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Norfolk Festevents Announces Town Point Holiday Marketplace & Movie Night

Norfolk Festevents Announces Town Point Holiday Marketplace & Movie Night Date: Friday, November 13, 2020 Website URL: bit.ly/HolidaysFE Norfolk, VA – Welcome in the 2020 holiday season with the Town Point Holiday Marketplace & Movie Night on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, from 2pm to 8pm at Town Point Park along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront. Presented…

WinterFest Heralds New Tradition for Hampton Roads

  One Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA  23510 | www.nauticus.org | (757) 664-1000   NEWS RELEASE Release date:  October 29, 2020 For more information: Stephen Kirkland, (757) 664-1048 [email protected]   WinterFest Heralds New Tradition for Hampton Roads Battleship Wisconsin Decks Transformed for Six-Week Holiday Experience   Norfolk, Va.—  More than 250,000 holiday lights, a 25-foot-tall Christmas…

USS Stout returns to Naval Station Norfolk after record-breaking 215-day deployment

USS Stout returns to Naval Station Norfolk after record-breaking 215-day deployment Author: 13News Now Staff Published: 11:12 AM EDT October 9, 2020 NORFOLK, Va. — On October 12, the USS Stout is scheduled to return to Naval Station Norfolk from a record-breaking 215 days at sea. That’s almost seven months. The Stout, or DDG 55,…

Deep Ocean Exhibition Makes United States Debut at Nauticus

NEWS RELEASE Release date: September 14, 2020 For more information: Rehn West, (757) 664-1011 [email protected] Deep Ocean Exhibition Makes United States Debut Voyage to the Deep Arrives in America; Premieres at Nauticus Norfolk, Va.— Undersea exploration awaits Hampton Roads families this fall as Voyage to the Deep: Underwater Adventures makes its United States debut at…

Small, Safe Concerts and Events Return to Town Point Park

Small, Safe Concerts and Events Return to Town Point Park Date: Friday, September 11, 2020 Website URL: festevents.org/events/2020/tgwo/ Ticket Page URL: bit.ly/TixTGWO Norfolk, VA – Norfolk Festevents, Ltd, has announced the return of small, safe, and socially-distant concerts and events to Town Point Park along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront, beginning next week and continuing through…

Coast Guard Cutter to arrive at new homeport in Portsmouth, Virginia

News Release U.S. Coast Guard 5th District Mid-Atlantic Contact: 5th District Public Affairs Office: (757) 398-6272 After Hours: (757) 295-8435 5th District online newsroom Coast Guard Cutter to arrive at new homeport in Portsmouth, Virginia Editors note: please click photo for high-res version PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca, a 270-foot Medium Endurance…

Nauticus Hosts U.S. Premiere of Maritime-Themed Adventure

Nauticus Hosts U.S. Premiere of Maritime-Themed Adventure Voyage to the Deep Comes to America Norfolk, Va.— As travel plans and school schedules are impacted this fall, Nauticus is offering a voyage far below the ocean’s surface. Voyage to the Deep: Underwater Adventures, is a 6,000 square-foot exhibition produced and developed by the Australian National Maritime…

After record-breaking 7 months at sea, Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group returns to Norfolk

By KATHERINE HAFNER THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT | AUG 10, 2020 AT 11:11 AM NORFOLK — The USS Dwight D. Eisenhower returned home to Norfolk Sunday following a seven-month deployment that included breaking the Navy’s record for most days at sea. The coronavirus made stops in foreign countries too risky, officials said, so the aircraft carrier had…

Nauticus Opens with a NEW Sparkle on July Fourth Weekend

NEWS RELEASE Release date: June 23, 2020 Media Contact: Shelia S. Harrison (757) 635-2736 [email protected] Nauticus Opens with a NEW Sparkle on July Fourth Weekend NEW battleship programming, curated adventures, and waterfront restaurant await guests Norfolk, Va.— Nauticus will introduce an entirely new visitor experience when it re-opens to the public on Friday, July 3,…

Norfolk-based guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy comes home

Author: Madison Kimbro (13News Now) Published: 12:48 PM EDT June 5, 2020 Updated: 12:55 PM EDT June 5, 2020 NORFOLK, Va. — Norfolk-based guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy made its way home Friday morning. The ship spent the last nine months operating all over the world, working in the North Arabian Sea, Mediterranean sea and the…