Rediscover Virginia Beach


Join Virginia Beach local, Mary Kathryn, as she explores the diversity of experiences to be had here, and rediscover what it means to be a local in our thriving coastal city. From the pristine beaches of the Oceanfront District to the sprawling fields of the agricultural farming community of Pungo - and everywhere in between - there's no shortage of fun to be had when you call this city home. Whether you're a history buff, outdoor enthusiast, or die-hard foodie, or you're just looking to do a little bit of everything, when you live in Virginia Beach, everyday is a new adventure. 

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The Virginia Beach Oceanfront District is not just for vacationers visiting from out of town. With a huge selection of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, every day is a vacation when you live in Virginia Beach. Learn more about all there is to discover in your own backyard.



Virginia Beach Visitor Adventures


Whether you have family coming into town or just want to enjoy a Virginia Beach staycation, there's no shortage of ways to explore this place that we call home. Join Mary Kathryn as she explores the diversity of experiences to be had throughout our coastal city, for locals and visitors alike. 


Free Parking on Atlantic Avenue this Season


Free parking on Atlantic Avenue begins October 1 and continues through March 31, 2020. Motorists may park free of charge for two-hour increments from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week on the west side of Atlantic Avenue from 6th to 25th streets, except between 10th and 11th streets and 21st and 22nd streets. 

Rediscover More of Virginia Beach


As any local can attest to, Virginia Beach is so much more than just a beach. Every corner of our coastal city offers unique ways for us to live the life on a daily basis, whether on the ocean or on the bay, or somewhere in between. Explore the best of what your hometown has to offer!


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In Virginia Beach, rainy days don’t need to be a wash. While we’re...

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