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Elizabeth River Park has undergone a major reconstruction. New and improved amenities include:
The Elizabeth River Park, located on the Southern Branch of the Elizabeth River, has one of the most active boat ramps in the Hampton Roads area. Boaters are able to enjoy easy access to the Elizabeth River. For more information about Elizabeth River Park, click here.
Adjacent to the park is the newly completed South Norfolk Jordan Bridge. This bridge is truly an engineering marvel, spanning the distance between Chesapeake and Portsmouth at a maximum height of 160 feet that allows for huge ships to pass under it. It creates the perfect backdrop for weddings and special events.
Open sunrise to sunset. Children and pets welcome.
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Enjoy the island rhythms of the "One Love Caribbean Steel Drum Band" by the riverfront at Elizabeth River Park. What originated on the Caribbean Island of Trinidad sometime in the 1940s out of necessity and experimentation, the steel drum h...more
On Saturday, August 20th Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism wants you to take in the beauty of the newly renovated (2015) Elizabeth River Park and enjoy a family-friendly evening at our "Movie & More" Series featuring Pixar's Insi...more
Learn from local fishermen that have been working Chesapeake waters. In this class you'll learn how to make a bottom rig for saltwater fishing and basic knots to tie the rig. The bottom rig will allow you to get your bait in front of more fish and th...more