The summer solstice is still a few weeks away, but summer is already here! Things are heating up in Downtown Richmond – literally and figuratively. With temperatures reaching record highs, please make sure to take care of yourself and others: stay hydrated, avoid strenuous activities outdoors, and seek help if you experience overheating. Learn more about the heat and your health and how to find a cooling center near you here.
Summer is also in full swing in the form of lots of events and activities happening around town:
Red Bay Coffee Richmond Grand Opening on June 14
TWO Juneteenth celebrations in Richmond on Saturday: Annual Parade & Festival at Nicholl Park AND Food Showcase & Celebration at the Richmond Food Hall
Weekly Fresh Approach Mobile Farmers’ Market stops on Wednesdays, brimming with summer fruit and veggies
AND—of course—our annual Healthy Village Festival on June 29! Make sure you save the date and come Downtown for a day filled with healthy and wellness fun. PLUS special appearance Demnlus Johnson III, Richmond council member and first ever Main Street event Grand Marshal!