Our Events include:

Meet The Mixologist, A Happier Happy Hour [Virginia Beach] | Your favorite Coastal Virginia bartenders serve up four tastings for one price and offer tips, tricks, and recipes monthly at Chesapeake Bay Distillery. [LINK]

Classes at TASTE [Norfolk, Virginia Beach] | Classes at this gourmet grocer include Ales + Eats, Bottles + Bites, and Chef’s Table, fun and informative ways to learn more about beer tasting and wine and food pairing, and to pick up recipes while enjoying dinner from your favorite Coastal Virginia chefs. [LINK]

Classes at The Muse Writer’s Center [Norfolk] | Learn how to write a cookbook, or perhaps start a food blog. Pitch restaurant reviews to magazines and newspapers, or find out techniques to take the best food photos with your phone. A number of food media-related classes are taught throughout the year. [LINK]

Private Events/Other Events | VAEATS publisher Patrick Evans-Hylton is available to host Private Events at your next gathering, including wine tastings, food writing/photography classes, or to speak on a number of subjects including how to write restaurant reviews, or the history of food in Virginia. Reach him through our Contact page. [LINK]

Calendar of Events | From the Bay to the Blue Ridge and Beyond, there is always something delicious happening in Virginia. Visit our Calendar on to see the Commonwealth's most current culinary events. [LINK]

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