Who says cotton candy, clambakes, and Ferris wheels don't mix? Find these and more at the following seasonal seaside celebrations.
Poquoson, Virginia, October 17-19, 2014
This three-day staple on the fall calendar of the Virginia Peninsula draws nearly 50,000 people to celebrate the heritage of the Chesapeake Bay Waterman. With over 150 arts and craft vendors, 25 food vendors, and a plethora of commercial exhibits, every picky palate and creative soul will be satisfied. Check out the aunnal 5k run and workboat races that kick off the festival each year, and be sure to pick up a tasty crab cake!
Admission is free. 757/868-3580 or poquosonseafoodfestival.com.