Articles in Outdoors

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

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

Pleasure House Oysters

by Captain Chris Ludford on

The family is currently cultivating oysters and clams on five farm locations totaling about 40 acres of leased river bottom throughout the Lynnhaven. The oysters of the Lynnhaven are world famous dating back to their discovery in 1607.... 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