From pumpkin patches to fall festivals, there’s plenty to keep you and your family busy this fall in Richmond. And of course, if it’s a few extra thrills, chills, and exciting exhibitions, shows, and concerts you want to see, then you won’t want to miss the State Fair of Virginia going on all week long at the Meadow Event Park. You can get all of the fair details here, including hours, concert line-ups, special event times, and much more.In the meantime, be sure to check out some of the family activities and events we’ve highlighted below, then be sure to check out our full calendar here!The Pump House Tour & “Stories of an Abandoned Virginia”Fall Book SaleHomeschool Clay Class: Self Portraits in ClayPajama Story TimePotterthon at the Byrd TheatreMore Events on MondayFree-Intergenerational Play it ForwardFamily Game NightKing of Pops Free Yoga!Paws to R.E.A.D.Young Adult Pens (YAP)More Events on TuesdayStory Time with Miss Sheri the ClownMovie: The Secret Life of Pets (PG)Makerspace Open HoursWOW (Weekend on Wednesday) Dunncroft/Castle Point ParkShanghai Quartet with Soovin Kim, violin and Orion Weiss, pianoMore Events on WednesdayDeep Blue Sea: Preschool Story Time17th Street Farmers MarketSip, Shop, Support!The League of Extraordinary DadsThe (Bumpy) Road Ahead presented by Orchard House SchoolMore Events on ThursdayFirst Friday Arts & CraftsFirst Friday FilmsWestchester Concert SeriesVisual Arts Center of Richmond’s Chili ThrowdownSpecial Nights at Children’s Museum ChesterfieldFamily Weekend ConcertA Gentleman’s Guide to Love and MurderMore Events on FridayState Fair of Virginia- CLOSING WEEKEND!Round Up Bubble Run! 5K & Fun Run13th Annual Step UP for Down Syndrome 5K & Family FestivalGlen Allen DayGirls in Aviation DayTea for Two: Poetry on the PatioChildren’s Museum at 31st Annual 2nd Street FestivalFamily Arts Day Celebration, TheaterWorksUSA’s “Pete the Cat”Festival of IndiaMore Events on SaturdaySunday Brunch MarketsFETCH A Cure’s Pet Cancer Awareness Walk & Mutt StruttHolmes and Watson by Jeffrey HatcherHealthy Kids Running Series RichmondBlaze w/ Live Q&A with Ethan HawkeMore Events on Sunday
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