Plan Your Next Event
Waterside District offers an incredible setting for private events of any size or budget. From corporate happy hours for 25 to wedding receptions for 500 people, Waterside District is the perfect place to host your signature event.
We’ve got you covered with a wide variety of spaces including restaurants, lounges and entertainment venues, all with breathtaking waterfront views.
LEA GUST is the Private Event Manager for Waterside District and its 5 individual concepts. Lea graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management and an emphasis in Event Management. Her professional career began with Starwood Hotels, where she spent seven years as a hotelier, working as a Convention Service Manager and Group Sales Manager. Once relocated to Virginia Beach, Lea followed her career goals and became a corporate event planner for a National company, planning events across the country. With her extensive background in hospitality, event management and food & beverage, Lea is your go to contact when inquiring about hosting an event at Waterside District.