Newport News Children's Festival of Friends

Newport News Children's Festival of Friends Plant a Flower

Saturday, May 5, 2018


Newport News Park

See here for the 2018 Exhibitor Application for non-profit and community groups. 

Newport News Parks, Recreation & Tourism will present the twenty-ninth Newport News Children's Festival of Friends on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Newport News Park. 

The festival features over 100 hands-on activities including make-and-take crafts, rides, fitness activities, educational exhibits, entertainment, costume characters, and displays by City Departments and community organizations that serve children.

There is a $5.00 parking fee per vehicle. Festival admission and all activities (including all rides) are free. Food vendors on site ($). No pets permitted in the festival area. Newport News Park is located at the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Ft. Eustis Boulevard. From I-64E, take Exit 247 and turn left onto Jefferson Avenue. From I-64W, take Exit 250B and follow the signs to Newport News Park. For more information, call 757-926-1400.