The Dominion Energy Mini-Greek Festival was held in Riverrock, VA on April 21st and 22nd, 2011. This family-friendly event featured a lot of fun, live music, and food.
Dominion Energy Family Easter at Maymont
The Dominion Energy Family Easter at Maymont is free and features 100 acres of fun for kids of all ages. Activities include a gold mine of Easter-themed prizes, an egg-plore worthy of the name and a whole lot more. In addition, there are plenty of opportunities to win tickets to the many events and exhibits that take place at Maymont throughout the year. As for the event itself, the event is a no-brainer for families with young children, and even adults can’t help but have a good time.
While Dominion Energy hasn’t ruled out hosting another year round family fun fest, it has already nixed Broad Appetit in favor of a new competition. Nevertheless, the company has put forth the requisite effort to make this year’s event a success. Among other things, the company has stocked the event with a few of its own patented inventions, and a few enticingly branded ones. Aside from the usual suspects, the company is also helping local businesses get their jollies.
Dominion Energy Riverrock
Dominion Energy Riverrock is a trifecta of an outdoor sports event, music festival and art display. The three-day event is held at Brown’s Island and Historic Tredegar Ironworks. Besides the usual suspects, the festival offers a number of unusual activities including kayaking, mountain biking, and bouldering.
The festival is produced by Venture Richmond, a non-profit organization. In addition to managing the festival’s parking lot and the Riverfront Canal Cruises, the organization produces the annual Richmond Folk Festival and the 2nd Street Festival.
Other notable events include the Lebanese Food Festival, which returns for its second year after a two-year hiatus. Aside from food and fun, the festival has a number of new activities for kids, a tree lighting ceremony and a host of craft beer and cider offerings.
Another event, the Dominion Energy Family Easter at Maymont, promises to be “the largest Easter event in the area.” This three-day family celebration features live music, food trucks, new kid’s activities, and more.
Dominion Energy Mini-Greek Festival
Richmond, Virginia, is located in the mid-Atlantic region. The city is often sunny, but the weather can be unpredictable. Winters can be cold and rainy, and summers can be hot and sticky. Nevertheless, the city is home to a variety of festivals, museums, and other events. Here are some things to do in Richmond during the fall and winter months.
For a unique cultural experience, visit the Richmond Mini-Greek Festival. This is an indoor event with traditional Greek food, music, dancing, and marketplace. It runs from November 10-12.
You can also explore the beautiful fall foliage in Richmond. Known for its gorgeous fall colors, you can enjoy the city’s foliage through November.
During the holiday season, the city lights up with festivals and tree lighting ceremonies. There are also holiday-themed bars and restaurants, craft fairs, and other events.
One of Richmond’s most colorful gardens is the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. If you want to visit an art gallery, you can check out Quirk Gallery. This gallery features local and international artists.
The Richmond Greek Festival is one of the most popular cultural events in the region. It features live music, dancing, and food. With more than four thousand Greek dances, the festival brings the community together.
If you’re looking for something different, check out the Richmond Food Festival, which features a variety of foods and drinks. You can sample a wide array of delicious treats, including kourabiedes (butter cookies topped with powdered sugar), baklava sundaes, and stuffed grape leaves. These events are held over the course of two weekends, so be sure to plan ahead.
Also, check out the Richmond Bourbon Festival, which brings several organizations and a love for music together. This event features 40 bourbons on tap, plus a host of live music performances. There will also be a variety of beer and wine samples.
And you’ll definitely want to stop by the Kefenio tent, which features potent Greek coffee. In addition, you can pick up Greek pastries, such as baklava and gyros, along with traditional sweets, such as fudge and ice cream.