Family Day with Nature Cat



When: July 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Maymont Farm

Calling all nature kids and their parents! Join us for a Family Day with Nature Cat to explore the great outdoors. Nature Cat, our favorite backyard explorer extraordinaire from the PBS KIDS series, will be …

Maymont Mansion Delayed Opening



When: June 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Maymont Mansion

Due to a private tour, Maymont Mansion will open to the public at 1pm on Friday, June 15.

FIT4MOM Summer Kickoff Party



When: June 9, 2018 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Farm

FIT4MOM Richmond invites you to our Summer Kickoff Party benefiting Maymont’s animals! Join us for a fun, family-friendly Stroller Strides workout while learning all about the animals that call Maymont home. After the workout, stick …

Peace Love RVA Yoga Festival



When: June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Maymont Farm

Peace Love RVA is a locally owned, grassroots effort between two local friends with a shared vision of bringing an all-day community yoga festival to Richmond. Participants of all levels are invited to the second …

Chipotle Fundraiser



When: April 22, 2018 @ 10:45 am – 10:00 pm
Where: Chipotle Mexican Grill, 10 N Nansemond Street

Extra rice. Double chicken. Add guac (yes, we know it’s extra). Join us at Chipotle Mexican Grill in Carytown to support Maymont. Whether it’s tacos, a burrito or a bowl, show the cashier our fundraising …

Sheep Shearing and Animal Enrichment



When: April 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Farm

Meet some of our sheep and watch them get sheared for the warmer days of spring and summer. Then, help us make enrichment items for other animals using the wool from the shearing. Register online. …

NEW! World Wildlife Day



When: March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Nature Center and Grounds

Celebrate World Wildlife Day at Maymont! Meet our Animal Keepers and Environmental Educators for presentations near many of the animal habitats  – from the bears and the bison to the eagles and the gators – …

Early Spring Garden Tour



When: April 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Maymont Grounds

Enjoy an evening excursion through Maymont’s gardens and arboretum in early spring with Peggy Singlemann, Maymont’s Director of Park Operations and Horticulture, and learn about early flowering plants for your landscape. Meet at the Historic …

NEW! Magical Stories and Lovable Bears Party



When: April 3, 2018 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Garden Hall

Beloved characters from the past, including Winne the Pooh, Piglet, Teddy Bear and their friends take children on a make-believe journey led by a charming storyteller in a party filled with games, a treasure hunt, …

Homeschool Happenings: BioBlitz



When: March 28, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Maymont Grounds

Put on your hiking shoes and explore Maymont with us! Hone your observation skills as you help us make a record of all the wild plants and animals on Maymont’s 100 acres. Dress for the …