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aerial view of runners in a marathon

The Origins of the Shamrock Marathon

The Shamrock Marathon is an annual running event that takes place in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The first Shamrock Marathon was held in 1973 and was organized by Jerry Bocrie, the owner of the local running store, Running Etc.


statue of King Neptune in Virginia Beach

This year marks the 47th anniversary for the Virginia Beach Neptune Festival Boardwalk Weekend. The tradition of the Neptune Festival brings the community together every year for a plethora of activities and fun! The festival boardwalk weekend always takes place on the last weekend of...