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2012 Virginia Beach Member Event


Thanks to all our Members for attending and making this a great event!

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The U.S. Naval Institute Member Event will be held at the Virginia Aquarium.

Meet USNI staff and friends and enjoy full access to all aquarium exhibits during the evening.


Virginia Aquarium
717 General Booth Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Driving Directions

The Virginia Aquarium is located in Virginia Beach, VA, just one mile south of the resort area.

  • From Interstate 64, take I-264 East towards the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, exiting on the Birdneck Road exit (Exit Number 22).
  • Bear right off the exit ramp, merging with Birdneck Rd.
  • Continue South until you reach General Booth Blvd.
  • Turn left onto General Booth Blvd.
  • Enter at the Bay & Ocean Pavilion entrance.

For door to door driving information visit MapQuest.


FREE parking is available in the Aquarium parking lot next to the Bay & Ocean Pavilion on General Booth Blvd and overflow parking is available across General Booth Blvd. in the East lot.


6:00PM to 8:00PM


Business casual or uniform of the day

General Registration Information

Advanced registration for the USNI Virginia Beach Member Event is now closed.

If you are a member and would still like to attend you may still register on-site at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center.

To expedite on-site registration, we ask that that you please print and fill out a registration form and bring it with you to the conference.

Please contact Member Services for questions.

On-Site Registration Form


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