Richmond Events This Week: July 9 – July 15, 2018

Richmond Summer EventsSummer’s been heating up here in Richmond, so we hope that you and your family have been taking advantage of our Guide to Richmond Pools and Splash Pads and have found some favorite go-to places to beat the heat! In the meantime, we have events galore coming up this week, so when you’re done taking a dip, there’s still plenty to keep you and your family busy here in Richmond and the surrounding counties. 

With your kids’ busy natures in mind and your need to get out of the house now that the kids are on summer break, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite Richmond area activities below. For even more amazing family-friendly events, be sure to check out our complete events calendar, too!

Events on Monday, July 9

Camp WannaCure 2018

Storytime with Jeff Beatman

Funday Crafternoons

King of Pops Teen Workshop

The Great Library Scavenger Hunt

More Events on Monday


Events on Tuesday, July 10

Cow Appreciation Day!

July RVA Kids’ Club – Richmond

Family Walk & Talk

Free Summer Kids Series at Bowtie Cinemas

Short Pump PALS


Books for a Better World Author Series

More Events on Tuesday


Events on Wednesday, July 11

Maymont in the Morning Light

Kids’ Summer Nature Series

ScienceTellers Presents “Mystery of the Golden Piano”

Einstein’s Monkey

Extreme Event Challenge 

Rockin’ on the River Summer Concert Series

More Events on Wednesday


Events on Thursday, July 12

Discovery Days: Two Lives of Pocahontas

Meet The Gametech

VMFA Five Senses Story Time

Art Scavenger Hunt at Art 180

Fidos After 5 at Lewis Ginter

Shakespeare Festival: As You Like It

More Events on Thursday


Events on Friday, July 13

Friday Morning Movies at the Library

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale

Dylan Pritchett – Storyteller

CarMax $1 Family Nights at CMoR!

Kickback Fridays at Kanawha


Owl Prowl

Free Summer Movies in the Park

More Events on Friday


Events on Saturday, July 14

The Market at Magnolia Green

40th Annual Hanover Tomato Festival

Super Why Day!


Mad about Mo: A Mo Willems Extravaganza

Goldfish and Wine Wars

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Jammin’ on the James Summer Concert Series

The Senator’s Wife

More Events on Saturday


Events on Sunday, July 15

Sensory Sunday at Dave & Buster’s

Sundays in the Shade

Garden Art Drop-in Program at Lewis Ginter

West Side Story

Rise Against Hunger Volunteer Opportunity

Bring It! LIVE

More Events on Sunday