3540 Kiptopeke Dr, Virginia Beach Virginia
Since 1963, Kiptopeke has been the site of bird population studies. Kiptopeke offers recreational access to the Chesapeake Bay
along with an opportunity to explore a unique habitat featuring a major flyway for migratory birds, rare animal species, and a coastal dune environment. Volunteers capture, examine, weigh, band and release resident and migratory birds in September and October of each year.
Full service and tent campsites, a boat ramp, a seasonal fishing pier, picnic areas, hiking trails, and a guarded swimming area with playground are offered at the park.
Other Virginia State Parks nearby:
(Virginia Beach) False Cape State Park
(Virginia Beach) First Landing State Park and Nature Area
12/08 Coming to The Virginia Beach area
Hampton Roads Greek Festival Hampton Roads VA May30-June2 Winner of the Peninsula Gold Award for best outdoor festival in 2012.
Virginia Pork Festival Emporia VA June12 The Virginia Pork Festival is one of the East Coast's largest food festivals, combines outstanding pork dishes with continuous live music from multiple stages.
66th Annual Hard Crab Derby Crisfield MD August30-September1 Held at the Somers Cove Marina. Crab Races, Crab Cooking Contest, Crab Picking contest, Parade, Skiff Races, Boat Docking Contest, Crafts, Carnival, Games, Swim Meet, Entertainment, Fresh Seafood
Richmond's Original Italian Street Festival Richmond VA September28-29 Richmond's 17th Street Market will be magically transformed into an authentic Italian village for this year’s 8th Annual Italian Festival.
St. Mary's County Oyster Fest Leonardtown MD October19-20 Oysters served up raw, scalded, grilled on the barbie, on bread, on the half shell, stewed, nude, cooked in savory sauces, in salads, even in desserts, just about every way imaginable and then some.