Richmond Events This Week: September 9 – September 15, 2019

Richmond events fall coverKids are back to school and fall is officially on the way. While some of us mourn the end of summer, there are others that can’t wait for hoodies, changing foliage, and the pumpkin spice explosion that heralds the start of fall. But regardless of which side you’re on, there’s one thing for certain, fall is not short on fun here in Richmond! From apple picking to festivals, there’s an almost never-ending supply of Richmond events to keep your family happy. And of course, we’re here to help with things like our Apple Picking Guide for 2019, which is full of fun orchards and farms where you can easily spend a day enjoying the fall with your family. As for festivals, well, we’ve got those aplenty. Find the best ones in your area with our Fall Festival Guide.

In the meantime, if you need some more ideas for Richmond events, our event calendar is filled with a wide array fun family activities for the coming week – and beyond. So, no matter what your family’s interests, there are plenty of fantastic Richmond events to choose from. Check out some of our family activities and events highlighted below, then be sure to check out our full calendar here.


Richmond Events on Monday, September 9

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious

Nurse Appreciation Week! Foster Parent Information Session Pajama Storytime at Atlee Library Potterthon at the Byrd Theatre

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Richmond Events on Tuesday, September 10

The Art of Play

Lunchtime Jam Session

Family Game Night

Salamander Salutations

King of Pops Free Yoga!

More Events on Tuesday  

Richmond Events on Wednesday, September 11

Science in the Morning at Mad Science of Central Va

Mommy & Me at Willow Lawn

Makerspace Open Hours

The Commonwealth’s Patriot Day Ceremony – 9/11 Memorial

Paws to READ

More Events on Wednesday  

Richmond Events on Thursday, September 12

Home School Day – Henricus, the Citie on the Edge of Forever

Yoga for Kids

17th Street Farmers Market Flowers After 5 Science on Tap: Septembrewfest Pay What You Can Performance of “Holmes and Watson”

More Events on Thursday  

Richmond Events on Friday, September 13

Lewis Ginter Fall PlantFest

Homeschool Pinch Pot Class

CarMax $1 Family Nights at the Children’s Museum

FRYdays on the Patio Second Fridays at VisArts

Virginia Notes: 1619 at Agecroft Hall

More Events on Friday  

Richmond Events on Saturday, September 14

Electrify Your Ride VA: ElectricCarPalooza

Allison’s Reach Kite Festival 43rd Street Festival of the Arts Teacher Appreciation Day and Open House at Science Museum of Virginia Family Day at VMFA Henrico Bug Bizarre! Three Chopt Festival

More Events on Saturday  

Richmond Events on Sunday, September 15

Soulful Sunday

South African Food & Wine Festival

Local Author Showcase

Healthy Kids Running Series Richmond

Season Opening Celebration at Modlin Center for the Arts with Marty Stuart

More Events on Sunday