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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Suffolk Tourism's Calendar Brochure: October 2021

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There are so many fantastic events happening all over Suffolk in October! View and download here!

*Events subject to change

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Friday Night Frights at the Center

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Suffolk Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present the Third Annual Friday Night Frights Classic Horror Film Series. Scream will return to the big screen on Friday, October 15, 2021; The Birds is slated for Fr...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

27th Annual Driver Days Festival

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Two days of free family fun, including: Entertainment, Carnival Games, Pony & Train Rides, Food, Car Show, Motorcycle Run, Parade, Crafters & Food Vendors, Cornhole, and more! Free parking is available at Titan Contractors on Nansemond Parkway. $5...
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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Southern Holidays with "The Hamptons" Twist - A Luncheon Fundraiser

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Join the Nansemond River Garden Club for Southern Holidays with "The Hamptons" Twist on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront. The event begins at 9:30am with coffee and vendor shopping. The demonstration begins ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Touch A Truck, Train & Trick or Treat

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Bring your little goblins and ghouls to the Seaboard Station Railroad Museum on Saturday, October 30, 2021, for Touch a Truck, Train & Trick or Treat! The event begins at 11am and ends at2pm, rain or shine. Enjoy food, candy, games, trucks, trains and...

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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 of southea...

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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 re-purposed as the Suffolk Art Gallery in the mid 1980s. As a community partner of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and the Suffolk Art Lea...

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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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