Take a Ride on the Capital Trail!

The Virginia Capital Trail is a 52-mile bike route that runs from Richmond to Williamsburg. It is fully fully paved and runs through through 4 jurisdictions (City of Richmond, Henrico County, Charles City County, and James City County) with dozens of attractions along the way. Bikers, runners, walkers, skateboarders and dog walkers love this trail, […]

All Fired Up Has Pottery-To-Go Kits!

No contact curbside studio pickup and dropoff is now available! Choose your piece… Choose your colors and brushes… Pick up and create at home! All Fired Up has two locations: Midlothian – Commonwealth Centre, 4668 Commonwealth Center Pkwy, Midlothian, Virginia 23112 Phone: (804) 744-5506 AND Short Pump – West Broad Village, 2232 Old Brick Road, […]

The Richmond Metro Zoo is Going Drive Thru!

The Richmond Metro Zoo opens a new drive thru experience on May 7th! This narrated tour is a new and safe way to experience the Metro Richmond Zoo from the comfort of your car. Connect your smartphone to the tour audio and enjoy a one hour narrated tour through most parts of the Zoo. A […]

Virginia State Parks Are Open!

For now the State Parks are open and providing outdoor recreation opportunities (but not playgrounds). There are are limited or no services (some have bathrooms, some don’t) so check online before you go. But we do need the outdoors. Probably more now than ever, so as long as you and your family (including your dog) […]

Great Recipes to Make Your Own Play Dough, Finger Paint & Oobleck

Although slime is all the rage today, here are some recipes for homemade play dough, paint & oobleck you can make to help entertain your kids during this strange period of time with school cancelled. Homemade Play Dough 2 cups flour 1 cup salt 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar 2 […]

St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Mischief Ideas

St. Patrick’s Day is marching toward us and before we know it, March 17th will be here! Be sure and wear your green so you don’t get pinched! A leprechaun is an Irish fairy who is often unfriendly. According to the legend, leprechauns live alone and make shoes for a living. They are small in stature and […]

Spring 2020 Kiddie Consignment Sales

Hello CKR Family – Many of these sales have been postponed. Please check with the group before attending. PLEASE send email updates to email@completelykidsrichmond.com with info on anything we missed. March 20th – 21st Postponed until May. Busy Bees Kidsignment Sale.  American Family Fitness in Mechanicville, 6337 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, VA 23111.  Childcare provided by gym […]

Upcoming Performances for Kids!

Friends – We are hoping that these performances continue as planned, but please be thoughtful about checking on timing and cancellation policies. April 24th – May 24th Freckleface Strawberry. The Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn. Performed by Virginia Rep. Music and Lyrics by Gary Kupper. Book by Gary Kupper and Rose Caiola. Based on the […]

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 […]