Its versatile 22,700 square feet of meeting and banquet space can handle busines... more
More than 22 miles of fresh, salt and brackish waterways meander through the cit... more
Chesapeake is a foodie's paradise with an array of culinary options from local-o... more
Chesapeake, Virginia hosts sporting facilities including seven outdoor recreatio... more
Chesapeake is proud to be a participant in the Virginia Green Certification, a s... more
Since the arrival of colonial settlers in 1620, the history of Chesapeake has pl... more
In Chesapeake, there's no shortage of ways to rejuvenate, reconnect and relax. From the great outdoors, to festivals, parks, waterways and more, Chesapeake is in the center of it all! Check back often to see the latest Chesapeake events coming up!
Join Eat The Streets 757 at Battlefield Park on the first and third Wednesday of the month starting April 1 and ending October 21. A huge variety of food truck gourmet dishes will be offered along with children's activities and live entertainment by ...more
The Chesapeake Farmers' Market will operate from two locations this year. One location will be the Battlefield Park at 120 Reservation Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322. This is beside the canal on the south side of the Great Bridge bridge. The second locat...more
The wonders of the summer sky will be the topic of this program. We will examine the constellations of summer and some of the mythology associated with these stars. The program will also examine some of the astronomical objects located in the summer ...more
The Chesapeake Conference Center is proud to host several sporting competitions including Karate, Taekwondo, Powerlifting, and Weightlifting for the Junior Olympic games this summer. Karate August 6 - 8, 2015 Sched...more
Fishing fun at Northwest River Park for youth ages 5 - 15 with an adult. Youth rods and bait supplied. Limited space, reservations required.
Join Tidewater Striders for the Strider Summer 10-Miler, a prep race for the Rock n Roll Half Marathon. This race is being held on the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail and will be a 5-mile out and 5-mile back course on a closed 2-lane roadway. Visit the webs...more
Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism presents the Movies & More Series. This month's movie is "Kung Fu Panda 2". Before the movie begins, dance the day away with Astro DJs playing family-friendly music, let the kids bounce in our ...more
Join Back Bay Amateur Astronomers (BBAA) as they bring their scopes and expertise to bear on the Galaxy weather permitting at the Equestrian Area at Northwest River Park. Call (757) 421-7151 to confirm. Several large telescopes are set-up and guests ...more
Join the South Norfolk Ruritans for the 8th Annual Blue Crab Festival August 9, 2015. All you can eat Steamed Crabs, Pork BBQ, and beverages. Entertaiment by the River Boyz. Tickets on sale at www.southnorfolkruritan.com....more
Join the Khedive Autos Shirners' for the 24th Annual Fun-n-Shine Car Show. As part of this event is the 17th Annual Craft Show inside the comfortable air conditioned building with lots of crafters, vendors, food, and restrooms.
Explore the Chesapeake Arboretum and hear seasonal topics discussed with our park naturalist on a short hike. Please RSVP to (757) 382-1359.
Entertainment will be "Hotcakes", East Coast #1 Dance Band.This year 's food consists of ALL YOU CAN EAT steamed shrimp, fried oysters, fish, clam strips, coleslaw, baked beans, hushpuppies, and your favorite beverage.Gates open at 1:00 PM....more
The TBMA monthly concert held at the Hickory Ruritan Club features some of the best in local and regional bluegrass talent. August's concert features music by Rappahannock Crossing. Donations are accepted at the door to cover the cost of the bands an...more
Join us for Chesapeake's First Beer Festival. Unlimited free samples of over 20 beers. Food available for sale from 757 Eat The Streets food trucks. Entertainment by Jesse Chong and Seth Stainback & Roosterfoot.Purchase a growler and fill it...more
Looking for a relaxing way to spend the weekend? Then shop the Intergalactic Bead Show!Intergalactic Bead Shows unites beaders, jewelry makers, and enthusiasts with some of the world's finest and rarest beads as well as precious stones, gems, and fin...more