Posts Categorized: norfolk

Stars & Stripes Explosion 2018

  July 4, 2018     Location On the beach at 24th Street Dairy Queen Grill & Chill 17th Street Park 31st Street Park Multiple live performances on oceanfront stages will attract thousands of visitors and residents of Virginia Beach to a “star-spangled” salute to this great country of ours at Stars & Stripes Explosion… 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 »

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 »

Summer Brewfest in Norfolk, VA

  Come out to Downtown Norfolk’s summer beer festival! WHEN: July 10, 2015 Friday – 5-9 p.m. (FREE)   WHERE: Town Point Park in Downtown Norfolk, VA   WHAT TO EXPECT: More than 36 brews on tap Family fun Live entertainment Along the Elizabeth River   PRICING: Online ticket purchasing coming soon! In the meantime,… Read more »

Norfolk, Virginia Maritime Attractions Coupons

   There are several maritime-themed attractions in Norfolk—use these coupons to save!     1. VICTORY ROVER 1 Waterside Drive, Downtown Norfolk, VA / 757-627-7406 / www.navalbasecruises.com Accommodating up to 149 guests, Victory Rover cruises the waters of the Elizabeth River and Hampton Roads Harbor as the Captain presents an intriguing and fun commentary over… Read more »