Locals: Fun and Frugal Weekend Activities

Each week Charlotte at My Active Child sends me the best frugal activities around Hampton Roads.  Here are the ones she found this for this weekend:

All Weekend

Friday (5-9pm), Saturday (8am-10pm ), Sunday (8am-4pm )- Oceana Air Show at Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia Beach VA

Friday ~ September 23, 2011

5-8pm- Party On The Plaza Concert Series- Butter, at Norfolk Scope Arena Plaza 201 E. Brambleton Avenue Norfolk, VA 23510  (757) 664-6464

5-9pm- Thank Goodness It’s Friday-Bluegrass and Barbeque!! at TowneBank Fountain Park within Town Point Park Waterside Drive Norfolk, VA 23510 (757) 441-2345

7:30-10pm- Outdoor Showing of – “Toy Story” – On the Green at Town Center 222 Central Park Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 (757) 965-5452  

Saturday ~ September 24, 2011

All Day- Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day – Free Admission with printed ticket 

All Day - Worldwide Day of Play 2011 

9-11:30am- Kids Day at Chesapeake Arboretum for Grades 1-6 (Members are Free, Nonmembers $5/each)- Chesapeake Arboretum 624 Oak Grove Rd, Chesapeake, VA (757) 382-7060  

10am- American Girl Event – Free Make It, Take It – ages 3+ at All participating Michael’s Store locations 1-800-642-4235

10am-12pm- Lowe’s Build & Grow Workshop (Fire Truck with Siren) All Lowe’s Locations

11am-2pm- Kid’s Butterfly Day at McDonald Garden Center Hampton location ($5 each)- 1139 West Pembroke Avenue Hampton, VA 23661  (757) 722-7463

11am-10pm- Earthdance Hampton Roads- Give Peace a Dance at Holiday Trav-L Park 1075 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23451  (757) 425-0249

7pm- Free Outdoor Movie- Remember the Titans – Edinburgh Commons in Chesapeake corner of Hillcrest & Battlefield Blvd behind Wawa, Virginia Beach VA

7pm- Outdoor Movie at Red Mill- “Remember the Titans” – Red Mill Commons 2181 Upton Drive Virginia Beach VA, 23454 (757) 497-7700 

Sunday ~ September 25, 2011

1-2:30pm- Sunday Hayrides at Sandy Bottom Nature Park ($2 per person- 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm) at Sandy Bottom Nature Park 1255 Big Bethel Rd Hampton, VA 23666 (757) 825-4657

2pm- Children’s Theater of Hampton Roads presents “Sherlock Holmes” at Meyera E Oberndorf Central Library ($5 per person) 4100 Virginia Beach Boulevard Virginia Beach, Virginia 

2-4pm- Free Family Fest at Virginia MOCA (formally Contemporary Art Center of VA) -Virginia MOCA 2200 Parks Ave Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757) 425-0000 

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