Miracle of Christmas- Live at the Zoo

The 20th Annual Miracle of Christmas-Live at the Zoo, is a reenactment of the Christmas story presented with zoo animals and set against a period appropriate backdrop with cast members recreating actual events that took place more than 2,000 years ago. The average annual attendance exceeds 10,000 people from the greater Richmond area. Dates: December […]

Outdoor Skating Rink Fun

There are several ice skating options in Central VA. Check out this list and give one a try! Stony Point On Ice Enjoy public skating sessions Saturday, November 19 – Sunday, January 2, 2023. Tickets are for 75 minutes of skating time, which begins at the time of check-in. Stony Point Fashion Park, in Triangle Park near […]

Looking For Santa? Check Out Our List Of Where To Find The Man In Red!

BASS PRO SHOPS & CABELA’S Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus this holiday season during the annual Santa’s Wonderland experience. Visit your local store to be one of the more than two million kids and families to take a photo with Santa. Photo […]

Holiday Shows and Programs

LET IT SNOW! with the Richmond Symphony Saturday, November 26th at 8pm & Sunday, November 27th at 3pm Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center It’s Richmond’s favorite holiday musical tradition – carols, classics and favorites! And enjoy Cocoa and Cookies with Jack Frost and the Snow Queen before the Sunday performance. Handel’s MESSIAH December 2nd […]

Have You Tried an Open Studio Sunday at the VMFA?

No, then this is the one to attend! Sunday, December 4th is an Open Studio with lots of fun for kids to enjoy! Open Studio Sunday us an opportunity for kids to visit the VMFA and create art inspired by an object or installation at the museum. A new art activity, led by VMFA Youth […]

OCTOBER 21-23: PATRIC RICHARDSON, HOST OF HGTV’s “THE LAUNDRY GUY” ON DISCOVERY+, HEADLINES THE 2022 RICHMOND HOME SHOW

*****Meet the “Laundry Love” Author 10/21 and 10/22, Get Advice from Local Experts for Navigating the Current Home Improvement Market, Plus the Fresh Ideas Stage Returns***** Richmond, Va. – With home renovation activity and spending at a four-year high (according to a 2022 U.S. Houzz & Home Survey), the Richmond Home Show, presented by Herman […]

Richmond’s Eerie Canal Tours – Spooky Canal Boat Rides on October 29th

Richmond’s Eerie Canal ToursSaturday, October 29, 20225:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Riverfront Canal Cruises hosts a special night of hauntingly narrated canal boat tours complete with candy for the little ones! Special 20-minute tours leave every half hour (on the hour and half hour) from 5:00-9:00 p.m., with the last boat departing at 8:30 p.m. […]

Scary Halloween Fun for the Big Kids

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 23059Gates open at 7pm with a 7:30pm start.  Creepy Hollow Scream Park is Richmond’s Ultimate Halloween destination, with more monsters, more frights and […]

FREE Trick or Treat Fun

Looking for some trick or treat fun in RVA? Then look no further! Tuesday, October 25th Trunk or Treat. 6pm-9pm. Chesterfield County Fairgrounds, 10300 Courthouse Road. Wear your Halloween costume to this family-friendly event. Enjoy trick-or-treating from trunk to trunk, along with music, food vendors and more! Park at school lots across from the fairgrounds. […]

Where to Go Pumpkin Picking…

Check out this list of the local pumpkin patches. Have fun picking your pumpkins! Lloyd Family Farms12204 Pinhook Road, Rockville, VA   Phone:  804.387.0068Lloyd 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 rides and pony […]