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Outdoor Enthusiast Event

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Newport News Parks & Recreation as we celebrate the great outdoors! Kicking off at 10:00 a.m. the Outdoor Enthusiast Event will feature a rock-climbing wall, live gator shows, axe throwing, boating activities, horseshoes, hiking, disc golf, camping exhibits, ninja warrior course and a traveling lumberjack show. The event will also include the best-selling author and internationally recognized survivalist, Cody Lundin who will be on site to provide insight into wilderness survival skills and primitive living. Win free Spartan and Tough Mudder tickets at our fitness contest station, get peppy with Parkour and have fun playing the World Chase Tag game. There’s something for everyone! Food and beverage vendors will be on site selling a variety of fantastic foods, tasty treats and bountiful beverages. Free outdoor-inspired give-a-way items will be available at the Parks & Recreation Information tent (while supplies last). Admission to the event is free with a $5 parking fee. Satellite parking will also be available at Greenwood Elementary and Woodside High with free shuttle service.


Outdoor Enthusiast Event – Stage Activity Schedule

LIVE GATOR SHOW: 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m.

YOGA: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.

ZUMBA/MIX-FIT: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.

CODY LUNDIN: 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4 p.m.

LUMBERJACK SHOW: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

CHAIR ACTIVITIES: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.


April 22
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Newport News Park
13560 Jefferson Ave
Newport News, VA 23603 United States
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