VisitNorfolk

VisitNorfolk VisitNorfolk is a non-profit that positively promotes the City of Norfolk's unique experiences and expansive amenities to residents and visitors as the best city of its kind to start, study and stay.
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Nestled where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, Norfolk is the cultural, financial and entertainment heart of the Virginia waterfront. Norfolk is perfect for boaters, families, meetings, conventions, reunions, romantic getaways and more. Our Core Values: Appreciation- we want you to know we're happy you're here Community- we grow, and go together - a rising tide lifts all ships Diversity- we welcome and celebrate a melting pot of people, cultures and ideas Ingenuity- we face challenges with action, creativity and tenacity Malleability- we encourage, embrace and enable positive change Authenticity- we stay true to ourselves, our history and our heart

Nestled where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, Norfolk is the cultural, financial and entertainment heart of the Virginia waterfront. Norfolk is perfect for boaters, families, meetings, conventions, reunions, romantic getaways and more. Our Core Values: Appreciation- we want you to know we're happy you're here Community- we grow, and go together - a rising tide lifts all ships Diversity- we welcome and celebrate a melting pot of people, cultures and ideas Ingenuity- we face challenges with action, creativity and tenacity Malleability- we encourage, embrace and enable positive change Authenticity- we stay true to ourselves, our history and our heart

Mission: VisitNorfolk is the official tourism promotion agency for the city of Norfolk, Virginia, and a travel and visitor resource for information on hotels, packages, attractions, events and things to do.

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Happy Galentine's Day! ๐Ÿ’• Grab your girls for a socially distanced day out this month at some of our cutest places, like ...
02/13/2021

Happy Galentine's Day! ๐Ÿ’• Grab your girls for a socially distanced day out this month at some of our cutest places, like Grain's rooftop patio or the sunny front porch of Press 626 Wine Bar ๐Ÿฅ‚
๐Ÿ“ท Dommy Lolo

Your NorFORK Friday feature comin' atcha today from Colley Coach House ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿณ where you'll find menu options like this Pan S...
02/13/2021

Your NorFORK Friday feature comin' atcha today from Colley Coach House ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿณ where you'll find menu options like this Pan Seared Dry Packed Scallops dish with dirty rice, French cut string beans, romesco and a sunny side up duck egg

"One of our favorite family activities is spending the day at our local zoo! Naia gets to run around and look at all the...
02/12/2021

"One of our favorite family activities is spending the day at our local zoo! Naia gets to run around and look at all the animals while we feel safe outdoors and social distancing! Naiaโ€™s favorite animals to watch has to be the giraffe and the monkeys!" ๐Ÿฆ’๐Ÿ’
- Ruu Amine of ruu_travels at The Virginia Zoo

Looking for something fun to do around the city? ๐Ÿฅณ Weโ€™ve got you covered with a calendar full of safe Norfolk events on ...
02/12/2021
Norfolk Events Calendar | Norfolk Events & Things to Do

Looking for something fun to do around the city? ๐Ÿฅณ Weโ€™ve got you covered with a calendar full of safe Norfolk events on our website!

Looking for what to do in Norfolk, VA? View the local events calendar to find holiday, arts, music, nightlife, festivals, kid-friendly and sports events.

A fantastic feature by The 700 Club on Negro League legend and Norfolk native Sam Allen, a beloved and frequent visitor ...
02/11/2021
Major Leaguer Sam Allen on Faith, Family & Baseball

A fantastic feature by The 700 Club on Negro League legend and Norfolk native Sam Allen, a beloved and frequent visitor to Norfolk Tides' Harbor Park with an outstanding baseball backstory โšพ๏ธ
#BlackHistoryMonth

In 2020, the MLB recognized the Negro Leagues as a major league making Sam Allen an even greater inspiration to his hometown of Norfolk, Virginia. Sam Allen shares his story of faith, family, and a love of baseball.

