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Locals: Fun and Frugal Weekend 5/6

Charlotte from MyActiveChild.com [1] puts together a list each week of the best frugal (and often free) family events in the Hampton Roads area for the weekend!

If you are looking for something to do check out this list:


Fri (4:30pm) Step Afrika! at Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center [2] 2410 Wickham Ave. Newport News, VA 23607 

Fri (5-10pm), Sat (12-10pm) and Sun (12-8pm)- Ocean View Children’s Festival & Carnival at Ocean View Community Beach [3] 600 E Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk VA

Fri (7pm), Sat (12pm, 7pm), Sun (2pm) Monsters on the Beach [4] on the boardwalk between 4th & 8th Streets & on the beach between 5th & 7th Streets, Virginia Beach, VA

Fri (7pm), Sat (7pm), Sun (4pm) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes [5] put on by the Governor’s School Theatre Department at The Chrysler Museum Theatre 245 West Olney Road Norfolk VA, 23510

Sat (10am-6pm), Sun (10am-5pm)- Gosport Arts Festival [6] on High Street in Historical Olde Town, Portsmouth VA

Sat (10am-4pm) Free Admission Weekend [7] “Try It” Day at Peninsula Fine Arts Center, 101 Museum Drive, Mariners’ Museum Park, Newport News, VA 23606

Sat (10am-5pm)- Pirates! Event [8] at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum and Lightship PORTSMOUTH 2 High Street, Portsmouth VA

Sat (10am-5pm)- 22nd Newport News Children’s Festival of Friends [9] at Newport News Park 13560 Jefferson Ave, Newport News¬†

Sat (11am)- Children’s Theatre of Hampton Roads [10]presents- The Fabulous Spotted Egg at Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts 110 W Finney St, Suffolk VA

Sat (10am) Gleek Out! [11] at Pembroke Mall Center Court 4554 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA

Sat (10am – 8pm) 10am-8pm- Free Comic Book Day [12] at Local Heroes Bookstore 1905 Colonial Ave Norfolk, VA

To see the complete list of deals click here [13]!