Calendar

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August 2015

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40906
6/06 to 11/07

First Saturday at the Market

June 6, July 4, August 1, September 5, October 3 & November 7

Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion
524 North Main Street
9am-1pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.4130

The Suffolk Farmers’ Market season is underway at the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion, conveniently located behind the Suffolk Visitor Center at the corner of Main Street and Constance Road. Enjoy the best in locally-grown fresh fruits and vegetables, along with eggs, honey, homemade jams and jellies, baked goods, fresh cut flowers, plants and handmade jewelry and crafts. The Market is held every Saturday through November 21, from 9am until 1pm. We have lots of great programming all season long but we have "extra-special" First Saturdays of each month. 

"First Saturday at the Market" will feature live music and the Teeny Tiny Farm Petting Zoo (10am-1pm). See our Suffolk Farmers' Market page for the rest of the day's activities: Suffolk Farmers' Market Events

string(28) "2015-07-25 4:00 PM:-:6:00 PM"
41697
7/25

Corinne Lilyard-Mitchell - A 20 Year Retrospective Exhibit & Please Touch the Art Exhibit by Sally Barker

Suffolk Art Gallery
118 Bosley Avenue
Opening Reception - 4pm on July 25
Exhibit on display through Septmeber 4
Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm
757.514.7284 or 757.925.0448
www.heartandsoulsuffolk.com

Corinne Lilyard-Mitchell, winner of the Suffolk Art League's 2014 Annual Juried Exhibition and Professor of Art At TCC, will present an exhibit that includes a collection of paintings and works on paper completed since 1995 and depicts her explorations of media, techniques, and subject matter.

Please Touch the Art includes textile works by artist Sally Barker, creator of the Barker Code, a technique where color is assigned a textured fabric, resulting in touchable pieces that allow the blind to visualize classic works of art.

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40876
6/06 to 11/07

First Saturday at the Market

June 6, July 4, August 1, September 5, October 3 & November 7

Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion
524 North Main Street
9am-1pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.4130

The Suffolk Farmers’ Market season is underway at the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion, conveniently located behind the Suffolk Visitor Center at the corner of Main Street and Constance Road. Enjoy the best in locally-grown fresh fruits and vegetables, along with eggs, honey, homemade jams and jellies, baked goods, fresh cut flowers, plants and handmade jewelry and crafts. The Market is held every Saturday through November 21, from 9am until 1pm. We have lots of great programming all season long but we have "extra-special" First Saturdays of each month. 

"First Saturday at the Market" will feature live music and the Teeny Tiny Farm Petting Zoo (10am-1pm). See our Suffolk Farmers' Market page for the rest of the day's activities: Suffolk Farmers' Market Events

string(28) "2015-07-25 4:00 PM:-:6:00 PM"
41698
7/25

Corinne Lilyard-Mitchell - A 20 Year Retrospective Exhibit & Please Touch the Art Exhibit by Sally Barker

Suffolk Art Gallery
118 Bosley Avenue
Opening Reception - 4pm on July 25
Exhibit on display through Septmeber 4
Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm
757.514.7284 or 757.925.0448
www.heartandsoulsuffolk.com

Corinne Lilyard-Mitchell, winner of the Suffolk Art League's 2014 Annual Juried Exhibition and Professor of Art At TCC, will present an exhibit that includes a collection of paintings and works on paper completed since 1995 and depicts her explorations of media, techniques, and subject matter.

Please Touch the Art includes textile works by artist Sally Barker, creator of the Barker Code, a technique where color is assigned a textured fabric, resulting in touchable pieces that allow the blind to visualize classic works of art.

string(30) "2015-08-03 10:00 AM:-:12:00 PM"
41741
8/03

Davy Crockett's Tremendously Tall Tales

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
110 W. Finney Avenue

10am. $5.
757.923.2900
www.suffolkcenter.org

Join Davy Crockett on a trip through the folklore and tall tales of the American frontier. A wonderful adventure for any age! For more information, call the Suffolk Center at 757.923.0003.

string(28) "2015-08-03 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40546
8/03

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-04 5:30 PM:-:9:00 PM"
38388
8/04

National Night Out Celebration

Kickoff Celebration at Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion
5:30-6:30pm. Free.

www.suffolknno.org

Help bring back a sense of nostalgia and feeling of safety and security by getting involved in National Night Out – a night when citizens of Suffolk are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for a drug- and crime-prevention event. With over 45 million people expected to join in, August 4th will be a night that citizens across America can send a powerful message about neighborhood unity, awareness, safety and police-community partnerships. The Kickoff Ceremony will take place at the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Motorcade tours will depart for various neighborhoods across Suffolk's 430 square miles immediately following the ceremony. For more information, please contact Diana Klink, Director of Media & Community Relations, at 757.514.4104, or visit www.suffolknno.org.

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38859
8/07

Great Dismal Swamp Safari

Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
9:30am-1:30pm. 
$10 adults; $8 seniors (60+), military, and children ages 3-12
757.514.4130
www.Suffolk-Fun.com

The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal. The narrated Swamp Safari, one of Suffolk’s most popular attractions, fills up quickly. This four-hour tour is led by a biologist specializing is the unique habitat of the Great Dismal. Learn about the history, lore, vegetation and wildlife with this adventure that includes a brief walk to Lake Drummond. Sunscreen, insect repellent, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended. A small snack and beverage is provided. This tour is not recommended for very small children. Reservations are required and cancellations are expected no less than 48 hours prior to scheduled tour. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 to reserve your spot.

 

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38376
8/07 to 8/08

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Building
300 Carolina Road
10am-4pm Friday & Saturday. Open to the Public.
757.514.1024
http://www.suffolk.lib.va.us/about-us/friends-of-the-library.html

The Friends of the Library hold a monthly book sale, the revenue of which is used to support library programs. Peruse thousands of used books, magazines, movies and more. Prices: Paperbacks (Fiction) - $0.50 per inch, Softcovers - $0.50, Hardcovers - $1.00, Children's - $0.50 per inch, DVDs - $2.00, Music CDs - $1.00, Audio Books on CD - $2.00, Audio Books on Cassette - $1.00. Other items specially priced.

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40988
8/07

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: Joe Gosman Band

Bennett's Creek Park
3000 Bennett's Creek Park Road

6-9:30pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Bennett's Creek Park for the second half of the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as Joe Gosman Band plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoying your Friday night!

string(28) "2015-08-08 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
38860
8/08

Great Dismal Swamp Safari

Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
9:30am-1:30pm. 
$10 adults; $8 seniors (60+), military, and children ages 3-12
757.514.4130
www.Suffolk-Fun.com

The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal. The narrated Swamp Safari, one of Suffolk’s most popular attractions, fills up quickly. This four-hour tour is led by a biologist specializing is the unique habitat of the Great Dismal. Learn about the history, lore, vegetation and wildlife with this adventure that includes a brief walk to Lake Drummond. Sunscreen, insect repellent, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended. A small snack and beverage is provided. This tour is not recommended for very small children. Reservations are required and cancellations are expected no less than 48 hours prior to scheduled tour. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 to reserve your spot.

 

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38377
8/07 to 8/08

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Building
300 Carolina Road
10am-4pm Friday & Saturday. Open to the Public.
757.514.1024
http://www.suffolk.lib.va.us/about-us/friends-of-the-library.html

The Friends of the Library hold a monthly book sale, the revenue of which is used to support library programs. Peruse thousands of used books, magazines, movies and more. Prices: Paperbacks (Fiction) - $0.50 per inch, Softcovers - $0.50, Hardcovers - $1.00, Children's - $0.50 per inch, DVDs - $2.00, Music CDs - $1.00, Audio Books on CD - $2.00, Audio Books on Cassette - $1.00. Other items specially priced.

string(28) "2015-08-08 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40547
8/08

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-08 7:30 PM:-:9:00 PM"
40498
8/08

Legends of Main Street: A Suffolk Ghost Walk

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
7:30pm. $10 Adults / $8 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

A hair-raising encounter with the spirited side of Suffolk. Follow a costumed guide through the shadows of historic Main Street discovering stories, legends and "unexplained occurrences" by lantern light. Tales of unsolved mysteries and unresolved affairs abound throughout Suffolk's historically hip Ghost Walk. Reservations Required.

string(28) "2015-08-10 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40553
8/10

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-14 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
40989
8/14

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: Wesley Spangler Band

Bennett's Creek Park
3000 Bennett's Creek Park Road

6-9:30pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Bennett's Creek Park for the second half of the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as the Wesley Spangler Band plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoying your Friday night!

string(61) "2015-08-15 10:00 AM:-:6:00 PM:^:2015-08-16 10:00 AM:-:5:00 PM"
41736
8/15 to 8/16

Nansemond Indian Tribal Pow Wow

Pembroke Lane (across from Oakland Elementary)
Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

www.nansemond.org

Two-day cultural celebration including music, dance, authentic crafts and food. Admission and parking are free, although donations are gladly accepted. The powwow grounds are located at the end of Pembroke Lane, which runs off Godwin Blvd., across from Oakland Elementary (in the Chuckatuck area of Suffolk.)

