Military Child Appreciation Weekend at Virginia Living Museum April 14-15, 2018 In a salute to military families, the Virginia Living Museum will offer 50% off admission for children accompanied by an adult with an active military ID on April 14 and 15. Military families purchasing a membership at the Museum will receive a $20 discount. These discounts are in recognition of Military Child Month. Year-round the museum offers both admission and membership discounts to military families. About Virginia Living Museum Open daily 9am-5pm. Extended summer hours June 2 - Sept. 1: Thursdays 9am - 5pm.... read more
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Hampton Roads Military Families, Don't Miss----Spring UP! For Military Kids Join the USO of HRCV for the newest USOHRCV event! Free fun for the entire family! Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 11AM to 4PM at the Holiday Trav-L Park in Virginia Beach, VA. Critter Cuddling Food Truck Vendors Inflatables & Bounce Houses Giveaways from our sponsors Music & Dancing Free for all active duty, reserve/national guard, retirees, & eligible dependents. Must show valid Military ID card to enter! Interested in having a table at this event? Contact us for more information! Spaces start at $300. Register to win... read more
Stop into Rita's Italian Ice for their First Day of Spring Special!! The First Day of Spring is Tuesday, March 20. Rita's Italian Ice locations nationwide are celebrating! Our own Hampton Roads location in Newport News & Hampton will be open from noon until 9 pm, and will be offering a FREE CUP of Italian Ice - and this year they can top it with their creamy frozen custard for just $1. ABOUT: Rita's Italian Iceis owned and operated in Hampton and Newport News by a USAF retiree and his wife. They are proud to serve the military community here in Hampton Roads by offering a variety of frozen tr... read more
Don't miss The Virginia Living Museums Annual Event----Reptiles Bizarre and Beautiful March 17-18, 2018 Experience a close encounter of the reptile kind at the Virginia Living Museum. See a wide variety of native and exotic reptiles on display and in live animal programs. Guest exhibitors include Virginia Herpetological Society, Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center Stranding Team, Sandy Bottom Nature Park, Virginia Master Naturalist Program, Virginia Master Naturalist- Peninsula Chapter, and Reptile Education of Virginia -REV who will be feature the African Spurred Tortoise, Amazon Tree ... read more
Museum Celebrates Technology in the Civil War at Popular Weekend NEWPORT NEWS, VA—The Battle of Hampton Roads Weekend is returning to The Mariners’ Museum and Park on March 9 - 11, 2018, with interactive activities all weekend long. The weekend will celebrate the theme “Modern Marvels: Technology in the Civil War.” Thousands of visitors enjoy this weekend every year. The weekend commemorates one of the most famous Civil War battles in history. On March 9, 1862, the Union ironclad Monitor met the CSS Virginia in a battle that, though fought to a draw, changed the very nature of naval warfare n... read more