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2020 Oyster Roast TO-GO

Newport News, VA (October 20, 2020) – The Virginia Living Museum celebrates the Oyster Roast To-Go, Saturday, November 14. The fundraiser features Oyster Roast classics: soup, chowder, dessert, commemorative event glasses and OYSTERS! In three easy steps the community can participate in this year’s Oyster Roast safely and with a new twist. ORDER now…

New Bobcat has a name

Newport News, Va. (October 3, 2020) – The Virginia Living Museum asked the community to help name a male juvenile bobcat, and the votes are in. From over 250 suggested names, Virginia Living Museum narrowed the voting down to three choices:   Did SARGE win?…

VOTE to name New Bobcat

VOTE to name New Bobcat at Virginia Living Museum Newport News, Va. (September 14, 2020) – The Virginia Living Museum is asking the community to help name their new juvenile bobcat. The Museum began soliciting name suggestions from the public on September 8, 2020 through social…

Fall Native Plant Sale onsite and online Sept. 2020

September 1, 2020 Plant Native with the Virginia Living Musem Onsite and Online sales this September! Newport News, VA (September 1, 2020) – The Virginia Living Museum popular Native Plant Sale offers 134 beautiful and unusual native perennials, vines, shrubs and trees. Celebrating 33 years of native plant sales,…

Virginia Living Museum 8th Annual Oyster Roast a Success

Nearly 8 Billion Gallons of Water Filtered by Annual Event Newport News, VA (November 27, 2019) – Over six hundred guests enjoyed all-you-can-eat local Virginia oysters, fried flounder, hushpuppies, steamed shrimp, assorted desserts, and much more at the Virginia Living Museum’s  8th Annual Oyster Roast on November…

Virginia Living Museum Receives Donation

Deep Creek Landing Marina (Pictured left to right front row)Ella Godfrey, Carter Abbitt and Grayson Godfrey  (back row) Jessica Godfrey, Cole Godfrey(baby), Jason Godfrey, Randy Abbitt, Carol Abbitt, and Travis Abbitt. Annual James River Striped Bass Tournament benefits Conservation and Education The 19th Annual James River…