The Legendary Statsraad Lehmkuhl Returns to Norfolk, Virginia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Jason Nichols, nicholsj@festevents.org The Legendary Statsraad Lehmkuhl Returns to Norfolk, Virginia The commanding Statsraad Lehmkuhl will make its only United States visit Thursday, November 9, 2017 in downtown Norfolk at Otter Berth in between Town Point Park and the Waterside District. Norfolk, VA, (October 10, 2017) – Downtown Norfolk, Virginia… Read more »

Biggest ship ever to visit East Coast coming this week

Biggest ship ever to visit East Coast coming this week • By Robert McCabe The Virginian-Pilot The biggest ship to pass through the expanded Panama Canal since it opened nearly a year ago, as well as the biggest ship ever to call on the U.S. East Coast, is expected to knock on the door of… Read more »

“Navy Proud”: Norfolk plans celebrations for base’s 100th anniversary

“Navy Proud”: Norfolk plans celebrations for base’s 100th anniversary By Eric Hartley The Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK The city that’s home to the world’s largest naval base is planning a year full of celebrations for its 100th anniversary. Centennial events for Norfolk Naval Station kick off this week. Officials created a logo featuring the slogan “Norfolk: Navy… Read more »

Virginia-Based Rappahannock Oyster Co. to open at Waterside District Spring 2017

Virginia-Based Rappahannock Oyster Co. to open at Waterside District Spring 2017 November 28, 2016 THE CORDISH COMPANIES UNVEIL SEAFOOD CONCEPT WITH FAMILY ROOTS AND SUSTAINABLE MISSION The Cordish Companies is excited to announce that Rappahannock Oyster Co. will join the mix of local and national restaurants at Waterside District. Rappahannock Oyster, which hails from Topping,… Read more »

Norfolk Festevents Releases Initial 2017 Festival & Event Dates

Media Contact: Jason Nichols E: Nicholsj@festevents.org P: 757-441-2345 Norfolk Festevents Releases Initial 2017 Festival & Event Dates Norfolk, VA, (November 23, 2017) – Norfolk Festevents and the City of Norfolk are pleased to announce the initial Norfolk Festevents 2017 Schedule of Events. We invite you to discover all of the excitement of Norfolk’s waterfronts by… Read more »

Norwegian Statsraad Lehmkuhl Making Norfolk its only U.S. Port

Norwegian Statsraad Lehmkuhl Making Norfolk its only U.S. Port On Monday, November 7, 2016, the unique and majestic 102-year old Norwegian tall sailing ship “HNoMS Statsraad Lehmkuhl” will be making its only United States appearance as it is scheduled to arrive at approximately 10:00am in Downtown Norfolk, docking at Otter Berth next to the future… Read more »

USCG CUTTER EAGLE TALL SHIP MAKES RETURN VISIT TO NORFOLK

Norfolk, VA – Norfolk Festevents announces the return of the USCG Cutter Eagle Tall Ship. On Friday, July 22, 2016, the only active commissioned sailing vessel “USCG Cutter Eagle” is scheduled to arrive at approximately 11:00am in Downtown Norfolk, docking at Otter Berth next to the future Waterside District. The ship will depart at approximately… Read more »

USS Arleigh Burke celebrates 25th anniversary

USS Arleigh Burke celebrates 25th anniversary Mike Gooding, WVEC 4:08 PM. EST July 01, 2016 NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — An important milestone for the Navy: This weekend marks a quarter-of-a-century since the arrival of the USS Arleigh Burke. The guided missile destroyer arrived in downtown Norfolk for its Silver Anniversary birthday party, pulling into the… Read more »