City of Virginia Beach Christmas and New Year's Holiday Schedule

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – December 17, 2013 – City offices and facilities will be operating under multiple schedules during the upcoming holiday season. Please review the listing below for specifics. 
 
All city of Virginia Beach offices and facilities are closed on Tuesday, Dec. 24, Wednesday, Dec. 25 and Wednesday, Jan. 1. This includes the following:
 
  • All city of Virginia Beach offices and facilities
  • All city public libraries (The Joint Use Library at TCC/Virginia Beach Campus will be closed beginning at noon on December 23 and will reopen on January 2)
  • All recreation centers, Owl Creek Tennis Center, city parks and park facilities
  • Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
  • Virginia Beach Convention Center administrative offices
  • Virginia Beach Farmers Market Office – most market vendors will close at noon on Dec. 24 and will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1
  •  Visitor Information Center Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel
  •  Visitor Information Center — Chesapeake Bay Center at First
     Landing State Park
  • Visitor Information Center Parks Avenue 

 

Alternate Schedules:

 

  • All parks and recreation administrative offices, recreation centers, Owl Creek Tennis Center and city parks and park facilities will close at 5 p.m. on Dec. 31
  • All public libraries will close at 5 p.m. on Dec. 31
  • Chesapeake Bay Visitor Center at First Landing State Park will be closed Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1
  • Francis Land House, Lynnhaven House and Adam Thoroughgood House will be closed Dec. 23, 24, 25, 30 and Jan. 1. The historic homes will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 26, 27, 28 and 31 and open noon to 4 p.m. on Dec. 29.
  • Union Kempsville Museum (Renaissance Academy) will be closed Dec. 23 - Jan. 1
  • Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24, and will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25. However, it will be open Wednesday, Jan. 1.
  • Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center will be open Dec. 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for reclaims only; closed Dec. 25, open Dec. 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for reclaims only, and closed Jan. 1
  • Virginia Beach Circuit Court and clerk’s offices will be closed Dec. 23, 24, 25, 26, 31 and Jan. 1
  • Virginia Beach General District Court, the Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court, the Juvenile Court Service Unit and court clerk’s offices will be open on Dec. 23 and will be closed Dec. 24, 25, 26, 31 and Jan. 1
  • Virginia Beach Health Department will be closed Dec. 23, 24, 25, 26, 31 and Jan. 1

 

Waste/Recycling Collection:

 

  • No collection on Dec. 25. Wednesday’s route will be collected Saturday, Dec. 28
  • No collection on Jan. 1. Wednesday’s route will be collected Saturday, Jan. 4
  • City Landfill is closed Dec. 24 & 25 and Jan. 1

 

For information regarding city services and information, please contact VB311 Citizen Services by dialing 311 on landlines within the city limits, (757) 385-3111 by cell phone, or visit www.VBgov.com for online assistance.

 

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