The Nutcracker ballet is a special Christmastime tradition. In the Richmond Ballet’s enchanting performance, Tchaikovsky’s familiar music whisks both Clara and audiences alike on an extraordinary journey, from a battle beneath the branches of a magical Christmas … [Read more...] about Nutcracker dance performances around Richmond
Fun with Kids
Sportsbackers has done it again - another flawlessly run event to show off the best of RVA - Holiday Edition! To be honest, I was kind of approaching this event with a wee bit of trepidation...I just wasn't sure how it would go with the kids … [Read more...] about Review: CarMax Tacky Light Run is Fun for All Ages!
One day admission to attractions like the Metro Richmond Zoo, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and the Children’s Museum of Richmond add up after multiple visits. To save on ticket prices for local family fun, consider memberships. Often, memberships make admission … [Read more...] about Richmond area memberships worth the investment
Kehillah, the independent-progressive Jewish community of Richmond, is once again offering an open and inclusive Hanukkah celebration with their Short Pump Hanukkah Party. Gather, which provides office and coworking space throughout RVA, will host the … [Read more...] about KEHILLAH CREATES INCLUSIVE HANUKKAH EXPERIENCE
Model Railroad Show Returns to Science Museum With Even More Locomotive-Themed Fun What: Locomotive lovers rejoice: the Model Railroad Show presented by Dominion Energy rolls back into Richmond the weekend after Thanksgiving. For the … [Read more...] about Trains, Trains, and More Trains!
The first Sunday of the month, mark your calendar for Open Studio Sundays at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Open Studio Sundays First Sundays, 12 – 3 pm | Art Education Center Make Open Studio Sunday part of your family’s monthly routine! Visit the MWV … [Read more...] about Free Open Studio Sundays at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
If your kids' coats are like mine, you likely have more than a few like-new coats that you could donate to this event: Saturday, Nov 18th 11am-1pm the Flying Squirrels and WTVR CBS 6 invite all their friends and fans to donate coats in … [Read more...] about Ballpark Warming Party at The Diamond
What a merrymaking way to celebrate the season! I loved how each country was decorated, the music, the characters and just the whole, warm feeling at the park. If you're searching for a holiday experience gift, this would be a great one, suitable for toddlers … [Read more...] about Light Up the Holidays at Busch Gardens Christmas Town
The Poe Museum is housed in the Old Stone House, Richmond’s oldest standing residential structure, a building where Edgar Allan Poe once stood guard and frequently walked past. Today, visitors to the grounds learn about the life, death, and legacy of Edgar Allan … [Read more...] about All Fun, No Fear at Poe’s Fall Fest
The Christmas tradition of documenting the holiday with Old St. Nick lives on in numerous venues around Richmond - from malls, to shopping districts, sporting goods stores to greenhouses, farms to the Children's Museum, although many interactions this year will be … [Read more...] about Places to take photos with Santa in the Richmond area