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.
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Taste the Season
The city is full of lights. Window displays sparkle with the magic of the season and holiday music fills the air. Not only is...
Here’s The Catch
Photo Credit: Kayak Kevin Striper Season is here in Norfolk Reel it in this season in Norfolk's admired Ocean View! It's...
4th Annual Holiday Yule Log Bonfire and Christmas Market is Here!
Sing Carols by the Bonfire, Enjoy Live Entertainment, and Shop for the Holidays at the 4th Annual Holiday Yule Log Bonfire and...
Grab a Book and Find a Nook in Norfolk
Book worms, no fear; Norfolk is here, catering to the classic reader who joneses for a turn of the page and all of his or her...
10 Places to Get Your Oyster Fix in Norfolk
A visit to Norfolk is incomplete without a round of freshly shucked oysters. We love to eat them a million different ways –...
Your Guide to a Fall Day in Ocean View
A fall day in Norfolk’s Ocean View means the perfect amount of nip in the briny air. Pair that with the views and offerings...
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!