Visit The Poquoson Seafood Festival

Mark your calendar for October 20th through October 22nd. That’s when Poquoson is hosting its 37th annual salute to the working watermen of Chesapeake Bay. We’re talking about the Poquoson Seafood Festival, and it also celebrates life in a coastal city. The event draws nearly fifty thousand attendees every year who enjoy the fresh seafood, juried […]

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Come To The Suffolk Peanut Festival

It’s almost time for the Suffolk Peanut Festival. This exciting celebration dates back to 1941 when it welcomed ten thousand people who watched a parade and attended dances and balls. Today approximately 125,000 people walk through the gates to honor the city’s agricultural heritage and devotion to peanuts. It has been featured in publications such as Southern […]

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Stop By The Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife

Mark your calendars and head to Newport News Park on October 7th and 8th for the 44th annual Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife. At least 70,000 people are expected to converge upon the park to enjoy music, traditional dance, and of course, food. For two days, attendees will be immersed in rich folk traditions leaving locals with a […]

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