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War of the Wings Returns for its 3rd Year!

Just announced with our friends at 96X, War of the Wings returns for its third year at Waterside District on Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd, 2019! That’s right, due to the popularity of this event, we have returned for a TWO DAY festival to celebrate all things chicken wings! What is War of the Wings? War of the…

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We Made D@mn Sure You Enjoyed Taking Back Sunday at Waterside District!

Taking Back Sunday planned a stop at Waterside District on Thursday, September 19th for their 20th Anniversary Tour to celebrate the release of Tell All Your Friends! So, what did we do? We told all of our friends at the end of February that tickets were on sale, and this was going to be a must-see performance! Our real friends…

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Thousands Enjoy Norfolk’s Free Hot Country Night’s Concert Series!

On Thursday night, Waterside District wrapped with its final Hot Country Night’s concert of the summer season! Hot Country Night’s was Waterside District’s first annual summer concert series featuring national country artists Michael Ray, Chase Rice, Eli Young Band and Cody Johnson, with special guest DJ Ty Street opening with a country DJ door set for all four performers. The…

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An Epic Foam-of-its-Kind Party is Coming to Downtown Norfolk!

Norfolk is hosting its first-ever Foam Party on October 5th! Have you got your tickets? Waterside District has partnered with DJ Alex Lambrino and DJ Ray Marco to deliver this foam-of-its-kind festival to downtown Norfolk. If you’re interested in electronic dance parties, light shows, and house music, this is one event that you’re not going to want to miss! We…

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Once in a Blue Moon Palooza

Waterside District hosted its first annual festival celebrating Blue Moon Brewing Company on Friday, July 26th, along with the Head Brewmaster of Blue Moon Brewing Company, John Legnard! The carnival-like event was held outdoors throughout Blue Moon TapHouse, where festival-goers could enjoy a signature souvenir glass and samplings from 10 different Blue Moon seasonal beers to include the Lemondrop Pilsner,…

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Let’s Taco-bout Norfolk Taco Fest!

Waterside District hosted its 2nd annual Taco Festival this weekend! Due to popular demand, because who doesn’t like tacos?! We extended our footprint to a two-day festival and held Norfolk Taco Fest on both Saturday, July 13th and Sunday, July 14th at Waterside District! Check out some of our favorite photos from our 2019 Norfolk Taco Fest! We had 75+…

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Valentine’s Day Events at Waterside District

Love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and we have plenty of fun events to get you in a lovey dovey mood! Galentine’s Day Drag Brunch in Harbor Club  Join us for our FIRST-EVER Galentine’s Day Drag Brunch in Harbor Club. Tickets include a full brunch buffet, a drag show put on by well-known, local queens,…

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NYE Live! 2019

Thousands Ring in 2019 at NYE Live!

Thousands screamed “Happy New Year” as the clock struck midnight at Waterside District on New Year’s Eve! This is the second New Year’s Eve party at the newly renovated Waterside District in downtown Norfolk. Guests were able to choose from a Platinum or Gold Package for either VIP access to Harbor Club on the second floor or general admission to…

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Waterside District and Lyft Announce Exclusive Rideshare Partnership

On December 11th, 2018, The Cordish Companies announced a national, multi-year partnership with Lyft. Lyft is now the exclusive rideshare partner across several Cordish dining, entertainment, and sports-anchored developements including Norfolk’s own Waterside District. In this partnership, Lyft will provide efficient, reliable transportation to Waterside District. More information about the partnership will be shared in the coming months. Be on…

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Waterside District Hosts Army vs. Navy Football Watch Party

Hundreds came out last weekend to watch Army face off against rival Navy on the football field. Since Norfolk is home to the largest naval station in the world, there was a sea of navy blue-clad fans in the building on Saturday. While most fans were rooting “Raise the Sail,” there were some Army fans in their Army green or…

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