The 21st Annual Neighborhood Night Out Health & Safety Fair will take place at the Hampton Roads Convention Center (1610 Coliseum Drive) on August 13 from 4-7PM. This free, family-oriented event focuses on crime prevention, wellness, safety, neighborhood unity and family fun. There will be local Police, Fire and Sheriff department representatives as well as kid-friendly entertainment and activities.

District businesses related to health, safety or crime prevention are invited to participate at no cost. Benefits include:

  • Individual 10′ x 10′ pipe and drape area with a table, table covering and two chairs.
  • Ability to network with District businesses
  • Connect with the community
  • Sharing your organization’s mission
  • Ability to distribute promotional items
  • Participation in a long running, well advertised event

This is a great opportunity to promote your business, show your community support, and network with other District businesses. Click here to register. Deadline to register is July 12.

Promote Your Event

Want more exposure for your upcoming event? Add it to the coliseumcentral.com event calendar! Click here and complete the form with details of your event. Once submitted, events will be published on the site calendar within one business day.

If your event takes place Friday-Sunday, we’ll also feature it on our “Weekend Roundup.” Information about events happening in the District each weekend will be shared in a Weekend Roundup guide on the front page of our website as well as on our social media.


Events & Entertainment

Party on the Plaza

Party on the Plaza: Juneteenth Edition is coming to the Hampton Coliseum (1000 Coliseum Drive) on June 21. The event features R&B, Southern Soul, and Old School music provided by DJ’s Eroc, Lawrence, Mike Jones, and Cleve. In addition to great music, there will be food and vendors. Click here for more information or to purchase tickets.

757 Extravaganza & Marketplace

The 757 Extravaganza & Marketplace returns to the Hampton Roads Convention Center (1610 Coliseum Drive) on June 28-30. Hampton Jazz & Music Festival guests can keep the party going at The Official Festival After Party on Friday and all-day celebration on Saturday. The weekend celebration includes local artisans, live music, dancing, and much more! For more information, click here.

Chris Brown

Chris Brown is bringing his 11:11 Tour to the Hampton Coliseum (1000 Coliseum Drive) on July 9, with special guests Muni Long and Maeta. Chris will perform tracks from his newly released 11:11 album. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.


Announcements

Retail 360

Retail Alliance is hosting a Retail 360 event on June 11 from 8-10AM at the Manor House at Windsor Castle Park (705 Cedar St., Smithfield). With Retail 360, Retail Alliance aims to facilitate an exchange of knowledge and solutions. The event uses a unique format where participants are divided into three groups that rotate tables every 30 minutes. Tables are facilitated by an expert who will guide discussions on the designated topic. Topics include:

  • Security (physical & digital)
  • Financial management & cash flow
  • Customers: how to grow customer base, physical & digital customer experience

The event is free however registration is required. Registration is open until June 7.

Dads & Grads Guides

It’s June and that means shopping for dads and grads. Let Coliseum Central help with all your gift-giving needs. Our Graduation and Father’s Day Guides can be found here.

Splashdown Park

The Splashdown Park at the Hampton Virginia Aquaplex (1908 Coliseum Drive) is open for the season. The park will be open on weekends through June 16 and will open daily beginning June 17 through Labor Day. Gaining entry to the SplashDown Park is easier this year. Guest will be able to sign their day pass waiver and jump right in. Information about day passes or membership, can be found at https://news.coliseumcentral.com/SplashDownPark.

Registration is now open for Summer Splash Camp at the Aquaplex. Week-long themed camps for ages 6-12 will be held throughout the summer. For camp dates and registration, visit https://news.coliseumcentral.com/summer-camp.

Upcoming Blood Drives

June 14
12:30-4:15PM
YMCA Health & Wellness Center
4001 Coliseum Drive

June 28
10AM-3PM
Bass Pro Shops
1972 Power Plant Pkwy.

June 30
9AM-2PM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
2150 Cunningham Drive


Development Updates

Now Open

Coliseum Corner
Como en Casa
2169 Cunningham Drive
757-640-8844

Coliseum Corner
Royalty Rentals
2175 Cunningham Dr.

757-839-2031

Reopening June 24

Peninsula Town Center
Log In
1690 Merchant Lane

Closed for Remodel

Mercury Plaza
Chick-fil-A
110 Marketplace Dr.

Small Business Spotlight

Dominion Physical Therapy & Associates was founded in 1990 by Dr. Allen R. Jones, Jr. to service the rehabilitative needs of Hampton Roads residents. The Hampton location (300 Marcella Rd., Ste. E), one of six in the area, has been open for 31 years. Their staff of licensed physical therapists are dedicated to providing the highest quality of clinical services in a patient-friendly environment.

Dr. Jones moved to the Hampton Roads area in 1987, after receiving his clinical degree from the University of Connecticut. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.

For more information about Dominion Physical Therapy, visit dompt.com.