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Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This event is classically sold out every year. I was thrilled to get delayed entry 5pm tickets for $15. Well...the event closes at 7pm. I had to stand in line when I got there at 5pm to get in. I brought $24 in cash with...More

Thank ttyson76
Reviewed September 13, 2018

I was in town to do an interview. After the interview, I just wanted a few moments to relax. I asked my Garmin to direct me to the nearest park and this is where I wound up! Worth it. It was relaxing to be near...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2018

Great statues. Benches to rest. Great events there. Worth the trip. Great sights. Lovely sculptures.

Thank camaga2016
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Over the years, I have spent a lot of time at this park. As a sophomore at ODU, I worked at the Flagstand inside the mall. It was always a bustling place with a lot of shops and restaurants. The park is where the annual...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We went to 2018 Norfolk Jazz Festival here last week. Beautiful lawn, waterfront views, many restaurants and hotels nearby. One of the most welcoming places we've been to. From the restaurants to the ticket booths every one was friendly and we felt safe there. We...More

Thank camperkt
Reviewed August 14, 2018

there was nothing special going on here at the time, but a nice place. Beautiful lawn, nice sidewalks right on the river, plenty of bench's and a nice cool breeze on a hot day, great views.

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Took a Sunday stroll alongside the water as we watched the boats go by. The park offers many place to sit including a few wicker couches!! There is a water fountain for children to run thru in the hot weather and a few games on...More

1  Thank GGno2
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful park along the water in downtown Norfolk Lots of space, benches, shaded areas, eating areas

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Nice little park on the waters edge, not far from the Waterside complex. Plenty of seating and shade trees, very nicely kept up.

Thank rduinc
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We come for some of the summer festivals and it is such a great little place for some weekend fun. If drinking there are many hotels within walking distance and shopping too.

Thank Sandra M
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Unfortunately, none that I know of unless you go up to the Ocean View section of Norfolk and have something on the beach by the bay.
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I believe that, due to security considerations, tours onboard the Naval Station have been discontinued. You can, however, take the Victory Rover out of Town Point Park/Nauticus which sails past the base and you can see the... More