we welcome you to re- Discover your neighbor
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family-friendyActivies abound along our waterfront
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There’s no question good eating is part of the adventure of Portsmouth
Chose from cozy hotels, bed and breakfast inns, motels and high-rise apartments
or night we can host your Special event.
The Pavilion at Bide-A-Wee Golf Course

things to do

Children’s Museum of VirginiaFamily Fun

Historic Olde Towne Portsmouth’s unique specialty stores and restaurants make it an enjoyable place to spend the day. But Olde Towne is more than just a pleasant place to take a stroll.  It is home to major attractions that delight the whole family.



Hill House MuseumHistory

From its antique and specialty stores to its shade-drenched streets, Olde Towne Portsmouth is much more than one of the area’s most pleasant places to take a stroll. It’s a history lover’s dream come true. In a single square mile, the Olde Towne Historic District chronicles 300 years of history in one of the largest collections of antique homes south of Alexandria.


Commodore TheatreArts & Entertainment

If you love the arts and entertainment, you have come to the right place. Portsmouth’s galleries and entertainment venues have never been livelier.




Portsmouth City Park/Links at City ParkOutdoor Fun

Whether you’re searching for birds or birdies, Portsmouth is home to all sorts of natural habitats.




Hoffler Creek Wildlife PreserveBoating

Portsmouth is a great place to stop and rest along the Intracoastal Waterway at Mile Marker Zero.
With the deepest natural harbor, boaters have easy access to the ocean and Chesapeake Bay.



image descriptionEvents & Activities

PortsVaEvents.com is official Portsmouth Virginia calendar of events and activities. Owned and operated by the City of Portsmouth, Virginia for the posting of cultural events and activities hosted by, produced by, or in local and regional partnership with the City of Portsmouth Virginia.