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Best free family activities in Virginia

Molly Cerreta Smith has enjoyed a career in the publishing industry for more than 10 years. As an editor of several regional magazines, she has had the opportunity throughout her career to meet many local celebrities, businesspeople, ent...

Virginia's best free family activities

Summertime fun can add up quickly when you are on a family vacation. Between dining out, hotel stays, and costly activities, you may find yourself sweating your vacation savings. But, before you drain your bank account, check out some of Virginia's best FREE family activities. That's right, put your pocketbook away and relax. This one's on them.


The Play Trail at Boxerwood Nature Center & Woodland Garden

Winter & Woodland Garden

After perusing the sights at the Boxerwood Garden, let the kids run wild at the Garden's Play Trail, which is designed specifically for young children. Kids can experience nature by making mud pies, playing in the stream, crawling through a willow tunnel,  all without costing you a dime!

963 Ross Road, Lexington, VA 24450, Phone: 540-463-2697

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