The Special Events section plans, manages, and promotes citywide festivals and special events held in the City of Newport News. Individuals, community groups, and businesses can be part of these events as vendors, exhibitors, entertainers, and corporate sponsors.
Event details are subject to change. Check online for updates or call 757-926-1400.
Grab your favorite pair of flip-flops and bring the family to Superblock Park on Saturday, August 7. The event begins at 5:00 PM with dance music, cornhole, interactive yard games, inflatable obstacle courses for adults and kids, children’s activities, food truck rally, and adult beverages.
Food Vendor Applications, Information & Forms
To receive a Food Vending Package via U.S. Mail, please send your mailing address via email. Please specify "Food Vendor Mailing List" in the subject line.
Non-profit and community groups can apply to be exhibitors at Newport News Special Events by calling 757-926-1400. Check this page for updates on events that accept nonprofit and community group exhibitors. Special Interest Groups (including political groups) should see theSpecial Interest Group Festival Space Application, Guidelines & Agreement.
Please email us.
Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available for all events. Sponsorship rates are based on benefits requested by each sponsor, and benefits can be customized to meet individual sponsor needs. In-kind (trade of services) contributions may be accepted in combination with / in place of cash contributions. Please contact Renee Popernack at 757-926-1400 or via email for additional information.