Blog Posts tagged in "Hampton Roads Family Fun"

iFLY Virginia Beach is Proud to Honor the Military Community this Veterans Day with a Special Military Discount for the Month of November Veterans DayPromotion All Veterans and active duty will receive 20% off all First Time Flyer Packages booked to fly during the entire month of November with proof of service.. Call to book 757.754.4359 ABOUT iFLY iFLY is an indoor skydiving experience that creates true free fall conditions, just like skydiving, without having to jump out of an airplane. iFLY’s vertical wind tunnel generates 1400 horse power from 4 powerful fans, creating a wall-to-wall cush... read more

Whether you already live in Hampton Roads or it's your next duty station, the area has a lot to offer. There is a lot to love about Hampton Roads. First of all, there is a large military presence in the area where each branch of the armed forces is represented which really gives the area a sense of being a military community. Secondly, the area is surrounded by water which is perfect for the beach, fishing, and boating lovers. The climate is mild and there are four seasons which is wonderful. One of the greatest benefits to the Hampton Roads area is there is a ton to do here. Remember, every ... read more

Norfolk Tides Armed Forces Night ~ May 14th Join the Norfolk Tides in honoring all the brave men and women that serve in the Armed Forces. Active duty and retired military personnel as well as dependents can show their ID at the Harbor Park box office to get box seat tickets for $9.50 each and reserved seat tickets for $8.50 each. Game:Norfolk Tides vs. Buffalo Bisons @7:05 pm Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza Stay after the game for a fireworks extravaganza presented by Navy Mutual! Learn more about Armed Forces Night at The Norfolk Tides ... read more

Military Appreciation at The LPGA Kingsmill Championship May 16-22, 2016! Celebrating the Military Community with Two Appreciation Offers Patriots' Outpost The Patriots’ Outpost is a special venue dedicated to active duty, retired or reserve military in support of the sacrifices they have made for our freedoms. This skybox is located behind #15 green and features views of championship golf, player appearances and complimentary snacks and beverages. To access the Patriots’ Outpost you can show your military ID at the entrance. In addition to the skybox, women from the Armed Forces attend the A... read more

How fast can you grow a mustache or a beard? Do you think you can sprout something superior in 4 weeks? Join The Hampton Roads Beard and Mustache Society on May 5th with your clean shaven face to enter our 4 week facial hair challenge! Entry fee will be $10 a face! Each contestant will receive a $10 Uno Gift Card, a face care package, and goody bag! We will reconvene 4 weeks later for final judging and award prizes! All Entry fees and up to 20% of sales will be donated to Dogs on Deployment! A national non-profit supporting Military members and their pets! Learn More about Uno Pizzeria (their... read more

Military Appreciation Month Celebrations-Joint Base Langley - Eustis Force Support JBLE Bowling BOGO during May Bowl one game, get the next game FREE at JBLE Bowling Centers Fort Eustis – 2:30-5:00 pm Wednesday – Friday (Tuesday, bowl for $1.00) Langley – 3:00-5 00 pm Monday – Friday (BOGO does not include shoe rental) Memorial Day – Langley Bowling Center will have $1 games, shoes and hotdogs from noon-10 pm Sunday Swimming Special at Fort Eustis Aquatics Center During Sundays in May active duty, dependents and retirees With ID, Family Admission is $5 (includes 2 adults and 3 children) and ... read more

Military Appreciation Month at Virginia Aquarium – May 2016 Show your valid military ID – active, retired or dependent – and get half off general Aquarium admission on Sunday or Monday during the month of May, 2016 . (May not be combined with any other discount or offer.) Upcoming Dates: Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday, May 9, 2016 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday, May 16, 2016 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Contact: (757) 385-FISH (3474) Admission Learn more about Virginia Aquarium ... read more

Via: Armed Services YMCA Hampton Roads: We are proud to be a part of the memories created between military fathers and their daughters and invite you and your daughters to join us at the beautiful Westin Hotel in Town Center, Virginia Beach again this year for a MASQUERADE BALL “. The date is set for July 1st. This year’s theme promises surprises and intrigue for all in attendance and includes dinner, dancing and fabulous prizes.This event is for military dads only and daughters ages 3-18. Dress for the event is formal so that means dress uniform (summer) for the dad and a gown or fancy dress... read more

