| Mar 4, 2011
| 8:47 AM
Need Mardi Gras party ideas? Start with a simmering pot of etouffee, a big king cake, Cajun-inspired tunes and others tips on hosting your own Mardi Gras celebration from Evite.com:
Make your house vibrant with the traditional Mardi Gras...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:26 PM
Virginia Symphony Orchestra — Tchaikovsky's "Capriccio Italien." 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11. Ferguson Center for the Arts, 1 University Place, Newport News. Tickets start at $20.
Coliseum Central Holiday Parade Presented by Peninsula Town...
| May 20, 2011
| 11:24 AM
At long last, summer is about to arrive — at least in name — and with it a bumper crop of outdoor festivities, from a pirate fest in Virginia to a watermelon-seed-spitting soiree in Texas. For more fun in the sun there's Coney Island's wacky...