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Virginia Beach

A coastal city in southeastern VA known for its long sandy beach, iconic boardwalk, and naval air station.

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Something In The Water 2022: TBD What began in 2019 by the musical icon and Virginia native, Pharrell, continues to grow into one of the coolest Black music festivals on the East Coast. Something In The Water is a mashup of hip hop culture from the West, East, and South of the US. Notably, the lineup heavily features artists who are natives of the region like Wale, who’s from Maryland, or Virginia-born Trey Songz.  While the musical part of the experience is held on Virginia Beach, Pharell has curated extended programming throughout the week across the city. From the pop-up church service to culinary demonstrations, Something In The Water is more than just music.

briari 3 years ago

To engage with beach life and all of its flair, the best time to visit Virginia Beach is surely the summertime, and we have a soft spot for mid-August beach travel. It can get crowded, due to the plentiful activities and festivals that roll out yearly, but it's worth any small line to experience the rush of seaside culture, and excitement that this destination has in store.

seeker 3 years ago

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    Less than two hours south of Washington, D.C, sits Shenandoah: 196,000-acres of craggy outcrops, rock bridges, cascading falls, and dense blue forests. At this US National Park, fox, black bear, deer and salamander thrive in the state-protected trees while campers and hikers adventure high atop the park’s Blue Ridge for fresh mountain breeze. This patch […]