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30 Things To Do With Kids in Virginia

The Old Dominion is a big place, and features plenty of kid-friendly activities of northern and western Virginia, plus the Virginia Beach area and the many attractions of metro Richmond.

Here are 30 items to help narrow down your itinerary:


1. Check out kid’s bike nights at Rolling Thunder Raceway in Ararat southeast of Hillsville.

2. Take the kids on a shopping spree at the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City in Arlington.

3. Check for family-friendly performances at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow near Manassas.

4. Head to Cape Charles Beach for Birdie's Bayside Mini-Golf.

5. Try fishing, swimming, and crabbing at Kiptopeke State Park also on Cape Charles.

6. Take your future pilot to the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly near Sterling.

7. Don’t miss the annual Chincoteague Pony Swim on Chincoteague Island.

8. Find the outdoor adventure of a lifetime in the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge also on Chincoteague Island.

Chincoteague Island, VA

Chincoteague Island Ponies

9. Check out KidZville at Kings Dominion in Doswell.

10. Stop by the Young McDonald's Farm at the State Fair of Virginia.

11. Enjoy a family hike at Claytor State Park in Dublin near Roanoke.

12. See the Fairfax Museum & Visitor Center – a former schoolhouse – in historic Fairfax.

13. Get a family picture in front of Cape Henry Lighthouse in Fort Story.

14. Pack a family picnic for the Sandy Bottom Nature Park in Hampton.

15. Hit the many kid-friendly stores at the Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets in Leesburg.

16. Take the family underground for a tour of Luray Caverns in Luray.

17. Stick around Luray and make some furry friends at Luray Zoo.

18. See scenic waterfalls along a family hike at the 80,000-acre Shenandoah National Park.

19. Rent some kayaks at Great Falls National Park in McLean.

20. Hit the water slides at SplashDown Park in Manassas.

Luray Caverns, VA

Luray Caverns

21. Check out the Discovery Center at Westmoreland State Park in Montross near Fredericksburg.

22. Build some sandcastles on Ocean View Beach in Norfolk.

23. Hit the ice-skating rink at the Reston Town Center near the Washington Dulles International Airport.

24. Don’t miss the Children's Farm at Maymont Park in Richmond.

25. Sign up for surf lessons at Sandbridge Beach in Virginia Beach.

26. Hit some legendary roller coasters over at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

27. Spend at entire day at Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg.

28. Check out the R. Lee Taylor Miniatures Gallery in the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester.

29. Catch a movie at the Potomac Mills Outlet Mall in Woodbridge.

30. Board the Susan Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery ships at the Historic Jamestowne Settlement in Yorktown.

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Best Western Hotels Along the Way:

1

Best Western Pentagon Hotel - Reagan Airport

2480 S Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22206-2576
Phone: +1 703-979-4400  |  Fax: (703) 685-0051  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

2

Best Western Chincoteague Island

7105 Maddox Boulevard, Chincoteague Island VA 23336-2104
Phone: +1 757-336-6557  |  Fax: (757) 336-6558  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

3

Best Western Fairfax

3535 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax VA 22030-2703
Phone: +1 703-591-5500  |  Fax: (703) 591-7483  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

4

Best Western Fredericksburg

2205 Plank Road, Fredericksburg VA 22401-5226
Phone: +1 540-371-5050  |  Fax: (540) 373-3496  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

5

Best Western Leesburg Hotel & Conference Center

726 E Market Street, Leesburg VA 20176-4401
Phone: +1 703-777-9400  |  Fax: (703) 777-5537  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

6

Best Western Intown of Luray

410 W Main Street, Luray VA 22835-1025
Phone: +1 540-743-6511  |  Fax: (540) 743-2917  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

7

Best Western Manassas

8640 Mathis Avenue, Manassas VA 20110-5269
Phone: +1 703-368-7070  |  Fax: (703) 368-7292  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

8

Best Western Battlefield Inn

10820 Balls Ford Road, Manassas VA 20109-2401
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9

Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

1330 E Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk VA 23503-2208
Phone: +1 757-583-2621  |  Fax: (757) 587-7540  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

10

Best Western Plus Governor's Inn

9826 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond VA 23235-4812
Phone: +1 804-323-0007  |  Fax: (804) 272-0759  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

11

Best Western Plus Inn at Valley View

5050 Valley View Boulevard NW, Roanoke VA 24012-2038
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12

Best Western Dulles Airport Inn

45440 Holiday Drive, Sterling VA 20166-9411
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13

Best Western Center Inn

5718 Northampton Boulevard, Virginia Beach VA 23455-3704
Phone: +1 757-363-2500  |  Fax: (757) 460-3770  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

14

Best Western Plus Virginia Beach

2809 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach VA 23451-3029
Phone: +1 757-428-5370  |  Fax: (757) 422-5902  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

15

Best Western Plus Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel

1307 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach VA 23451-3416
Phone: +1 757-428-2828  |  Fax: (757) 422-3184  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

16

Best Western Plus Historic Area Inn

201 Bypass Road, Williamsburg VA 23185-2920
Phone: +1 757-220-0880  |  Fax: (757) 941-2060  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

17

Best Western Lee-Jackson Inn & Conference Center

711 Millwood Avenue, Winchester VA 22601-5168
Phone: +1 540-662-4154  |  Fax: (540) 662-2618  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

18

Best Western Potomac Mills

14619 Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge VA 22192-6809
Phone: +1 703-494-4433  |  Fax: (703) 385-2627  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

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