Waynesboro,VA is the greatest playground a kid (and their adult) could ask for! Fresh mountain air, family-friendly venues, and engaging hands-on fun, provide endless outlets for curiosity, creativity, and energy. The kid in your life will love these favorite Waynesboro activities.
Celebrating a birthday? Looking for a unique family outing? Schedule a tour of the renowned Wildlife Center of Virginia! Kids will learn about the inner-workings of a wildlife hospital and have a close-up experience of one of the resident non-releasable owls, hawks, or eagles. A guided nature hike led by a Wildlife Center educator will give children a fresh look into the animals and habitat of the adjoining George Washington National Forest.
These little guys are irresistible! And A Better Way Farm makes it easy to meet, snuggle, and learn “All About Goats.” Check out their schedule of group tours and interactive workshops. You can also schedule a private session that’s tailored to your family’s interests, whether that’s interacting with the goats, learning about their care and behaviors, or making your own cheese. No drop-ins please, the stars of this show only make scheduled appearances!
Marionettes, acrobats, music, dance, puppetry, cast Q&As, and more! The Wayne Theatre’s Arts Education Program captivates kids of all ages with the magic, playfulness, and energy of the performing arts.
Unplugged and hands-on, Shenandoah Valley Arts Center kids’ classes are better than Saturday morning cartoons! These two-hour classes blend art-based lessons with life skills and are taught by artists who know how to engage the minds and energy of young creatives.
Disc Golf, Mini Golf, & Go-Karts
Head to Waynesboro’s Fox Disc Golf Course at Coyner Springs Park for a family outing that blends challenging fun and the great outdoors. The wooded, nine-hole course is par 31. But who’s counting? Check out these handy tips if you go.
For miniature golf lovers, swing by Waynesboro Golf & Games where you’ll find 18 holes of fun and tricky obstacles, water gardens and manicured landscaping, and a friendly staff.
And for the ultimate family activity, you can’t beat the Go-Karts at Fastrax! In addition to regular karts, you can also rent sprint, kiddie, and double karts so that everyone in your family can enjoy the track.
Click here for more ideas to help you entertain, inspire, and tucker out those young minds and bodies. When you’re surrounded by Waynesboro’s good nature, the possibilities are endless!