What's going on in olde towne?

PORTSMOUTH SQUARE(D) Inaugural Installation of Olde Towne Cornerstones

Date: May 27, 2016 By: Joe Elder Category: Blog

Portsmouth, VA – The Portsmouth Heritage Initiative will lay the inaugural stone in the Portsmouth Squared project on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 11:30AM.  The ceremony will be held at Golden Square – 200 High Street, at the intersection of High & Crawford Streets. Portsmouth, the first city in Hampton Roads, was well planned from...

Marine Sculptures by Virginia Artist Larry Bage

Date: March 23, 2016 By: Joe Elder Category: Blog

Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Gallery presents the collection of marine bronze and mixed media art sculptures by Norfolk, Virginia artist Larry Bage. The collection features marine life in various forms from sculptures to vases of swirling fish, even a metal and driftwood sea monster. The collection varies in size and scope including the large...

Portsmouth to get L-O-V-E statue in June

Date: By: Joe Elder Category: Blog

By Johanna Somers,  The Virginian Pilot The city is scheduled to get its very own L-O-V-E statue in June, thanks to the community organization Support Portsmouth Public Art. The L-O-V-E art, seen in many forms throughout Virginia, is designed to show that “love is at the heart of every Virginia vacation,” according to the state’s...

Great Finds of All Kinds- The Olde Towne Antiques to Flea Market

Date: March 3, 2016 By: Joe Elder Category: Blog

Located at 441 Middle Street inside the Middle Street Parking Garage The popular "Antiques to Flea Market' is held the first Saturday of each month, in historic Olde Towne Portsmouth, Virginia. Browse through an eclectic collection of unique and antique wares. With over 60 dealers and vendors exhibiting, bargain hunters and serious collectors will discover...

Portsmouth Restaurants That Will Blow The Taste Buds Out Of Your Mouth

Date: February 16, 2016 By: Joe Elder Category: Blog

A recent food blog written by Spencer McKee for Motovo titled "15 Portsmouth Restaurants That Will Blow The Taste Buds Out Of Your Mouth," has chosen some of Portsmouth's BEST dining establishments definitely worth a visit. Spencer also writes that there’s no excuse to eat a bad meal with these restaurants around." Well there's no...