First Fridays After Party: October 4, 2019

First Fridays kicks off your night in Downtown Norfolk. But you don't have to go home: you CAN stay here. There is always a party going on somewhere in Downtown Norfolk. Here's what we suggest for October 4.

After First Fridays

Happy Hours and Specials

  • Enjoy happy hour specials at Brick Anchor Brew-House, including $3 well drinks, $4 house wine, $1.50 off VA draft beers, and $1 off VA bottled/canned beers, and some $6 food offerings.
  • Friday is Steak Night at Tap It Local from 5pm-9pm - $15.00 for steak served with red skin mashed potatoes and Brussels sprouts. They will also have happy hour drinks available, $2 well drinks, $4 wine, and $5 drafts.
  • Grab a delicious full meal at Freemason Abbey with their special $30 October Three Course Menu.
  • Happy hour is on at Hell's Kitchen from 4pm-7pm, featuring $2.50 single shot well liquor drinks, Bud Light, Budweiser, Miller Lite, Coors Light, Yuengling, Michelob Ultra bottles, and Bud Light draft, $2 PBR draft, and 1/2 off select appetizers (snack sized smaller portions).
  • Hair of the Dog's happy hour is perfect for before, during, or after First Fridays. It goes from 2pm-9pm and includes half off appetizers and drinks.
  • 219 Bistro will have happy hour available from 3pm-7pm.
  • It's Shrimp Night at 456 Fish, and happy hour goes from 4pm-7pm in their bar & lounge. 456 Fish will also be offering their Friday Night Flights special: choose any 3 wines by the glass for $9.
  • Norfolk Seafood Co. & Big Easy Oyster Bar will have happy hour at their bar from 4pm-7pm.
  • Leone's will have happy hour in their bar and lounge from 4pm-7pm.
  • You can enjoy the evening at Southern Eats, where happy hour goes from 3pm-7pm, featuring $3 Blue Moon, Pacifico’s, Angry Orchard, Corona & Heineken, $2 domestics, $2 wells, $6 House Margaritas and 1800 Silver, and half off appetizers. 
  • Norfolk Tap Room will be offering $4.50 Beer Specials, $5 Sangrias, $5 Butter Beer, and $6 Tap Room Tea during their happy hour special.
  • Fill your belly at The Stockpot with Chorizo Dan Dan Noodles and a $3 Stockpot Transfusion, the See-Ya-Later-Summer Sake Sangria, available until they sell out!
  • The Barrel Room has happy hour from 4pm-7pm, offering $4 premium wells and  house wines, $1 off all beers, and $6 select appetizers.
  • Grace O'Malley's Irish Pub & Restaurant has happy hour from 11am-7pm.
  • Hilton Norfolk The Main has three different happy hours to offer:
    • Saltine - $.50 James River Oysters/$1 Peel N Eat Shrimp
    • Grain - $3 Domestics, $4 Craft Beers, $4 Specialty Wines, $5 Beer Cocktails AND $5 Tots, Chicken Tenders, Potato Pancakes, Pickle Fries
    • Varia - $3 Domestics, $4 Cocktails, $5 Glasses of Wine ---  Pick any 3 Tapas Menu Items for $21 OR $5 – Garlic Knots, Pizetta, Traditional Bruschetta, Calamari, Baby Caesar Salad

Where to Eat

Downtown Norfolk's restaurants are some of the best in the city, and at First Fridays, you're smack dab in the middle of them all. Check out our favorite First Fridays restaurant picks.