2018 Upcoming Featured Events

From food and wine, live music, water sports and more, the Tides has all the makings of great memories! 


March 30th - April 1st

Join us at the Tides Inn, Saturday March 30th through Sunday, April 1st for a fun filled Easter weekend of live music , Chardonnay and Croquet, egg decorating and our annual Sunday morning Easter Egg Extravaganza egg hunt. Throughout the entire weekend, there will be plenty of family fun games and activities around the resort, as well as several opportunities to get out on the water. 

Please call (804) 438-4489 for further information or questions.


Saturday, April 14th, 11:00am - 5:00pm 

Get ready for a day full of great music from the Bobby Blackhat Band with Tom Euler - also Chris Stanley, delicious food, Virginia wines, and craft beer tastings, plus artisans, gifts, clothing, jewelry, fresh produce and so much more!

Tickets are $35 each for over 21, $20 for under 21. Your ticket includes unlimited craft beer tastings, a commemorative tasting glass, Virginia wine tastings and "Try Sailing" from Premier Sailing. 

Tickets are on sale now!

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May 6th, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Join us for our annual Classic Car Show!  We’ll have a wonderful sampling of cars from every decade on display on our par-3 golf course.  It will be a fun atmosphere with live music from The Meltones.  BBQ, other great food and refreshments available for purchase.  Admission is free!  To register a car, call 804-438-4489 or email activities@tidesinn.com.


Saturday, October 6, 3pm - 7pm 

The Tides Harvest Festival promises fun for all ages! Everyone will relax and enjoy food, games and entertainment on the Croquet Lawn. Savor seasonal food offerings along with Virginia craft beer and wine, cider and other beverages. Tap your feet or dance along to live musical entertainment. 

Join in the fun as we host our annual Tides Build-a-Scarecrow – we provide you with a frame and various items of clothing, decorations, etc., or you can bring your own. Prizes will be awarded - you could win tickets to Taste by the Bay at the Tides Inn on November 17th. 


Saturday, November 17, 11am - 5pm

“Wine, Food, Arts and Ale” - this highly anticipated sixth-year event will include samplings from Virginia wineries, Virginia craft breweries, tastings from local restaurants, live music, maritime attractions, and just in time for the holiday shopping season - a variety of artisan vendors. Tickets at tastebythebay.com.


Offering a Bay-to-Table experience through a morning excursion with an authentic, working Virginia waterman, lunch and a culinary demonstration by an experienced, gourmet, seafood chef.


Saturday, December 8, 11am - 4pm

The Tides Christmas Marketplace features live holiday music and specialty vendors carrying great gift ideas for anyone on your shopping list – bring your friends and make a day of it! The Chesapeake Restaurant will feature specialty drinks and blue plate specials that are sure to whet your appetite. Relax and enjoy a hot cocoa in front of our fire and immerse yourself in holiday cheer. Bring your whole family – the kids will enjoy cookie decorating, ornament painting, or put together a  gingerbread house - hosted by Mrs. Claus herself!

Please contact our Activities Department at (804) 438-4489 for further information or questions.