Articles in Festivals

Downtown Norfolk - and Olde Towne Portsmouth – Where Happy Holidays Happen.

by Jessica Kliner on

Downtown Norfolk - and Olde Towne Portsmouth – Where Happy Holidays Happen. A breathtaking illuminated skyline, giant Christmas trees, beautiful decorations, scheduled snowfalls, a winter wonderland and all the holiday festivities you can imagine. ... Read full article

The Pungo Strawberry Festival

by Kathy Hieatt on

On Memorial Day weekend, the Pungo Strawberry Festival will return to Virginia Beach, celebrating “The Sweet Taste of Pungo”.The event kicks off with a parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 27, and continues through Sunday, May 28. ... Read full article


by Cristina Angelo on

Waffletina is a Norfolk, VA based pop-up serving liѐge style waffle sandwiches. Think of us as a food truck without a truck, popping up at local breweries and beer bars in and around Norfolk. You can find us on Sunday afternoons based breweries.... Read full article

In Chesapeake, the great outdoors are a great escape.

by City of Chesapeake on

Just minutes from the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, any season is the perfect season to bring your friends or family to Chesapeake, Virginia. It’s an outdoor lovers’ paradise with plenty of activities for those who need an escape from life’s stresses - ... Read full article

Walkin’ on Sunshine in Smithfield

by Lois Tokarz on

There’s no better way to enjoy a “staycation,” taking in all the delights of the summer season in a relaxed, laid back spot than a visit to Smithfield. This enchanting hamlet offers all the allure of a small town - a historic Main Street.... Read full article

Virginia International Tattoo

by Corrie Smith on

“Words cannot explain the Virginia International Tattoo other than to say it's the most amazing and inspiring gathering of military bands, drill teams, and performers from the U.S. service branches and from militaries around the world. It gave me goo... Read full article