The Dome Site

Updates on plans to build a mixed use, multi-venue complex on the former Dome Site at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Project overview

aerial shot of entertainment districtThis project consists of a proposed mixed-use, multi-venue entertainment complex on a 10.35-acre property located between 18th and 20th streets known as the old Dome site . 

Following an RFQ process that sought proposals for a development team to design and build a  year-round entertainment complex on the site, Venture Realty Group was selected as the preferred developer to manage and construct all facets of the project. 

The City and Venture Realty have agreed to a non-binding term sheet​ that outlines the essential elements of the project. It is the basis for a development agreement that will go the the City Council for final approval by fall/winter of 2019.

Features of the Development

  • Year-round destination with programming for locals and tourists
  • Wavegarden Surf Park (1,000 waves per hour)​
  • 3,500-seat live entertainment venue
  • Unique/new to market retail & restauarants
  • Additional entertainment concepts​
  • 426 residential units ​
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