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Nice park to relax by the water

I walked to the park on the walk way along the water. Very nice location with statues and other... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2019
src1962
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Orange City, Florida
2018 Taco Festival

This event is classically sold out every year. I was thrilled to get delayed entry 5pm tickets for... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
ttyson76
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Reviewed 11 January 2019

I walked to the park on the walk way along the water. Very nice location with statues and other features to look at.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank src1962
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This event is classically sold out every year. I was thrilled to get delayed entry 5pm tickets for $15. Well...the event closes at 7pm. I had to stand in line when I got there at 5pm to get in. I brought $24 in cash with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ttyson76
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I was in town to do an interview. After the interview, I just wanted a few moments to relax. I asked my Garmin to direct me to the nearest park and this is where I wound up! Worth it. It was relaxing to be near...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Great statues. Benches to rest. Great events there. Worth the trip. Great sights. Lovely sculptures.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank camaga2016
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Over the years, I have spent a lot of time at this park. As a sophomore at ODU, I worked at the Flagstand inside the mall. It was always a bustling place with a lot of shops and restaurants. The park is where the annual...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Peterharris32
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We went to 2018 Norfolk Jazz Festival here last week. Beautiful lawn, waterfront views, many restaurants and hotels nearby. One of the most welcoming places we've been to. From the restaurants to the ticket booths every one was friendly and we felt safe there. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank camperkt
Reviewed 14 August 2018

there was nothing special going on here at the time, but a nice place. Beautiful lawn, nice sidewalks right on the river, plenty of bench's and a nice cool breeze on a hot day, great views.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank OBXLOKAL
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Took a Sunday stroll alongside the water as we watched the boats go by. The park offers many place to sit including a few wicker couches!! There is a water fountain for children to run thru in the hot weather and a few games on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank GGno2
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful park along the water in downtown Norfolk Lots of space, benches, shaded areas, eating areas

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Nice little park on the waters edge, not far from the Waterside complex. Plenty of seating and shade trees, very nicely kept up.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rduinc
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Unfortunately, none that I know of unless you go up to the Ocean View section of Norfolk and have something on the beach by the bay.
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I believe that, due to security considerations, tours onboard the Naval Station have been discontinued. You can, however, take the Victory Rover out of Town Point Park/Nauticus which sails past the base and you can see the... More
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