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 […]

Pick Your Own Pumpkins

Check out this list of the local pumpkin patches.   Have fun picking your pumpkins! Lloyd Family Farms 12204 Pinhook Road, Rockville, VA   Phone:  804.387.0068 Lloyd Family Farms is located just 15 miles west of Short Pump.  They offer  a corn maze, pick your own pumpkins from one of the largest patches around, hay […]

May is the Month to Pick your Own Strawberries

May is the beginning of the Pick Your Own season and Strawberries come first!  Listed below are the many different places to go in the area to enjoy this annual treat.  Check each website to confirm when the strawberries will be ripe – we have seen estimates of May 4th – 10th. Chesterfield Berry Farm   26002 Pear Orchard Road,  […]

October 12th – 19th

There are lots of monthly event updates, giveaways, and other information in our newsletters –  Sign-up here! To submit and event to our calendar send an email to email@completelykidsrichmond.com. All Month Long- Plant Spooky.  King Dominion.  On Saturdays and Sundays from September 26 through November 1, bring the little ones to the all-new Planet Spooky for frightful fun […]

Where to Pick Your Own Apples

It’s fall in Virginia and this is the time of year when apple orchards offer plenty of family-friendly fun, entertainment, and delicious treats. Some are just a short drive while others are a great day trip. A Favorite of Richmonder’s is Carter Mountain Orchard. 1435 Carters Mountain Trail, Charlottesville, VA   Phone: 434.977.1833 Carter Mountain Orchard is about […]

Updates from The Orchards!

Chiles Peach Orchard Crozet VA Mon – Sat 9am-6pm Sundays 10am-5pm Click here to visit the website Peaches are in PEAK SEASON NOW! The yellow freestones are ripe and ready, the white peaches, donut peaches, and nectarines are awesome, and they are getting in local veggies like- tomatoes, squash, cantalopes, and sweet peppers – so much […]

Pick Your Own Blueberries, Blackberries & Peaches This Summer

Looking for a fun adventure with your kids?  Picking your own fruit can be a great family outing.  Blueberry picking is especially easy with little ones because the fruit hangs on bushes low to the ground. Swift Creek Berry Farm 17210 Genito Road, Moseley, VA 23120  Phone: 804.739.2037 The Swift Creek Berry Farm offers pick […]

May is the Month to Pick your Own Strawberries

May is the beginning of the Pick Your Own season and Strawberries come first!  Listed below are the many different places to go in the area to enjoy this annual treat.  Check each website to confirm when the strawberries will be ripe – we have seen estimates of May 4th – 10th. Chesterfield Berry Farm  26002 Pear Orchard Road,  […]