Sports Events

Norfolk is home to Harbor Park, a AAA baseball stadium located on the Elizabeth River in downtown Norfolk . Once rated the best minor league stadium by Baseball America, it is home to the Norfolk Tides minor league baseball affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles'. Opened in 1971, Scope Arena, also located in downtown Norfolk, plays host to a variety of sporting events, most notably the American Hockey League (AHL) Norfolk Admirals. Let’s not forget college football! The Norfolk State Spartans football team represents Norfolk State University in Division I FCS college football. The team plays their home games at William "Dick" Price Stadium in Norfolk; and the Old Dominion Monarchs football team is the college football program for Old Dominion University.