Monkey Around at the Science Museum of Virginia’s Newest Touring Exhibition, Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years – comes to life at the Science Museum of Virginia!   Based on H.A. and Margret Rey’s classic stories and the popular PBS KIDS® television series, Curious George’s world jumps […]

MLK Day Events for Families

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is January 21st.  Here are some fun ways to celebrate! VMFA Martin Luther King Jr. Day  1–4 pm Join the 1 pm ribbon cutting of the newly renovated WestRock Art Education Center (AEC) & Memorial Foundation for Children Interactive Gallery exhibition. Visit Rhythm of Art, the interactive exhibition that explores the relationship between […]

2019 Consignment Sales

Here are the first sales announced in the new year.  But there are more to come! February 6th – 15th Cutie Kids Consignment’s Children’s Sale. Inside Regency Square Mall, 1420 North Parham Road, Henrico.  Inside the old Express Store inside the mall on the first floor by the escalators. Wednesday February 6th  11:00am-2:00pm and  5:00pm-9:00pm Thursday February […]

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 wintery -weather or while overcoming illness. Homemade Play Dough 2 cups flour 1 cup salt 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar 2 cups cold […]

Our Top 5 Things to Do Over Winter Break

School is almost out!  Once the festivities are over, have you thought about how you will fill the days?  Here are a few ideas…   1.  RVA Winter Puppetfest A Completely Kids Favorite!  Enjoy a puppet show with the kids.  December 26th – 30th.  Richmond Triangle Players’ Robert B. Moss Theatre, located at 1300 Altamont Avenue.   All Tickets […]

Our Holiday Fun Guide! Performances, Santa and MORE!

Plays and Performances Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical.  Nov 23rd – 25th.  Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph, as they come to life in RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL.  Fee. Mr. Popper’s Penguins.  Today – December 30th.  The Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn.  Performed by […]

Outdoor 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. Outdoor Options: The Rink at West Broad Village 2301 Old Brick Road,  Glen Allen, Virginia 23060  Phone: 804. 221.4242 November 9th – January 27th Admission Fee: Adults $10 Children (10 […]

Enter to Win Tickets to Disney on Ice Worlds of Enchantment!

Enter the dazzling world of Disney magic LIVE ON ICE! Rev up for non-stop fun with four of your favorite Disney stories at Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment. Thrill to high-speed stunts as Lightning McQueen and the crew of Disney•Pixar’s Cars race across the ice! Dive into adventure with Ariel and The Little Mermaid’s undersea kingdom. The toys are back in town […]

EVERY 4TH GRADER IN A PARK

Did you know you know your 4th grade child gets a FREE pass to all the National Parks for a full year? Who doesn’t like something free? What that means is you can now visit some of the most stunning natural landscapes our country has to offer without paying the entrance fee. As an added […]

Do Your Kids Love Trains?

Then look no further for details on all the train fun happening in RVA this fall! November 23th – 25th  41st Annual Model Railroad Show Enjoy unique and traditional model train displays from across the state. Meet Clydesdales horses, watch a blacksmith in action and take a ride on the Teddy Bear Express. Learn how trains […]