NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk Festevents is celebrating its 40th anniversary season this year with the return of Norfolk Harborfest.

Norfolk Festevents announced its 2022 Season of Events this week, which will be held in-person. The two previous seasons were mostly virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2022 season kicks off in early May with the Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival (May 7-8), followed by the Bayou Bon Vivant: Cajun Music & Food Festival (May 20-22).

For June, the 46th Annual Norfolk Harborfest: Music, Food & Maritime Festival (June 10-12) returns.
For the past two years, Harborfest has been held in a virtual format due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The remainder of 2022 is highlighted by long-running local traditions and new events including:

  • Juneteenth in the Park (June 18)
  • Fourth of July Great American Picnic & Fireworks (July 4)
  • The Norfolk Latino Music & Food Festival presented by Newport News Shipbuilding (July 23)
  • Virginia Symphony Orchestra Concert in the Park (July 24)
  • The 39th Annual Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival presented by Optima Health (August 26 & 27)
    • Includes performances from Pieces of a Dream, Peter White & Vincent Ingala and more
  • NashFest Music & Food Festival (September 17)
  • The Virginia Children’s Festival presented by Optima Health (October 1)
  • Fall Town Point Virginia Wine Festival (October 15 & 16)
  • Holiday Yule Log Bonfire & Christmas Marketplace (December 3)

Tickets went on sale to the public on Jan. 24. Get yours HERE.

To see the full schedule of events and more for 2022, CLICK HERE.