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 Month Activities 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
Free and Cheap Date Ideas in Richmond, Virginia
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 Ultimate List of RVA Parks and Playgrounds
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
Seven Spots to Enjoy Cherry Blossoms in the Richmond Area
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
Richmond Institutions Celebrate Black History Month
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
Richmond area memberships worth the investment
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
Maymont’s 5th Annual Garden Glow!
Maymont's Garden Glow, a popular event for all ages takes place from Oct. 13-Nov. 6, 2022. In addition to the features from past years, the path will also lead guests through the Italian Garden for the first time at Garden Glow! Additionally, there will be … [Read more...] about Maymont’s 5th Annual Garden Glow!
Fun events in August around Richmond – concerts and more!
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!
Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day makes museums accessible with FREE admission
In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission everyday, Museum Day is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Ticket...for … [Read more...] about Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day makes museums accessible with FREE admission