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Peake Holidays
Peake Holidays

Is your family like the Griswold's? Are distant family members getting ready to ... more

Conference Center
Conference Center

Its versatile 22,700 square feet of meeting and banquet space can handle busines... more

Fishing
Fishing

More than 22 miles of fresh, salt and brackish waterways meander through the cit... more

Chesapeake Dining
Chesapeake Dining

Chesapeake is a foodie's paradise with an array of culinary options from local-o... more

Sports Facilities
Sports Facilities

Chesapeake, Virginia hosts sporting facilities including seven outdoor recreatio... more

Virginia Green
Virginia Green

Chesapeake is proud to be a participant in the Virginia Green Certification, a s... more

History
History

Since the arrival of colonial settlers in 1620, the history of Chesapeake has pl... more

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Chesapeake News Releases

See below to see the latest news from the Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism!

 

September 12, 2016

Certified Virginia Green Special Events

(Chesapeake, VA) Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism has 24 annual special events that are now certified as Virginia Green Events!

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June 10, 2016

Summer in Chesapeake, VA - Good Times Abound

(Chesapeake, VA)  Chesapeake, Virginia is magical in summer. No matter what your tastes, interests, or passions, you'll find a piece of yourself here. This summer Chesapeake is a hot spot for free family fun, festivals, and special events.

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September 8, 2014

Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism To Host Reunion Workshop
Free seminar led by keynote speaker Pamela B. Williams

(Chesapeake, VA)  Think all you need for a successful reunion is good good and a handful of folks you haven't seen in a while? Think again. Family reunions take planning. Lots of it. And the Chesapeake Tourism office is here to help. The Tourism team will present its second Reunion Workshop on Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., to help participants get a jump start on planning their next gathering.

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November 1, 2013

Celebrate 'Peake Holiday Season With Area Festivities
New website provides information about local events for residents and visitors

(Chesapeake, VA)  If you're like a lot of Chesapeake residents, you'll have a full house this season before you can say "Jingle Bell."  But don't let the added pressure of entertaining your guests stress you - the Chesapeake Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) has your guide to surviving the season while getting everyone in the holiday spirit.

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September 26, 2013

Chesapeake Convention & Visitors Bureau Welcomes New Sales Manager
New hire brings 35 years of hospitality sales and marketing experience

(Chesapeake, VA)  The Chesapeake Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is pleased to announce the city has added a new sales manager to the team.  Norfolk native Lacy Gibson joined the Chesapeake CVB August 26, 2013.

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September 9, 2013

Chesapeake Convention & Visitors Bureau To Host Reunion Workshop
Free seminar led by Reunions Magazine editor Edith Wagner

(Chesapeake, VA)  Think all you need for a successful reunion is good food and a handful of folks you haven't seen in a while?  Think again.  Family reunions take planning.  Lots of it.  And the Chesapeake Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is here to help.  The Chesapeake CVB will present its first reunion workshop on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., to help participants get a jump start on planning their next gathering.

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March 25, 2013 

Chesapeake CVB Holds Local Photography Contest to
Celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week
 

(Chesapeake, VA)   Chesapeake CVB,  the city's official destination marketing organization, will hold its second annual "Find Your U.O.U. In Chesapeake Photography Contest" from April 1 to May 3, 2013, in celebration of National Travel & Tourism Week.  The contest is part of a local effort during National Travel & Tourism Week, May 4-12, 2013, to commemorate one of America's largest industries and one of the nation's top employers.

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