Celebrate Pride All June

Norfolk is bursting with pride all June, from lively kick-off fests to the city’s signature boat parade. Support the LGBTQ+ community while having a blast at any of these events.

How Do You Say Norfolk?

Nor-FOLK? NOR-fik? NAW-fik? NOR-FUK? Here’s the verdict.

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Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, Virginia is a city on the water, but never watered down. Built on character, by characters, we’re a melting pot of people, cultures, and ideas.

Downtown

Norfolk’s walkable, waterfront downtown is the urban hub of the city full of shopping, entertainment, restaurants and excitement!

Historic Freemason District

The city’s oldest standing neighborhood, Historic Freemason features beautiful tree-lined cobblestone streets, manicured gardens, historic homes and water views.

NEON DISTRICT

The creative center of the city, NEON’s 80+ pieces of public art, live performances and eclectic restaurants are destined to inspire.

GHENT

Ghent is filled with character, culture and delicious cuisine — not to mention tons of eclectic eateries, unique shops, art galleries and antique stores.

Chelsea

Chelsea is one of the most walkable and bikeable neighborhoods in the city, with the celebrated Elizabeth River Trail (ERT) passing through the center.

park place / Railroad district

Lined with local breweries, eateries and street murals, the industrial neighborhoods of Park Place/Railroad District are sure to get any visit on the right track.

Riverview

From zoo animals to wildly delicious restaurants, the LGBTQ+ friendly neighborhood of Riverview truly has something for everyone.

Larchmont / lochhaven

Next door to Old Dominion University, Larchmont and Lochhaven are home to history, local restaurants, outdoor fun and perfect water views.

Oceanview

The relaxing beachside communities of Ocean View and East Beach are the perfect place to unwind with fresh seafood, sand and sun!

Military Highway

Ideal for people on the move, Military Highway plays host to Norfolk International Airport and an abundance of shopping options.

What’s happening

Events This Week

OV Mermaid Fest, Pride in Ghent, Tides games, a captivating Ed Talk and more in Norfolk.
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June Events Heat Up

With Juneteenth, Pride, Father’s Day and all the live concerts you can imagine, June is proof that things are heating up this summer.
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Unique Wedding Venues in Norfolk

Your love doesn’t fit into a category, and neither do these destinations. No matter what you love, there’s a location to help you celebrate that and incorporate your interests into the occasion for your Norfolk, Virginia wedding.
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Events

Every season is event season in Norfolk. See what’s on deck.

Jun182024

Prenatal

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ADP Corporate 5K

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An American Abroad: Florence Sloane in Europe, 1920s-1930s

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Lights Out for Safe Skies

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Early Days: Indigenous Art from the McMichael Canadian Art Collection

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MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE: PICTURING MARITIME CULTURE IN HAMPTON ROADS

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Tides Baseball Games 2024

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EdTalk: Black Cloud Rising

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Jun202024

Yoga at 9th Bay Beach

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Otter Spotter Workshop

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Yoga at Electrified Marina

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Yoga at Electrified Marina

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Ghent Farmers Market

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Jun232024

Hampton Roads PrideFest

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Jun222024

2024 OV Mermaid Fest

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Yoga at Maison Soleil

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Jun222024

Toddler Yoga

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East Beach Farmers Market (Weekly)

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Jun222024

Out on the Boat – Pride Boat Parade

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Nov152024

NEW: Norfolk Farmers Market at Monticello

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Jun222024

An Underground River: African American History along the ERT

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Sunday Dog Day at Botanical Gardens

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Big Bands on the Bay Summer Concert Series 2024

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Jun232024

Rescheduled: AJR The Maybe Man Tour

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Tidewater Blues Monday Night Blues Dancing

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Jun252024

Yoga At Maker’s Craft Brewery

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Jun262024

Summer Market at Afterglow

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Jun272024

Sunsets on the River Concerts at Hermitage

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Jun282024

US1061 presents Miller Lite Hot Country Nights: Dan Harrison

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Jun282024

Blackberry Smoke at NorVa

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Jun282024

Sunrise Yoga + Coffee On The River

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Aug302024

THANK GOODNESS IT’S OCEAN VIEW

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Jun292024

Vegan Health and Wellness Expo: Summer Edition

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Jun292024

Adventure Begins at Your Local Library Magic Show

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Jun302024

Massage For Yoga Teachers

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Jun302024

Nauticus 30th Anniversary

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Jul022024

Prenatal Yoga

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The Latest

Read our blog for the latest — and greatest — happenings in the city.

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Norfolk Admirals Full 2024-25 Schedule

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What’s in Season in Norfolk: Spring 2024

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Holiday Experiences in Norfolk, Richmond and Virginia Beach

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Norfolk Juneteenth Events

When Juneteenth became officially recognized as a federal holiday in 2021, it marked a pivotal moment in African…
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June 2024 Pride Events in Norfolk

Norfolk is bursting with pride all June, from lively kick-off fests to the city’s signature boat…
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June 2024 Events Guide

Look, June is so packed with events in Norfolk, VA that we couldn’t possibly fit them all here or else you’d be scrolling…
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