Richmond Events This Week: October 2 – October 8

Richmodnd Events - AutumnOctober is here and it is an exciting time for families in Richmond!  To celebrate the season, many families have a tradition of visiting pumpkin patches for fun autumn activities as well as the pumpkins.  If you are looking for a pumpkin patch to visit, check out our Guide to Richmond area Pumpkin Patches.  There so many exciting Richmond events occurring this week like the State Fair of Virginia, 29th Street Festival, Art Junction Chili Throwdown, and so much more!  Find some time to take your family out to these amazing events and activities occurring this time of year. For more family-friendly Richmond events, make sure to visit our full calendar!


Richmond Events This Week:
October 2nd – October 8th


Events on Monday, October 2

Family Night with Fantasy Face Painting

2017 State Fair of Virginia

Akeelah and the Bee

15th Annual National Arts Program Exhibit

Virginia Jazz: The Early Years

More Events on Monday


Events on Tuesday, October 3

Fire Prevention Day

Milk & Cookies Bedtime Family Storytime

Red Ink Writer’s Club

The Maker’s Lab: Holiday 3D Printing Design for Teens

Financial Aid 101

More Events on Tuesday


Events on Wednesday, October 4

Junior Great Books Level II

Anime Club

The Story of Virginia

Native American Art from the Past and Present

Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch at Berkeley Plantation

More Events on Wednesday


Events on Thursday, October 5

Fall Career Fair

Adult Group Program Open House

Intro To Improv

Extreme Event Challenge

Festival of South African Dance

More Events on Thursday


Events on Friday, October 6

Preschool Music

FREE Flu Shots from Richmond City Health District

Be a Changemaker: Getting Started

Westchester Concert Series Finale

First Friday Films

More Events on Friday


Events on Saturday, October 7

29th Street Festival

RVA Heart Walk

Digging for Dinos

Art Junction Chili Throwdown

Annual Chincoteague Oyster Festival

More Events on Saturday


Events on Sunday, October 8


Sundays in the Shade

NT Live Broadcast: Peter Pan

Healthy Kids Running Series

Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions

More Events on Sunday