Welcome to Norfolk, VA.

Take a tour of the Elizabeth River harboron a majestic tall ship, sip on some of the best wines around at Mermaid Winery, Virginia’s very first urban winery, or watch world-renowned artists blow glass at the Chrysler Museum Glass Studio. If history is your thing, sign up for a boat or land tour of the world’s largest Naval Base, stop by the MacArthur Memorial, or walk the Cannonball Trail.

Still looking for reasons to visit Norfolk? You can jam out to some of the nation’s best music at the NorVA, named “Venue that Rocks” the hardest by Rolling Stones magazine.  There are antique shops, coffee houses & breweries galore in the hip, historic Ghent district just a few minutes from downtown. And Norfolk is friendly to our local environment with more than 45 registered LEED buildings as well as hotels, restaurants and attractions participating in the Virginia Green program.  There is truly something for everyone here!


Discover  Dynamic Norfolk 

Watch this video to learn about our vibrant, waterfront city in the heart of Coastal Virginia.  You will discover that Norfolk is a Distinct, Dynamic and Diverse place to
live, work and play.
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Historic Garden Week in Norfolk  
Each spring visitors are welcomed to more than 250 of Virginia's most beautiful gardens, homes and historic landmarks during "America's Largest Open House." Norfolk neighborhoods will play host to special tours in honor of Historic Garden Week. Visit>>

Get Ready for Great (Big) Weekend 
Three festivals (Virginia Beer Festival, Stockley Garden Arts Festival and the Norfolk Greek Festival)  two world class performances and one outrageously large duck. Norfolk is the place to be, especially May 16-18, 2014.. Visit>>

Downtown Farmers Market Returns
Located on Granby Street, "Green on the Green" is right in the heart of the downtown restaurant and shopping district within walking distance from many local hotelsand easily accessible by the Tide, Norfolk's light rail system. Visit>>

First Fridays Granby Street Party  
Bring your own lawn chairs or other seating to and make yourselves comfortable as the Downtown Norfolk Council is presenting First Friday Concerts again in 2014. Visit>>

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