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SkyStar Wheel Arrives at Waterside District

SkyStar Wheel Arrives at Waterside District

12 story Ferris wheel makes debut in Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, VA (3.9.18) – Waterside District is pleased to announce Norfolk’s newest entertainment attraction, SkyStar at Waterside. Arriving May 2018, the 137 foot high wheel will be located adjacent to Waterside District and offer individuals, groups, and companies a brand new entertainment option this Summer.The wheel features 36 climate-controlled, private gondolas that will gently lift passengers 12 stories above the Elizabeth River on a ride that will provide unparalleled views of Downtown Norfolk and surrounding area.”Waterside District continues to transform Norfolk’s skyline and we are excited they are bringing SkyStar to our city. This attraction is the perfect compliment to Harbor Park, Town Point Park, Nauticus, and the Battleship Wisconsin.  The excitement is building for what will be a memorable summer experience, “ said Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander.

“SkyStar will be an incredible addition to our entertainment lineup at Waterside District this Summer ,” said Glenn Sutch, president of Waterside District.

The SkyStar Wheel at Waterside is scheduled to open May 2018 and ticket pricing, hours of operation, and party packages will be announced in the coming weeks.

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