I love that we have an entire month to honor our Military Children. They are brave, resilient, and deserve to be celebrated not only for the month of April but every day! Below are just some of the celebrations, events, and offers in Hampton Roads to celebrate our #MilKids! Get out there and enjoy these fun events/offers, share them with military families you know, and tell your military kiddos how much you love them and appreciate all that they do! (1) Great annual event full of fun for our military kids!! **EVENT WAS LAST WEEKEND** Stop by and say hello to our partners: Kroger , McDonalds ,... read more

Check out great upcoming events at The Yankee Candle Village Store in Williamsburg~ Events kick off this weekend! Escape to Paradise Weekends Dates : Apr. 2-3 and Apr. 9-10 Escape to paradise for two weekends of fun! Bring the whole family! Activities include: Fun activites every day * Noon - 4 pm: Make some fun crafts in Towne Center - Have fun with Glitter tattoos, make your own candles, make a wax hand or dip a critter creation in Wax Works. Plus, the first 25 guests get a FREE Make Your Own Wax Works Jar! Saturday, Apr. 2: Margaritaville® Launch Party Noon - 2 pm: Join us as we skip ahead... read more

Make Memories All Year Now through May 31, 2016, Virginia residents pay for a day and get the rest of the year free.* Stroll through our historic gardens in the spring. Return for a summer evening to sip ale or root beer under the arbor at Chowning's Tavern. In the fall, join us as we fire up the kiln in the brickyard to bake bricks the 18th-century way. Come back in December for our Grand Illumination when we kick off the holiday season with fireworks, the lighting of the cressets, and a performance from our Fifes and Drums. No matter the time of year, there's always something new to discove... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKEND AT THE VIRGINIA LIVING MUSEUM April 16-17, 2016! In a salute to military families, the Virginia Living Museum offers half price admission for the children of those who give their all. Children (ages 3-12) will receive half price admission ($6.50) with a paying adult showing valid military ID the weekend of April 16-17. Military families purchasing a membership at the Museum will receive a 20% discount (double the usual 10% discount). These discounts are in recognition of Military Child Month. Year-round the Museum offers both admission and membership discounts to... read more

Save the date for a night of FUN and SUPPORT for the Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads! Learn more about The Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads and how they make a difference in the lives of the military community. Plus, check out the Norfolk Admirals on MilitaryBridge! Please help spread the word on this great night. ... read more

BIG BUGS December 31 – April 17, 2016 The Virginia Living Museum is really gonna BUG you in 2016. Opening on Dec. 31 is BIG BUGS. This larger-than-life animatronic exhibit will feature six super-sized critters including the Madagascan Sunset Moth, the Bombardier Beetle, Dragonfly, Stag Beetle, Orb-Web Spider, Say’s Firefly. There will also be a caterpillar photo-op and a display of live insects, all designed to showcase a bug’s life and why insects are important. We need insects just as much as they need us.They are very important to our ecosystem. “This exhibit will encourage an appreciation... read more

Community Day for Hampton Roads Residents & Military Members Stationed In Hampton Roads at Mariners' Museum & Park December 5 Visit the #1 attraction in Newport News to see what all the rage is about! Check out the new underwater photography exhibition, Liquid Light , and the famous USS Monitor Center . Explore the International Small Craft Center , housing nearly 150 boats from 42 countries, and the jewel of the Museum, The Miniature Ships of August F. and Winnifred Crabtree for a fascinating look at the evolution of shipbuilding! Stick around for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hold a... read more

DOGS on DEPLOYMENT CHARITY FUNDRAISER HAMPTON ROADS: Press Release: Dogs on Deployment Partners with Wasserhund Brewing Co. for “Beer, Dogs & Veterans” event Nov. 7, 2015 [Virginia Beach, VA][October 14, 2015] –Through a common love of dog and country, Dogs on Deployment and Wasserhund Brewing Co. are partnering to host a “Beer, Dogs & Veterans” event. The event will be held at Wasserhund Brewing Co. at 1805 Laskin Road, Suite 102, Virginia Beach, VA, on Saturday November 7, 2015. Ten percent of all pint sales that day (noon – 11 p.m.) will go back to Dogs on Deployment. Wasserhund will also ... read more

