Recreational Activities at Regent University
From theme parks and historical sites to beaches and fishing piers, you and your family will find a wealth of things to do near Regent University. Visit the local zoo, aquarium, or a national wildlife refuge; travel back in time with historical reenactments at Colonial Williamsburg; or enjoy the surf and sun at beaches near Regent University.
Here is a list of recreational activities ranging from harbor tours to beach house rentals, and historical sites to theme parks.
Theme, Garden, State, and Animal Parks
Mount Trashmore Park: Mount Trashmore Park is a mountain of compacted waste and clean soil. The park’s mountain is 60 feet high and 800 feet long. It also has 165 acres of land filled with lakes, trails, playgrounds, picnic areas and more.
Beaches and Water Activities
Norfolk Cruise Terminal: Downtown Norfolk's cruise terminal offers year-round cruising excursions to the Bahamas and the Caribbean.
Sandbridge Beach: Sandbridge is fives miles of beautiful sparkling beach. It’s less populated than the Virginia Beach boardwalk and is perfect for family vacations, reunions, and quiet getaways. Beach houses are available for rent at www.sandbridgerealty.com and www.siebert-realty.com.
Spirit of Norfolk: The Spirit of Norfolk is a cruise line that takes you around the Elizabeth River. Lunch, early dinner, dinner, and moonlight cruises are available with dancing, entertainment, and a beautiful view of downtown Norfolk, the Navy Atlantic Fleet, and more.