137 feet high.
12 stories above the Elizabeth River.
36 climate-controlled, private gondolas.
Need anything more be said?
The SkyStar will open outside Waterside this May, according to Cordish, the company behind the Waterside District. It will be around for the summer.
“This attraction is the perfect compliment to Harbor Park, Town Point Park, Nauticus, and the Battleship Wisconsin,” said Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander. “The excitement is building for what will be a memorable summer experience.”
The quiet downtown Norfolk of old, we hardly knew ye.
The SkyStar Wheel at Waterside is scheduled to open May 2018 and ticket pricing, hours of operation, and party packages will be announced in the coming weeks.