Make plans TODAY to visit historic Portsmouth where history comes to life! Portsmouth observes the Veterans Day holiday Monday, November 11. Administrative offices will be closed.

All Spring Events

01mar10:00 am12:00 pmResistance & Resilience: Writing Jim CrowFREE WRITING WORKSHOP

29mar7:00 am5:00 pmBunny Hop 5K – 1Mile RunCHARITY WALK/RUN

27aprAll DayAnnual Stepping for DiabetesCHARITY WALK/RUN

30apr10:30 am11:30 amVirginia Arts Festival Chamber Music ConcertsFEATURING THE JUPITER STRING QUARTET

04may(may 4)9:00 am31(may 31)1:59 pmOlde Towne Farmers MarketCOMMUNITY EVENT

11may9:00 am3:00 pmSteeple to SteepleHISTORIC TOUR

18may2:00 pm6:00 pmClassic Car Olde Towne Cruise-InCLASSIC & VINTAGE CAR SHOW


2020 Events

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

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

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

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

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.

Plan Your Day in Portsmouth

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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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City of Portsmouth

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Portsmouth, VA 23704
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