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.
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: