Posts Categorized: norfolk

Celebrating the Fourth of July in Virginia Beach 2016

  Here’s your guide to the best July 4th Parties in VA Beach     The Fourth of July is a special time of celebration across the United States. No matter where you go, communities come together to commemorate our nation’s independence. But if you’re a visitor to Virginia Beach, you probably don’t know where to… Read more »

LanternAsia at the Norfolk Botanical Garden

  This special showcase of Asian works of art will be leaving soon. Come experience the colorful lantern and light displays.     LanternAsia is a special exhibit that has taken over the Norfolk Botanical Garden this spring. I love attending local events, and this one is definitely worth the cost of admission. LanternAsia has… Read more »

Jump into Nature at the Norfolk Botanical Garden

  If you’re longing for a walk among the trees and flowers while on your Virginia Beach Vacation, come explore the Norfolk Botanical Garden     The Norfolk Botanical Garden is like nowhere else in the Coastal Virginia region. No matter what time of year you come, there is tons to explore, tons to see… Read more »

The Seven Venues of Norfolk – Arts & Entertainment

  A Vacation to Virginia Beach is not complete without visiting one of the seven venues in nearby Norfolk   The Seven Venues in Norfolk, VA, is dedicated to bringing arts, culture and entertainment to the region. If you need a night away from the beach, if you’d like to see a great show or… Read more »

Chrysler Hall in Norfolk: Performing Art, Entertainment & Beauty

    If it’s the performing arts you want to experience while vacationing in Virginia Beach, there is no finer place than Norfolk’s Chrysler Hall!   This past Saturday, I returned to Chrysler Hall. This performing arts center has stood as a beacon of art and culture in Coastal Virginia for as long as I… Read more »

Virginia Zoo’s Cutest Cubs

By: Kearsten Walden In honor of Women’s History Month, Norfolk museums will offer free admission to six local organizations on Saturday, March 12 for Museum Day Live!. This free admissions day encourages women and girls, especially of color in underserved communities, to explore their surroundings and have the opportunity to be impacted by history, culture,… Read more »

Restaurant Week 2016 is Coming to Coastal Virginia

  Foodies unite! Come Take Advantage of Great Deals at Amazing Restaurants   I have a dream of becoming a foodie. Someone who delves into culinary delights, and doesn’t resort to the local chain restaurant when going for a night out. Unfortunately, my food budget doesn’t line up with this dream. But a friend of… Read more »

2015 September Events in Norfolk, VA

  From celebrating ribs to the indie music scene, check out all of the 2015 September Events in Norfolk, VA! Just beyond the beach lies Norfolk, VA—the home to many craft breweries, unique restaurants, The Tides baseball team and so much more. Always brimming with excitement, this diverse city’s calendar of 2015 September Events in… Read more »

7 Pizza Spots Near Virginia Beach

  Craving pizza? Here are 7 pizza spots near Virginia Beach!   Crispy, yet chewy charred crust. Peppery marinara sauce smothered beneath my favorite toppings of salami, arugula, mushrooms and artichokes. These are the makings for my ideal pizza. There’s something to be said about the perfect slice of pie. Perfecting the ratio of sauce to crust… Read more »

Museums in Norfolk, VA

  Adventure outside of the Virginia Beach area to check out these amazing museums! 1. Chrysler Museum of Art Combining the love of art and people, the Chrysler Museum of Art offers a variety of exhibits, collections, programs and events that truly set them apart from any other art museum. FEATURES: Temporary and permanent exhibitions… Read more »