Saturday, May 6th, Newport News Parks and Recreation is excited to host the 28th Annual Children’s Festival of Friends. This always-popular festival will feature your children’s favorite book characters as well as animals from the Virginia Living Museum, Gum Tree Farm, and ZooPro.
There will be over 100 hands-on activities including crafts, pony rides, trackless train, tiki rock wall, moon bounce, obstacle course, and tennis. There will also be educational exhibits such as science experiments, gardening, and sheep-shearing.
This event takes place in Newport News Park from 10am-5pm. Festival admission and all activities are free. There is a $5 parking fee. Food vendors will be onsite.
For more info, visit the Facebook Event Page.