A LIST: Your events planner for Easter weekend
Dominion Family Easter at Maymont, Saturday, March 30, 10am-3pm, activities $2 per ticket, rides, games, zip line, hay wagons rides face painting, egg hunts & carriage rides, www.maymont.org/easter or 804-358-7166.
Venture Richmond’s Annual Easter On Parade, Sunday, March 31, 1-5pm on Monument between Allen and Davis Avenues, Pet Bonnet & People Bonnet showcases at 3 & 4pm, www.venturerichmond.com/events/venture/easter.html.
Easter Weekend with Peter Rabbit at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Saturday & Sunday, March 30 & 31, 1-4pm, Peter Rabbit greets visitors and poses for photographs (both days 1 – 4 p.m.). Concert on the lawn at Bloemendaal House (Saturday, 2 – 3 p.m.); Easter Brunch in the Tea House by reservation (Sunday). Reservations for Easter Brunch at the Tea House are full. (March Madness member discounts do not apply to Easter Brunch) www.lewisginter.org or 804-262-9887.
River City Segs “2013 Easter Segg Hunt”, Friday, March 29 – Sun. March 31, River City Segs will be hiding eggs or “Seggs”, around Richmond filled with free goodies from local businesses. Clues to the seggs locations will be on Twitter with #Segg Hunt, River City Segs’ Facebook page, & at participating businesses. Each egg will contain a gift from a local business, www.rivercitysegs.com.
Opening day is Friday, March 29 at Kings Dominion Planet Snoopy the World’s largest PEANUTS-themed children’s area will open with eight new rides making a total of 18 rides and attraction in Planet Snoopy, several new live shows and an expanded family care center with changing stations and napping areas. Park gates will open at 10am Friday, March 29 and the park will then open on weekends, for more details on the 2013 Kings Dominion Season, log onto www.kingsdominion.com.
Les Miserables has been seen by over 53 million in 38 countries and in 21 languages and Richmonders now will get a chance to experience the epic touring production at the Landmark Theater March 26 – 31. Tickets start at $38 plus fees, www.BroadwayInRichmond.com or call 800-514-3849.
Les Miserables has been seen by over 53 million in 38 countries and in 21 languages and Richmonders now will get a chance to experience the epic touring production at the Landmark Theater March 26 – 31. Tickets start at $38 plus fees, for more information about Les Miserables and other Broadway In Richmond visit www.BroadwayInRichmond.com or call 800-514-3849.
Artillery Demonstrations & Lectures, commemorating the 148th Anniversary of the Battle of Five Forks, Saturday, March 30 1 & 3pm, 9840 Courthouse Road, Dinwiddie, 804-469-4093; 148th Anniversary of the Battle of Fort Gregg, Sunday, March 31, 10am -4:30pm, at Fort Greeg, 7th Avenue, Petersburg (near Central State Hospital).
FREE Zumba Party! Friday, March 29, 6-7:30pm, 4700 Thalbro Street, off Staples Mill Road, next to UTurn.