“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 »

NORFOLK FESTEVENTS ANNOUNCES THE CELEBRATION PLAN FOR THE 40TH ANNUAL NORFOLK HARBORFEST THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2016 – SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016, AT TOWN POINT PARK ALONG THE DOWNTOWN NORFOLK WATERFRONT, VIRGINIA.

40th Annual Norfolk Harborfest® Presented by AT&T The Largest, Longest-Running, FREE Maritime Festival in the Nation! Thursday, June 9 – Sunday, June 12, 2016 on the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront NORFOLK, VA – (May 11, 2016) – Norfolk Festevents, Ltd. announces the celebration plan for the 40th Annual Norfolk Harborfest® Thursday, June 9, 2016 – Sunday,… Read more »

Waterside District Celebrates Two Major Milestones

Waterside District Celebrates Two Major Milestones Exterior demolition of annex to commence Monday, May 16 at 10am Norfolk,  VA   (May  13,  2016)   –   The  Cordish  Companies  and  the  City  of  Norfolk  announced   two  major  milestones  in  the  construction  and  revitalization  of  the  new  Waterside  District  retail  and  entertainment  complex.     The   commencement  of   demolition  of… Read more »