8th Annual Turkey Pardoning
November 22, 2107
Activities begin at 10:00 am
Ceremony (dress for weather) is 11:00 am
Virginia Living Museum ushers in the holidays with the annual turkey pardoning on Nov. 22. The Virginia Living Museum will celebrate the long and healthy life of its wild turkeys during the annual ceremony at 11 a.m. The pardoning will be conducted by a Newport News city official. Enjoy indoor exhibits about wild turkeys and indoor activities that begin at 10 a.m. Attend the ceremony beginning indoors and then out on the outdoor trail beside the Turkey/Deer Habitat. (dress for the weather)
Also, bring a non-perishable food item to “FILL THE CANOE” in the museum lobby. All individual who bring a can will receive a coupon for a bottomless fountain drink or coffee from Wild Side Cafe
Cost: VLM members free, non-members Museum admission $17 adults, $13 children ages 3-12.
The museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The museum is closed Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24.
Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601