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FESTIVALS & EVENTS

GREAT THINGS HAPPEN
IN NEWPORT NEWS

The Special Events section plans, manages and promotes citywide festivals and special events held in the City of Newport News. Individuals, community groups and businesses can be part of these events as vendors, exhibitors, entertainers and corporate sponsors.

OUr EVENTS

TOUR OF NEWPORT NEWS

April 12 - 14, 2024

OUTDOOR ENTHUSIAST EVENT

April 20, 2024 • 10:00AM - 5:00 PM

upcoming Festivals & Events

Outdoor Enthusiast Event

Newport News Park 13560 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA, United States

Come celebrate “the great outdoors” in beautiful Newport News Park with the 2024 Outdoor Enthusiast Event!  No matter your interests, this event is sure to…

Children’s Festival of Friends

Newport News Park 13560 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA, United States

Come to Newport News Park on Saturday, May 4th and help us celebrate the Newport News Children’s Festival of Friends! STAGE SCHEDULE:Details to come...  …

Drop the Mic Summer Concert Series – No BS! Brass

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

Summer sizzles with our Drop the Mic Concert Series Presented by The Yard District! 🎤🔥 Join us for unforgettable live performances, mouthwatering food, ice-cold beer,…

Juneteenth Raising of the Flag

City Hall 2400 Washington Ave, Newport News, VA, United States

Monday, June 10th, join us for the 4th Annual Juneteenth Raising the Flag Ceremony as it brings unity in the community while we wave the…

Drop the Mic Summer Concert Series – Slapnation

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

Summer sizzles with our Drop the Mic Concert Series Presented by The Yard District! 🎤🔥 Join us for unforgettable live performances, mouthwatering food, ice-cold beer,…

Drop the Mic Summer Concert Series – Jogo Project

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

Summer sizzles with our Drop the Mic Concert Series Presented by The Yard District! 🎤🔥 Join us for unforgettable live performances, mouthwatering food, ice-cold beer,…

Juneteenth Freedom Festival

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

Free community festival featuring musical entertainment, food and craft vendors, informational exhibits, and children’s activities. Stage Schedule Details to come...

Stars in the Sky

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

Light up the night in Newport News!  Celebrate Independence Day with great food, live music, festive entertainers, giveaways and a spectacular fireworks display above the…

World Arts Celebration

Victory Landing Park 50 26th St, Newport News, VA, United States

The City of Newport News will present The World Arts Celebration on July 27th from 12-5 pm at Victory Landing Park in the Yard District. …

Made in Newport News

City Center at Oyster Point 701 Town Center Dr, Newport News, VA, United States

Newport News is a city of innovators, artists, entrepreneurs, scholars, scientists, and everyone in between.  To celebrate the people, businesses, and attractions that make the…