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Posted on: October 28, 2017

Suffolk Art League's 2017 Annual Juried Exhibition

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The Suffolk Art League will present over $2,400 in awards (including a $500 First Place award that includes the opportunity to present a one-person show at the Suffolk Art Gallery in 2018) during the opening reception on Saturday, October 28, from 4-6 p.m...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Artful Giving: Featuring Artists of the Artisans Center of Virginia

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The exhibit, "Artful Giving," showcases the work of artists chosen through a juried process by the Artisans Center of Virginia. Works on display will be from a variety of mediums and items will be available for purchase, a unique gift-giving opp...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

6th Annual Artisan Gift Fair

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Suffolk's traditional outdoor holiday market will be held in conjunction with the Suffolk Farmers' Market on Saturday, November 18, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion. There will be live music, a petting zoo, face painting,...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

American Girl Program: Meet Gabriela McBride

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Meet Gabriela McBride, the Girl of the Year for 2017! Gabriela has grown up surrounded by the arts—dance, painting, music, and theater. But poetry is becoming her art form of choice, for good reason: she struggles with stuttering and poetry help...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Movies Under the Stars: Polar Express at the Seaboard Station Railroad Museum

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Join the Suffolk Division of Tourism at 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at the Seaboard Station Railroad Museum for the first of their “Movies Under The Stars” Series. Cozy up for a FREE screening of the holiday classic The Polar...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Free Family Movie at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts: Moana

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Spend an afternoon at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts and be amazed at the breathtaking animation of Moana, the hit film from Disney. Admission to the film is free and open to the public. However, a donation of canned good or non-perishable food item...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Take Your Brain For a Walk with Traipse

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With cooler temperatures approaching, Suffolk Tourism reminds you to check out Traipse, a free smart phone app that combines a scavenger hunt, tour and discounts for a fun, family-friendly adventure. It showcases historic landmarks, parks and local busine...

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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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