October 30 - Military Appreciation Night presented by USAA, Zombie A-Hockey-Lypse, Post-Game Skate with the Admirals On the eve of Halloween, the Admirals thank our military for their service by offering $11 Red Level tickets. Military groups are also strongly encouraged to attend as groups will receive $9 Red Level tickets. Contact Charlie Colon (x23) or Sami Hamad (x24) at the Admirals' Administrative Office () to schedule your group today. The Zombie A-Hockey-Lypse returns to Scope once again! Kids 13 and under can arrive early to participate in trick-or-treating from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on t... read more

The Virginia Living Museum is one of my favorite places to visit in Hampton Roads. Not only does it offer a very educational experience for adults and children, they also have wonderful events throughout the year such as their Night of the Living Museum event. Below find a press release on this upcoming popular event. Don't miss out on the FUN! Press Release: Are you ready for a “wild” night of scary animals, trail walks, pumpkin carving and myth busters? Night of the Living Museum returns to the Virginia Living Museum for its 16th year on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. This is a non-s... read more

This is always a FUN event! Talk, walk, and act like a pirate! October 3, 10, 17, and 24 from 11 AM – 2 PM Learn how to be a pirate as Blackbeard’s Crew invades The Mariners’ Museum the first four Saturdays in October. Scallywag School includes “talk like a pirate” lessons, sword and musket drills, shipboard line handling, and more! Receive pirate gold as you complete activities and graduate with an Honorary Pirate Certificate. Free with Museum admission. Classes are hourly and begin at 11AM, 12PM, and 1PM. Learn more about The Mariners' Museum , upcoming events to include their Veterans Day ... read more

EVENT INFO: Run for the Hills 5k/10k & Fun Fest October 17, 2015 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Warhill Sports Complex 4615 Opportunity Way Williamsburg, VA 23188 Event URL: http://www.beyondboobs.org/ fallfest/ Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/ VA/Williamsburg/ RunForTheHills10K5K PRESENTED BY: Towne Bank ALL PROCEEDS GO TO: Beyond Boobs! ( www.beyondboobs.org ) EVENT DESCRIPTION: Please join us for the 2015 "Run for the Hills 5k/10k and Fun Fest", a fundraiser for “Beyond Boobs!”, on October 17, 2015 , at the Warhill Sports Complex in Williamsburg, Virginia. You can hit the trails fo... read more

Yankee Candle is proud to offer a 10% Military Discount for active and retired military on every purchase. At Yankee Candle we all feel great gratitude to the men and women who have served our country all over the world. Your sacrifices, and those of your family, are an inspiration to all of us. We salute your service and honor your bravery. Thank you. Our Military Discount Program: 10% off your purchase every day in all our retail stores, outlet stores, and online at YankeeCandle.com . This discount can be combined with any other in-store or coupon discount. Who is Eligible: All active and r... read more

JOIN RITA'S ITALIAN ICE FOR A NIGHT OF FAMILY FUN AT THEIR UPCOMING FALL FAMILY KICK OFF There will be an Ice Guy there for pictures, plenty of free samples, face painting, balloons, specials, prizes, and more! More about Rita's Italian Ice of Hampton and Newport News: The owners of Rita's Italian Ice in Hampton and Newport News are a retired Military Family and they are proud to offer a 10% EVERYDAY MILITARY DISCOUNT to active duty, retired, and dependents in appreciation of your service! Learn more about their locations, menu of treats, and more on MilitaryBridge . ... read more

September is filled with tons of events both on base and off base in Hampton Roads from the NAS Oceana Air Show to Military Appreciation Events to Commissary Case Lot Sales to Hiring Events and More! Here is a list of 20 eventsyou don't want to miss out on this September in Hampton Roads! (1) NAS Oceana Air Show September 19-20, 2015 (2) T he Boys & Girls Club Kids Day, Fall Festival on Saturday, 19 September from 1-4pm at Fort Eustis Youth Programs. Enjoy FREE bounce houses, crafts, games, treats, prizes, and more! What a FUN day for kiddos. (3) Commissary Case Lot Sales for September (4) Bl... read more

#FREEQUESOROCKS on September 17th at all Moe's Southwest Grill locations in Hampton Roads! Plus FREE t-shirts to the first 100 customers at each of our Hampton Roads locations ! Other great specials at Moe's Hampton Roads AND Kids eat FREE SUNDAYS!Kids eat free ALL-DAY with purchase of any adult entrée. Learn more about Moe's Southwest Grill Hampton Roads , find a location, and check out their menu on MilitaryBridge! ... read more