Printable flyer here


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41737
8/15 to 8/16

Nansemond Indian Tribal Pow Wow

Pembroke Lane (across from Oakland Elementary)
Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

www.nansemond.org

Two-day cultural celebration including music, dance, authentic crafts and food. Admission and parking are free, although donations are gladly accepted. The powwow grounds are located at the end of Pembroke Lane, which runs off Godwin Blvd., across from Oakland Elementary (in the Chuckatuck area of Suffolk.)

Printable flyer here


string(28) "2015-08-17 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40549
8/17

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-21 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40550
8/21

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-21 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
40990
8/21

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: Tidewater Drive Band

Bennett's Creek Park
3000 Bennett's Creek Park Road

6-9:30pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Bennett's Creek Park for the second half of the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as the Tidewater Drive Band plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoying your Friday night!

string(29) "2015-08-22 12:00 PM:-:6:00 PM"
41689
8/22

Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
110 W. Finney Avenue
12-6pm. Free and open to the public.
www.suffolkmysteryauthorsfestival.com

Join us for the 2nd Annual Mystery Authors Festival on Saturday, August 22, 2015. This one-day festival will showcase 24 best-selling mystery, suspense, romance and women's fiction authors. Highlights include book signings, fan meet & greets and author readings. Additionally, attendees will enjoy multiple workshops and moderated panel discussions. The Festival will be free and open to the public from 1-6 p.m. You are welcome to pre-register/RSVP for the event but you are not required to do so in order to attend. We love to get a good gauge on how many folks will be joining us, so we offer a special doorprize drawing just for those individuals who RSVP for the festival. 

New this year: From 12-1 p.m., enjoy a VIP Meet & Greet! Spend an hour with the authors, enjoy light refreshments, and receive a Festival Swag Bag. Tickets are $15 per person and limited to the first 50 participants. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center to purchase your tickets.

This event is a partnership between the Suffolk Division of Tourism, the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts and the Suffolk Public Library. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 or email kkelley@suffolkva.us. You can also stay up to date by visiting www.suffolkmysteryauthorsfestival.com or liking the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SuffolkMysteryAuthorsFestival.

string(28) "2015-08-24 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40551
8/24

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

string(28) "2015-08-28 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
38861
8/28

Great Dismal Swamp Safari

Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
9:30am-1:30pm. 
$10 adults; $8 seniors (60+), military, and children ages 3-12
757.514.4130
www.Suffolk-Fun.com

The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal. The narrated Swamp Safari, one of Suffolk’s most popular attractions, fills up quickly. This four-hour tour is led by a biologist specializing is the unique habitat of the Great Dismal. Learn about the history, lore, vegetation and wildlife with this adventure that includes a brief walk to Lake Drummond. Sunscreen, insect repellent, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended. A small snack and beverage is provided. This tour is not recommended for very small children. Reservations are required and cancellations are expected no less than 48 hours prior to scheduled tour. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 to reserve your spot.

 

string(28) "2015-08-29 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
38862
8/29

Great Dismal Swamp Safari

Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
9:30am-1:30pm. 
$10 adults; $8 seniors (60+), military, and children ages 3-12
757.514.4130
www.Suffolk-Fun.com

The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal. The narrated Swamp Safari, one of Suffolk’s most popular attractions, fills up quickly. This four-hour tour is led by a biologist specializing is the unique habitat of the Great Dismal. Learn about the history, lore, vegetation and wildlife with this adventure that includes a brief walk to Lake Drummond. Sunscreen, insect repellent, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended. A small snack and beverage is provided. This tour is not recommended for very small children. Reservations are required and cancellations are expected no less than 48 hours prior to scheduled tour. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 to reserve your spot.

 

string(28) "2015-08-31 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
40552
8/31

Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
2pm. $8 Adults / $6 Seniors, Military and Children 9-12
757.514.4130

See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by.

Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

 

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