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  1. Our Daily Gnome Creative Art Center (Holiday Gift Guide Feature)

    Kids have big feelings that aren’t always easy to express. Just like ART they are MESSY. At Our Daily Gnome Creative Arts Center, they help navigate those big feelings through fun art lessons, workshops and support groups. 

    November 30, 2023
  2. Acting and Theater Programs for Kids & Teens in Hampton Roads

    Find Acting and Theater Programs and Classes for Kids in Hampton Roads!

    October 26, 2023
  3. Planetarium Programs, Stargazing & The Eclipse!

    There are some great local resources for stargazing and learning more about astronomy through local planetarium programs in Hampton Roads.

    October 12, 2023
  4. Forrest Hooper Memorial Fundraiser (Chesapeake)

     The Chesapeake and surrounding communities are stepping up in a big way to make sure that whoever was responsible for the hit-and-run incident that took Forrest Hooper’s life is held accountable, and also to honor the life of the little […]

    October 5, 2023
  5. Forrest Hooper Memorial Fundraiser

    As parents, our hearts are broken for the Hooper family. Please see the information in this post on the planned memorial fundraiser planned for this weekend in Chesapeake.

    October 5, 2023
  6. Storytimes In Hampton Roads

    Back to school means back to storytime for many younger kids in Hampton Roads. Here is our BIG LIST of upcoming Storytimes!

    September 23, 2023
  7. Peaches! Family Peach Picking in Hampton Roads

    Locations to pick your own Peaches in Hampton Roads, Virginia.

    August 10, 2023
  8. End of Season Update: 2023 U-Pick Strawberries in Hampton Roads

    Strawberry season is here! Check out Our BIG LIST of Where to Pick Your Own Strawberries in Hampton Roads, VA!

    June 27, 2023
  9. The Princess Ball 2023 – A Father Daughter Dance

    Tickets are now on sale for The 2023 Princess Ball – A Father-Daughter Dance at the Chesapeake Convention Center.

    January 9, 2023
  10. 2022 Events on Halloween Day/Night in Hampton Roads

    Where to find Halloween Fun with the kids in Hampton Roads, Virginia – on Halloween!

    October 31, 2022
  11. Virginia Symphony Under The Stars (Free Events!)

    The Virginia Symphony is celebrating the end of summer with FREE outdoor performances, don’t forget your chairs/blankets!

    September 2, 2022
  12. Back To School Immunization Clinics – Chesapeake

    Come out to this Family Fun Day with prizes and fun!

    August 16, 2021
  13. Save at Grand Slam 2 in Chesapeake!

    An offer from Groupon right now for Grand Slam 2 in Chesapeake!

    January 22, 2021
  14. The 2020 Hampton Roads Rubber Duck Race – Postponed

    Come out and cheer on thousands of participating rubber ducks as they race down the Intracoastal Waterway at Great Bridge in support of Children’s Health Investment Program (CHIP).

    April 8, 2020
  15. Chesapeake! Where to Find Santa in Chesapeake, VA

    All the places you will find and can visit with Santa in Chesapeake, VA!

    November 13, 2019
  16. 2019 Khedive Shriners Annual Rodeo

    Have you ever been to a Rodeo? Each June the Khedive Shrivers hold their Annual Rodeo and it is a great family event! The best part? Proceeds go to benefit local Shriners activities.

    May 29, 2019
  17. 5th Annual Ram Jam

    Does your Active Child love TRUCKS??? This weekend in Chesapeake – Monster Truck Rides, Crushing Cars, Live Music, Cotton Candy, Food Truck, and a Dunk Tank!

    June 23, 2017
  18. Head Start and Chesapeake Public Schools Preschool Initiative (Now Enrolling)

    Head Start and Chesapeake Public Schools Preschool Initiative (formerly Early Adventures) is now enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year.

    February 22, 2016
  19. FREE Cheerleading Conditioning!

    FREE Cheerleading in Chesapeake Virginia!

    July 7, 2015
  20. Celebrate Arbor Day at Chesapeake Arboretum

    A great celebration is planned for Arbor Day in Chesapeake!

    March 27, 2015
  21. Outdoor Movie at Edinburgh Commons

    Another location to watch The LEGO Movie under the stars this Friday Night! The LEGO Movie will be playing at Edinburgh Commons in Chesapeake at 8:30pm Friday night, July 18, 2014. Click HERE for more…

    July 15, 2014
  22. Spotlight on: Animals & Nature

    Today’s Spotlight is on Animals & Nature in Hampton Roads! Please take a moment to check out our list, as always Suggestions & Reviews are welcome. There is NO COST to being listed with MyActiveChild.com,…

    June 25, 2012
  23. Spotlight on: Art Classes

    Today’s Spotlight is on Art Classes in Hampton Roads! Please take a moment to check out our list, as always Suggestions & Reviews are welcome. There is NO COST to being listed with MyActiveChild.com, we…

    June 13, 2012