Blog posts by Newport News

3 Ways to Celebrate Spring in Newport Ne...

There are many ways to get outside and enjoy the spring splendor in Newport News! On April 15, you can experience the Antebellum South on the grounds of Richard D. Lee’s mid-nineteenth century plantat...

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Celebrating Black History Month in Newpo...

From a film festival and theater production to a planetarium show and special exhibitions, Newport News has a number of ways to celebrate the African-American experience to commemorate Black History M...

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Zoom In Contest 2016 Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 8th annual "ZOOM In on Newport News" photo contest, sponsored by the Newport News Tourism Development Office! Floods of incredible entries were received that capt...

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Irresistibly Sweet Treats in Newport New...

It’s February, that time of year when taking a small detour to indulge our sweet tooth can become more of a survival mechanism than a guilty pleasure, as sugar replaces our natural Vitamin D boost dur...

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17 in 2017: New (and nearly new) Things ...

1. Visit Historic Newport News homes at the peak of their spring splendor. During Historic Garden Week in Virginia, tour six private homes and their surrounding gardens April 26 in the Cedar Grove ne...

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Link to Lights

Let the Holiday Spirit Shine! There’s nothing like colorful, sparkling lights to turn on that festive feeling. Keep this guidehandy to make the most of your holidays throughout the Coastal Virginia r...

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