Teenagers who live in Virginia will find plenty of things to do to keep busy. The state offers a variety of theme parks, including Busch Gardens, a Wildlife Refuge, and a wide variety of museums. There are numerous outdoor opportunities in Virginia, like Great Falls National Park, Manassas National Battlefield Park, the 18 mile paved Mount Vernon trail, and the state’s beautiful beaches. Plenty of opportunities are available for shopping and eating out as well. Teenagers in Virginia who would like to seek employment will find that the state’s unemployment rate of 3.8% make it a great place to be job searching.
If you're under 16 years of age, there are specific labor laws in Virginia that don't allow you to work for traditional employers. Of course, if you're 14 or 15 years old you can get a work permit in Virginia but otherwise there isn't too much information on this page that will help you. With that being said, if you're under 16 years of age and don't have a work permit, please select the appropriate age below to find jobs that suit your age group.