Saturday, May 19, 2018 is Kids to Parks Day! Kids to Parks Day is an initiative from the National Park Trust to encourage families to get outside and active with the kids!
Make sure to take a moment to Register for Kids to Parks Day - when you sign up to be counted for this year’s Kids to Parks Day you will be registered to win prizes.
Kids to Parks Events in Hampton Roads:
Every state park in Virginia is participating with events for the kids to mark the occasion of Kids to Parks Day, including False Cape State Park, and First Landing State Park. Many other locations are also having great outdoor events this weekend! Find all the local events we know of on the MyActiveChild.com Daily Calendar.
Kids To Parks Day at First Landing: Saturday, May 19, 2019 from 11am-2pm. Join us for a day of awesome kids' activities. Meet Smokey Bear and some of his friends. There will be plenty of fun activities, guided hikes, and opportunities to meet some of First Landing's educational animals. Its a day to bring your whole family to meet some of the wonderful creatures of the park.
National Kids to Parks Day - Archery Adventure at False Cape State Park: Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 9am-1pm. Celebrate National Kids to Park Day by learning archery. False Cape has two new archery ranges for you to learn and test your skills. Learn the basics and sharpen your aim on our introduction to archery course. Then, move on to our 3D range and hike along the trail practicing with full-size animal decoys. Suitable for ages 8 and Up. All equipment is provided and NO experience is necessary. Registration is limited to 15 participants. Reserve your spot today. Reservations are required. Cost $10/ person
National Kids to Parks Day at York River State Park: Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10am-4pm. York River State Park is offering a variety of programs as we celebrate National Kids to Parks Day. Go on a self-guided adventure with a Park Pack, available at the park office. Or join a ranger for a guided program including: Freshwater Fishing Clinic 10 a.m. Tyke Hike 1 p.m. Dabble in Discovery 4 p.m.
No need to attend one of these events to participate in the spirit of Kids to Parks Day....choose your favorite park and head out to play! To take the official "Kids to Parks" pledge (and be entered to win prizes) Click HERE.
Have a great time with your family #outdoors!