April 3rd – 4th at Lewis Ginter 10:30 a.m. – noon  & 1:30 – 3 p.m.  Please note advance online tickets are required.  Peter Rabbit greets visitors and poses for socially-distanced photos both Saturday and Sunday in the Grace Arents Garden at the Rose Arbor. If there is light rain, look for the photos to move to the porch […]

Maymont Dominion Energy Family Easter on April 3rd

The Greater Richmond community is invited to hop over to Maymont to experience the delights of spring during Dominion Energy Family Easter on Saturday, April 3, from 9am-3pm on the Carriage House Lawn. The whole family will enjoy seasonal sights and sounds including colorful blooms, Easter Bunny appearances, live tunes from Bach to Rock, entertaining […]

Spring Kiddie Consignment Sales

The Clothesline Children’s Spring SaleMarch 11th – 13thNEW LOCATION – Regency Square Mall, 2nd floor, Former Forever 21 space. Parking on the 2nd floor of the parking deckThursday March 11 – Public Sale (opening day!)  9a to 8pFriday March 12 – Public Sale   9a to 3p     25% off sale – All tags marked “Discount: Yes” are 25% off!Saturday March 13 – Public […]

Walking T-Rex – Dino on the Loose!

Back by popular demand… Walking T-Rex – Dino on the Loose at the Virginia Living Museum! Time:  1pm (weather permitting) Join the walking T. rex for a 15 minute dinosaur parade at the Virginia Living Museum, photo ops and a roaring good time on the Dinosaur Discovery Trail!  Guests will be asked to line the […]

This Summer – Meet the Jurassic Giants of the Triassic, Jurassic & Cretaceous Periods at the Virginia Living Museum

Meet GIGANOTOSAURUS!! Summer 2021 – May 29- Sept. 6, 2021 Experience the largest animatronic dinosaur the Virginia Living Museum has ever featured. The conservation garden will be the home of Giganotosaurus! Experience a variety of other roaring, stomping, animatronic dinosaurs in indoor and outdoor galleries!  Journey back millions of years to the Triassic, Jurassic, and […]

Winter Weekends at Busch Gardens January 15th -24th

Celebrate the New Year in a winterland of fun with dazzling lights, thrilling rides and wildlife! This ALL-NEW limited-capacity January event is sure to delight. Stroll through villages filled with tons of beautiful lights at night, brave the thrills of thirteen rides including three roller coasters and Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™, encounter unique animals […]

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 […]

Maymont’s New Nature Center!

Maymont has a new Nature Center! The Robins Nature Center, a 29,000-square-foot attraction, is the largest facility of its kind in central Virginia and holds close to 30,000 gallons of aquaria showcasing animals of the James River and Chesapeake Bay. The new experience at Maymont emphasizes the natural history of the area and environmental stewardship […]

Fun for Kids with Lewis Ginter!

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens offers lots of family fun and learning opportunities for kids during August. Take a look and see what your family might enjoy! Virtual storytime with activities on Fridays at 10 a.m. on Facebook Live. Watch programming and videos from Children’s Educators plus see activities for families to explore nature and resources for add-on […]