A Preview of 2024 Festival Season
Where will you find yourself this spring? We look ahead at the Virginia International Tattoo, HarborFest, Wine Fest and more.
CHART YOUR COURSE
Our city is your city. Use the menu below to customize your Norfolk experience.
Where to Eat Brunch This Weekend
From pillowy biscuits to piled-high Benedicts and waffles topped with all the fixings, brunch in Norfolk never disappoints.
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.
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.
The creative center of the city, NEON’s 80+ pieces of public art, live performances and eclectic restaurants are destined to inspire.
Ghent is filled with character, culture and delicious cuisine — not to mention tons of eclectic eateries, unique shops, art galleries and antique stores.
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.
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.
The relaxing beachside communities of Ocean View and East Beach are the perfect place to unwind with fresh seafood, sand and sun!
Ideal for people on the move, Military Highway plays host to Norfolk International Airport and an abundance of shopping options.
March 2024 Spring Events
Norfolk St. Patrick’s Day 2024
2024 Festival Season Lineup
Every season is event season in Norfolk. See what’s on deck.
Zach Nugent’s Dead SetLearn More
THE DAWN IS OURS: AMANDA GORMAN TEXTILES FROM SOUTH AFRICALearn More
Trey Kennedy Grow UpLearn More
Norfolk Admirals 2023-2024 ScheduleLearn More
Trey KennedyLearn More
Paul McCartney Photographs 1963-64: Eyes of the StormLearn More
Yoga at Waters Edge WineryLearn More
Yoga at Reaver NFKLearn More
Norfolk Flea MarketLearn More
Sunday Dog DayLearn More
Canceled: Bryan Adams So Happy It Hurts Tour 2024Learn More
Prenatal YogaLearn More
The Three MusketeersLearn More
Girl’s Night OutLearn More
30th Annual Shamrockin’ In GhentLearn More
Madama ButterflyLearn More
Church Street Jazz Series presents Alex BugnonLearn More
Carmina BuranaLearn More
Regency Masquerade Ball for PreservationLearn More
Carmina BuranaLearn More
2024 MEAC Basketball TournamentLearn More
The Cancelled Podcast TourLearn More
Family Twilight Trek 24′Learn More
Wanda Sykes Please and Thank You TourLearn More
What Happened to RNB?Learn More
Shamrocks and ShenanigansLearn More
Hampton Roads Harp FestivalLearn More
THE LOXLearn More
Into the Woods Adventure DayLearn More
Norfolk Saint Patrick’s Day ParadeLearn More
Check out the latest — and greatest — happenings in the city.