our neighborhoods

Chelsea

Chelsea is one of the most walkable and bikeable neighborhoods in the city, with the celebrated Elizabeth River Trail (ERT) passing through the center.

Pet Friendly Activities

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Cuisine and Cocktails in Norfolk

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LGBTQ+ Resources

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Wine and Wineries

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Shopping in Norfolk

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Performing Arts

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Norfolk’s Holiday Gift Guide

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Family Time in Norfolk

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Norfolk Tour Company

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Water Sport Rentals

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Public Arts and Galleries

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Coffee and Desserts

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Seafood in the City

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Outdoor Dining

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Group Packages

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Being On The Water In Norfolk

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Festivals in Norfolk

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Outdoor Recreation In Norfolk

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Norfolk’s Top BBQ Joints

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Nightlife in Norfolk

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Arts and Entertainment in Norfolk

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History in Norfolk

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Bikeable Norfolk

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Sports in Norfolk

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Shop Like a Local

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Marinas

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Fishing

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Open Late

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Weekend Away

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Brew Norfolk

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LGBTQ+ Things To Do In Norfolk

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African American History in Norfolk

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Hampton Roads Pride

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Museums

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Multicultural Experiences in Norfolk

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The Latest

Check out the latest, and greatest, happenings in Norfolk’s Chelsea neighborhood.

July 2022 Event Guide

Norfolk has a great lineup of July events to heat things up! From 4th of July fireworks, festivals and live music to foodie…
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Must-See Outdoor Public Art in Norfolk, VA

Norfolk’s public art not only distinguishes us from other cities, but also brings…
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Best Brunch Spots in Norfolk, VA

From pillowy biscuits to piled-high Benedicts and waffles topped with all the fixings, brunch in Norfolk…
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2022 Mother’s Day Events in Norfolk, VA

Cheers to all the moms, without you we wouldn’t be here! Thank you never seems like…
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Girlfriend Getaway to Norfolk

Hand the kids over to your significant other, put the dirty laundry down & grab your girl tribe…
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LGBTQ+ Norfolk Weekend Getaway

Recently named among the top 10 friendliest cities in the U.S. by Conde Nast Traveler , Norfolk is a…
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Attractions

Don’t miss these must-see attractions while you’re in Chelsea.

Plum Point Park

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Elizabeth River Trail

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Mermaids on Parade / Mermaid Trail

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Little Theatre of Norfolk

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Restaurants

They call Norfolk, “The City With Bite.” Find out why by trying a couple of these places while in Chelsea.

Benchtop Craft Brewing Company

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Smartmouth Brewing Company

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The Birch

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The Bakehouse at Chelsea

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Orapax

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Torch Bistro

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Neighborhood Guide

Norfolk is a unique city made up of bustling neighborhoods that each have their own character and vibe. From historic neighborhoods like Ghent to the urban waterfront of Downtown, Norfolk’s neighborhoods have something for everyone. 

Downtown

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Freemason

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NEON District

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Ghent

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Chelsea

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Park Place / Railroad District

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Riverview

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Larchmont / Lochhaven

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Oceanview

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Military Highway / Airport

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