Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Hospitality & Tourism

Water Country USA’s Newest Attraction Opening July 15

YORK-Water Country USA’s younger guests will have a new area of the park to explore later this month. The water park’s newest attraction, Lil’Surfers Splash Pad, is expected to open on Friday, July 15. The attraction will feature fountains, spray...

Hampton Roads Establishments Offer Seasonal Drinks To Welcome Summer

Many people enjoy the opportunity to kick back and welcome the lazy, hazy days of summer. Those who consume alcoholic beverages may relish the opportunity to sample new drink varieties during the seasonal change when many local wineries, distilleries,...

Hampton to Host Independence Day Celebrations

HAMPTON -- Across the country, localities will celebrate July 4 in honor of the day in 1776 in which representatives from the Continental Congress declared the colonies' sovereignty from the British. Hampton, one of the oldest cities in the...

Fireworks Return To Victory Landing Park

NEWPORT NEWS—A grand fireworks display will culminate in an evening of family fun and entertainment on Monday, July 4 from 7pm to 9:15pm at Victory Landing Park in Newport News. The park, which is located at 50 25th Street,...

Celebrate Independence Day In Yorktown With Family-Friendly Activities

YORK-Bring the family out and join Yorktown’s 43rd Annual Independence Day Celebration on Main Street and the waterfront on Monday, July 4. The day kicks off at 8am with a 5K run or walk at Tour Road near York High...

Colonial Williamsburg To Celebrate July 4 with Fireworks, New Concert Series, And Educational Programming

WILLIAMSBURG-Colonial Williamsburg will once again light up the sky over Colonial Williamsburg’s Governor’s Palace in celebration of Independence Day for its annual signature fireworks display at 9:30pm on Monday July 4. Colonial Williamsburg has planned a weekend of festivities...

Newport News Williamsburg Airport Still Trying To Overcome Impacts Of Pandemic

NEWPORT NEWS— Newport News Williamsburg Airport (PHF) released an Annual Report at the end of December to provide a “state of the union” message to local and state stakeholders, and to give Peninsula residents an update on airport operations. “Calendar...

Hampton Parks & Recreation Seeking Input To Update Master Plan

HAMPTON—The City of Hampton’s Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Services Department is in the process of updating its Master Plan. The Master Plan is a blueprint for the parks and recreation system in Hampton to guide the decisions, renovations, redevelopment,...

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Residential Community In York County Sells For $100 Million

YORK-A residential community in Greater Williamsburg has recently been sold. On June 29, Berkadia announced the sale of The Bend at Arbordale on Bulifants Boulevard...

Two from Williamsburg Architectural Firm Earn Licenses

Local architectural firm, GuernseyTingle, has announced that two of its employees have earned professional licensures.