The Mariners' ARRRtober Festival

August 21, 2018 - 01:00 pmAugust 21, 2018 - 05:00 pmOctober 14, 2018, 1pm - 5pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • Free for children under 3: $2

The Mariners' ARRRtober Festival is a family-friendly event that features pirate-themed activities all day long! Held in The Mariners' Museum Park, the festival will begin with The Noland Trail Marathon and Relay (7:00 am - 1:00 pm), produced by Flat-Out Events.

Racers can run the 26.2 miles around scenic Lake Maury solo or on a relay team. The festival fun will begin at 1:00 pm with live music, craft beer tastings, food trucks, pirate storytelling, Scallywag School, pumpkin painting, hayrides, and more! If you are interested in registering for the race visit: