Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is on its way. But don’t panic: Downtown Norfolk has you covered, from start to finish! 


Celebrate with Your Squad

Who says couples have the monopoly on fun for Valentine’s Day? Get in formation, suit up your squad, and hit the town.

  • We have two words for you: Drag Brunch. Now that we have your attention, Waterside District is hosting their Galentine's Day Drag Brunch, complete with 2 drink tickets, full brunch buffet, and amazing show. There's really not much more to say about this other than see. you. there.
  • Show small businesses some love at Selden Market's PlayDate: Love & Heartbreak & Hangs, featuring pop-ups, special activations, music, and more!
  • Get some frustration out at Grain's Shred Your Ex Anti-Valentine's Day Bash and literally destroy a photo of your ex in a shredder.
  • Laugh your tail off at Panties in a Twist, the epic and hilarious sketch comedy show written, directed, and starring women.
  • What better way to spend a Sunday than surrounding yourself with inspiring women? Cure Coffeehouse and Brasserie is hosting its 5th Annual Galentine’s Day celebration, which will include a Q&A with local business women and an opportunity for networking.
  • Get your aggression out watching a fight at a Norfolk Admirals game.
  • Grab your friends and rock out with a concert at The NorVa.
  • Or bring your friends out to any of the awesome events featured in Delightful Dates! Because friend dates are awesome.