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Greek fest, rib cook-off, fish fry and more: What’s happening in Hampton Roads

By Rekaya Gibson, The Virginian-Pilot,


Our picks for what’s happening in Hampton Roads:

Greek weekend

Get a taste and experience of the Williamsburg Greek Festival. Enjoy homemade cuisine, music and dancing. Dine in or carry out.

4 to 9 p.m. June 8; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. June 9 and 10; noon to 7 p.m. June 11. St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 4900 Mooretown Road, Williamsburg. 757-220-4284. Visit .


Barbecue celebration

Iron-Bound Gym is having a 40th Anniversary Barbecue party. Two Drummers Smokehouse is providing the food. Discounted drinks will be available in a souvenir cup. Cheers!

3 to 7 p.m. June 10. Billsburg Brewery, 2054 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. 757-229-5874. Tickets $10. Visit .


Rib competition

Vote for the “Rib Master Supreme” at the Rib Cook-Off. Eight competitors will be fighting for the title. Sip on some beer after licking your chops.

Noon to 4 p.m. June 11. Capstan Bar Brewing Co, 2036 Exploration Way, Hampton. 757-788-7276. Tickets $10. Visit .


Let’s taco-bout it

Meet your pals at 29th and Green Bistro for Taco Tuesday. Get lobster, beef, chicken and shrimp tacos. A vegan option is also available.

3 to 10 p.m. June 13. 2274 Executive Dr., Hampton. 757-527-4043. Visit .


Other events to explore

Winemaker Dinner: 6 to 9 p.m. June 7. Aldo’s Ristorante, 1860 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757-491-1111. Visit . Hosted by Jeff Cohn Cellars.

Fish Fry: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 9. American Legion Post 280, 469 N. Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake. 757-547-2120. Tickets $15. Visit .

Juneteenth Community Unity Cookout: 4 to 7 p.m. June 9. Mill Point Park, 100 Eaton St., Hampton. 757-848-1152. Hosted by Harvest Church of Hampton.

Bingo Tea: 2 to 4 p.m. June 11. The English Rose Tea Room, 3101 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach.757-498-1011. Reservation required. Tickets $35. Visit .

Rekaya Gibson, 757-295-8809, ; on Twitter, @gibsonrekaya

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