The Community Recreation Department hosts a variety of events throughout the calendar year that are designed to be family friendly and engaging for our community.
If you or your group wishes to host a community event, a fundraiser, a 5k Running Race, a Parade, a block party, or other special event that closes streets, utilizes park facilities, sidewalks etc, please complete a Special Event Application Form. Civic and community groups, as well as individuals must utilize the Special Event Application form (PDF). The form needs to be submitted to the Community Recreation Office at least 8 weeks in advance of your event.
Poquoson Seafood Festival
Celebrate the bounty of the Chesapeake Bay, with Poquoson's Annual salute to the working water men and life along the bay in our coastal City. This three day festival in Mid-October features over 150 artisans, 2 stages of live entertainment, local exhibitors and businesses, as well as a variety of local and specialty seafood in our renowned Food Court.
The Poquoson Seafood Festival supports kick-off events leading up to the event.
Visit the Poquoson Seafood Festival website for full details.
2018 Dates: October 19, 20 & 21, 2018.
Annual Poquoson Holiday Parade
Friday, December 7, 2018 7pm
Wythe Creek Road will close at 6:45 to prepare for the parade. Poquoson Avenue from Champs to Tidewater Z Shop will become 1 way beginning at 5:45pm.
Parade Begins at 7pm
2018 Theme: The Spirit of Christmas.
Entry information coming soon.