The community is invited to experience Maymont with a new glow during the 6th annual Garden Glow presented by Kroger, October 19 to November 12. After dark, dramatic lighting effects will transform the familiar gardens and architecture into an unforgettable … [Read more...] about Maymont’s 6th Annual Garden Glow!
James River Week is September 9 – 16, and Maymont has planned a full week of special programs and activities celebrating life along the James, from art photography and a rain garden workshop to a family night hike and a film screening with the makers of … [Read more...] about Maymont Fall Events
You don't have to go far to enjoy the stunning nature right here in the Richmond area. The city and the surrounding counties of Henrico, Chesterfield, Goochland and Hanover are loaded with plenty of FREE parks and fun natural places for kids and adults, where in … [Read more...] about The Ultimate List of RVA Parks and Playgrounds
If you are looking to connect to someone special or give your sweetie some love and attention, on the cheap, any time of the year, there are plenty of activities and destinations in Richmond that are low cost and really can make that special someone feel loved and … [Read more...] about Free and Cheap Date Ideas in Richmond, Virginia
The news: Maymont introduces Out-of-School Day Camps When: September 2023 - April 2024, on select days when schools are out, from 9am-3pm Who: K - 8th grade students in the Richmond area Why: Summer Camps presented by Papa Johns were a … [Read more...] about Maymont Out-of-School Day Camps
Whether going to spend a rainy day, entertain the family, show out-of-town visitors around or go on a date, museums fit the bill. The Richmond region is rich with attractions and institutions that highlight history, art, science and more. Richmond, … [Read more...] about Museums in Richmond, Virginia
Earth Day was created 53 years ago to draw attention to the health of our planet. The theme this year Earth Day observances is Invest in Our Planet. Earth Day Celebrations around Richmond Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Saturday, April 22, 2023 On Earth … [Read more...] about Earth Month Activities in Richmond, Virginia
As spring nears many are wondering where to enjoy the dazzling Cherry Blossoms. Whether you are doing spring chores around your home like taking out the patio furniture, opening windows and finding your sandals or visiting garden shops to buy flats or seeds, … [Read more...] about Seven Spots to Enjoy Cherry Blossoms in the Richmond Area
Many museums in Richmond continue to tell the well-known, little-known and untold stories of struggle, sacrifice, achievement, and triumph that have been created over the 400-year history since the first Africans touched American soil. These stories shape who we … [Read more...] about Richmond Institutions Celebrate Black History Month
Fun outdoor performances and events continue throughout the month of August. Enjoy Butterflies Live at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Dominion Energy Jazz Cafe at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Chesterfield County Fair, the Bluegrass Festival at Pocahontas State … [Read more...] about Fun events in August around Richmond – concerts and more!