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7th Annual NEON Festival

Category: NEON District

Date and Time for this Past Event


The 7th Annual NEON Festival returns to NFK Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21, 2022!

Presented by Business Consortium for Arts Support and Old Dominion University, this free festival welcomes everyone to experience the NEON District through art exhibitions, local and national performances, mural tours and programming unique to Norfolk's first arts neighborhood.


The 2022 celebration includes:
The Chrysler Museum of Art open late Thursday
* Live hot glass performances at the Chrysler Museum Glass Studio
* Opening Reception at d'Art Center
* The Plot Beer Garden and entertainment Friday evening
* New murals and art projects unveiled
* NEON District Public Art Tours both nights with Norfolk Tour Company
* Pop up art galleries in local businesses
* Community programming from The Governor's School for the ArtsTeens With a PurposePush Comedy TheaterHurrah Players and many more!

Presented by Business Consortium for Arts Support and Old Dominion University in partnership with Downtown Norfolk, The Chrysler Museum of Art and Sway Creative Labs.