Giants Insects are Crawling to the Science Museum of Virginia!

Beetles, dragonflies and locusts, oh my! See everyday insects up close and personal like never before! Giant Insects, opening January 18 at the Science Museum of Virginia, features huge animatronic insects, up to 120 times larger than life size. This one-of-a-kind experience offers an up-close and personal look at the intricate physical structures of insects […]

Don’t Miss the Fun at Young Chefs Academy!

KinderCooks Workshop Saturday, Jan 11th From: 9:30 – 11:30am. KinderCooks Workshop is a 2-hour hands-on cooking experience for children ages 3 to 6. $40 for the first child. $35 sibling rate The Cupcake Shoppe WorkshopFriday, Jan 17th From: 5pm-7pm. Cupcake, Cupcakes Here & There! Cupcake, Cupcakes Everywhere! Filling, piping, frosting & icing…cupcakes are so enticing. […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is January 20th. Celebrate by Serving Our Community!

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day – A National Day of Service Did you know that Martin Luther King Jr. Day is also a National Day of Service?  People across the country will honor Dr. King by helping their neighbors and communities, serving each other and acting wherever people need help. HandsOn Greater Richmond offers a […]

Spring 2020 Kiddie Consignment Sales

The first sales of 2020 have been announced! Send an email to with info on those we missed. February 5th – 16th Cutie Kids Consignment Children’s Summer Sale.  Inside Regency Mall, 1420 N Parham Rd, on the upper floor next to JCPenney. March 4th – 7th The Clothesline Children’s Spring & Summer Sale.  1321 Huguenot […]

Special Performances for the Kids!

January 21st Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live! 6pm. Carpenter Theatre. Daniel Tiger and all of his friends from the beloved PBS KIDS television series are hopping aboard Trolley to your town with DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE! January 24th – March 1st Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. The Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn. Performed by Virginia Rep. […]

Winter Ice Skating in RVA

If you’d like to take your family ice skating, there are several places to do just that.  Richmond offers both outdoor and indoor rinks this time of year. the newest location is at the Children’s Museum! Stony Point On Ice Stony Point Fashion Park, between Saks Fifth Avenue and Dick’s Sporting Goods,  9200 Stony Point […]

Holiday Music, Plays and Performances!

There are so many amazing Holiday Music, Plays and Performances – we had to create a special list for them all! RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA The November Theatre, Richmond, VAMarjorie Arenstein StageNovember 29, 2019 – January 5, 2020 Visit the website for show time and ticket prices. HANDEL’S MESSIAH December 6 at 7:30pmCarpenter Theatre, Richmond […]

Looking For Santa? Check Out Our List Of Where To Find The Man In Red!

CABELA’S Santa’s Wonderland Cabela’s offers a FREE photo with Santa. Henrico-area families are invited to enjoy this enchanting Christmas village offering FREE 4×6 studio-quality photos with Santa and free family holiday activities including fun crafts and games. Features include rustic Christmas cabins, holiday characters and live elves set amongst a dazzling backdrop of snow-covered hills […]

The Science Museum of Virginia Hosts the 42nd Annual Model Railroad Show

‘Tis the season for celebration at the Science Museum of Virginia! The Museum invites guests of all ages to experience a beloved holiday tradition at the 42nd Annual Model Railroad Show, presented by Dominion Energy. Come explore the historic Broad Street Station turned museum and celebrate a history of innovation through interactive experiences. This year’s […]

Tree Lightings, Grand Illuminations, Christmas Lights and More!

There are so many great ways to kick off the holiday season or see some Christmas lights in RVA! Enjoy this list of options. Dominion GardenFest of Lights.  November 22nd – January 6th  (Closed Dec. 24 & 25).  Nightly 5pm-10pm.  Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens.  A holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical […]