Blog posts by Newport News

End-of-the-Summer ?Staycation? Ideas in ...

The start of school is still a few weeks away, but there’s no escaping the “back-to-school” notebooks, pencils, pens and backpacks that are already lining the aisles of store shelves. Our advice to yo...

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4 Taps, 4 Cities Trail

While visiting Coastal Virginia, there’s one thing you can be sure of — you will never go thirsty. Complete the “4 Taps, 4 Cities” trail to win a Toast the Coast beer-opening koozie and an entry to wi...

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America Mobilizes 1917: A World War I Re...

Visit Newport News June 17-18 and experience “one of the only events of its kind in the United States!” In recognition of the 100th anniversary of our nation’s entry into the Great War, a World War I ...

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Eat Like a Local: Frozen Treats

July in Newport News, where it’s not unusual for the heat index to be more than 100 degrees, is the perfect time for thoughts of ice cream, ice-cold beverages, and other cool confections. In this edit...

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Fourth of July Events in Newport News an...

Visit Newport News on Independence Day to experience 4th of July Stars in the Sky!The event begins at 7 p.m. at Victory Landing Park, located at the end of 23rd Street, on the James River. Enjoy strol...

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Eat Like a Local: Burgers & BBQ

There is no better way to get a taste of a city’s local “vibe” than by sampling its cuisine. In a series of upcoming blogs, we will offer suggestions on how to “Eat Like a Local” in Newport News. From...

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