There are lots of great events, discounts and special activities happening over the Winter School Break, here are some ideas to get you started! Suggestions for additions to this free listing can be submitted HERE.
Camps! Several Camps are running over Winter Break. Check out our BIG LIST of Winter Camps HERE!
Audubon Christmas Bird Count (Hampton Roads)
- Free to participate and it helps give valuable information about local birds to the Audubon society.
- Start 2020 on an Active note with one of these New Year's Day Hikes in Virginia State Parks!
- Train shows are taking place through the end of December at several locations in Hampton Roads!
- Celebrate Kwanzaa with these local events through December 29th
- Enjoy outdoor skating in Norfolk, Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg
- Save on indoor mini golf with these current discounts! Available locations in Chesapeake, Norfolk, and Virginia Beach
- Balloon drops, countdowns to noon and more, find a local way to celebrate the New Year with the little ones!
- Local discounts for Paintball including a day of FREE play on Dec 26th!
Current discount for admission to DEFY Trampoline Park in Chesapeake! (Chesapeake)
Virginia Air & Space Center (Hampton)
- Save 50% on Adult admission with this current offer from VBHotDeals!
Winter Whimsy at the Hampton Carousel (Hampton)
- Make new holiday memories while enjoying festively adorned horses and the historic Hampton Carousel decked out for the season, along with special carousel organ-type Christmas music, and free candy canes! Winter Whimsy operating hours: 10 am-5 pm, Tuesday-Sunday, through December 29. Closed Monday, and Christmas.
Special Winter Break Events at the Virginia Living Museum (Newport News)
- The Virginia Living Museum is hosting Science Shows, with lots of audience participation, family-friendly humor and safe and fun science experiments - December 26, 27 & 28, 2019!
- Beginning in November 2018 and for ALL TIME you can enjoy $1 admission to The Mariner's Museum! Check out their current exhibit "Toys Ahoy!"
Current Discounts for Rebounderz of Newport News (Newport News)
- $12 for a 60 Minute All Inclusive Pass for One (Valid Monday-Friday)
- $23 for a 60 Minute All Inclusive Pass for Two (Valid Monday-Friday)
- $15 for a 90 Minute All Inclusive Pass for One (Valid Any Day)
- $28 for a 90 Minute All Inclusive Pass for Two (Valid Any Day)
Dickens After-Christmas Towne Events (Norfolk)
- The holiday fun continues the week after Christmas with Princesses & Pirates, a Pajama Dance Party, Dog-Day, and a New Year's Eve event!
- Admission is always free and there are activities scheduled during winter break! Don't miss the fun designed especially for kids in Wonder Studio!
Norfolk Botanical Garden Fun Run 2020 (Norfolk)
- Head to the Norfolk Botanical Garden to kick off 2020 with the Garden 2.020 Fun Run!
- Don your most festive pair of socks and enjoy a new holiday experience. Indoor sock skating comes to the museum for skating and sliding fun for visitors of all ages. Through 12/31.
- Save when you purchase a Season Pass to Hunt Club's Petting Farm
Last Days of Busch Gardens Christmas Town (Williamsburg)
- Christmas Town is open through January 5, 2020. The world’s most beautiful theme park is one of the largest Christmas light displays in North America. Festive food and drink, holiday shopping and heart-warming shows make the spirit of the season come alive.