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All Winter Events

22nov4:00 pm8:00 pmOlde Towne Holiday Open House & Crafters MarketHOLIDAY EVENT

22nov5:30 pm7:00 pmOlde Towne Holiday Tree LightingHOLIDAY EVENT

23nov7:00 pm9:00 pmGrand Illumination ParadeNORFOLK EVENT

29novAll Day31decWinter WonderlandHOLIDAY EVENT

30nov(nov 30)5:30 pm31dec(dec 31)6:00 pmSnow & Light ShowKIDS HOLIDAY EVENT

06dec7:30 am9:30 amPortsmouth Community Concerts - The Eric Mintel Quartet Christmas Jazz ConcertLIVE HOLIDAY MUSIC

07dec5:00 pm7:00 pmChristmas in CradockHOLIDAY EVENT

08decAll DaySanta Claus ShuffleHOLIDAY RUN/WALK

14dec10:00 amChildren’s Christmas ParadeKID-FRIENDLY EVENT

14dec11:00 amOlde Towne Holiday Music FestivalHOLIDAY EVENT

31dec11:00 am2:00 pmNew Year's Eve Bash: Countdown to NoonHOLIDAY EVENT

31dec4:00 pmOlde Towne Scottish WalkHOLIDAY MUSIC

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

Portsmouth Offers Year-Round Events

Spring Events

Fall Events

Summer Events

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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