Events 2021-06-23T10:56:11-04:00


NVBIA hosts a number of events annually, including networking opportunities, regional development and educational events, professional development programs and more.

Legislative Update Breakfast

NVBIA’s legislative breakfast and roundtable discussion provide participants with an overall update of the yearly General Assembly session and its impact on the homebuilding industry from both the state and local perspective.

Real Estate Outlook – April 21, 2021

Join our Real Estate Outlook Conference for presentations of emerging trends in real estate. Hear from industry veterans and development visionaries on their key insight into forces and economics that are shaping the real estate business in our region at the local, state and national levels.

Crawfish Boil – June 10, 2021

NVBIA’s annual Crawfish Boil is the first of three seafood-themed throughout the year. Members are able to network with hundreds of members while enjoying this authentically prepared southern delicacy.

Food Truck Festival – POSTPONED

There is something tasty for everyone from our food trucks and beverage center! Whether you join us for a meal, to catch up on industry news, or just good ol’ outdoor socialization, the 2nd Annual Food Truck Festival is the perfect event to network, catch up on all the industry news, and create new business opportunities.

NVBIA Golf Tournament – July 26, 2021

Meet the Builder – August 5, 2021

Meet the Builder is a Members-Only event that is a fun and exciting way to establish new relationships and reconnect with home builders and remodelers.  Think of it as “speed-dating” with CEOs, CFOs, owners and purchasing managers from NVBIA’s national, regional, local and custom builders. Each builder has its own exhibit space at the event.  Associates will have five minutes of uninterrupted time to discuss their products and services with each builder.  It is a perfect opportunity for Associates to get in front of our Builder members’ decision makers in a single night.

President’s Ball and Scholarship Raffle – August 14, 2021

NVBIA’s annual President’s Ball invites members, local and state elected officials to welcome our incoming President along with the entire Leadership Team and Board of Directors.  This black-tie optional evening event will begin with a reception and is followed with a formal dinner and dancing.

Crab Feast – August 19, 2021

The Annual Crab Feast is NVBIA’s most popular summer event!  In addition to Maryland crabs, attendees can enjoy plenty of shrimp, hot dogs, hamburgers and all the fixins while networking with fellow NVBIA members and making new connections. We are excited to welcome the sound of Cosmic Cowboy and Texas Blues revivalist, The Snake Farmers.

Chili Cook Off – September 14, 2021

Oyster Roast – September 23, 2021

Parade of Homes – September 25 & 26,2021

Northern Virginia’s largest open-house home tour is a two-day event, attracting thousands of visitors from the greater Washington Metropolitan and Northern Virginia areas. This self-guided tour will take place the weekend of October 3rd and 4th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Parade of Homes will also highlight builders who have benefited NVBIA’s charitable organization, HANV, which builds and renovates housing for the homeless.

This event spans Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties. A complete list of locations and communities is available at vaparade.com.

Great American Living Awards – October 14, 2021

The Great American Living Awards (GALA) program is the most prestigious residential design, sales and marketing competition in the metropolitan Washington market. Builders, developers, architects, sales, marketing, merchandising and advertising professionals have judged these awards for more than 50 years, and to win a GALA is considered to be named the “best of the best.”

Explore additional events on our Events Calendar