Stories of Success


New Community Garden

      Healthy Suffolk Digs will be building and planting a brand new Community Garden on Tuesday, May 29 from 4-6pm at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Suffolk. Volunteers are welcome (and needed!)


You’re Invited To Wednesday Walks   Recently updated !

          All are welcome to join Healthy Suffolk every Wednesday at noon at the front entrance of Suffolk City Hall (Market Street) for a 20-30 minute walk. Join our Champion Steppers when you walk 30 minutes a day. Free and open to everyone who wants to […]


Spring 5K / 1-Mile Was A Hit!

          Hundreds of excited people turned out last Saturday, May 12, to enjoy the annual Healthy Suffolk Spring 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Walk. It was a beautiful morning to come to Bennett’s Creek Park and get the blood pumping while enjoying the natural beauty of […]


Spring 5K/1M Registration is Open

Registration for the Spring 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Walk is OPEN. Enjoy the peaceful setting of Bennett’s Creek park and surrounding area as we celebrate the good weather! Events take place May 12, register today to get your place at the starting line! Find all the information and […]


Art of Supper

It was an amazing Art of Supper, Healthy Suffolk’s signature dinner forum.  We invite you to reserve your seat at the table and enjoy an evening of great food, thoughtful conversation, uplifting music, a salute to our 2017 Wellness & Livability Champion, and a presentation of some of the finest […]


Fall Garden Forum

The Garden Forum was a big hit for all those who came out. The speakers were on-hand for questions, and engaged the crowd with some interesting and informative topics. Stay tuned for announcements on our spring forum, and we hope to see you there! HERE IS INFO ON THE OCTOBER […]


Peanut Fest 5K Was A SMASH!   Recently updated !

                      The Peanut Fest 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Walk was a great set of events this year. The weather was perfect, and the crowd was having fun as everyone was active. Don’t miss our next event, coming this […]


Summer Solstice Garden Gathering 2017

Come to Johnson’s Gardens Center in Suffolk, Tuesday, June 20 from 4:00-7:00p.m. for a sampling of local produce and gardening tips. Chefs will be on hand to prepare samples, while you browse fresh produce from local growers. There will be live music and gardening tips and discussions. Tickets are $10, […]


Suffolk Park Hop Returns

The 2017 Suffolk Park Hop is underway, and lasts all summer long! This summer, get outside and enjoy the beautiful parks all around Suffolk, Virginia. Take part in a five-park scavenger hunt for a chance to win some awesome prizes. It’s easy, it’s free, and it’s fun! Taking part of […]