Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau Sports Marketing

Virginia-Beach-Boardwalk

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Dani Timm, Director of Sports Marketing
dtimm@visitvirginiabeach.com
Direct: 757-385-6648

Bill Kelly, Sports Marketing National Sales Manager
wjkelly@visitvirginiabeach.com
Direct: 757-385-6651

2101 Parks Avenue
Suite 500
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
VBSports.com

 

DESTINATION INFORMATION

Virginia Beach is a coastal community passionate about active living. With mild weather year-round, 35 miles of beaches, 2.5-mile oceanfront boardwalk with a dedicated bike path and numerous parks with natural trails, there's no shortage of reasons to get out and play. With all the amenities of a big city, Virginia Beach offers 10,000+ hotel rooms, more than a dozen sports venues capable of hosting a variety of events, and a wide array of dining and shopping options. But most important to you may be the close and energetic coordination that happens between our staff, the area's talented hospitality professionals, area residents and your attendees and participants. From your hotel reservations to mid-race hydration, from practice runs to final buzzer celebration, you can expect a high level of commitment all the way through. The entire Virginia Beach community rallies behind your event to ensure its success.

# of Hotels 62
# of Hotel Rooms: 10,000+
Sports Facility Guide: http://www.visitvirginiabeach.com/sportsmarketing/facilities
Major Attractions: Virginia Beach Oceanfront, Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, Virginia Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Ocean Breeze Water Park/Motor World, Cape Henry Light House, First Landing State Park, Guided Kayak and Eco-Tours, Fishing, Boat Tours, Dolphin Watching Tours, Virginia Beach Town Center
Airports/distance: Norfolk International Airport (ORF)/18.2 miles to oceanfront
Rail Stations/Distance: Newport News Amtrak (NPN) with connecting bus service to Virginia Beach/ 37.3 miles
Recently Hosted Events: National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Championship
U.S. Lacrosse Women's Collegiate Club Championship
North American Sand Soccer Championship
Cheer and Dance Extreme- The Grand Championship by the Sea
U.S. Finals USTA Girls 16 & Under Clay Court Nationals
3v3 Live Virginia Beach Regional Championship
USLA National Lifeguard Championships
East Coast Surfing Championship
Rock and Roll 1/2 Marathon
Colleges & Universities: Virginia Wesleyan College