Econo Lodge Little Creek
7969 Shore Dr.
Norfolk, VA 23518
Phone: (757) 588-3600
Fax: (757) 588-3620
Located within the premises of the Little Creek Naval Amphibious Base, the Gator Theater is a popular entertainment zone that features some of the best movies. From blockbuster hits to off-track movies, here you can enjoy all. The comfy seats and the crystal clear screen technology coupled with the mind-blowing acoustics at the theater promise an unforgettable movie-watching experience to every patron. Call ahead to know about upcoming shows.
Housed inside a warehouse, this quirky-named, do-it-yourself venue is a popular spot to catchup on the performances of well-known touring bands. The performances of indie bands like Sundials and Bomb the Music Industry! at this venue has set a precedent for many such bands to stand up and take notice of this intimate venue. Apart from concerts, the venue is also open for art shows, movie screenings and private get-together.
Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is a plush, snazzy cultural venue that has hosted some of the biggest events in arts, dance, music and performing arts. The center is very beautifully built and is equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Popular personalities like Neil Sedaka and Al Jarreau are said to have performed here. There is also eclectic studio theater with banquet facilities that is great for hosting parties and private events. The center also carries out various workshops, lectures and courses in music and dance. Events here include exhibitions, conferences, concerts, summits, community events and so on.
The people of Virginia Beach have been entertained by Funny Bone for years now, and have turned this legendary comedy club into a veritable institution. The shows are suited to those over 21 years; also be warned that comedians could poke fun at what you wear, all in good spirit of course! A trip to Funny Bone will not disappoint.
The Attucks Theatre is an honored cultural center that has been around since 1919. Since then, the theater has been providing entertainment and culture to the Norfolk community. The Attucks Theatre hosts many shows and events including music recitals, poetry reading, writing competitions, plays and concerts throughout the year.
Home to Old Dominion University's Monarch and Lady Monarch Basketball teams, the Constant Convocation Center also provides plenty of family entertainment, concerts, and other special events like Sesame Street Live, the Harlem Globetrotters, Dave Matthews, and Roberta Flack with the Virginia Symphony. The Center has over 7300 main level seats with 16 luxury suites. There is also the Hospitality Room used for special events and the Constant Club, which overlooks the entire arena. Check website for event listings and show times.
Donzi's is highly famed among the patrons as an eclectic event space. The place is used to conduct events, meetings, shows, concerts and more. With premier lighting and acoustics available here, all the events are exciting and interesting to attend. Donzi's gives you a peek into the culture and explore the artistic leanings of the city.
The Harrison Opera House is home to the Virginia Opera and was once used as a USO theater in WWII. Featuring over 1,500 seats, the Opera House also features bars in the Lower and Grand Lobbies. The Opera House has staged performances of such opera classics as Rossini's Barber of Seville, Puccini's Tosca and Verdi's Il Trovatore.
Naro Expanded Cinema is a charming old-fashioned cinema with an always eclectic line-up. From independent indie films to documentaries, it shows left-field theater, usually neglected by multi-plexes. The cinema itself is a little dated and run-down but for many loyal patrons, that's part of its charm. Check the website for details of upcoming shows.
The Virginia Ballet Theatre has been performing and wowing audiences for more than four decades. The VBT is well known locally, nationally and internationally. The VBT has an impressive repertoire which includes perennial favorite The Nutcracker. See website for more information about upcoming shows.
If variety is what you admire, The Norfolk Scope sure will impress you with its commendable multi-purpose arena. Scope, as the name suggests, serves as a venue for sports events including hockey and basketball; as also it serves as a popular venue for concerts. Whatever the entertainment of the moment may be, you are bound to enjoy every slice of fun that comes with this 12,600-seat venue.
The elegant 2500-seat Chrysler Hall hosts a variety of theatrical performances and concerts, including the likes of Jerry Seinfeld, the award-winning "Movin' Out," and the Virginia Arts Festival. Opened in 1972, this 2500 seat venue is home to the Virginia Symphony, Norfolk Forum and Broadway at Chrysler Hall. The Hall's beautiful main lobby and two-level grand hall are ideal for special events and receptions.