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Toddler Time Fun in Hampton Roads

Infant and Toddler Activities in Hampton Roads Virginia

Toddlers love to MOVE, but they can also get accidentally knocked around by bigger kids when they try to join in the fun at many local play areas. Here are some options for specially scheduled Toddler Time at many Hampton Roads play locations. Did we miss a program with scheduled time just for Toddlers? Submit Additions to this List HERE!

This list doesn’t even begin to touch on all of the different options designed just for Toddlers in Hampton Roads. You can find lots of great ideas for Infant & Toddler Classes and Programming on our BIG LIST of Infant & Toddler Programs in Hampton Roads!

Plus, ALL of the local libraries in Hampton Roads offer Toddler Specific Storytimes and Programs. Find your local Hampton Roads Library HERE!

Please make sure to check links for updates and additional information! Enjoy!

Toddler Only (or Toddler-Friendly) Programs in Hampton Roads 

CHESAPEAKE

Infant Playgroup at The Juniper House (Chesapeake)
Address: The Juniper House, 840 Juniper Cres Suite 110, Chesapeake, VA 23320
When: Check for current schedule
Cost: Free
Description: All little ones ages 0-18 months are welcome.

Toddler Tuesdays at We Rock the Spectrum (Chesapeake)
Address: We Rock the Spectrum, 211 Providence Road Suite 3, Chesapeake, VA 23320
When: Tuesdays from 10am-12pm
Cost: $12
Description: Two hours of open gym fun and socialization time for toddlers 4 years old and younger. Parents must accompany their tots into the gym. Reservations required.

HAMPTON

FLIP Studio at Gymnastics Inc (Hampton)
Address: Gymnastics Inc, 390 Salters Creek Road, Hampton, VA 23666
When: 2-day (Tu/Th) & 3-day (M-W-F) a week sessions available from 8:45am-12pm.
Description: A day which is balanced and unhurried. Students will have time to explore  their own interests and develop their own talents. We will work with our hands and move our bodies. We will practice critical thinking skills and learn to quiet our minds. All in the world of play! We have weekly themed lesson plans!

Little Leapers at Sky Zone (Hampton)
Address: Sky Zone, 2055 Executive Dr, Hampton, VA 23666
When: Monday thru Friday from 10am-12pm & Saturdays at 9-10am (Holiday hours may be different!)
Cost: $9.99/60 minutes (ages 5 and under)
Description: Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. You’ll love watching your child bounce, climb, and explore in a safe environment while interacting with similar age children and learning about sharing, teamwork, and other important social skills. Bond, make memories, and watch your Little Leaper thrive.

Toddler Tuesday: Balance Bike Racing with Hampton BMX (Hampton)
Address: Gosnold Hope Park, 901 E. Little Back River Road, Hampton, VA 23669
When: Tuesdays beginning April 4, 2023 at 5:30pm
Description: For ages 1-5. Riders MUST wear a helmet! No bike? No helmet? No problem! Come borrow ours!

NORFOLK

WOW Wednesdays / Tunes for Tots / Tales for Tots at Norfolk Botanical Garden (Norfolk)
Address: 6700 Azalea Garden Road, Norfolk, VA 23518-5337
When: Tunes For Tots – 10am on Wednesdays in March. Tales For Tots – 10am on Wednesdays in April
Cost: NBG members may use their membership for entry into the Garden. Not-yet-members are required to purchase Garden admission. Pre-registration is not required; however, space is limited to the first 20 children.
Description: Join us in the Garden for free programs! All programs are included with Garden admission and recommended for ages 3+ with chaperone participation. Tunes For Tots – Shake, rattle, and roll with us in the Children’s Garden as you play instruments and learn about sound and rhythm. Tales For Tots – Complete a themed story, craft, and walking tour through areas of the Garden.

Little Sprout Explorers at Norfolk Botanical Garden (Norfolk)
Address: 6700 Azalea Garden Road, Norfolk, VA 23518-5337
When: Mondays from 10-11am
Cost: Price for NBG Members: $10/child (adult members may attend for free with a registered child). Price for Not-yet Members: $18/Child and $16/Adult (tickets for class must be purchased for both children and adults and includes daytime admission to NBG).

Tickle My Ears at The Chrysler Museum (Norfolk)
Address: The Chrysler Museum, One Memorial Place, Norfolk, VA
When: First Thursday of each month at 10:30am
Cost: Free
Description: Tickle My Ears is a literacy and art program for our littlest visitors. Designed to delight and inspired children ages 2-5, each session focuses on a different story, theme, and activity. Meet us in Huber Court to start our 30-40 minute art adventure!

