Enjoying Mother Nature's Beauty in Newport News

Look around. What do you see? Cherry blossoms. Daffodils. Azaleas. Tulips. They’re all in bloom – and they’re all over the place! You don’t have to be born with a green thumb to enjoy the beauty of spring. There are a number of beautiful gardens in Newport News where you can “stop and smell the…

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11 Reasons to Visit Huntington Park

It is safe to say that Huntington Park is a hidden gem in Newport News. This park is located near the intersection of Warwick and Mercury boulevards, is nestled at the base of the James River Bridge. It spans 60 acres, making it the 4 th largest park in Newport News. Best of all, this park is very…

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The Hidden Gems of Newport News

As Told By Our Facebook Followers Recently, we hosted a Hidden Gems Contest on our Facebook page where we asked our followers what their favorite hidden gem was in Newport News. A “hidden gem” is something exceptional but not too well known to the public. Maybe it’s a restaurant that you enjoy going…

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Ways to Enjoy the Water in Newport News

Water, Water, Everywhere! Of the 120 square miles that’s Newport News, did you know 51 square miles is water? The city is located near the mouth of the James River, extending southeast from Skiffe's Creek along many miles of waterfront to the Hampton Roads harbor. That means water enthusiasts can…

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