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City of Norfolk Special Events
The Special Events office is located in Scope Arena.  Administrative offices are located on the lower concourse and are accessible from the Box Office (in the Scope Parking Garage).

Please contact our staff at (757) 664-6880 for assistance or to schedule a meeting with our team.

Norfolk is a city that celebrates special events and their contributions to the vibrancy, cultural richness and economic vitality of our community. Norfolk values the diverse array of special events hosted annually and encourages new events that will educate, entertain and support healthy lifestyles in our communities.

Our Services

Special Event Permits (Small & Large) 
Coordination of the issuance of special event permits for the use of outdoor City property and serves as a resource to assist event organizers to facilitate the collaborative involvement of city departments to provide services and support for your event. 

Expressive Activity Permits
Coordination of the permitting process for expressive activities protected by the First Amendment. 

Town Point Park
Management of the rental of Town Point Park for special events and annual programming. 

Event Rental Equipment
Facilitation of the rental of City event equipment (tents, tables, chairs, staging, etc.) for City and community special event use.   

Contact Us
Special Events Office
Scope Arena
201 E. Brambleton Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23510

Phone:  (757) 664-6880
Fax:  (757) 664-6990

Special Events Equipment Rentals
2800 Tarrant Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23509

Ph: 757-441-1141
Fx: 757-441-1216