Congrats to Norfolk's own small-biz owner, Erica, of Sugar and Grace Co. for being featured on Good Morning America! ๐Ÿ•ฏ๏ธ ...
02/10/2021
'GMA' Deals & Steals celebrating Black-owned small businesses

Congrats to Norfolk's own small-biz owner, Erica, of Sugar and Grace Co. for being featured on Good Morning America! ๐Ÿ•ฏ๏ธ You can find S+G Co. inside Selden Market to make your own DIY candles.

Score exclusive savings on Tory Johnson's latest deals.

Nestled among the cobblestone streets of Freemason is the boutique inn and restaurant, Four Eleven York. Enjoy a romanti...
02/10/2021

Nestled among the cobblestone streets of Freemason is the boutique inn and restaurant, Four Eleven York. Enjoy a romantic getaway or staycation here and slumber like a royal on a Hypnos mattress (the exclusive supplier of mattresses for the residences of the Royal Family) and take a much needed deep soak in their volcanic limestone soaking tub.
More getaway options ๐Ÿ‘‰ http://bit.ly/3bC2Chy

National Pizza Day is here! ๐Ÿ• Benny Damato's will be serving up heart-shaped pizzas on Cupidโ€™s holiday upon request! โ™ฅ๏ธ ...
02/09/2021

National Pizza Day is here! ๐Ÿ• Benny Damato's will be serving up heart-shaped pizzas on Cupidโ€™s holiday upon request! โ™ฅ๏ธ Order the week of Valentineโ€™s Day to enjoy your love-shaped masterpiece.

๐Ÿ“ธ @_slh

Did you know that Norfolk is NATO's North American Headquarters? ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Our NATO mermaid recently got covered in beaut...
02/09/2021

Did you know that Norfolk is NATO's North American Headquarters?
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Our NATO mermaid recently got covered in beautiful snow - do you think we'll get another round of flurries again this week?
๐Ÿ“ท Annette Caroscio Averitt

Weโ€™re proud to have such a rich African American history throughout our city! ๐ŸŽผ  One of our favorite historical sites is...
02/08/2021
Norfolk Celebrates Black History Month

Weโ€™re proud to have such a rich African American history throughout our city! ๐ŸŽผ One of our favorite historical sites is the Attucks Theatre, the oldest remaining legitimate theatre in the nation that was completely financed, designed, constructed and operated by African Americans. Celebrate Black History Month by visiting these monuments and sites throughout Norfolk:

Norfolkโ€™s melting pot culture is what has shaped the city to what it is today and the influence from the African American community has played a key role in the transformation. From our rich history

Celebrate Black History Month by supporting these local favorite Black-owned businesses ๐Ÿฅฉ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://bit.ly/BlackOwnedNF...
02/08/2021

Celebrate Black History Month by supporting these local favorite Black-owned businesses ๐Ÿฅฉ๐Ÿ”ฅ
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://bit.ly/BlackOwnedNFK

We're loving the new bright look of the Ocean View Fishing Pier! ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ“ท bora.gur
02/07/2021

We're loving the new bright look of the Ocean View Fishing Pier! ๐ŸŽฃ
๐Ÿ“ท bora.gur

20 events and experiences to celebrate Valentine's Day this year in Norfolk, VA โค๏ธโค๏ธ
02/07/2021
Valentine's Day | Norfolk, VA

20 events and experiences to celebrate Valentine's Day this year in Norfolk, VA โค๏ธโค๏ธ

Valentine's Day Events in Norfolk, VA.

