Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre Presents ​Buffalo Soldier


The Story of Richmond’s Jones Morgan, one of the last of the nation’s legendary Buffalo Soldiers. Virginia Repertory Theatre opens Buffalo Soldier, the story of Richmond native Jones Morgan, February 3rd at the Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn.  The show runs through February 26th. Written by Virginia Rep’s founding producer Bruce Craig Miller, Buffalo Soldier tells the […]

Romp n’ Roll is Having a Frozen Party!

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A festival of frozen frivolities all inspired by the ever-popular Disney movie, Frozen®! The kids will play games, dance to music, take your picture with Elsa, have tasty frozen treats, and more! Enrolled Members: $15 per child and Non-Members: $20 per child This is a parent-inclusive event for children ages 5 and under.  Come in costume, but […]

Family Classics Continue at the Byrd Theatre

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Family Classics will continue at the Byrd Theatre through March.  All Family Classics enjoy an opening tradition including Warner Bros cartoon and prelude concert from the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ before the 10am shows. Tickets increase to $4 beginning with Matilda on January 14th. Family Classics are supported by Capital One, Lamplighter Coffee and Hollyport Ventures. The […]

Open Studio Sundays at VMFA

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Open Studio Sundays Begin February 5th First Sundays, 1 – 4 pm | Art Education Center Make Open Studio Sunday part of your family’s monthly routine! Visit the Art Education Center anytime between 1 and 4 pm to participate in art activities inspired by objects from the VMFA collection. A new art project is offered […]



The Richmond Kids Expo is Back! Saturday, Feb. 25th 2017 10:00am to 4:00pm Richmond Raceway Complex 600 E Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23222 (indoors) A yearly event that’s specially designed to provide parents with an engaging trade show atmosphere while their kids enjoy an awesome day of fun and entertainment! Parents can shop and learn […]

Ice Skating Fun!

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If you’d like to take your family ice skating, there are several places to do just that.  Richmond offers both indoor and outdoor rinks this time of year. Outdoor Options: The Rink at West Broad Village November 11th – January 16th Admission Fee: Adults $10.00 Children (10 and under) $8.00 Skate Rental:  $4.00 and  Skate Aid: […]



RICHMOND’S LONG-STANDING HOLIDAY TRADITION LEGENDARY SANTA CELEBRATES 80 YEARS Tickets for Teas, Sunrise and Sunset with Santa Go On Sale Nov. 1st Richmond, VA (October 24, 2016) – Generations of Richmonders have made visiting Legendary Santa a cherished Christmas tradition since 1936 when he first set up shop downtown at the grand flagship store of […]

Kindergarten Readiness Forum

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A free, informative program focused on preparing your preschool-aged children for kindergarten and a lifetime love of learning moderated by Shannon Venable, President & CEO of the Children’s Museum of Richmond. WHEN: Thursday, November 3 at 8:30AM-10:00AM WHERE: Children’s Museum of Richmond’s Central location at 2626 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220 KEY TOPICS ARE: – The critical […]

Fall Fun at Lewis Ginter!


The leaves are starting to turn and it’s a great time to be outside.  Check out the fun activities coming up at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden! GOBLINS AND GOURDS Sunday, Oct. 23rd 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Regular Garden admission Harvest celebration with live music, pumpkin decorating, storytelling, and more. Kids invited to wear costumes. Music: The […]

Mathnasium TriMathlon Contest Nov 5th & 6th

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RICHMOND KIDS PRIME THEMSELVES FOR THE ANNUAL MATHNASIUM TRIMATHLON CONTEST   Mathnasium’s Annual TriMathlon is a community event designed to encourage kids in grades 2 to 5 to engage in math while giving back to schools.  Mathnasium will donate money to local schools on behalf of TriMathlon participants, targeting an aggregate donation of about $40,000 […]