America’s largest, longest-running, free maritime festival, the iconic Norfolk Harborfest® enters its 46th year in 2022. For three memorable days along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront June 10-12, Harborfest celebrates all of the elements that make Norfolk & Hampton Roads a historic maritime & Naval community. On both land and sea, thrilling activities and live music take center stage at Harborfest, including the annual Parade of Sail featuring international tall ships, one of the largest fireworks shows on the East Coast, a mesmerizing drone show, interactive family games and activities, Navy exhibits and demonstrations, artisan foods and beverages, national and regional live entertainment, and much more. Mark your calendars for Friday-Sunday, June 10-12, 2022 for one of Hampton Roads’ biggest summertime events!

Enjoy Free Concerts!

Different types of music covering many genres making Harborfest the event for everyone. From Blue Dogs “Walter”, to DJ CanRock’s epic mixes that are sure to pump up the energy. Harborfest has something for everyone to enjoy.

So come on down to beautiful Downtown Norfolk Waterfront and enjoy a weekend full of festivities!

Tall Ships & the Parade of Sail

The spectacular Parade of Sail will enter the Downtown Norfolk Harbor on Friday, June 10th at approximately noon. Following tradition, this impressive fleet will include tall ships, a U.S. Navy ship, USCG Cutters, Public Safety vessels, character vessels, sailing craft, antique and classic wooden boats, tugs and more! Ships will be open for public tours on Friday afternoon following the Parade of Sail.

Public tours will be taking place on:

Friday, June 10: 3pm - 6pm.

Saturday, June 11: 12pm - 6pm.

Sunday, June 12: from 12pm - 6pm.

Fan Favorite Festival Features

Experience innovative, specialty, world-class entertainment that only Harborfest can offer: one of the largest fireworks displays on the east coast, choreographed Drone Show, NEW Roller Skating Rink, NEW Butterfly Encounter, Mermaids, Pirates, Body Marbling, and so much more. Interactive attractions can be seen on water, land, and or the sky throughout the entire weekend!

Please continue to visit www.festevents.org for regular updates!

For more information on Norfolk Harborfest® as well as other events throughout the year, including hours, park regulations and parking please visit www.festevents.org or call 757.441.2345.

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