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Family Events in Hampton Roads (Jul 30th – Aug 3rd))

Backyard Butterflies
Wed. 7/31
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center presents “Backyard Butterflies” an immensive butterfly experience in its Upland River Room.

Fountain Field Days Weekly Series
Wed. 7/31 : 11a.m.-3p.m.
TowneBank Fountain Park
Wednesday, Fountain Field Days are great for children and families to come and enjoy some fun in the sun! Fountain Field Days offer FREE family programming, to include: an interactive fountain, children’s activities, exercise programs, lawn games, theatre, dance and more!

Summer Fun Thursdays!
MacArthur Mall
Each Thursday at 1:00 p.m., join us in Center Court for free family friendly entertainment. August 1: School of Rock – kicking it off with an energetic musical performance

AT&T Fresh Catch Fridays
Fri. 8/2 : 5-9p.m.
TowneBank Fountain Park
Norfolk’s largest outdoor waterfront party, enhances the evening with bushels of fun! A crab pickin’, finger-licking, beer drinking great time! We will be serving up locally caught Chesapeake Bay Blue Crabs and a variety of Virginia Seafood caught fresh from the mouth of the Elizabeth River. Wash it all down with a frosty beverage from Omar’s Café.

Family Fun Fest and Tax Free Back to School Shopping at Chesapeake Square
Sat. 8/3 : 10a.m.-8p.m.
Chesapeake Square
Join Chesapeake Square mall for the 11th Annual Family Fun Fest August 3, 2013 from 10am to 8pm.
Family Fun Fest at Chesapeake Square is centered around Virginia’s Tax Free Back-to-School Shopping Weekend.
This is a mall wide community event that is a huge attraction to families of all ages. Family Fun Fest will
host a variety of activities for children of all ages. The mall will be filled with bounce houses, inflatables,
face paintings, vendors, entertainment and much more.
Interested in becoming a vendor? Email Amber Caudell at

World Breastfeeding Week Celebration and BIG Latch On 2013
Sat. 8/3 : 10a.m. ; Sat. 8/3 : 1p.m.
Portsmouth City Park
Join us for FREE Family Fun with music, games, food, swag bags, and prizes! All nursing moms are invited to participate in the Global Big Latch On to break the world record for most moms breastfeeding simultaneously. We also feature many local businesses and resources in Hampton Roads parenting community.
Rain or Shine

Kids Club Carnival Party
Sat. 8/3 : 11a.m.-1p.m.
Location: Pembroke Mall
Pembroke Mall is hosting Kids Club Carnival Party! Enjoy free crafts provided by Pembroke Mall! This is open to the public and will be held in the Target Wing on August 3, 2013 from 11:00am – 1:00pm. Adult supervision is required. *While supplies last.


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