Calendar

string(29) "2017-04-29 10:00 AM:-:5:00 PM"
string(28) "2017-05-11 5:30 PM:-:7:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-01 1:00 PM:-:1:00 PM"
string(61) "2017-06-02 10:00 AM:-:4:00 PM:^:2017-06-03 10:00 AM:-:4:00 PM"
string(30) "2017-06-08 12:00 PM:-:12:45 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-08 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-08 4:00 PM:-:5:30 PM"
string(29) "2017-06-10 10:00 AM:-:2:00 PM"
string(30) "2017-06-12 10:00 AM:-:11:45 AM"
string(28) "2017-06-12 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
string(29) "2017-06-14 11:00 AM:-:2:00 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-16 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-16 6:00 PM:-:9:00 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-17 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-17 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-17 4:00 PM:-:5:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-17 8:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-18 1:00 PM:-:4:00 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-22 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-23 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-23 6:00 PM:-:9:00 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-26 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-26 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
string(28) "2017-06-30 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"

June 2017

string(29) "2017-04-29 10:00 AM:-:5:00 PM"
45864
Ongoing

Tidewater Art Alliance Portfolio Show

Suffolk Art Gallery
118 Bosley Avenue
On display April 29-June 3, 2017.
10am-5pm, Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5pm, Sunday.
Free and open to the public.
www.heartandsoulsuffolk.com
757.514.7284 

Join us for the Tidewater Art Alliance’s Annual Portfolio Show. This show is open to members of the TAA for entry.

string(28) "2017-05-11 5:30 PM:-:7:30 PM"
45658
5/11 to 6/17

Chesapeake Bay Art Association Annual Juried Exhibit

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
110 W. Finney Avenue
Opening Reception May 11, 2017, 5:30-7:30pm. 
Free and open to the public.
Exhibit on view May 11-June 17, 2017.

757.925.1800
www.SuffolkCenter.org

string(28) "2017-06-01 1:00 PM:-:1:00 PM"
46433
6/01 to 6/30

Summer Kick-Off

Area Libraries
June 2017
www.suffolkpubliclibrary.com
757.514.7323

Kick off the summer with Suffolk Public Library's free classes and events for all ages!

string(61) "2017-06-02 10:00 AM:-:4:00 PM:^:2017-06-03 10:00 AM:-:4:00 PM"
45096
6/02 to 6/03

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
www.friendsofthesuffolkpubliclibrary.org 

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:

New Hard Cover $3.00
New Soft Cover $1.50
(2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Hard Cover $1.50
Soft Cover $1.00
(Pre-2014)

Paperback 50¢
(Mass Market Paperbacks)

Kid's Books 75¢ per inch

Specially priced books as marked!

string(30) "2017-06-08 12:00 PM:-:12:45 PM"
46939
6/08

Lunch and Learn with Suffolk Master Gardeners

North Suffolk Library
2000 Bennetts Creek Park Road
12-12:45pm. Free.
www.suffolkpubliclibrary.com
757.514.7323

Grow your green thumb over lunch with the Suffolk Master Gardeners. Bring your lunch and enjoy learning about gardening with a new focus each month. Registration is required and can be made four weeks out online or by calling the library.

string(28) "2017-06-08 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
47059
6/08

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) "2017-06-08 4:00 PM:-:5:30 PM"
47001
6/08

Cedar Hill Cemetery Stroll

Departs from Suffolk Visitor Center
524 N. Main Street
4-5:30pm. 
$7 adults; $5 seniors (60+), military.
Not recommended for children under 12.
757.514.4130

An official Virginia Civil War Trail site, Cedar Hill Cemetery has long been an attraction for history buffs and even walking groups. The Suffolk Division of Tourism is introducing a new guided stroll through the pleasant 32-acre cemetery, rich in history and natural beauty. The 90-minute daytime tour will offer unique insights into Suffolk’s heritage as tour goers traverse the cedar-lined terrain dotted with timeworn headstones. 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. Special rates are available for groups of 12 or more.

string(29) "2017-06-10 10:00 AM:-:2:00 PM"
45747
6/10

Fused Glass Tiles

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
110 W. Finney Avenue
10am-2pm. $75
www.suffolkcenter.org
Registration: 757.923.0003

The art of glass tile-making will be explored using a wide variety of creative approaches to fusing with specialty glass. Learn how to layer glass for dynamic designs and use kiln mold fiber mold material for a kiln carved effect. Students will create tiles utilizing a painterly approach using glass powder and mica powder. Instructor provides tools and materials.  Beginning to Intermediate level. Students should wear comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes. Students are encouraged to bring in several images for inspiration. Material and Firing Fee of $20 included in price.

string(30) "2017-06-12 10:00 AM:-:11:45 AM"
46972
6/12

Cedar Hill Cemetery Stroll

Departs from Suffolk Visitor Center
524 N. Main Street
10-11:45am. 
$7 adults; $5 seniors (60+), military.
Not recommended for children under 12.
757.514.4130

An official Virginia Civil War Trail site, Cedar Hill Cemetery has long been an attraction for history buffs and even walking groups. The Suffolk Division of Tourism is introducing a new guided stroll through the pleasant 32-acre cemetery, rich in history and natural beauty. The 90-minute daytime tour will offer unique insights into Suffolk’s heritage as tour goers traverse the cedar-lined terrain dotted with timeworn headstones. 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. Special rates are available for groups of 12 or more.

