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
Its versatile 22,700 square feet of meeting and banquet space can handle busines... more
Don't miss this limited opportunity to explore the southern branch of the Elizab... 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
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!
Go back almost five billion years to the birth of the sun and planets. Review the scientific theory for the beginning of our solar system. We will explore new discoveries among our planets and moons made by astronomers and robotic space probes. Due t...more
Mark your calendars for Monday, May 27 and plan to attend the Chesapeake Memorial Day Service. This event will be held in front of City Hall and begin at 11:00 AM. Featured keynote speaker will be Captain Robert N. Geis who currently serves as the Co...more
Join Back Bay Amateur Astronomers as they bring their scopes and expertise to bear on the galaxy. Weather permitting at the Equestrian area of Northwest River Park.
The impressive Grand Entry captures the spirit of the festival as Native Americans enter in full regalia. The Grand Entry will take place at noon on Saturday and 1 PM on Sunday. The essence of the Native American culture is also revealed in the Pow-W...more
Examine a strange ring of giant rocks built almost 4,000 years ago by a tribe of barbarians. Some believe it was a Pagan temple and others believe it was built as a Stone Age computer for the prediction of astronomical events. This program will exami...more
The Annual KayaXpedition, a kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddle-boarding festival returns to Chesapeake, VA. There's something for everyone this year from a beginner paddler to an experienced racer. If you're new to paddle sports, come out to thi...more
This annual festival celebrates the music careers of local legends Norman, Willie, & Earl Phelps. They have starred on stage, screen, radio, television, and recording throughout their careers. We will have musical instruments and a pictorial hist...more
Anime Mid-Atlantic is an annual Japanese animation and culture convention held each year in Virginia. Join us in June for industry guests, artistic and cultural forums, music concerts, and all of your favorite anime convention events.
The Khedive Shrine will host the annual "Professional Shrine Rodeo" June 14 and 15 at the Khedive Shrine Center. The Rodeo is a Professional Championship Rodeo sanctioned by the Southern Rodeo Association. There will be calf roping, bucking...more
Learn about the night sky and explore teh galaxy by telescope on this short guided hike (2.5 miles). Reservations are required in advance. Contact park for details.
A great gift for your dad this Father's Day is to spend it with him on the water. Book a tour with Adventure Kayak Tours Sunday, June 16 and Dad is free! Departure location to be determined when booked.