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  1. Trees for Troops 2022

    Military Families – here is the updated information for the local Trees for Troops event in Hampton Roads!

    November 21, 2022
  2. Military Families – Operation Sergeant Santa!

    Military families! Don’t miss the Operation Sergeant Santa event, held at Joint Base Langley Eustis in Newport News, Virginia!

    November 15, 2022
  3. Veterans Day Admission Specials/Discounts & Events

    There are lots of special events and discounts for popular family activities in honor of Veterans Day!

    November 11, 2022
  4. Military Families- FREE Admission to Colonial Williamsburg (Select Dates)

    Colonial Williamsburg is offering an admission special for Military Service Members and their families.

    November 8, 2022
  5. NAS Oceana Air Show 2022 – Back To The Beach

    The NAS Oceana Air Show is back!!! Don’t miss the jet noise, performances and the fantastic displays this year.

    September 15, 2022
  6. Military Family Appreciation Weekend at Virginia Living Museum

    Our partners at the Virginia Living Museum have a great promotion for Military Families this weekend in honor of Military Child Month! This weekend, May 14-15, 2022 the museum will offer half-price admission for children and adults.

    May 12, 2022
  7. Military Families – Father/Daughter Ball 2022 (Waitlist Only)

    Save the date and set your phone alerts! By royal proclamation, Military families are cordially invited to the Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads Father-Daughter Military Ball! 

    May 2, 2022
  8. Month of the Military Child – 2022

    Military families, don’t miss these opportunities to get out and celebrate your military child!

    April 22, 2022
  9. 2022 Independent Wellness Summit: FLOURISH (Free Event)

    With all of the things we military and first responder spouses have on our plates it can be hard to keep perspective, and to remember to include our own wellness on our list of priorities. Don’t miss the 7th Annual Independent Wellness Summit, designed to help you FLOURISH!

    March 6, 2022
  10. Military – Admission Special (January 2022) at the Virginia Aquarium

    A special discount for Military Families in January 2022 at The Virginia Aquarium!

    December 21, 2021
  11. Military Families – Drive-In Movie: Dolittle

    Military families, MWR is putting on a socially distant Drive-In Movie event the whole family can enjoy!

    May 13, 2020
  12. Military: Parent to Parent Webinar Series

    Upcoming FREE webinars for military families on Helping Military Kids Cope with the COVID-19 Pandemic and Helping Military Teens Navigate Change.

    May 11, 2020
  13. Military/DOD Families – Spring Into Reading

    Military/DOD families are invited to participate in a Spring Reading program! The perfect (extra) incentive to read a little extra during this time at home.

    May 7, 2020
  14. Military Families- Exceptional Family Member Resource Fair

    If your military family is enrolled in Exceptional Family Member Program (or would like to find out more), this event may be a great resource!

    February 20, 2020
  15. Military Families – Character Breakfast at Dam Neck (On Sale Feb 17)

    These events are always such a huge hit! Military Families, make sure to check out the Character Breakfast scheduled on Dam Neck!

    January 27, 2020
  16. Free Tickets To VA Aquarium for Military (Limited Time Offer)

    Military Families (Active Duty, Reserve/National Guard, and dependents) have an opportunity for FREE Tickets to the Virginia Aquarium through the USO this Friday!

    January 22, 2020
  17. Military Teens: Civics Unplugged Leadership Program

    A fun opportunity for military kids who are in high school! Blue Star Families has teamed up with Civics Unplugged!

    October 17, 2019
  18. Military Families: Smart Start Athletics (Ages 3-5)

    A Free program for Military families with little ones ages 3-5, offered by NAS Oceana Youth Center! The Smart Start Football session opens for registration on June 17, 2019!

    May 17, 2019
  19. Military Appreciation Day at the Children’s Museum of VA

    Military families, don’t miss a chance for reduced admission and special programming on Military Appreciation Day at the Children’s Museum of Virginia!

    October 11, 2018
  20. Military Families- FREE NAS Oceana Family Fest

    Military Families, come out for FREE Fun at the NAS Oceana Back to School Family Fest!

    July 22, 2018