FAMILIES STOP INTO FUDDRUCKERS OF NEWPORT NEWS TUESDAY, AUGUST 25TH 5-8pm FOR A BACK TO SCHOOL FIESTA! Not only does Fuddruckers offer a FUN atmosphere with fantastic food, they also are proud to support our military community by offering a fantastic Everyday Military Discount ! You can learn more about Fuddruckers , their menu, and military discount program on their MilitaryBridge page! Please help Spread The Word on this FUN night for kiddos as they prepare to head back to school. ... read more

The men and women of Naval Air Station Oceana are busily planning 2015 NAS Oceana Air Show and are very excited to once again open their base up to the public on Saturday and Sunday, September 19th & 20th, 2015. This year the NAS Oceana Air Show is pleased to present the United States Navy’s Blue Angels flight demonstration team along with a host of thrilling military and civilian performances. Our fans won’t want to miss the aerial artistry of soloist Gary Ward, the GEICO Skytypers, Greg Shelton’s FM-2 Wildcat, Dan Buchanan’s hang glider, Bill Leff’s T-6 Texan and Paul Woods remarkable A-4 S... read more

Come join in the fun Thursday August 20th, 3:30 till 7:30, at NAS Oceana Main Gate Park for MWR Family Fest. Inflatables, pony rides, hay rides, rock wall, carnival games plus much more! Live musical entertainment by "The Deloreans", a roving Magician, face painters, balloon artists and Astro DJ. "FREE" admittance to all military and their dependents, retired and active duty. Concessions sold at a minimal cost. The event is being held at the NASO Main Gate Park located at the entrance to NAS Oceana on Oceana Blvd. in Virginia Beach, gates open at 3:30pm. ... read more

FREE TICKET TO COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG FOR HAMPTON ROADS AREA RESIDENTS & MILITARY MEMBERS STATIONED HERE. Free Ticket August7–14 This summer, for one week only (August 7–14, 2015), we’re inviting residents of Williamsburg, James City County, York County, Gloucester County, Newport News, Poquoson, Hampton, Isle of Wight, Surry County, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach and Suffolk to experience all the Revolutionary City and Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg has to offer with one free Single-day Ticket.* Download this form from the CW website, print it, and bring it along with p... read more

If you are stationed in Hampton Roads, I highly recommend you visit The Virginia Air & Space Center in Hampton, Virginia. The VASC is also thevisitor center for NASA Langley Research Center and Langley Air Force Base, VASC features hands-on aviation & space exhibits spanning 100 years of flight, more than 30 historic aircraft, space flight artifacts and a giant-screen 3D IMAX Theater. What's new at The VASC? Virginia Air & Space Center OpensTwo New Permanent Exhibits, Robots 3D and the Robotics Lab! The Virginia Air & Space Center is pleased to announce theopening of the new permanent exhibit... read more

Great upcoming event in Hampton Roads for those of you interested in learning more about using your VA Home Loan. Join the Top Notch Team of Pattie Edgerton & Abby Harms with Movement Mortgage for an evening of food, entertainment and information! Come meet several military friendly organizations and businesses, tour an ambulance, get your face painted or enjoy some craft beer and food all while enjoying the acoustic duo of the WokOutz! There will be a raffle with an ipad mini as the grand prize! Don't miss out and please share with friends! RSVP HERE ! Here are a few highlights of the event:... read more

Sign Up For The 15th Annual 8K Mud Run DETAILS: August 8, 2015 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Race Expo: August 7th at The Westin Hotel, Town Center 12-7pm Race Day: Saturday, August 8th atJEB Little Creek base 8am-1pm, Do you have what it takes to conquer the most challenging 8K on the East Coast? The 15th Annual Armed Services YMCA Mud Run registration is open now! Includes a one mile mini Mud for children ages 5-12. Complete details can be found on the Mud Run website . JEB Little Cr Contact Chrystal Lewis 757-363-1884 x 308 chrystal.lewis@asymcahr.org Be Involved With Mud Run The Armed Services Y prov... read more

It's back... The BIG KIDS COUPON offering great savings to The Children's Museum of Virginia! PRINT YOUR COUPON AND USE BY JUNE 19th! Big Kids Coupon for May 26 - June 19, 2015 http://childrensmuseumva.com/2015/may-big-kids-coupon.pdf Visit The Children's Museum to learn more about what you will see during your visit! ... read more