37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024


Family Day

In order to promote the health and safety of our community members, Family Day will not take place during the 2022 Festival. Below you will find an archive of the Virginia Film Festival's Family Day, an annual, local highlight that features family-friendly screenings, an Interactive Arts Festival, live performances, and arts activities.


Family Day 2019

We are so grateful for our wonderful contributors who made Family Day 2019 a success:

  • Charlottesville Symphony at the University of Virginia
  • WTJU
  • Light House Studio
  • DMR Adventures
  • Charlottesville Ballet
  • UVA Salsa Club
  • Hoos in Treble
  • Mox Box Photo Booth
  • Expressions Face Paint & Balloon Twisting
  • Good Waffles & Co Food Truck
  • Kona Ice Food Truck

Photos from Family Day 2019 can be found here.

The Virginia Film Festival’s 2019 Family Day was presented by VPM PBS and the Office of the Provost & the Vice Provost for the Arts; and supported by CBS19 News, and Z95.1


Support Outreach and Education

The Virginia Film Festival strives to engage community members of all ages and backgrounds through hands-on programs, year-round events, and partnerships with local groups. This work would not be possible without the support of our community members, individual donors, and corporate sponsors.

To help VAFF continue our mission, please consider making a donation for the upcoming Festival.