Upcoming Norfolk Events
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel offers an ideal location along the sparkling waterfront, just minutes from all the great things to do and Norfolk events. Home to world-class performing arts, unique local festivals and top-notch dining events, Norfolk is an enchanting city to visit during any season.
Explore lively downtown Norfolk and immerse yourself in the excitement. Gather with family for a memorable Norfolk event to celebrate the change in seasons. Reconnect with your partner at a romantic Virginia wine tasting. Share a great night out with friends at a thrilling sports event in Norfolk or with a live performance by your favorite artist. Whether you're planning a family-friendly excursion, romantic getaway or traveling for business, be sure to sample the vibrant array of events in Norfolk, just steps from our downtown Norfolk hotel.
Discover upcoming events in Norfolk below and book your stay at Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel today.
The 9th Annual Spring Town Point Park Virginia Wine Festival - May 2 and 3, 2015
(Adjacent to hotel) Wine Enthusiast Magazine has named Virginia one of the 10 best wine travel destinations in the world! Norfolk Festevents is bringing over 20 of the best wineries from across the Commonwealth right to Hampton Roads’ premier waterfront venue! www.festevents.org. Open 11am to 6pm daily. Ticketed event.
Norfolk Greek Festival – May 14 - May 17, 2015
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Visit www.norfolkgreekfestival.com. The Greek Festival, Tidewater’s oldest and largest ethnic festival, will include the traditional Greek cuisine, exciting Greek entertainment, arts and crafts, beautiful jewelry, tours of the Cathedral, and the very popular Drive-Thru. Bring the whole family as we share our Greek hospitality with all ages. Cooking with the Greeks classes also available – make, bake and take a full Greek meal using recipes featured at the festival. All proceeds from the festival benefit the Cathedral’s Ministries as well as local community charities.
Stockley Gardens Spring Arts Festival - May 16 and 17, 2015
This festival boasts approximately 150 artists exhibit a wide variety of media, including painting, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, photography, and many others. In addition, there are children’s activities, live musical entertainment at the main stage, and food vendors from across the region. Each year, a nationally recognized artist or curator judges the artists, who compete for the festival’s cash prizes. College and high school students exhibit their artwork at the Student Exhibit and compete for prizes. The award winners are announced during the Artists’ Reception, which is held Saturday evening. www.hope-house.org. Open 10am to 5pm Saturday and Noon to 5pm Sunday.
14th Annual Virginia Beer Festival at Town Point Park - May 16 and 17, 2015
(Adjacent to hotel) Spend an afternoon sampling beers from around the world. Ticketed event. Join us in Town Point Park for the 14th Annual Virginia Beer Festival. This is one of the most popular Beer Festivals in the mid-Atlantic Region and promises to be a day full of good beer, good friends, and good fun. Spend the afternoon sampling beer from all over the world. Internation premium beers, hand crafted domestics and local brews comprise a selection of over 125 tap handles. The event festures live music, great foot and, of course, great beer. www.festevents.org. Open 2pm to 6pm daily.