RICHMOND, Va (WTVR): Farm Bureau Winter Park At RVA On Ice, 6th & 7th Streets on East Broad street, opens Wednesdays – Fridays 4 -10pm, Saturdays, 10am -10pm, Sundays, 10am – 6pm, through January 31, 2013, www.RVAOnIce.net or call 804-592-3401
Legendary Santa arrives at the Children’s Museum of Richmond, November 23 through Christmas Eve, www.c-mor.org or call Santa’s Hotline 804-474-7009.
35th Annual Model Railroad Show, November 23 – Sunday, November 25, Imax Movies, Rocky Mountain Express & The Polar Express, www.smv.org or 804-864-1400.
Dominion Gardenfest of Lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 5 -10pm nightly through January 7th, www.lewisginter.org or 804-262-9887.
35th Annual Meherrin River Arts Council Concert Series, Michael Bolton – Sunday, November 25th, 7:30pm; the Time Jumpers featuring Vince Gill – February 9, 2013; Perpetuum Jazzile – March 9, 2012; Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone – April 12, 2013 and Amy Grant May 4, 2012, performances at Emporia Greensville Performing Arts Center, Emporia, Va., www.mrac-arts.com or 434-634-6001.
“Shop at the Top” Big Brothers Big Sisters Fundraiser, take the hassle out of Black Friday, park at South River Compounding Pharmacy, corner of Gaskins Road & Mayland Court and shuttle service will take you to and from Shot Pump Towne Center, or shop at the Cottage Market, local craftsmen, artisans and culinary artists on-site, raffle prizes throughout the day & gift wrapping, benefits Big Bros Big Sis, www.bigbrobigsis.com or 804-261-4940.
Christmas Town A Busch Gardens Celebration, Holiday Traditions, dazzling shows & one-of-a-kind gift ideas, opens Friday, November 23 – Monday, December 31st,
Victorian Holidays at Maymont: Maymont Mansion Holiday Tours through January 6, 2013, 12-5pm; Wreath Workshops, November 27, 28 & 29; Deck The Halls Workshop, Saturday, December 1, 9am-11am & 12-2pm at Stone Barn; Old-Fashioned Christmas, Sunday, December 2nd, 12-5pm, Maymont Mansion & Carriage House Lawn; Maymont By Moonlight, Fridays December 7th & 14th, 5:30-9:30pm, Maymont Hampton Street Entrance, www.maymont.org/holidays or 804-358-7166.
Thanksgiving Weekend at VMFA, open Thanksgiving Day & VMFA After Dark, Virginia Music of Fine Arts, an evening of music, cocktails, and tours, Friday, November 23, 6-9pm, 200 North Boulevard, www.vmfa.museum or 804-340-1400.
The Board of Directors of the Mary Cater Beacon House For Elderly & Handicapped Adults, Inc., “An Evening Of Elegance” Sunday, November 25th, 3pm, at The Union Train Station, 103 River Street, Petersburg, 804-861-1890.
Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Christmas The Musical! opens Tuesday, November 27 – Sunday, December 2, Richmond’s Landmark Theater, 600 East Grace Street, www.landmarktheater.net, www.ETIX.com or 800-514-ETIX (3849).