string(28) "2017-06-12 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
47060
6/12

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(29) "2017-06-14 11:00 AM:-:2:00 PM"
46556
6/14

Senior Prom

Whaleyville Community Center.
132 Robertston Street.
11am-2pm. $10.
Ages 55 and up.
757.514.7100
www.suffolkva.us/parks

Active adults and seniors ages 55 and over are invited to attend "Senior Prom" on June 14, 2017, at the Whaleyville Community Center. Come dressed in your best and walk our red carpet for a day of fun, music, fellowship and dancing. The event begins at 11 a.m. and will end at 2 p.m. Not only will lunch be served, but you will also enjoy a fashion show! The cost for this event is $10 per person. For more information, call 757.514.7100. The Whaleyville Community Center is located at 132 Robertson Street.

string(28) "2017-06-16 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
45887
6/16

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: The Fuzz Band

Constant's Wharf Park & Marina
110 E. Constance Road
6-10pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina for the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as The Fuzz Band plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoy your Friday night!

string(28) "2017-06-16 6:00 PM:-:9:00 PM"
47171
6/16

Craft Beer Dinner at the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront

Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront
100 East Constance Road
6pm. $25 Advance / $30 Day Of. 
757.774.9073 Reservations Required.
www.suffolkconferencecenter.com

Join the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront for a fun Craft Beer Dinner on Friday, June 16, 2017! Ticket price includes: 

Eight 5-oz. pours of Craft Beer
Pig Roast with assorted BBQ Sauces
Craft Beer Chicken
Gouda Mac and Cheese
Craft Beer Baked Beans
Power Blend Slaw

Breweries attending include: Wasserhund Brewing Company, Pleasure House Brewing Company, Smartmouth Brewing Company, and Back Bay Brewing Company. 

Advance tickets are $25; day-of tickets are $30; food tickets are only $15. Call 757.774.9073 for reservations

Live Music will be provided by the TGIF Summer Concert Series at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina. 

string(28) "2017-06-17 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
47023
6/17

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

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) "2017-06-17 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
47061
6/17

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) "2017-06-17 4:00 PM:-:5:30 PM"
47000
6/17

Cedar Hill Cemetery Stroll

Departs from Suffolk Visitor Center
524 N. Main Street
4-5:30pm. 
$7 adults; $5 seniors (60+), military.
Not recommended for children under 12.
757.514.4130

An official Virginia Civil War Trail site, Cedar Hill Cemetery has long been an attraction for history buffs and even walking groups. The Suffolk Division of Tourism is introducing a new guided stroll through the pleasant 32-acre cemetery, rich in history and natural beauty. The 90-minute daytime tour will offer unique insights into Suffolk’s heritage as tour goers traverse the cedar-lined terrain dotted with timeworn headstones. 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. Special rates are available for groups of 12 or more.

string(28) "2017-06-17 8:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
46956
6/17

Legends of Main Street: A Suffolk Ghost Walk

Suffolk Visitor Center
524 North Main Street
8pm. $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) "2017-06-18 1:00 PM:-:4:00 PM"
45973
6/18

Father's Day Lunch at The Obici House

The Obici House
4700 Sleepy Hole Road
11am-3pm. $22.95 per person (half price ages 7-12).
Ages 6 and under free.

757.617.1299
www.theobicihouse.com

Bring Dad to the historic Obici House for Father's Day. Enjoy having a Crisp Garden Salad & Pretzel Bites with Cheese brought to you by your server then head on over to the buffet for your favorites: Jack Daniels BBQ Spare Ribs, Mac & Cheese, Beer Can Chicken, Angus Beef Sliders, Sweet Corn on the Cobb, Cole Slaw & Bacon Baked Beans. We also have desserts for Dear 'Ole Dad: Banana Pudding, Snicker's Cake, and Cheesecake. There will be cocktail specials & a selection of over a dozen different beers. Cost is $22.95 per person;  half price ages 7-12 (6 & under eat free). Call or text for reservations!

string(28) "2017-06-22 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
47062
6/22

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) "2017-06-23 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
45888
6/23

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: Touch of Spice

Constant's Wharf Park & Marina
110 E. Constance Road
6-10pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina for the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as A Touch of Spice plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoy your Friday night!

string(28) "2017-06-23 6:00 PM:-:9:00 PM"
47172
6/23

Crab Boil at the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront

Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront
100 East Constance Road
6pm. $30 Advance / $35 Day Of. 
757.774.9073 Reservations Required.
www.suffolkconferencecenter.com

Join the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront for an All-You-Can-Eat Crab Boil on Friday, June 23, 2017! 

Advance tickets are $30; day-of tickets are $35. Call 757.774.9073 for reservations

Live Music will be provided by the TGIF Summer Concert Series at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina (Touch of Spice scheduled to perform), weather permitting. 

string(28) "2017-06-26 9:30 AM:-:1:30 PM"
47024
6/26

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

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) "2017-06-26 2:00 PM:-:3:30 PM"
47063
6/26

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) "2017-06-30 6:00 PM:-:9:30 PM"
45983
6/30

T.G.I.F. Summer Concert Series: Affirmative Groove

Constant's Wharf Park & Marina
110 E. Constance Road
6-10pm. Free and open to the public.
757.514.7267

Join your neighbors at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina for the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as Affirmative Groove plays a variety of hits and kids enjoy the children's area. Our aim is to get you out of your seat and enjoy your Friday night!

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