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Welcome to Downtown Norfolk, the center of the region’s arts, dining, entertainment and financial scenes. Find your way around—and everything to see and do—right here.

Featured Events

NEON Festival

Opens Oct 18

The *fourth* NEON Festival is coming back to NFK Thursday, October 18 and Friday, October 19, 2018! This free festival welcomes everyone to experience the NEON District through art exhibitions, local and national performances and mural tours. 

34th Annual Grand Illumination Parade

Saturday, Nov 17

The 34th Annual Grand Illumination Parade, "The Lights Are Bright On Broadway,” will take place in Downtown Norfolk on Saturday, November 17 at 7pm, bringing thousands of spectators out to take in the beauty, magic, and electric holiday spirit.

Creative Writing Classes

Monday, Oct 15

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Explore Downtown

Downtown Norfolk is compact, walkable and easy to navigate. See our Interactive Map for parking options, shopping, dining, attractions, street closures and all the rest.

Explore Downtown

Doing Business

Discover all the benefits of locating your business Downtown, shop available office space and see all the other companies already here.

Always Insta-Worthy

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