Colombian Tall Ship Gloria Norfolk Port Visit

ARC GLORIA Norfolk, VA is the ONLY U.S. Port Call Norfolk, VA, (September 16, 2018) – On Monday, September 17, 2018 the Colombian Navy sail training tall ship “ARC GLORIA” is scheduled to arrive in Downtown Norfolk, docking at Otter Berth in between Town Point Park and Waterside District. The ARC GLORIA’s last visit to… Read more »

U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle to arrive in Norfolk, Va.

U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle to arrive in Norfolk, Va. NORFOLK, Va. – The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle, “America’s Tall Ship,” is scheduled to arrive in Norfolk, and be open to the public for tours, this Friday, April 6. The summer 2018 deployment spans eight months and 20 ports and including Barbados, Santa… Read more »

Norfolk NATO Festival returns April 26 and 28!

Norfolk NATO Festival A celebration of our 29 international Allies right here in our own backyard April 26 & 28, 2018   (Norfolk, VA) For over 65 years, Norfolk, Virginia has organized a salute to NATO’s role in maintaining peace and stability in the world – Norfolk NATO Festival. Norfolk is NATO’s home in North… Read more »

SkyStar Wheel Arrives at Waterside District

SkyStar Wheel Arrives at Waterside District 12 story Ferris wheel makes debut in Norfolk, VA Norfolk, VA (3.9.18) – Waterside District is pleased to announce Norfolk’s newest entertainment attraction, SkyStar at Waterside. Arriving May 2018, the 137 foot high wheel will be located adjacent to Waterside District and offer individuals, groups, and companies a brand… Read more »

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 »