| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Labor Day weekend in Las Vegas will be witness to a flurry of special activities -- concerts, comedy and, yes, cocktails. They’re timed to mark the unofficial end of summer.
Here are 10 events that may pique your interest:
Black Sabbath: The...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 12:25 PM
A lecture by author Maya Angelou scheduled for May 2 at Chrysler Hall has been postponed.
According to a news release, Angelou’s health is the cause of the delay. Angelou turned 85 in early April.
The talk was to coincide with the Norfolk...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Barbie isn't quite ready to move in, yet.
The opening of Barbie The Dreamhouse Experience at Sawgrass Mills mall has been postponed till May 8.
The life-size Barbie house with an "endless" closet, elevator, "glitterizer" and other engaging...
| May 16, 2013
| 5:48 AM
What is the appetite these days for the kind of entertainment put out by the likes of the Backstreet Boys? And if Backstreet’s back (alright!), can Aaron Carter get some of that?
One of the most popular acts in the boy-band resurgence of the...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 3:16 PM
In wake of Saturday night's shortened Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers concert at the Fonda in Hollywood, the artist and band issued a statement regarding the action. The concert, the fourth of a six-gig residency at the 1,300-seat Hollywood venue, was cut...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:52 AM
It was a busy morning for concert announcements. The nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Portsmouth unveiled details of shows by Phoenix (Aug. 30) and Hank Williams Jr. (Aug. 31.) Also, the Icelandic band Sigur Ros will play Norfolk on Sept. 24.
The Sigur Ros...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced that they will offer refunds to attendees of Saturday night’s shortened gig at the Fonda. Petty’s set, one of six at the 1,300-capacity venue, was shut down early after fire marshals deemed the...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:26 AM
If you are looking to do something different, and a new crowd to do it with, FAT Village is the place to be this weekend.
That’s when Josh Miller throws out the welcome mat, rolls out the grill and dishes out free burgers and dogs for BBQ Friday...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:36 PM
The Chesapeake Bayhawks are the defending Major League Lacrosse champions, so it's fitting that no team will be better represented at next month's All-Star Game.
Eight Bayhawks were chosen to play July 13 at American Legion Memorial Stadium in...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Wednesday for a second show added to Grammy-winning salsero Marc Anthony’s tour stop at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, where he’ll perform Aug 23-24.
Tickets for the Vivir Mi Vida World Tour 2013 perfomances...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:48 AM
This year's American Music Festival, happening Labor Day weekend in Virginia Beach, will a feature a host of big bands including Daughtry, Barnenaked Ladies, Smash Mouth and Robert Randolph and the Family Band.
Festival performances take place on or...