PORTSMOUTH, VA – The living statues do not make too many appearances each year, but on Saturday, August 1, they will reappear at the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum for All-Star Family Night at the Museum from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. A fun mixture of activities will take place, including a Basketball Shot Clock Challenge, Family Olympics, a Craft as well as a staff presentation on gravity and the laws of motion in sports. Admission for the event is just $7, while military and seniors receive $1 off and museum members are $5. All activities are included with admission.
About the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum:
Since 1972, the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum has been proud to honor Virginia’s contributions to the world of sports. The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum is the Commonwealth’s official hall of fame, and one of only 16 throughout the nation. Their mission is to honor athletic excellence and serve as a nonprofit educational resource centered on health, math, science and character development programs, while inspiring visitors through sports history and interactive entertainment. For more information, go to www.vshfm.com.
The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum is located at 206 High Street in Portsmouth. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Saturday and Sunday from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. The museum is closed Mondays after Labor Day until Memorial Day and on select winter holidays. Admission is $7 per person; $6 military; $6 seniors 65 and older and free for ages 2 and under. Parking is located behind the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum in the Middle Street Parking Garage. FREE parking is available on weekends and after 6 p.m. on weekdays.