Welcome to Norfolk, VA.
Nor-fok, or Naw-fok, no matter how you pronounce it, the experience will always be the same: fun, vibrant entertainment and culture, delicious cuisine and 144 miles of shoreline waiting to be explored!
With the Chesapeake Bay, Atlantic ocean and countless rivers in our backyard, you are never far from the water. Norfolk's thriving arts community welcomes you into its studios, galleries and up and down the streets of downtown, the NEON Arts District and beyond. If you’re looking for world-class cuisine, look no further! From traditional Southern fare to a wide range of nouveau and international offerings Norfolk’s eateries offer something for everyone – and every appetite.
Top Stories & Events
Spring Forward Into Festival Season
Spring is in the air, and you’re probably more than ready to get out and about. So here are some upcoming outdoor springtime...
Burning Up! Summer Art in Norfolk, VA
Burning Up: Summer Art in Norfolk, VA! Things are heating up in Norfolk this summer! Whether you have been studying the works of...
10 Best Eats in Ocean View
The 10 Best Eats in OV Looking to grab a bite and enjoy the salty sea breeze down by the Bay? Check out these 10 best local Ocean...
2017 First Fridays Downtown Street Party Season Schedule
The fifth season of Downtown Norfolk Council’s First Fridays street parties start Friday, April 7 at the Downtown campus of...
5 Interesting Facts About Ocean View
Do you know these five interesting facts about Ocean View, located on the Chesapeake Bay in Norfolk? A famous wooden roller...
8 Ways to Enjoy the Water When Visiting Norfolk
8 WAYS TO ENJOY THE WATER WHEN VISITING NORFOLK With 144 miles of shoreline waiting to be explored, with the Chesapeake...
Things To Do in Norfolk
From traditional Southern fare to a wide range of nouveau and international offerings, you'll find it right here in Norfolk!
It's four seasons of fun in Norfolk with exciting celebrations all year long. Check out our signature events and festivals happening around the city.
From sun up to sun down – there's so much for your kids to do and see in Norfolk, VA. The fun never ends!