Toddler Time at Nauticus (Norfolk)
Address: Nauticus, One Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA 23510
When: Last Tuesday of each month at 9:30am
Cost: Included in museum admission. Children ages 3 and under are free
Description: Offered on the last Tuesday of every month, Toddler Time offers parents, with children ages 2-3 years old, fun and educational content that will engage your youngsters’ mind.

Bouldering Babies at Latitude Climbing & Fitness (Norfolk)
Address: Latitude Climbing & Fitness, 1830 Lindsay Ave, Norfolk, VA 23504
When: Tuesdays from 9-10am
Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members, rentals included!
Description: Bouldering Babies is a bi-weekly chance to get your tots age 0-4 on the wall for a discounted rate. *Please note this is not a child-care event, parents must chaperone their child while they climb.*

VIRGINIA BEACH

*Currently Virtual* Toddler Tuesdays at Virginia Aquarium (Virginia Beach)
Address: Virginia Aquarium, 717 General Booth Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23451
When: Tuesdays at 11am.
Cost: Each of these events does require a separate registration for access but you can easily register online.
Description: Each week Miss Jenny highlights a different letter and animal and offers a special theme-related storytime!

Discovery Garden at Virginia Aquarium (Virginia Beach)
Address: Virginia Aquarium, 717 General Booth Blvd., Virginia Beach VA 23451
When: Wednesdays from 9am-12pm
Cost: Included with your Admission & FREE for Members!
Description: ​Meet us on the Coastal Garden Deck for playtime fun focusing on nature and art activities geared towards early learners.

*Currently Virtual* Toddler Trek at Virginia Aquarium (Virginia Beach)
Address: Virginia Aquarium, 717 General Booth Blvd., Virginia Beach VA 23451
When: Thursdays at 11am.
Cost: Each of these events does require a separate registration for access but you can easily register online.
Description: ​Join Miss Jenny online each week for a virtually guided nature walk filled with counting, shapes, songs, and themed activities.

Toddler Time at Get Air Trampoline Park (Virginia Beach)
Address: Get Air Trampoline Park at Lynnhaven Mall, 701 Lynnhaven Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA, 23452
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10am-12pm. Sundays 8-10am
Cost: $10.99 per child. One parent jumps free. For any child under 46″.
Description: We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46″). Little Air jumpers and their parents are the only ones allowed during this time. Come network with other parents and plan a playdate!

Little Splashers Hours (Virginia Beach)
Address: 311 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach VA 23451
When: Every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday from 10am-12pm
Cost: $12 per child. Book online or just walk in!
Description: Let the little ones play! A time for kids ages 5 and under can run around and throw paint! The studios will not be separated for this activity, the room will be open. What’s included: square 6×6 canvas panel, paints and tools. Paints are unlimited and will be given in little cups. We use craft acrylic paint, which is non toxic and has no fumes. It is washable but could still stain your child’s clothes or shoes.

Toddler Time at Polkadot Play (Virginia Beach)
Address: Polkadot Play, 1270 Diamond Springs, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
When: Tuesdays at 9am
Cost: $15. $10 for each additional child.
Description: Parents and caregivers get to join in the fun with Toddler Time! Enjoy time with your little one as we sing, dance, and imagine our way into learning new things. The class will consist of 45 minutes of class time and 1 hour and 15 minutes of free play in our gym for some toddler-only fun.

Toddler Tuesday at Sage Kitchen (Virginia Beach)
Address: Sage Kitchen at Anderson’s, 1925 Fisher Arch , Virginia Beach, VA 23456
When: Tuesdays at 10:30am
Cost: $10
Description: Rain or shine we will have story and crafts in our beautiful greenhouse. You and your little one can enjoy the play area and lunch after we finish up. Best part is….they will sleep great for nap time.

Bouldering Babies at Latitude Climbing & Fitness (Virginia Beach)
Address: Latitude Climbing & Fitness, 4554 Virginia Beach Blvd Suite 970, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
When: Fridays from 9-10am
Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members, rentals included!
Description: Bouldering Babies is a bi-weekly chance to get your tots age 0-4 on the wall for a discounted rate. *Please note this is not a child-care event, parents must chaperone their child while they climb.*

MULTIPLE HAMPTON ROADS LOCATIONS

Barnes & Noble Storytimes (Hampton Roads Locations)
Address: Find your local store here. Not all stores have resumed in-person storytimes.
When: Wednesdays, Thursdays and/or Saturdays at 10am
Cost: Free
Description: Weekly storytime.

You can find lots of great ideas for Infant & Toddler Classes and Programming on our BIG LIST of Infant & Toddler Programs in Hampton Roads!

Plus, ALL of the local libraries in Hampton Roads offer Toddler Specific Storytimes and Programs. Find your local Hampton Roads Library HERE!