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Beach Street USA
is on the Oceanfront between 17th and 25th Streets and includes 3 Boardwalk Stages that become "center stage" during the summer! Free concerts begin each season on weekends starting inMay and accelerate to nightly boardwalk entertainment from late June through Labor Day. Look for Sunday night fireworks displays and catch a copy of the events schedule at the main information center at 22nd Street.

GTE Virginia Beach Amphitheater, is the ultimate for concert traffic from April through October each year. Acts from the top of the charts along with some well-travelled concert icons appear throughout the season in this outdoor venue that's a true hot spot for southeastern Virginia night life! (757) 368-3000

Mt. Trashmore
is one of the earliest parks in the country to use technology to build fun from a trash heap. Trashmore is part of a landfill design that recycled wastes into 162 acres of great entertainment possibilities. Playgrounds, skateboard ramps, bicycle trials, picnic facilities and two lakes are now part of the landscape.

Ocean Breeze Fun Park (south of the beachfront on General Booth Blvd.) is the Beach's answer to swimming without getting sand in your suit! They have it all – a full-sized Wild Water Rapids water park with water slides and raft rides, plus go-cart tracks, batting cages and Ship Wreck miniature golf! (757) 422-0718

Virginia Beach Pavilion,
(21st Street just off 264) is the site for concerts and programs in the resort area. Check out the Pavilion events schedule when you get into town for ticket availability and show times.

Virginia Marine Science Museum, (south of the beachfront on General Booth Blvd.) is Virginia's largest salt water aquarium, but that's just part of the story! There are over 100 hands-on interactive exhibits and a wondrous outdoor walkway through a saltwater marsh ecosystem, the domain of some live otters and baby seals. Winter whale watching trips are part of the services offered by the museum, as well as fascinating film presentations ongoing in their IMAX® 3-D Theatre. (757) 425-FISH (3474)

Cultural Attractions

Association for Research and Enlightenment (A.R.E.)
is the international headquarters for research on the readings of the late psychic, Edgar Cayce...this formidable structure on Atlantic Avenue also houses a library, ESP testing center and bookstore. Tours are available. 800-333-4499

Contemporary Art Center of Virginia,
a facility committed to quality art education and appreciation of 20th century art, through programs, exhibits and workshops. The center sponsors the Boardwalk Art Show each summer. 757-425-8186

The Little Theatre of Virginia Beach,
a theatre troop delivering quality performances for over 50 years, has earned its claim as the oldest performing arts group in the city. 757- 428-9233

Virginia Musical Theatre.
Virginia's only professional theater exclusively committed to full-scale revivals of classic musicals. Season runs from October through April on North Lynnhaven Road in Virginia Beach. 757-340-5446

The Virginia Symphony
plays in various venues around Hampton Roads with headquarters in Norfolk. A world-class professional orchestra, the musicians are fresh from an acclaimed performance at Carnegie Hall during their 1999-2000 season. Check with the symphony for their scheduled performances which run from September through July. 757-623-2310

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