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 […]

Time Travelers: A Free Weekend of Richmond History

The Richmond Region’s most renowned historic sites will offer visitors a “Passport” to time-travel during a special admission-free weekend, March 24th & 25th. Tourists and locals alike are invited to discover the area’s treasures, spanning 400 years of fascinating history and including the homes of John Marshall, Jefferson Davis, John Wickham, James Dooley and other […]

Easter Fun in the Richmond Area!

Looking for some Easter Fun for your little ones?  Check out these classic events and some other opportunities to celebrate the season. Dominion Family Easter at Maymont Saturday, March 31st Maymont Carriage House Lawn 10am-3pm Free admission, but many activities require a fee.   Enjoy one of Richmond’s favorite Easter traditions with the Easter Bunny, crafts, […]

Spring Kiddie Consignment Sales List

February 14th – 25th Cutie Kids Consignment’s Children’s Sale.  1420 North Parham Road, Henrico, VA. Wed, Feb 14 from 7pm-9pm Thurs & Fri, Feb 15th-Feb 16th from 10am-2pm and 5pm-9pm Sat, Feb 17th from 10am-9pm Sun, Feb 18th noon-5pm Mon, Feb 19th from 10am-9pm Tues – Fri, Feb 20th-23rd from 10am-2pm and 5pm-9pm Sat,Feb 24th from […]

Local Summer Camp Fairs & Expos

Are you looking for a camp fair to learn more about local camp options?  Listed below are the local fairs and expos where you can just that. The CKR Summer Camp Directory will open on February 1st – just in time to get you ready! Saturday, February 10th Style Weekly’s Kidz Connection & Camp Fair. […]

Join the Ice Zone for a National Skating Month FREE Ice Skating Lesson

National Skating Month Free Lesson! Join the Ice Zone for a National Skating Month FREE Ice Skating Lesson! Lesson date available: Saturday, February 17, 4:10 – 5:10pm For skaters of all ages – families welcome! Skaters should dress warmly, in clothes that will not restrict movement (sweats and fleece), longer socks or tights and gloves. […]

How Does Learning to Cook Benefit Children? Ask Young Chefs Academy

Young Chefs® Academy is not a just your average kids program, it is a skills-based cooking school.   They teach children by providing hands-on environment  for your child to develop a life skill that they will use every day. And they start working with kids as early as three years old. How does learning to cook […]

Helping Kids Make New Year’s Resolutions

Do you like to make New Year’s resolutions? Maybe your kids would like it too! Many people enjoy making lists and committing to positive changes as the new year approaches. It’s a good time to help children learn about setting goals, creating plans, and making a commitment towards important accomplishments. The best way to teach […]

Family Friendly Celebrations for New Year’s Eve

There is lots to do this New Years Eve – check out our list!  Noon Year’s Eve Celebration.  10am-1pm.   Science Museum of Virginia.   Bring in the noon year with a party complete with a countdown to noon, a drop of 2018  bouncy balls dropped in the Rotunda! Included with museum admission, free for members. New […]

One Parent’s Journey to Hunter Classical Christian School

This article was written by a parent at Hunter Classical Christian School.  If you are interested in learning more about HCCS, please call 804.708.0048 or visit Walk-in Wednesdays between 9:00 and 11.00am.  Next Open Houses on Oct. 26th at 9:30am; Nov. 19th at 4pm.  HCCS is located at 635 Manakin Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA. Looking at Schools […]