The Special Events Office is responsible for providing event permits and will assist with scheduling and approval by other city departments to ensure a safe and smooth event process.
RESORT MANAGEMENT SPECIAL EVENTS CALENDAR:
Permits for events at neighborhood and district parks outside of the resort area are issued by the Parks & Recreation department. Please call 385-7275 for help with holding an event at a non-resort neighborhood park.
The Parks & Recreation department also plans public year-round events. Their event calendar can be seen by clicking the image in the right sidebar.
The Special Events and Film Production Office does not plan, present or sponsor events itself.
Events in Virginia Beach are planned and presented by individuals, neighborhood associations, non-profit organizations, other city departments, local businesses, cultural institutions and professional event planners.
The current city contractor for entertainment events in the oceanfront resort area is: