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2023 Virginia International Music Festival Norfolk

2023 Virginia International Music Festival Norfolk Logo
  • Apr 20-23

Our biggest festival event! Norfolk is home to the largest naval base in the world. When aircraft carriers return from months at sea, local TV stations cover the event. Norfolk is surrounded by the Hampton Roads harbor to the west, the Chesapeake Bay to the north and Virginia Beach and the Atlantic to the east. Participants can visit Colonial Williamsburg featuring Busch Gardens Theme Park or the beautiful beaches at Virginia Beach. The 70th “Norfolk NATO Festival’s Parade of Nations” will step off on Saturday morning (optional). Our festival for concert bands, orchestra's, jazz bands, and choir's; high school and middle school is on Friday.

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Overnight package pricing starting at:
Per Person 1 Night 2 Nights 3 Nights
Quadruple $245.00 $305.00 $369.00
Triple $255.00 $335.00 $415.00
Double $285.00 $395.00 $499.00
Single $369.00 $565.00 $755.00

Packages Include

  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Full American breakfast buffet each morning
  • Adjudication at Chrysler Hall and Roper Center for the Performing Arts (or similar)
  • Written and digitally recorded comments from our Nationally recognized adjudicators
  • Awards Ceremony at Chrysler Hall (or similar)
  • Admission into the Virginia International Tattoo\
  • Optional performance in the The 70th Norfolk NATO Festival’s Parade of Nations
  • Director’s Festival Manual
  • Director’s gift
  • Souvenir T-Shirt for Director(s)
  • 1 FREE (in double occupancy) for every 20 paying*
    (Applies to full packages only)*

Festival Only Pricing:

  • Students – $115.00
  • Adults – $65.00

Local Attractions (tours easily arranged)

  • National Maritime Center
  • Nauticus
  • Battleship Wisconsin
  • Busch Gardens
  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • Dave & Busters Arcade (lunch, dinner, and games!)
  • Jamestown
  • Virginia Beach
  • Haunted River
  • Berkeley Plantation
  • Carter’s Grove
  • Virginia Air & Space Center
  • Spirit of Norfolk lunch or dinner celebration cruise