Centennial of Naval Station Norfolk

Naval Station Norfolk Centennial Gala

This grand Black Tie event celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the world's largest Naval Base.

Hosted by Navy League and joined by Military, Government, Business and Community Leadership.

Highlighting the past, present, and future of Norfolk Naval Station.  

  Wednesday,  June 28, 2017

  6:30 p.m.

  Half Moone Cruise Terminal

  One Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA 23510 

  Black Tie/ Dinner Dress White Jacket

  Keynote:  Vice Admiral Mary M. Jackson
                   Commander, Navy Installations Command

  Tickets: $100 per person

                $50 for Active Duty service member or an Active Duty service member spouse

                Reserved table of 8 for $750 

   Complimentary Valet 



Cenntennial Publication

​Faircount Media Group has once again been honored with the duty of publishing an official magazine for the Navy League of the United States, Hampton Roads.

The honor of producing the publication for an event as significant as Naval Station Norfolk’s centennial is nothing new to Faircount, having produced similar publications for commissioning ceremonies of the two newest aircraft carriers to join the Fleet, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77); the 100th anniversary of U.S. Naval Aviation; the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Navy SEALs; and many others.

Contents will include:

  • The history of Naval Station Norfolk, from the Jamestown Exposition through the birth of naval aviation and the establishment of the naval station

  • Norfolk as the birthplace of naval aviation

  • Development of the Naval base

  • The relationship between the Navy, U.S. Armed Forces, and the Hampton Roads community

  • The economic impact of Naval Station Norfolk

  • Commands and tenant units

Companies interested in being part of the Naval Station Norfolk Centennial publication should contact Steve Chidel at 813-675-3816, or via email to steve.chidel@faircount.com


Celebrating 100 years of Service