Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
Portsmouth, VA

Established in 1966, the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
honors the Commonwealth’s greatest sports legends.

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame was designed to pay tribute to anyone who has made a lasting contribution to the cause of sports in Virginia, the nation, and the world through outstanding achievement or service. This includes athletes, coaches, administrators, and other contributors to the game.

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All-Star Family Night at the Museum - Virginia Sports Hall Of Fame & Museum
Portsmouth, August 1, 6-9pm
We will have arts & crafts, family games as well as trivia. We will also make the statues come to life!
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Family Day: Milestones in Aviation and Space
Washington, DC - Saturday, August 8, 10am-3pm
Explore the past, present, and future of flight and space exploration at the Milestones in Aviation and Space family day. Celebrate the amazing accomplishments in aviation and aerospace, from jets making Hawaii a more accessible vacation destination to the CST-100 taking astronauts into space. With presentations and hands-on activities, this family day will have something to offer everyone!
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Builder Fest Family Fun Day - Children's Museum of Virginia
Saturday, August 15
Join us for a day of creating and building! Visit with hobbyists and professionals to explore the process of building and making. Discover everyday items made by hand as in times past and play with futuristic toys. Activities will include architecture and ceramics, workshops by Lowe’s, the Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Portsmouth Public Schools, and more.
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Pick Your Own! - Amazing Farm Fun @Ticonderoga
Chantilly
Okra, peppers, and tomatoes are ripe and ready for picking. Plan a family day out with paid admission and visit our gardens to share a pick your own adventure (sold by the lb) or just stop by during our open hours and purchase at our Market.
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“Liberty or Death!” Reenactment - Historic St. John’s Church
Richmond
Each year from Memorial Day to Labor Day, we offer Public Reenactments of the Second Virginia Convention and Henry’s “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!” speech.  Each Sunday afternoon (and some Saturdays), we offer first-come, first served seating to the public to attend the reenactment.
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Maritime Mondays - The Mariners’ Museum
Newport News, Mondays
Children ages 18-month to 5th grade, and their adults, are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities.
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