January 31, 2023

Edu-tainers of Portsmouth, VA’s History

History Alive A merry troupe of entertainers, Mary Veale and her clan portray characters from Portsmouth's past...

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October 12, 2022

The History of Cock Island Race

As Told by Portsmouth Boat Club Member, Mo Whitlow. The Race to Cock Island was created in...

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October 12, 2022

40th Annual Olde Towne Ghost Walk

Portsmouth's Olde Towne Ghost Walk Returns! Portsmouth’s Olde Towne Civic League is once again producing the 40th...

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May 24, 2022

Portsmouth’s Architecture Walk

Architecture Tour 30 minutes Welcome to Portsmouth, where you’ll find the widest variety of historic architecture in...

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May 12, 2022

Stroll the Portsmouth Seawall

Portsmouth Seawall Walking Tour 30 minutes Welcome to Portsmouth, Virginia’s historic seaport®. We are a river town;...

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April 21, 2022

Umoja Festival 2022

The 2022 Umoja Festival happens May 27-29, 2022, in Festival Park in Portsmouth.  Join in a grand...

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March 18, 2022

First Weekends with the Portsmouth Museums

The first weekends with the Portsmouth Museums is an exciting time to visit.  Festivities kick off on...

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February 8, 2022

Portsmouth Paddle Battle Race 2022

The Portsmouth Paddle Battle returns to the Elizabeth River for its 2nd Annual splash on September 10,...

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December 14, 2021

Portsmouth’s Olde Towne Scottish Walk

Portsmouth's Olde Towne Scottish Walk tradition is modeled after Scotland’s Hogmanay Festival. Hogmanay Festival is a Scottish...

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November 22, 2021

Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival 2021

The Sound of the Holiday Season The Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival began in 1998 and has...

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November 9, 2021

Olde Towne Holiday Tree Lighting & Open House...

Enjoy a hometown holiday tree lighting complete with decorations, music, a Sugar Plum fairy, Father Christmas, and...

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October 14, 2021

Portsmouth is a BOO-tiful place to be for...

The spirits are restless in Portsmouth this month, but if you know the right spots, they may...

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