Virginia Arts Festival

  • 440 Bank St.
  • Norfolk, VA 23510
  • P: 757-282-2800  |  Tickets: 877-741-ARTS

Established in 1997, the Virginia Arts Festival is a non-profit organization created by the City of Norfolk. Every spring, renowned artists from around the world congregate in Hampton Roads to bring music, dance, and theatre. The Virginia Arts Festival sponsors events with very gifted artists from many branches of the entertainment industry. Presented at such events are representatives of the worlds of ballet, classical music, Caribbean and Reggae music, and interpretative dance, as well as legends of the jazz world, country and rock and roll music icons, sketch comedy groups, and more.

Attractions
Attractions
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  • October 21, 2017
  • Trumpeter Bruce Harris, a regular at such famed New York hot spots as Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola and...

  • November 18, 2017
  • Norfolk-born saxophonist Charlie Young, a spectacular soloist and member of the legendary Duke...

  • December 2, 2017
  • This out-of-the-box performer puts her own spin on classics by artists ranging from Cole Porter and...

  • December 9, 2017
  • The Virginia Arts Festival and SevenVenues are giving jazz fans a reason to come together and...

  • January 20, 2018
  • Legendary L.A. cool saxophonist Rickey Woodard, a staple of the famed Concord record label as both a...

  • February 17, 2018
  • Sizzling vocalist Charenee Wade, whose recently released album Offering: The Music of Gil...

  • February 23, 2018
  • Feel the heat! In this dazzling show, high-energy Caribbean and West African music blend with...

  • March 2, 2018
  • It’s clear why this iconic American dance powerhouse “has created a unique and enduring bond with...

  • March 3, 2018
  • It’s clear why this iconic American dance powerhouse “has created a unique and enduring bond with...

  • March 4, 2018
  • It’s clear why this iconic American dance powerhouse “has created a unique and enduring bond with...

  • March 10, 2018
  • Swinging singer Veronica Swift, who at just 22 has broken hearts singing torch songs and other...

  • April 7, 2018
  • Guitarist Peter Bernstein, whose sought-after sound has graced gigs and recordings alongside such...