Norfolk Botanical Garden located adjacent to the Norfolk International Airport is considered a premier example of horticultural excellence. The Garden dates back to 1938. Today, the Garden represents 155-acres of colorful landscapes, unusual flowers, mature forests, seasonal plantings, and features one of the largest collections of azaleas, camellias, roses and rhododendrons on the East Coast. There is also a healing garden. Open 365-days a year, the Garden is one of the only botanical gardens offering tours by foot, boat or tram. Over 90 species of birds have been sighted at Norfolk
(Hampton) Bluebird Gap Farm
(Hopewell) Flowerdew Hundred Museum
(Norfolk) Norfolk Botanical Garden
(Norfolk) Norfolk Naval Base Tours
(Virginia Beach) Ocean Breeze Waterpark
12/16 Coming to The Norfolk area
Hampton Roads Greek Festival Hampton Roads VA May30-June2 Winner of the Peninsula Gold Award for best outdoor festival in 2012.
Virginia Pork Festival Emporia VA June12 The Virginia Pork Festival is one of the East Coast's largest food festivals, combines outstanding pork dishes with continuous live music from multiple stages.
66th Annual Hard Crab Derby Crisfield MD August30-September1 Held at the Somers Cove Marina. Crab Races, Crab Cooking Contest, Crab Picking contest, Parade, Skiff Races, Boat Docking Contest, Crafts, Carnival, Games, Swim Meet, Entertainment, Fresh Seafood
Richmond's Original Italian Street Festival Richmond VA September28-29 Richmond's 17th Street Market will be magically transformed into an authentic Italian village for this year’s 8th Annual Italian Festival.
St. Mary's County Oyster Fest Leonardtown MD October19-20 Oysters served up raw, scalded, grilled on the barbie, on bread, on the half shell, stewed, nude, cooked in savory sauces, in salads, even in desserts, just about every way imaginable and then some.