Christmas in Virginia Beach, Norfolk,
Williamsburg and Hampton Roads
There are numerous and varied Christmas celebrations in Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Williamsburg and Hampton Roads every year. Welcome to our guide to the finest events. Have a merry Christmas!
Christmas Events 2012
November 25 - December 31
Winter Wonderland: the Coleman Collection
Favorite animated figures from Coleman's famous Winter Wonderland collection. Courthouse Galleries, Portsmouth, VA.
November 21 - January 1
Holiday Lights at the Beach
Drive on the boardwalk to see over 250 animated nautical and holiday light displays. 2nd Street to 33rd Street, Virginia Beach, VA.
Norfolk Grand Illumination Parade
The skylines of Norfolk and Portsmouth light up, then the big parade begins. Norfolk, VA.
Coliseum Central Holiday Parade
Parade with Santa. Hampton, VA.
November 17 - 21
Million Bulb Walk - Norfolk Botanical Gardens
Enjoy a healthy walk through the light display.
November 22 - January 1
Newport News Celebration in Lights
Two-mile drive through animated scenes. 700,000 lights. Newport News Park, Newport News, VA.
November 22 - December 31
Dominion Garden of Lights - Norfolk Botanical Gardens
The gardens are transformed for the holidays
November 23 - December 31
Busch Gardens Christmas Town
Holiday lights, shows and shopping
Lighted Boat Parade
Lighted boats parade along the waterfront. Hampton, VA.
Williamsburg Grand Illumination
A holiday tradtion. Fireworks.
Hampton Holly Days Parade
Bands, floats, balloons, Santa. Hampton, VA.
Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival
Music performances, children's activities, carolers, strolling characters. 7 blocks of High Street. Portsmouth, VA.
December 8 & 9
See this holiday favorite at the Sandler Center
Christmas in Williamsburg
Events throughout the holiday season