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The Deloreans - 80's Party Band! 6:30pm - 8pm - Playing at the TCC Plaza (Granby Street and College Place)

Hot Gumbo Brass Band - 5pm - 9pm - Playing at various sidewalk stages along Granby Street

Brian Sewell - 5pm - 9pm - Playing on the acoustic stage in the Craft Beer Garden (Granby Street and Brook Avenue)

NSU “Spartan Legion” Marching Band and Cheerleaders

The ODU Monarch Marching Band

beergardensheaderBeer Garden at Granby and Brooke
Beer Garden at Granby and College Place
MacArthur Center Businesses:
Aerosoles • Apple
Aveda • AT&T
Banana Republic • Barnes and Noble • The Body Shop
California Pizza Kitchen
Charlotte Russe • Currency Exchange International • Dillard's Salon & Spa • Eddie Bauer • Harry & David
J. Crew •
J. Jill • The Limited
Loft • Max and Erma's • New York & Co • Nine West • Radio Shack • Sbarro • Sprint • Sunglass Hut • Talbots • T-Mobile • Verizon • White House/Black Market
Around Downtown:
Bloom The Art of Flowers
Details on Granby
Exotic Home • Freemason Abbey • Intercarats • Norfolk Fair Trade Company • Norfolk Stationery Co.
River Designs Vintage Style Wedding and Event Rentals
School of Rock •Spirit of Norfolk •The Beauty Parlor by Q and Company
The Palace on Plume • Tropical Smoothie Cafe
Visions Hair Studio • Visit Norfolk
Interactive public art project by Norfolk Public Art

d'Art demos and displays

TCC Culinary Arts demos and tastings, "Singing In The Rain" movie at Roper Theatre, Mini Robot, and student glass demos from street "hot shop"

 streetvendors California Pizza Kitchen
Twisted Sisters Cupcakes
Max & Erma's
Omar's Carriage House
Sidewalk Dining
10% to 50% off
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On Granby Street between City Hall Avenue and Freemason Street*

Free Admission and Open to the Public

Produced by Festevents and Virginia Arts Festival, Sponsored by the City of Norfolk

* Note: Granby Street will be closed between City Hall Avenue and Freemason Street from 1 pm until approximately 10:30 pm on Friday, August 23rd.

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Friday, September 7th from 6pm - 9pm

» Granby Street: Main to Charlotte

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What's Happening?

  • Local musicians and artists
  • Technology demonstrations
  • Open houses + property tours
  • Street dining
  • DMV 2Go Military ID Van
  • More!

View Granby Street Experience Activity Map

Prize Central!

  • Round Trip Amtrak Virginia Tickets from Norfolk to Boston or cities inbetween
  • 4 Tickets to the Botanical Garden - Family Pass for up to six
  • MacArthur Pharmacy Wahl 25-piece Barber Kit
  • Norfolk Development Department City Sites Spotting Scope & 4-pack Beach Towels
  • Nauticus, The National Maritime Center - Family 5 Pack
  • 4 Tickets to Governor's School for the Arts Fall Into Dance concert at the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center
  • ODU Full Fan Pack for 2: Monarchs football game tickets to Sept 22 game vs. New Hamphire at Foreman Field - Time: 12:00 pm ET
  • Onelife Fitness

Getting to the festival is easy!

  • MacArthur Station and Monticello Station are at the heart of the festival
  • Special Parking - $2 collect on entry parking at all garages beginning at 5pm on the 7th

This event is proudly presented by the City of Norfolk.

Norfolk Department of Economic Development Mission

Generate wealth for the City of Norfolk through business expansion, enhancement, and new business development complementary to our neighborhoods.

Contact Info

(757) 664-4338
999 Waterside Drive
Suite 2430
Norfolk, VA 23510

Staff Details

Jared Chalk
Interim Economic Development Director 

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