Come join us and enjoy A FREE community event for all ages. This harvest-time family-friendly event held at the Chesapeake Arboretum is hosted by the Chesapeake Arboretum Board and Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Discover and explore this 48-acre “Nature’s Classroom” designated as a Virginia Treasure.
Children's crafts, farm animals, and straw bale maze
Tree planting demonstration and tree seedlings giveaway
Guided nature trail and garden tours
Educational information, vendors and concessions
Join us for the Arbor Day ceremony at 11:00 AM as we celebrate the City of Chesapeake's 35th annual Arbor Day event, recognizing Chesapeake’s commitment to trees with a proclamation from the Mayor
This is a Virginia Green certified event. For more information on the Virginia Green program, please click here.