Coastal Virginia Magazine - May-June 2019

Terrapin Restaurant Remodels

Terrapin Chef-owner Rodney Einhorn’s Oceanfront fine dining exemplar, Terrapin, recently got a major facelift, its first since opening in 2006. Designed by Einhorn’s wife, Amanda, and Elizabeth Blackmon, wife of managing partner Brian Williams, the look is lighter, brighter. Color…

CoVa Battle of the Burgers 2019

CoVa Battle of the Burgers returned for its second year to crown Coastal Virginia’s best burger on the Southside and Peninsula with two separate events on Saturday, April 27 at the Military Aviation Museum in Virginia Beach and Saturday, May…

New Realm Brewing’s New Restaurant

Spanish-Style Tomato Braised Pork Meatballs over Ashland Mill Grits with basil and mozzarella The beloved Atlanta-based brewery that joined the Virginia Beach brew scene last August has added a new and very tasty component to its offerings. In mid-April, New…

Peninsula Fine Arts Center Artini

What does an art organization do when it’s undergoing construction but still hosting a fabulous event? Spin it into the theme, that’s what. Peninsula Fine Arts Center (PFAC) hosted their annual Artini fundraiser on Friday, March 8 at Christopher Newport…

ECMC Aims to Make Coastal Virginia the Indie Music Capital

Dreadnot, performer at ECMC 2019 The East Coast Music Conference (ECMC) is being held May 9­–12 at various venues in Downtown Norfolk. The four-day event is comprised of sessions geared to musicians and industry professionals and will feature live performances…