The City of Virginia Beach, VA
Virginia Beach is a popular city in the state of Virginia with a total of 433,575 residents living there. Virginia Beach is ranked as the first most populated city in Virginia and the 38th most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Virginia Beach is Norfolk, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Virginia Beach, including Subway Sandwiches & Salads, Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant, Half Shell, Hot Tuna Bar & Grill and Mcdonald's Restaurants - Virginia Beach. For a larger selection of Virginia Beach restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Virginia Beach Museums, Golf Courses and/or Beaches, including the Cape Henry Lighthouse, Ferry Plantation House, Owl's Creek Family Golf Center, Red Wing Lake Golf Course and Adam Thoroughgood House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Virginia Beach please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Virginia Beach:
- Newport News - Williamsburg Intl. Airport (PHF)
- Norfolk Intl. Airport (ORF)
Virginia Beach, Virginia Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Virginia Beach experiences an average high temperature of 48 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 32 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.93 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Virginia Beach with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 50 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Virginia Beach to receive an average of 3.43 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.67 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Virginia Beach should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 68 degrees, and nighttime lows of 51.
Virginia Beach, Virginia Attractions
1Adam Thoroughgood House - , Beach,
The Adam Thoroughgood House is a brick house in located within the neighborhood of Thoroughgood, in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It was at one time thought to have been built in 1636, but recent research has placed its construction ca. 1720. The building underwent major restorations in 1923 and in the 1950's and has served as a museum since opening to the public April 29, 1957. Much of the current structure was most likely the house of the great-grandson of Adam Thoroughgood.
2Air Power Park - Hampton,
The Air Power Park is an outdoor, roadside museum in Hampton, Virginia which recognizes Hampton's role in America's early space exploration and aircraft testing. The park is on a 15 acres plot and includes a children's playground. There is no inside museum or visitor center Several vintage aircraft and experimental space launch vehicles from the 1950s and 1960s are displayed out of doors.
3Bluebird Gap Farm - Hampton,
Bluebird Gap Farm is a public city park and petting zoo that is situated in Hampton, Virginia, at 60 Pine Chapel Road. It is designed to resemble a working farm, and features farm animals and fowl of all types, and wild animals native to Virginia. Visitors can buy food to feed the animals.
4Bow Creek Golf Course - , Beach,
The Bow Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Virginia Beach City County Virginia. Built in 1960, this Virginia Beach course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 757-431-3763. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3425 Club House Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
5Buckroe Beach - , Buckroe Beach,
Buckroe Beach is a neighborhood in the independent city of Hampton, Virginia. It lies just north of Fort Monroe and fronts the mouth of Hampton Roads at the Chesapeake Bay. One of the oldest recreational areas in the state, it was long located in Elizabeth City County near the downtown area of the lost town of Phoebus prior to their consolidation with Hampton in 1952.
6Cape Charles Museum and Welcome Center - Cape Charles,
The Cape Charles Museum and Welcome Center is a museum that can be found at 814 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles, Virginia. The museum contains exhibits detailing the history and development of Cape Charles and the surrounding region. A large Busch-Sulzer engine and Westinghouse generator serve as the centerpieces of the museum.
7Cape Henry Lighthouse - , Beach,
The Cape Henry Lighthouse has long been important for the large amount of ocean-going shipping traffic for the harbors, its rivers, and shipping headed to ports on the Chesapeake Bay. It was the first lighthouse authorized by the U.S. government, dating from 1792. It was also the first federal construction project under the Constitution, for an original contract amount of $15,200. See also the "Boston Light" article for more on lighthouse firsts.
8Championship Course at Kiln Creek Golf Club & Resort - Newport News,
The Championship Course at Kiln Creek Golf Club & Resort is a 27 hole resort golf course in Newport News City County Virginia. Built in 1990, this Newport News course designed by Tom Clark is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 757-988-3220. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1003 Brick Kiln Blvd, Newport News, VA 23602
9Chesapeake Arboretum - Chesapeake,
Chesapeake Arboretum is a non-profit arboretum located at 624 Oak Grove Road, Chesapeake, Virginia. It is open daily without charge.
10City of Portsmouth Bide-A-Wee Golf Course - Portsmouth,
The City of Portsmouth Bide-A-Wee Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Portsmouth City County Virginia. Built in 1952, this Portsmouth course designed by Challaner Harper is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 757-393-8600. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 32 Bide-A-Wee Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23701
Virginia Beach, Virginia Hotels
4Oceanaire Resort Hotel
3421 Atlantic Avenue
Virgina Beach, VA 23451
8Residence Inn By Marriott Virginia Beach Oceanfront
3217 Atlantic Ave
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
9Hampton Inn Virginia Beach-oceanfront North
3107 Atlantic Ave
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Virginia Beach, Virginia Restaurants
This is a list of Virginia Beach Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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