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Carpool Cinema: Ghostbusters - October 14, 2023
Join us in your car or on a blanket to watch Ghostbusters (PG, 1984) at Bennett's Creek Park (3000 Bennett's Creek Park Road). The fun begins at 5:00 p.m. with a visit from the Ghostbusters of Virginia and their Ecto 1. The movie will start at 7:00 p.m. and has a runtime of 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Freedom 5K/10K & 1/4 Mile Kids Dash has been cancelled for 2023.
Grand Illumination - November 17, 2023
We'll light up Downtown Suffolk when we flip the switch on our decorated holiday tree. Stick around for crafts, carriage rides and Santa! This event takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Suffolk Seaboard Train Station Museum.
Festival of Lights - Opens November 24, 2023
Take a drive through our festive light display at Sleepy Hole Park (4616 Sleepy Hole Road) from 5 to 9 p.m. on select nights in November and December.
Lights will be shining brightly on the following days: Friday-Sunday, November 24-26 Thursday-Sunday, November 30-December 3 Daily, December 7-25 Thursday-Sunday, December 28-31
Thanks to our sponsor:
Holiday Parade - December 9, 2023
Walk, ride, dance, march or glide down West Washington and Main Streets in Downtown Suffolk. This year's theme is Winter Wonderland. To register your business or organization to participate, click here.
The Early Bird Deadline is Monday, October 9. The Final Application Deadline is Thursday, November 9.
For more information, contact: Sarah Slate, Recreation Supervisor - Special Events, at (757) 514-7267 or firstname.lastname@example.org.