One of our favorite places to dig in with our chopsticks is Alkaline, which serves up warm bowls of Ramen and eclectic J...
02/06/2021

One of our favorite places to dig in with our chopsticks is Alkaline, which serves up warm bowls of Ramen and eclectic Japanese street food ๐Ÿฅข๐Ÿฅก

Welcome to Norfolk, Brothers Norfolk and Major Phillie Cheesesteaks! ๐Ÿฅฉ๐ŸฅชFind more new places at the link below:๐Ÿ‘‰ http://b...
02/06/2021

Welcome to Norfolk, Brothers Norfolk and Major Phillie Cheesesteaks! ๐Ÿฅฉ๐ŸฅชFind more new places at the link below:
๐Ÿ‘‰ http://bit.ly/NewInNFK

02/05/2021
Glass Hearts at Chrysler Museum of Art Perry Glass Studio

Say โ€œI love you!โ€ with a hot, handmade Valentineโ€™s Day gift โ™ฅ๏ธ Work with The Chrysler Museum of Art's Glass Studio team to sculpt a hot-glass heart that your loved one will cherish forever. Better yet, sign up your sweetheart or family to make a special memory.

๐Ÿ“ท Jennifer Alexis Hand

Get prepared for Valentine's or Galentine's Day with these top sweet treats in Norfolk! ๐Ÿง๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿช http://bit.ly/35gcInk
02/05/2021

Get prepared for Valentine's or Galentine's Day with these top sweet treats in Norfolk! ๐Ÿง๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿช
http://bit.ly/35gcInk

Weโ€™re treating ourselves to a mini-staycation in one of these beautifully romantic hotels this Valentineโ€™s Day. Where wi...
02/04/2021
Romantic Getaway to Norfolk, VA

Weโ€™re treating ourselves to a mini-staycation in one of these beautifully romantic hotels this Valentineโ€™s Day. Where will you be celebrating? โค๐Ÿง

Love is in the air in Norfolk, VA. Candlelit dining, splurging on suites and strolls along the waterfront, make for the perfect love-filled getaway.

Be it a mid-day treat or after-dinner dessert, tarts from La Brioche Norfolk are perfect at any time of day! ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ˜
02/04/2021

Be it a mid-day treat or after-dinner dessert, tarts from La Brioche Norfolk are perfect at any time of day! ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ˜

Norfolk Botanical Garden is celebrating #BlackHistoryMonth w/ FREE admission Thursdays in February, to honor the 220 Afr...
02/03/2021

Norfolk Botanical Garden is celebrating #BlackHistoryMonth w/ FREE admission Thursdays in February, to honor the 220 African-American WPA workers who cleared dense vegetation & planted the first azaleas in the late 1930s.
๐ŸŒบ norfolkbotanicalgarden.org

How are you celebrating Mardi Gras this year?? ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ’š We love indulging in The Bonbonnier's beautifully festive King Cakes!
02/03/2021

How are you celebrating Mardi Gras this year?? ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ’š We love indulging in The Bonbonnier's beautifully festive King Cakes!

Celebrate Black History Month by supporting these Black-owned businesses in Norfolk, VA ๐Ÿ–ค Tag your favorites below!๐Ÿ‘‰ htt...
02/02/2021

Celebrate Black History Month by supporting these Black-owned businesses in Norfolk, VA ๐Ÿ–ค Tag your favorites below!
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://bit.ly/BlackOwnedNFK

A fun spin on Chocolate Covered Strawberries at Doumar's Cones and Barbecue! Which would you prefer, the ice cream versi...
02/02/2021

A fun spin on Chocolate Covered Strawberries at Doumar's Cones and Barbecue! Which would you prefer, the ice cream version or the real deal? ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿซ๐Ÿฆ

African Americans have played a key role in the development of our historic seaport since its establishment in the 1600s...
02/01/2021
African American History in Norfolk, VA

African Americans have played a key role in the development of our historic seaport since its establishment in the 1600s. โ›ต Explore the richness of the African American experience in Norfolk through an exciting array of attractions, events, shopping, dining and exhibits. ๐Ÿ–ค
Happy #BlackHistoryMonth!

Learn more about the African American influence on Norfolk's history, including the Underground Railroad, visit Attucks Theatre and West Point Monument.

