Outdoor Ice Skating in RVA

If you’d like to take your family ice skating oudoors , there are several places to do just that.  Richmond offers both outdoor and indoor rinks this time of year. Stony Point On Ice Enjoy public skating sessions from November 21st – January 3rd Stony Point Fashion Park, in Triangle Park near Anthropologie,  9200 Stony […]

There are More Santa Sightings in RVA!

Bass Pro Shops Welcomes Santa The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s Wonderland experience in Richmond. The contactless visit with […]


The dinosaurs are ready and raring to return from extinction and set to invade Virginia this fall. For two weekends, the Jurassic Quest Drive Thru will be migrating to the Richmond Raceway Complex in Richmond, Va. from Oct. 30–Nov. 8, after sold out weekends in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, San Antonio, Dallas, Oklahoma City, Detroit, […]

Christmas Parade Updates

The parade is going virtual! The Dominion Energy Christmas Parade will be a televised-only Christmas special with all-new performances from your favorite entertainment groups, “best of” clips from over the years, and even a special appearance by Legendary Santa himself! It’s an opportunity to bring Richmond’s favorite holiday tradition to you in the comfort of your home. […]

Did you Hear? Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Legendary Santa is COMING to the Children’s Museum! Families come from across the country and even across the ocean to take part in the magical tradition of seeing Legendary Santa. The Children’s Museum is pleased to be able to offer this holiday tradition to our community during such a difficult year. The elves have been busy revamping Santa Land to allow for […]


Sunday Fundays are FREE interactive, family-friendly shows on the lawn at Walkerton Tavern! MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THE BELOW DATES: Sunday, October 4 at 3 p.m. – Enjoy a juggling and magic show by Jonathan the Juggler (Jonathan Austin). Following the performance, Jonathan will teach everyone how to juggle! Sunday, October 11 at 3 p.m. […]


Virginia Rep reopens in October with Harriet Tubman! This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and challenges Harriet Tubman faced while courageously freeing herself and hundreds of others from the bonds of slavery. As Harriet and her friend, Sarah Bradford, narrate her adventurous life, we get a closer look at this brave woman […]

The Children’s Museum is Open!

The Children’s Museum opened it’s Downtown and Chesterfield locations on September 17th! There are lots of changes, including an 18’ tire climber and CarMax exhibit at CMoR Chesterfield, and a new outdoor iSpy and new Bright exhibit at CMoR Downtown. Guests over the age of 5 will be required to wear a mask, new procedures […]

The Science Museum is Open!

Science Museum of Virginia iis open and here some details! Museum Operating Hours The Museum will be open 9:30 am – 5 pm. Starting September 13, the Museum will be open Tuesday through Sunday and will be closed on Mondays for deep cleaning. Museum Admission  Tickets are available for pre-purchase by phone and online only […]

Back by Popular Demand – Children’s Museum Toy Sale – All Items 35% Off on Friday, Sept 3rd!

The Children’s Museum is having a Museum Toy Shop Warehouse Sale at the Downtown location: 2626 West Broad Street.   All toys and gift shop items will be 35% off.  Spend $60 and receive a free 15-inch Plush Animal! Please go to the front door where staff will greet you and manage admission flow to maintain […]