Tidewater Winds


One night only, December 17th 7:30 pm, the Little Big Band of Tidewater Winds performs Santa Swings! Experience the joyful sounds of the season and sing-a-long songs that will make this concert a new family holiday tradition! In addition, the evening features a special appearance by the Suffolk Center Singersdirected by Mrs. Toni Cotturone. The evening features pre-show family fun activities, holiday shopping, and photo-ops with Santa!


On Saturday, December 17 the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts shares a BIG day of holiday festivities including Brunch with Santa, an amazing Holiday Artisan Market, free ornament making for kids, caroling by The Doorway Singers, and Tidewater Winds Big Band Holiday: ‘SANTA SWINGS’ at 7:30 PM.  

The day kicks-off with ‘Brunch with Santa’ at Da’lish Restaurant, located on the first floor of the Suffolk Center. Enjoy a special holiday menu while you visit with the Santa and Mrs. Claus! ‘Brunch with Santa’ has two seating’s, 9:00 AM or 10:30 AM, Children 5 and under free, $6 for Children ages 6-12, and all others are $12. Reservations are available by calling Da’lish Restaurant at 757.809.0378.  

Festivities continue with a fabulous Holiday Artist Market from 12:00 – 7:00 PM, rain or shine inside the Suffolk Center’s Taylor Ballroom, admission is FREE. The Holiday Artist Market is a great way to shop local and support the arts. The Holiday Artist Market showcases 35 Artisans with gift options for everyone!  

At 6:00 PM the holiday merriment continues with pre-show photo-ops with SANTA and holiday crooning by The Doorway Singers, Hampton Roads’ premiere vocal group, as they stroll the Center in perfect four-part harmony. Enjoy complimentary hot cider and hot chocolate or relax with a pre-show beer or wine, available at the Center’s cash bar. Make sure to leave some time to stroll the two award-winning art galleries featuring ‘Takin’ Care of Business’, an interactive art exhibition spotlighting Suffolk Business from the past and present.    



December 17, 2022,
Saturday @ 7:30 PM

Genre: Holiday
Ticket Prices: $22, $28, $34 , youth $15 for Reserved Seating
Location: Suffolk Center’s Birdsong Theater

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Photos with Santa!

BIG THANKS to Performance Sponsors:

Thanks to Lake Prince Woods!
Thanks to Suffolk News Herald!
COVID-19 protocols: Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts values the health of our patrons, performers, and the community. Masks are strongly recommended for gatherings inside our building. If you have been exposed to or have contracted COVID-19, the Suffolk Center will issue you a credit for a future performance. Please contact the box office at 757-923-2900 for more information.