Unwind over craft cocktails and beer, wine Cruvinet and tantalizing appetizers magically prepared by THE MAIN’s culinary superstars. Norfolk’s Largest Cocktail Party will undoubtedly be the talk of the city. FREE ONSITE PARKING

 
THE TAMS
 
BUCKSHOT
THE MAIN Ballroom comes to life with big band sounds and performances by Cirque Productions during an unforgettable night of mystery and fascination.
PACKAGE DETAILS:
All the weekend packages include the following for two:

• A two-night stay in one of our luxurious guestrooms
• VIP tickets to THE MAIN Opening Party on Friday featuring Major and the Monbacks, The Tams and Buckshot
• Friday dinner in Saltine or Varia
• Entrance to exclusive After Parties in Grain or Varia
• VIP tickets to Saturday’s big events including the
Masquerade by Cirque Productions in THE MAIN Ballroom followed by the unforgettable Masquerade Ball featuring Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and jazz-infused After Party in Grain
• First choice access to all tours and demonstrations throughout the weekend
• Saturday night dinner in THE MAIN Ballroom prior to the Masquerade Ball


PURCHASE
PACKAGE DETAILS:
Masquerade by Cirque Productions is a colorful explosion of athletic artistry, acrobatic audacity, and sparkling imagination. Fantastical aerialists soar while glistening transformations reveal gravity-defying feats of wonder. Disguised with elaborate, elegant and sensational costumes.

PACKAGE OPTIONS:
• Saturday Dinner & Show - Dinner in THE MAIN Ballroom at 7pm with live entertainment provided by Frank Sings Frank followed by Cirque’s Masquerade production at 8:30pm
• Saturday Show Only – Cirque’s Masquerade production begins at 8:30pm
• Sunday Matinee – There will be an encore matinee production on Sunday at 2PM. Families welcome with kids of all ages


PURCHASE
PACKAGE DETAILS:
If you have a large group wanting to attend the weekend festivities, this is the perfect package for you. The Group Package includes the following for ten:

• An exquisite dinner in Varia or Saltine on Friday night
• Entry to THE MAIN Opening Party with performances by Major and the Monbacks, The Tams and Buckshot
• Entrance into exclusive After Parties with bites, spirits and entertainment in Grain or Varia.
• Tickets to Masquerade by Cirque Productions
• Dinner Saturday evening in world-class Saltine or Varia
• Tickets to the Masquerade Ball featuring Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and jazz-infused After Party in Grain


PURCHASE
SCHEDULE
CLICK EACH DAY FOR A LIST OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, MARCH 31ST


Ribbon Cutting Events · 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Pre-Ceremony Refreshments for Ribbon Cutting VIP Guests · 11:00am – 12:00pm
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony · 12:00 – 1:00pm
Ribbon Cutting Party Private Lunch · 1:00 – 2:00pm

Open House Tours · 1:30 – 5:00p

Check-In Experience · 3:00 – 7:00pm
Kick off your weekend with check-in on the lobby level, relax with a glass of champagne and enjoy live music and street performers.

THE MAIN Happy Hour · 5:00 – 6:30pm
Unwind over craft cocktails and beer, wine Cruvinet and tantalizing appetizers magically prepared by our culinary superstars.

Dinner Venues · 6:00 – 9:00pm
Weekend hotel guests will have the opportunity to make dinner reservations in either Saltine, a chic, airy space for diners to savor seasonal shellfish, seafood and spirits, or Varia, a modern, romantic, trattoria-inspired Italian restaurant offering more than 100 hand-selected wines.

Norfolk’s Largest After-Work Party · 6:30 – 11:30pm
The only place to be on Friday night, Norfolk’s Largest After-Work Party will undoubtedly be the talk of the city. Featuring three stages and six performances including Major and the Monbacks, The Tams, and Buckshot. Drink specials, lounge seating, three epic dance floors, and VIP seating are all designed to keep you breathless.

After Parties · 11pm – 2am
Late night, night caps, cool grooves and plenty of food. Weekend hotel guests are invited to Grain, Norfolk’s only rooftop beer garden featuring live acoustic rock and Varia, where Naomi and Clint Crawford entertain guests in the Piano Bar.

SATURDAY, APRIL 1ST


Meet THE MAIN Team · 8:00am – 3:00pm

Breakfast · 8:00 – 11:00am
Weekend hotel guests are invited to a sumptuous breakfast at their leisure in Varia.

Lunch · 11:00am – 3:00pm
Weekend hotel guests may choose either Saltine’s modern elegance or Varia’s intimate ambiance for our chefs’ special lunch selections.

Meet THE MAIN Team with Live Performances from BJ Griffin · 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • · Meet the Chefs – Take a fascinating kitchen tour and delight in a tasting in Saltine’s private dining room.
  • · Meet the Cicerone, Sommelier, and Mixologist – Exclusive pairings and tastings in the private dining rooms of our three world-class restaurants, Grain, Varia and Saltine.
  • · Art Tours with Bruce Thompson – A guided tour of the hotel and its private art collection led by Bruce Thompson, CEO of Gold Key | PHR. Sip champagne and sample some of our chefs’ culinary creations.
  • Theatre Experience · 2:00 – 4:00pm
    Paul D. Fraim Center for Excellence
    Brush up on the latest cooking and pairing techniques along with a dazzling demonstration on how to make cocktails that showcase your “wow” factor.

    THE MAIN March Madness Party · 4:00 – 11:00pm
    Don’t miss out on the madness! Two of our world-class restaurants, Saltine and Grain will feature buzzer-beating specialty drinks and appetizers for the 4pm game. The 7pm game will be shown at the Paul D. Fraim Center for Excellence on Level 4. (Tentative schedule).

    The Masquerade Celebration
    Cirque Productions Presents Masquerade · 6:00 – 9:00pm
    Masquerade by Cirque Productions is a colorful explosion of athletic artistry, acrobatic audacity, and sparkling imagination. Fantastical aerialists soar while glistening transformations reveal gravity-defying feats of wonder. Disguised with elaborate, elegant and sensational costumes accompanied by an original score, this masquerade will leave you astounded.

    6:00 – 7:00pm | Cocktail Hour
    7:00 – 8:30pm | Dinner in the Ballroom with Live Entertainment by Frank Sings Frank
    8:30 – 9:30pm | Cirque Parade and Performance

    The Mad Hatter’s Masquerade Ball · 10:00pm – 12:00am
    THE MAIN Ballroom comes to life with stylings from our local DJ followed by live music by Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and performances by Cirque Productions. Dance the night away to Big Band sounds during an unforgettable night of mystery and fascination. Enchanting face and body painting and party masks are all included in the fun.

    After Parties · 12:00pm – 2:00am
    You don’t have to go home and you CAN stay here! Weekend guests are invited to Grain for our exclusive After Party Jazz Club with live music and dancing.

    SUNDAY, APRIL 2ND


    Cirque Productions Presents Masquerade · 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    A matinee performance, Masquerade by Cirque Productions is a colorful explosion of athletic artistry, acrobatic audacity, and sparkling imagination. Fantastical aerialists soar while glistening transformations reveal gravity-defying feats of wonder. Disguised with elaborate, elegant and dazzling costumes accompanied by an original score, this masquerade will leave you breathless.



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    FREE ONSITE PARKING
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