Apr 182014
Richmond's Earth Day Freebies & Deals, 2014 Edition

Planning to celebrate Earth Day? From festivals to hiking, you’ve got options. And you can even pick up a few freebies while you’re out.

Here’s Richmond’s list of Earth Day 2014 freebies & deals:

Apr 182014
Richmond's Daily Deals: Historic Garden Week, The Farm Table, Spa Deals, VA Brewery Tours, Tokyo Sushi, Shula's, Sapori Ristorante Italiano, Karaikudi Indian Cuisine, Tough Mudder, CountryFest, & More

Here are a few of the highlights from RVA’s daily deals sites. And you can now browse deals by category, complete with pics, on RVA’s Daily Deals page:

Apr 172014
Free & Cheap Things to Do in Richmond this Weekend: April 18-20, 2014

I’m more than ready for the weekend. Looking for something fun to do? Check out these five RVA events (or browse RVA (Richmond) on the Cheap’s calendar of events to remind yourself of other can’t-miss events happening in the RVA):

Apr 172014
Discounts: XL102 Chili Cook Off at Richmond Raceway Complex on April 19, 2014

Based on the lineup, I want to make it out to this:

On Saturday, April 19, 2014, head to the Richmond Raceway Complex for the XL 102 Chili Cookoff.

Here’s the lineup:

  • 11:00 a.m.: Strongbow
  • 11:45 a.m.: Fun Size
  • 12:35 p.m.: The Orwells
  • 1:30 p.m.: Kongos
  • 2:30 p.m.: The Hold Steady
  • 4:00 p.m.: A Day to Remember
  • 5:30 p.m.:
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Apr 172014
Free Earth Day Global Sounds Concert at Westhampton Green on April 19, 2014

On April 19, 2014, head to the University of Richmond for a free concert.

At 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Westhampton Green will turn into a celebration of traditional music & dance from around the world during the free Earth Day Global Sounds concert. The performance features Japanese, Indonesian, West African, Indian, and Brazilian music and dance performances by local and … [more]

Apr 152014
Easter on Parade: Sunday, April 20, 2014

Love this Richmond tradition:

Easter on Parade will take place from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 20, 2014.

Each year, more than 25,000 attendees parade up & down Monument Avenue between Allen and Davis Avenues. There’ll be music, arts & crafts, balloon art, a petting zoo, children’s activities, and the highlight of the day–people & pet watching.

Here’s the … [more]

Apr 152014
Spring Richmond Restaurant Week: April 21-27, 2014

From April 21-27, 2014, you can head out for the Spring Richmond Restaurant Week. What does that mean for you?

During Richmond Restaurant Week, $25.14 per person buys a three-course prix-fixe menu at participating restaurants. Even better: Restaurants are donating a portion of the $25.14 per dinner sold to FeedMore, the umbrella organization for the Central Virginia Food Bank … [more]

Apr 152014
Children's Museum of Richmond: $1 Family Nights

Got a few bucks? On the third Friday of the month, $1 buys admission to the Children’s Museum of Richmond, as part of the Target $1 Family Nights promo, no coupon required.

A few need-to-know details: $1 Family Nights take place at the CMoR Central location only, and tickets are $1 per person in your party. Groups can take advantage … [more]

Apr 142014
Spring Break & Family Easter at Maymont in Richmond

This week, you’ll find a mix of free & cheap events to celebrate Easter & Spring Break at Maymont.

Here’s the lineup of free shows at Maymont during Spring Break:

  • Tuesday, April 15, 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.: The Wiggling Bros Circus at the Children’s Farm Lawn
  • Wednesday, April 16, 1:30-3:30 p.m. : Latin Ballet’s All About Flamenco at
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