MAY is the Month to Pick Your Own Strawberries!

Use Facebook or Twitter to check the picking conditions at each field! Mount Olympus Berry Farm 23298 Jefferson Davis Highway, Ruther Glen, VA 22546  Phone: 804.448.0395 Mount Olympus offers pick your own strawberries, blueberries and blackberries.  Call or visit the website for details on what’s in season. Chesterfield Berry Farm   26002 Pear Orchard Road,  Moseley, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]