There are many events and activities that take place throughout the year.
The Spring Arts Festival features a juried art show, live music, and food vendors. The Seafood Festival is a two-day event that features fresh seafood, live music, and a parade. And the Oyster Roast is a fun-filled event that features oysters, beer, and live music. There are also a number of festivals and events that celebrate the fall season, such as the Cape Charles Apple Festival and the Cape Charles Pumpkin Festival.There are also a number of events and activities that take place during the winter, such as the Cape Charles Winterfest and the Cape Charles Polar Bear Plunge.