Juneteenth Mime: The Faces of Freedom

The Mariners Museum & Park 100 Museum Dr., Newport News, VA

Watch silent movement performers enliven the room through dance and music to tell stories of emancipation. » Register for Faces of Freedom

Juneteenth Youth Field and Games

Riverview Farm Park 105 City Farm Rd, Newport News, VA

Youth ages 6-17 can participate in outdoor sporting games while bringing awareness of the four pillars of commemoration (liberty, free, equality, and justice) with a…

Juneteenth Historical Pageant

Virtual

Look through the lens of individuals throughout historical periods as they share their views on how the Emancipation Proclamation changed their lives.

Independence Day Free Admission Day

Virginia War Museum 9285 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA

Celebrate America's independence at the Virginia War Museum by learning about the men and women who have defended our freedom for more than two hundred…

Honor US Signal Corps Telephone Operator Marie Moss

Greenlawn Memorial Park 2700 Parish Avenue, Newport News, VA

Join us as we honor World War I Army Signal Corps Telephone Operator Marie Garrow Moss. Moss, a Newport News native, was one of the…

Kitties, Kidz, and Kabooses

Lee Hall Depot 9 Elmhurst Street, Newport News, VA

In celebration of #NationalKittenDay, Chessie the C&O Railway Cat invites you to a Cat-o-Rama, featuring furry, feline fun! Cuddly kittens will be on hand from…

$6 – $8

Southeast Summer Concert

King-Lincoln Park 600 Jefferson Ave, VA

Live musical entertainment, food trucks, inflatable obstacle course, face painting and sand art. Entertainment: Bill Mercury & United Souls. Free Admission. Free Parking.

Celebrate Summer Family Movie Night

401 Oriana Rd 401 Oriana Rd, Newport News, VA

Family Movie Night presents Clifford, the Big Red Dog. Join in the fun with dog-themed crafts, giveaways and inflatables. Bring your blankets and chairs and…

Play Ball!

South Morrison Learning Center 746 Adams Dr, Newport News, VA

Join Mayor Price at the 7th Annual Play Ball! event for baseball and other sporting games. Entertainment includes a photo booth, pitch, hit and run…

Southeast Summer Concert

King-Lincoln Park 600 Jefferson Ave, VA

Live musical entertainment, food trucks, inflatable obstacle course, spin art and a photo booth. Entertainment: Slapnation. Free Admission. Free Parking

Pawpaw Festival

Historic Endview 362 Yorktown Road, Newport News, VA

We’ve waited all summer for ripe pawpaws, so come out to celebrate and enjoy a sample of America’s largest native fruit. Members of the Virginia…

Free

End Of Summer Family Movie Night

City Center at Oyster Point 701 Town Center Dr, Newport News, VA

Family Movie Night returns to City Center at Oyster Point with our August feature, The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.  Moviegoers are welcome to bring…

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