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Posted on: February 28, 2019

35th Annual Juried Photography Exhibit

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Join the Suffolk Art Gallery as they host the 35th Annual Juried Photography Exhibit, the largest and oldest juried photography exhibit in Hampton Roads. THe artwork of professional and amateur photographers will be on display March 9 through April 19, 20...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

VMFA On The Road

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The Suffolk Art League is excited to be hosting the VMFA on the Road during its stay in Suffolk. Sixty-five years after the launch of its original Artmobile, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is once again bringing traveling art exhibitions and educational...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

The Embers Featuring Craig Woolard

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The Embers are widely considered a musical marvel and have laid the groundwork for what has become known as ‘Beach Music’ in the Carolinas, Virginias, the gulf coast region of North America and every beach in between. A true musical tradition with which m...
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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Nature Programs at the Suffolk Visitor Center

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Join Suffolk Tourism, in partnership with outdoor outfitter, Nature’s Calling, for two nature-themed programs at the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion.  Mark your calendar for “Plants of the Great Dismal Swamp”&nbs...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Suffolk Mud Jam & Classic Auto Cruise-In

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Are you ready for a muddy good time? Meet us at the Suffolk Executive Airport for the Suffolk Mud Jam & Classic Auto Cruise-In on Saturday, April 13, 2019! Open pits, concessions, merchandise! This is a family-friendly, rain-or shine event. Main gates...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Eggstravaganza

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Join Suffolk Parks & Recreation for their Annual Spring Eggstravaganza! This event will have your kids hopping for joy at Bennett's Creek Park. The event, filled with games, pony rides, arts and crafts, face painting, a petting zoo, music and more, is...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Chowan University Choirs

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The Chowan University Singers and Men's Chorus, the premier touring choral ensembles of Chowan University, combined with the Chowan Community Chorus, will present an exciting and varied program of classical and contemporary choral music, at the Suffolk Ce...
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Posted on: April 20, 2017

The Great Dismal Swamp

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The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal.

 

Despite its foreboding moniker, the Great Dismal Swamp is one of few remaining American wildernesses. It is the largest intact remnant of a vast habitat that once covered more than one million acres ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Art Gallery

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Nestled among Victorian and Colonial architecture, you'll find a former library constructed in the early 1960s and repurposed as the Suffolk Art Gallery in the 1980s. The Gallery hosts a variety of exhibits and through a partnership with the Suffolk Art L...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

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As Suffolk's premier visual and performing arts venue for Suffolk, the Suffolk Center boasts a year-round schedule featuring musical performances, theatrical productions, ballet, art exhibits, lectures and galas. The classic Greek-Revival structure was bu...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Riddick's Folly House Museum & Gift Shop

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In early 1837, a fire ravaged dozens of homes and outbuildings at the north end of Main Street in Suffolk. Out of the ashes of that fire, Mr. Mills Riddick built the home that is known today as Riddick’s Folly. Mills Riddick was a member of a large and pr...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Seaboard Station Railroad Museum

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This restored Main Street station displays a two-room HO-scale model of Suffolk in 1907 that was built by the Tidewater Division of the National Model Railroad Association. The station was built in 1885 and has remained basically unchanged over the years....

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Waterways

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Suffolk has over 8,000 acres of lakes and miles of river shoreline. Here are just a few highlights:

Lone Star Lake:- 12 lakes total (1172-acre park)- Freshwater fishing and pier- Four-mile horse trail- Archery range and model airplane flying field- Grills ...

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