Scary Halloween Options & Ghost Tours

Have older kids and need something scary to entertain them?  Check out these options, but beware before taking the little ones… Creepy Hollow Scream Park 14437 Stone Horse Creek Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059 Gates open at 7pm with a 7:30pm start.  Creepy Hollow Scream Park is Richmond’s Ultimate Halloween destination, with more monsters, more frights […]

Richmond’s Eerie Canal Tours $2 October 28th

Richmond’s Eerie Canal Tours Saturday, October 28 5:00 p.m – 9:00 p.m. Canal Turning Basin at Dock and 14th Streets, Downtown RVA $2.00 Admission Venture Richmond hosts a special night of hauntingly-narrated canal boat tours complete with candy for the little ones! Special 30-minute tours leave every half hour (on the hour and half hour) […]

Trick or Treat Safety Tips

Halloween is a fun time for many kids and adults. Be sure to teach your kids about safety when it comes to trick-or-treating and enjoying this ghoulish holiday. The Centers for Disease Control provides these important tips to stay safe and healthy: Swords, knives, and similar costume accessories should be short, soft, and flexible. Avoid […]

Seymour’s Living Lab at CMoR!

What’s new at The Children’s Museum of Richmond this October?   Seymour’s Living Lab! Seymour’s Living Lab is a program stationed on the museum floor where families can tinker on a variety of STEM challenges! This program is primarily facilitated by undergraduate and graduate students at VCU. It is part of a national Living Laboratory […]

HENRICO LIBRARIES ANNOUNCE FREE FALL PROGRAMS- Featuring the Richmond Astronomical Society, Modern Richmond, and Latin Ballet

Henrico County Public Libraries have big things in store for fall, including free programming from high-profile community partners the Richmond Astronomical Society, the Virginia Repertory Theatre, Modern Richmond Week, and the Latin Ballet of Virginia. Fall programming at Henrico County Public Library (HCPL) will include astronomy, architecture, dance, and theater programs from prominent community partners, […]

Fall 2017 Kiddie Consignment Sales

Check out this list of local consignment sales for kid stuff.  If we are missing a sale, please send a message to   Friday, August 25th – Sunday, August 27th Pop-Up Consignment Sale.   Regency Square Mall.  Fall sale – kids’ items. Saturday, August 26th – Sunday, August 27th Busy Bees Kidsignment Sale.  American Family Fitness, […]

Virginia Rep’s 2017/2018 Season

Children’s Season At Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Akeelah and the Bee By Cheryl L. West Based on the screenplay by Doug Atchison September 29- November 12, 2017 Songs from the Soul Book by William Dye Music and Lyrics by Various Artists February 2 – February 25, 2018 Pinkalicious the Musical Book & […]

Have You Tried a Riverfront Canal Cruise with the Kids?

Riverfront Canal Cruises kicks off the 2017 season on April 1 and runs through November 12. This popular attraction features 40-minute, historically narrated tours of the James River and Kanawha Canal designed by George Washington, in authentic flat-bottomed boats. Hear about centuries of Richmond’s history, from Chief Powhatan’s Chiefdom to the first commercially successful electric […]

Southside Speedway Is Open

Southside Speedway, the “Toughest Short Track in the South!” opens for the 2017 race season on Friday, April 7.  This is the fifty-eighth year that the historic Southside Speedway race track will open its gates to faithful fans and racers. The family-owned track in Chesterfield, Virginia prides itself on being a family-friendly venue.  The speedway features six divisions […]

Family Classics Continue at the Byrd Theatre

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 increased to $4 beginning January 14th. Family Classics are supported by Capital One, Lamplighter Coffee and Hollyport Ventures. The Schedule: June […]