Sylvia Elchinger from the Family History Center (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) will introduce you to resources and get you started on researching your family’s roots.
Part of the Civil War and Emancipation Day events, join guides from the Valentine to explore historic sites on a section of the Richmond Liberty Trail. Starting at the State Capitol, the walk will go down Main Street by the First Freedom Center then curve northwards along the last leg of the Slave Trail into […]
Help us kick start the exciting 2015 season as we open the gates for Season Passholders on March 28 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. All of your favorite rides and attractions will be waiting for you! Any 2015 season Passholder can attend and the first 1,000 Gold and Platinum Season Passholders will receive a […]
DASH FOR DADS 5K (11 a.m.) and VCU Wellness Block Party (1-5 p.m.) Armstrong High School, 2300 Cool Lane, Richmond, VA. 23223 Suggested Donation: $5.00 – RSVP | Free on-site parking The entire family/community is encouraged to participate and come together to show support for fathers everywhere. On-site registration begins at 9:30 a.m. The walk/run will […]
Participate in an interactive presentation that closes the gap between performer and audience. A member of the Elegba Folklore Society will share oral histories, images, music and ceremony that will introduce you to the contributions and influences that originated in Africa and surround us today. Refreshments will be served. This program is for all ages. […]
The free, family-friendly 6th annual event features 30 of the region’s best bluegrass bands playing on three stages for 12 straight hours, all to raise money for the Richmond Fisher House, a home away from home for the families of veterans and active-duty soldiers recuperating at Richmond’s McGuire Veterans Medical Center. A truly great local […]