Great Sledding Spots

Are you looking for a spot to enjoy the snow?  Here is a list of some of the best sledding spots in the Richmond area. Send us an email if you know of one that is missing email@completelykidsrichmond.com.   Have fun, stay warm, and be safe! Maymont  has several great sledding hills throughout the park. Chimborazo Park […]

VA Rep Presents Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi Starting Jan 25th

Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi Music and Lyrics by Ron Barnett Adapted from Mark Twain by Peter Howard Developed by Virginia Repertory Theatre Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the second production of the 2018/19 Children’s Season, Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi, opening Friday, January 25, 2019, at the Children’s Theatre at […]

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 […]

Tree Lightings, Grand Illuminations, Christmas Lights and More!

Illuminations and Christmas Lights Dominion GardenFest of Lights.  November 23rd – January 7th  (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 decorations, model trains, and a firepit with s’mores and hot chocolate (for purchase).  There are special nightly family activities as well: […]

Cary Potter Returns To Carytown Cupcakes – A Wizardly Variety of Cupcakes And Events

A Wizardly Variety of Cupcakes And Events Arrives October 22nd – November 4th Hop aboard the Hogwarts Express and return to another year of wizarding wonder at Carytown Cupcakes.  Cary Potter is back for Year 4 with 10 fantastic flavors, new special treats and two full weeks of mischief and magic.  The shop will be […]

It’s Time to Pick Your Own Apples!

Fall is here and apples are ready for picking!  For details on the different orchards in Central Virginia and what they have to offer look below. Carter Mountain Orchard 1435 Carters Mountain Trail, Charlottesville, VA   Phone: 434.977.1833 Located 1,150 feet above Charlottesville, near Monticello, Carter Mountain Orchard is a wonderful place to enjoy picking apples in the […]

Local Farmers Markets List!

Visiting a local Farmers Market  can be a fun family activity and a great way to educate kids about healthy eating and how our food comes into our home. If we are missing your favorite from our list – send an email to email@completleykidsrichmond.com Carytown Farmers Market Richmond Kicker’s City Stadium, 3201 Maplewood Ave, 23221.  Opening Day […]

When Kids Score an A on Their Report Card – The Flying Squirrels & Zaxby’s Have a Reward for Them

Baseball Season is Here!  And Opening Day is April 13th! The Flying Squirrels are once again excited to reward your hard work and positive results this school year. K-12 Students earn a FREE General Admission ticket to a Flying Squirrels game for each “A” they earn during the 3rd and 4th Grading Periods. Each “A” […]

Shark Week Arrives Early at Maymont

Chain Catsharks Made Their Debut at the Nature Center on March 22 Maymont made a splash with its newest animal species when two chain catsharks, Scyliorhinus rotifer, who were introduced at The Robins Nature & Visitor Center on Thursday, March 22. The juvenile fish and 10 embryos still in their egg sacs (also called “mermaid’s purses”), […]

Busch Gardens & Kings Dominion Offer Free Admission for 3-5 Year Olds

Richmond is ideally situated between two great amusement parks, and families with little ones are even luckier this year as Kings Dominion and Busch Gardens are both offering free passes for the 3-5 year old crowd.  Both parks offer kid-friendly rides & attractions for the whole family.  Here’s what you need to know. Kings Dominion The […]