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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Suffolk Farmers' Market

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The Suffolk Farmers’ Market season is open now through November 23, 2019, in the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion at 524 North Main Street. The weekly market is enjoyed by locals and visitors searching for fresh locally grown fruits and vegetable...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

TGIF Summer Concert Series

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It's that time of year again! Join your neighbors at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina and Bennett's Creek Park for the TGIF Summer Concert Series in Suffolk. Enjoy this free and family-friendly event in the park, as a different band plays a variety of o...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival VIP Meet & Greet Tickets Available

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The Sixth Annual Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts (SCCA). A partnership between the SCCA and Suffolk Tourism, this unique festival appeals to avid readers and aspiring writ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Suffolk Restaurant Week

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Indulge Yourself!From Suffolk’s best-kept culinary secrets to national award winning restaurants, Suffolk Restaurant Week promises a savory blend of the city’s signature flavors. During this culinary showcase, participating eateries of...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Stars and Stripes Spectacular

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Enjoy the Stars and Stripes Spectacular on Thursday, July 4, 2019, as the skies of Suffolk light up with the firework show over the Nansemond River at Constant's Wharf Park & Marina. The park will open at 5:30pm with entertainment, children's activiti...
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Posted on: June 17, 2019

American Girl Program: Meet Maryellen Larkin!

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Meet Maryellen Larkin! Maryellen lives with her family in Daytona Beach, Florida, in the 1950s—the era of poodle skirts, sock hops, and exciting new steps in space travel. She is an enthusiastic, imaginative girl who longs to stand out among her...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

The Great Dismal Swamp

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The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal.

 

Despite its foreboding moniker, the Great Dismal Swamp is one of few remaining American wildernesses. It is the largest intact remnant of a vast habitat that once covered more than one million acres ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Art Gallery

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Nestled among Victorian and Colonial architecture, you'll find a former library constructed in the early 1960s and repurposed as the Suffolk Art Gallery in the 1980s. The Gallery hosts a variety of exhibits and through a partnership with the Suffolk Art L...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

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As Suffolk's premier visual and performing arts venue for Suffolk, the Suffolk Center boasts a year-round schedule featuring musical performances, theatrical productions, ballet, art exhibits, lectures and galas. The classic Greek-Revival structure was bu...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Riddick's Folly House Museum & Gift Shop

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In early 1837, a fire ravaged dozens of homes and outbuildings at the north end of Main Street in Suffolk. Out of the ashes of that fire, Mr. Mills Riddick built the home that is known today as Riddick’s Folly. Mills Riddick was a member of a large and pr...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Seaboard Station Railroad Museum

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This restored Main Street station displays a two-room HO-scale model of Suffolk in 1907 that was built by the Tidewater Division of the National Model Railroad Association. The station was built in 1885 and has remained basically unchanged over the years....

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Waterways

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Suffolk has over 8,000 acres of lakes and miles of river shoreline. Here are just a few highlights:

Lone Star Lake:- 12 lakes total (1172-acre park)- Freshwater fishing and pier- Four-mile horse trail- Archery range and model airplane flying field- Grills ...

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