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Best time to visit Norfolk, VA

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Norfolk, VA

4 THINGS TO DO IN NORFOLK, VA (NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 09)

Christmas Lights across Virginia

Christmas Lights across Virginia

early November–early January • event

Shimmering lights on the water, in parks, and in the tunnel

Christmas Lights at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Christmas Lights at Norfolk Botanical Garden

unconfirmedmid-November 2022–early January 2023 • event

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Christmas lights display is one of the most impressive light shows on the East Coast

Whale Watching in Virginia Beach

Whale Watching in Virginia Beach

December–March • nature

The favorite winter entertainment for nature lovers

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab

April–December • food

The most famous seafood of the Northeast

13 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

FunkFest Festival

FunkFest Festival

out of rangeAugust 26–27, 2022 • event

The greatest party of the year at Virginia's oceanfront

NAS Oceana Air Show

NAS Oceana Air Show

out of rangeSeptember 17–18, 2022 • event

One of the best air shows in the United States

Coastal Virginia Auto Show

Coastal Virginia Auto Show

out of rangeNovember 18–20, 2022 • event

The largest car show in the Mid-Atlantic region

Neptune Festival Grand Parade

Neptune Festival Grand Parade

out of rangeOctober 1, 2022 • event

One of the most popular events on the East Coast

4th of July Events & Fireworks in Virginia Beach

4th of July Events & Fireworks in Virginia Beach

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Check out free family-friendly celebrations on the beach and inland of the Resort City, as well as out of it

Neptune Spring Wine + Food Festival

Neptune Spring Wine + Food Festival

out of rangeMay 14, 2022 • event

A kick-off party for the beach season in Virginia

Suffolk Peanut Fest

Suffolk Peanut Fest

out of rangeOctober 6–9, 2022 • event

Virginia's premier agricultural festival celebrating peanuts

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day

unconfirmedmid-March 2023 • event

Deck yourself out in green and hit the town

Norfolk Christmas Parade

Norfolk Christmas Parade

out of rangeNovember 19 • event

Rejoice in the Annual Grand Illumination Parade in Norfolk

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

out of rangemid-April–October • nature

Ruby-throated and rufous hummingbirds can often be spotted in Virginia

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

out of rangeMay 28–30, 2022 • event

Thousands of flags, salutes, and tributes to the U.S. Armed Forces servicemen and women

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

out of rangeDecember 31 • event

Say goodbye to the year that ends and ring in the New Year at the vibrant Virginia Beach

Dolphin Watching in Virginia Beach

Dolphin Watching in Virginia Beach

out of rangelate May–early September • nature

A playful pair or the whole pod of dolphins—a happy encounter is guaranteed

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