Have you seen the 'light show' at The Chrysler Museum of Art yet? ๐Ÿคฉ
02/01/2021
'Light show' at The Chrysler Museum

Have you seen the 'light show' at The Chrysler Museum of Art yet? ๐Ÿคฉ

NORFOLK "So pretty," whispered Pat Costello, as she and her husband entered a gallery last week at the Chrysler Museum of Art.

2021 will be the year of road trips - Here's one of our favorites from Virginia is for Lovers, a road trip from Williams...
01/31/2021
WanderLove: A Road Trip From Williamsburg to Norfolk - Virginia's Travel Blog

2021 will be the year of road trips - Here's one of our favorites from Virginia is for Lovers, a road trip from Williamsburg to Norfolk, VA ๐Ÿš—๐ŸŒณ

Wanderlust is defined as a strong desire to travel, but here in Virginia, we call that feeling WanderLove. And while travel is a little bit different in 2020 due to COVID-19, you can still explore Virginiaโ€™s endless beauty with an epic road trip! To help you plan your next vacation out on the open...

We're honored to be included in Orbitz's 5 Fabulous LGBTQIA day trips from major cities, naming Norfolk as a "well-worth...
01/30/2021
5 fabulous LGBTQIA day trips from 5 major cities | Orbitz

We're honored to be included in Orbitz's 5 Fabulous LGBTQIA day trips from major cities, naming Norfolk as a "well-worth" it trip from Washington DC! ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿš—

For LGBTQIA travelers, itโ€™s also prime time to discover new, gay-friendly destinations where local communities welcome you with rainbow colors.

Southeastern Virginia is home to some of the countryโ€™s most historic churches, many graced by stained glass masterworks....
01/30/2021
Stained Glass Window Driving Tour of Norfolk, VA

Southeastern Virginia is home to some of the countryโ€™s most historic churches, many graced by stained glass masterworks. ๐Ÿ’Ž Take an afternoon to visit these sacred spaces and be transformed by the power of these windows.
Virginia Arts Festival

View The Virginia Arts program stained glass driving itinerary and take an afternoon visiting some of the countyโ€™s most historic churches in Norfolk, VA.

Norfolk's The Chrysler Museum of Art is in great company in this MSN feature of 40 Outstanding Virtual Museum Tours. ๐Ÿ–ผ C...
01/29/2021
40 outstanding virtual museum tours

Norfolk's The Chrysler Museum of Art is in great company in this MSN feature of 40 Outstanding Virtual Museum Tours. ๐Ÿ–ผ Check them out and see what this local favorite venue has to offer!

40 outstanding virtual museum tours

The Battleship Wisconsin at Nauticus covered in snow this morning! โ„๏ธโš“๏ธ
01/29/2021

The Battleship Wisconsin at Nauticus covered in snow this morning! โ„๏ธโš“๏ธ

Happy snow day in Norfolk! โ„๏ธ ๐Ÿ“ท fredwrose
01/28/2021

Happy snow day in Norfolk! โ„๏ธ
๐Ÿ“ท fredwrose

Celebrate Valentine's Day safely this year with these romantic experiences and events throughout Norfolk! โค๏ธ๐Ÿง
01/28/2021
Valentine's Day | Norfolk, VA

Celebrate Valentine's Day safely this year with these romantic experiences and events throughout Norfolk! โค๏ธ๐Ÿง

Valentine's Day Events in Norfolk, VA.

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Welcome to Norfolk!

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 youโ€™re looking for world-class cuisine, look no further! From traditional Southern fare to a wide range of nouveau and international offerings Norfolkโ€™s eateries offer something for everyone โ€“ and every appetite.

Discover why Norfolk was named Favorite American City for 2018 and was selected as one of the Top 50 Places to Travel in 2017 in the world!

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The Wisconsin looks great this year.
Some of the sights of Downtown Norfolk at the beginning of December.
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