Virginia Arts Festival

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    World-Renowned Art Across Nine Virginia Cities


    Incredible artists, commissioned works, extraordinary collaborations, and unforgettable performances ... it’s all waiting for you at the 19th Annual Virginia Arts Festival. For 18 years, this acclaimed festival has brought the world’s great artists to performance venues throughout the Hampton Roads area, making this beautiful region - already beloved for its beaches, pristine waterways, wildlife, and historical attractions that date back to the earliest days of our country - a cultural destination for travelers from around the world.

    The big event is the Virginia International Tattoo. Presented in the grand tradition of the world's oldest tattoos, this Tattoo is an all-American show of patriotism and pride - one international sensation. The dynamic cast of more than 850 hails from several countries. The Tattoo has something for everyone. Count on marching bands, massed pipes and drums, military drill teams, Celtic dancers, choirs and as always, surprise guests!

    The central mid-Atlantic location makes this region an ideal location for a 48-hour or longer getaway. So what are you waiting for? Plan your Virginia Arts Festival getaway today!

Schedule of Events

Norfolk - Apr. 23, 24, 25, 26 - Virginia International Tattoo

Norfolk - Apr. 26 - Republic of Korea Traditional Army Band and Dancers

Norfolk - Apr. 30 - The Rime

Virginia Beach - May 1 - Red Molly in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach - May 2, 3 - Disney Fantasia Live in Concert!

Norfolk - May 5 - Falletta and Friends, An Evening of Mahler

Norfolk - May 7 - Inti-Illimani

Norfolk - May 8 - Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale

Norfolk - May 10 - Attacca String Quartet

Norfolk - May 12 - Cyrille Aimee

Norfolk - May 15 - Audra McDonald

Norfolk - May 16 - Jackie Evancho

Norfolk - May 16 - 17 - Virginia Beer Festival

Norfolk - May 17 - Anonymous 4

Portsmouth - May 20, 21 - Cantus Portsmouth

Williamsburg - May 23 - Handel and Haydn Society

Williamsburg - May 24 - McGegan Conducts Handel

Special Travel Packages

Norfolk - Apr. 24 - 26 - Tattoo for 2 - Join us for a weekend of parades patriotic performances, festivals and more! The Virginia Tattoo ... read more...

Last Updated: 1/15/2015 10:20 AM
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