Planning a tour and need evening activity ideas?
Newport News, Virginia has many unique options to keep your group entertained after sunset!
Ferguson Center for the Arts
Whether in our 200-seat Studio Theatre, 500-seat Music & Theatre Hall or elegant 1,700-seat Concert Hall, hundreds of thousands of people from Hampton Roads and beyond have enjoyed the finest cultural attractions and entertainers the world has to offer in acoustically superb surroundings. Our performances run the gamut, from Broadway to ballet, classical to jazz, comedy, opera and more! The Ferguson Center for the Arts truly has something for everyone! So please join us as we present a full program of world-class performances guaranteed to please!
The Paranormal Tour
Curious about the paranormal? Wonder if ghosts really walk among us? Come to Newport News, Virginia and experience history with a touch of mystery!
The Boxwood Inn
There is no better way to entertain your group than offering them a fun-filled evening at the Boxwood Inn. The Inn offers a variety of costumed, themed dinners that appeal to any group, both young and old, complete with the talents of many local entertainers.
Laser Light Shows at the Virginia Living Museum
Experience the new state-of-the-art laser system that splashes brilliant high-color LED laser light all across the entire surface of the dome inside the Abbitt Planetarium. It’s the most amazing light show you’ve ever seen!
City Center and Port Warwick
City Center at Oyster Point is a $300 million mixed-use development comprising 53 acres in the Oyster Point business park. Enjoy a variety of open air specialty shopping, dining and entertainment. Port Warwick offers specialty stores in an urban setting and regularly scheduled entertainment during the summer months.
Holiday Fun – Celebration in Lights and Hollydazzle
The chill of winter will have no affect on your groups as they cozy up for a ride through Newport News Park to view Celebration in Lights. You will be dazzled by over half a million individual lights creating animated holiday and fanciful scenes. Speaking of “dazzle”, watch the spectacular fireworks show during Hollydazzle at City Center, a free family event complete with activities and entertainment.
Group Friendly Restaurants
Restaurants in Newport News
Newport News has a variety of restaurants that cater to your groups including some that even have a twist! Call me about “Dinnertainments” and find out where your groups can enjoy dinner while overlooking the James River.
All of this plus a short drive to Williamsburg and Virginia Beach!
Contact Barb Kleiss, Group Tour Marketing Manager,
for assistance with planning your next group tour.
Toll Free: 888-493-7386