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Night of the Living Museum~Virginia Living Museum offers non-scary Halloween fun Oct. 17

14 October 2015 by


The Virginia Living Museum is one of my favorite places to visit in Hampton Roads.  Not only does it offer a very educational experience for adults and children, they also have wonderful events throughout the year such as their Night of the Living Museum event.  Below find a press release on this upcoming popular event.  Don't miss out on the FUN!


Press Release:

Are you ready for a “wild” night of scary animals, trail walks, pumpkin carving and myth busters?

Night of the Living Museum returns to the Virginia Living Museum for its 16th year on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 4:30 to 8 p.m.This is a non-scary Halloween event for families with kids ages 12 and under.

Come dressed as your favorite character or wild animal.   

Enjoy live animal shows featuring fierce and not-so-fierce Halloween critters in the amphitheater.

Discover pumpkin carving secrets in the Pumpkin Patch, along with Halloween inflatables. Learn the ways of spiders large and small from the Spider Lady. Conduct awesome myth-busting experiments.

Visit tooth fairyland, magical cave, pirate cove and mysteries from collections. See a Halloween assortment of creepy critters. Take a nighttime hike along the outdoor boardwalk.

Make creepy crafts and play Halloween games. There will be trick-or-treating for kids throughout the event.

See a condensed version of the spook-tacular laser show “Fright Light” at 5, 5:45, 6:30 and 7:15 p.m. This is a frightfully awesome mix of terror-ific tunes! Wild and weird laser images accompany songs from Black Sabbath, Garbage, The Who and many more!  “Fright Light” tickets are $2 for VLM members, $4 for non-members in addition to Night of the Living Museum admission.

The Wild Side Café and the Wild Things Museum Store will be open all evening.

Night of the Living Museum tickets are $9 per person for VLM members, $12 non-members. Children ages 2 and under are free. Children ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Purchase in advance and save $1, full price day of the event.

The museum will close at 3 p.m. on Oct. 17 to prepare for the evening event.

Learn more about THE VLM, what they have to offer, and their Military Discount opportunities on their MilitaryBridge Page.


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