Rainy Day Activities

Like most other places on earth, we can get the occasional downpour but don't let that affect your vacation. Below is a list of a few ways to spend your time while the rain clouds pass.

Lynnhaven Mall

One of the largest malls on the East Coast, Featuring three department stores, over 180 specialty stores, services, eateries and movie theaters.
701 Lynnhaven Parkway
(757) 340-9340

Laser Quest

Laser Quest combines the classic games of tag and hide & seek with a high-tech twist. Donning the most sophisticated laser tag equipment available, the game is played in a large, multi-level arena featuring specialty lighting, swirling fog and heart-pounding music.

Young Chefs Academy®

Children learn the importance and value of cooking in a safe setting that encourages creativity and discovery. Sessions familiarize children ages three and older with diverse foods, while they create and taste scrumptious recipes.
1554 Laskin Rd.
(757) 422-4337

Virginia Beach Rock Gym

The virginia Beach Rock Gym is a state–of–the–art climbing facility featuring a climbing tower, boulders, and a pro shop. Come climb the 32–foot Main Wall, a rugged textured surface with realistic edges, corners, and bulges. The weekly Youth climbing Club is fun for kids, while Rock Gym birthday parties entertain climbers of all ages.
5049 Southern Blvd.
(757) 499-8347


The Virginia Beach Public Library System consists of a Central Library and eight area libraries.

Movie Theaters

Various throughout the city including Cinema Cafes.

Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center

There's always something new happening at the Virginia Aquarium. Changing exhibits, Giant Screen 3D movies and special events enhance your Aquarium experience. See what's happening now, and what's coming soon to the Aquarium!
717 General Booth Blvd.
(757) 385-FISH

Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art

Make your vacation a creative one! Explore drawing, painting, ceramics, photography or crafts while you stay with us. The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art offers instructional art classes for any one with an interest from ages 2 – adult. Located directly across from the Visitor Information Center, near I-264, this art center is not to be missed.
2200 Parks Avenue
(757) 425-0000

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