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All Spring Events

(February – May)

17jan(jan 17)10:00 am28feb(feb 28)5:00 pmPhotographic Display: Portsmouth InstitutionsGrove Baptist Church at 180

18janAll Day28febBlack History Now 2020Black History Now 2020

26janAll Day10mayFramed - Step Into ArtNew Changing Exhibit at the Children's Museum of Virginia

26jan01febPortsmouth Restaurant WeekRestaurant Week Highlights Gourmet Specialties

08feb12:00 pm1:30 pmLet My People GoMoses Grandy's Financial Flight to Freedom

15feb10:30 am1:00 pmNeighborhood Black History TourBlack History Tour & Costume Parade

20febAll DayWeather Note: Children's Museum of Virginia is Closing at 3pm today. Call Friday for Updated Information

20feb6:30 pm8:00 pmCensus 2020 Town Hall MeetingInteractive Community Engagement Opportunity

22feb11:00 am12:30 pmJava & DjembesWest African Percussion Rhythm Workshop

22feb7:30 pm9:30 amPortsmouth Community Concerts - Orson Van Gay IILIVE MUSIC

23feb9:00 am11:00 amSpecial Day for Special Needs

29feb8:30 am11:00 amParadise Creek Nature ParkWinter Bird Walk

06mar5:00 pm8:00 pmFirst Friday: Concerts in the Courtyard seriesFirst Friday: Concerts in the Courtyard series

07mar10:00 am4:00 pmCelebrate the ArtsCelebrate the Arts at the Children's Museum

22mar11:00 am5:00 pmGRANDPARENTS DAY at the Children's Museum of Virginia

27mar7:30 pm9:30 pmPortsmouth Community Concerts - Maxwell QuartetLIVE MUSIC

28mar8:00 am11:00 pmBunny Hop 5K – 1Mile RunCHARITY WALK/RUN

28mar(mar 28)9:00 am29(mar 29)3:00 pmA Post Such As PortsmouthBritish Operations 1781

28mar9:00 am4:00 pmA POST SUCH AS PORTSMOUTH: British Operations in Hampton Roads 1781 –Portsmouth Living History Reenactment Event

29mar10:00 am3:00 pmA POST SUCH AS PORTSMOUTH: British Operations in Hampton Roads 1781 –Portsmouth Living History Reenactment Event

03apr5:00 pm8:00 pmFirst Friday: Concerts in the Courtyard seriesFirst Friday: Concerts in the Courtyard series

04apr12:00 pm4:00 pmNano Days

11aprAll Day19Spring Break Boredom Busters

11apr10:30 am1:00 pmBike the Arts DistrictGuided Bicycle Tour

15aprAll Day1868th Annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT)COLLEGE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

18apr10:00 am4:30 pmHistoric Garden Week TourGardens of Olde Towne Portsmouth

01may5:00 pm8:00 pmFirst Friday: Concerts in the Courtyard seriesConcerts in the Courtyard series

01may7:30 pm9:30 pmPortsmouth Community Concerts - The Shaun Johnson Big Band ExperienceLIVE MUSIC

07may10:30 am12:00 pmVirginia Arts Festival in Olde TowneCoffee Concert 1 Quartetto Adorno

17may9:00 am11:00 amSpecial Day for Special Needs

22may(may 22)5:00 pm24(may 24)8:00 pm30th Annual Umoja FestivalAfrican and African-American Cultural Celebration

23mayAll DayElizabeth River RunCHARITY EVENT

Portsmouth Offers Year-Round Events

Summer Events

Fall Events

Winter Events

Children's Museum of Virginia

Atlantic Union Bank Pavillion

Portsmouth Cultural Arts District

Portsmouth Cultural Arts Center

The Fresnel Lens

Festival Park

Portsmouth Seawall

Portsmouth City Park

Venues of Interest

Portsmouth offers a variety of venues from outdoors parks and spaces, museums, and music venues that set the stage for a hub of activity with special events, festivals and happenings. Get your fill of activities full of culture, food, history, music and community. Enjoy year-round entertainment!

Parking in Portsmouth

Public parking is available on streets and City of Portsmouth lots and garages throughout the Downtown Business District.

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Visit Portsmouth

Many of Portsmouth’s attractions are clustered within easy walking distance of each other, making it the perfect place to spend a day.

Dine, Shop, Stay in Portsmouth

You find a little something for everyone in Portsmouth, Virginia.

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