Night of the Living Museum¿Virginia Living Museum in Newport News offers non-scary Halloween fun 5-8 p.m. for families with kids ages 12 and under. Are you ready for a ¿wild¿ night of scary animals, trail walks, pumpkin carving and an enchanted forest? Come dressed as your favorite character or wild animal. Enjoy live animal shows featuring fierce and not-so-fierce Halloween critters. Discover pumpkin carving secrets from the Pumpkin Lady, Lisa Berberette. Learn the ways of spiders large and small from the Spider Lady. Watch as our mad scientists conduct awesome experiments. Visit tooth fairyland, magical cave and pirate cove. 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. Observe stars in the Halloween night sky (weather permitting). See the spook-tacular laser show ¿Fright Light¿ at 5:45, 6:30 and 7:15 p.m. The Wild Side Café and the Wild Things Museum Store will be open all evening. Admission. Children 2 and under free. Children 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 595-1900, thevlm.org.
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