RICHMOND, VA. (RADIO ONE KISS): It’s a Senior Day in The Park Thursday, June 6, from 10am-2pm. The fun event happens at the Carillon in Byrd Park and features Kirby Carmichael and Ban Caribe. There will be music, food, games, and senior activities, so tell you mom and pop and grandma and grandpa to plan on being there. Senior Day in Byrd Park is a free event. For details cal 804-646-5733.
Bring the whole family to Virginia’s Free Fishing Weekend Friday & Saturday, June 7 & 8 to Shield’s Lake in Byrd Park. No fishing license needed. Experts will be on hand. For more details visit www.RichmondGov.com/parks.
And get ready for a musical and theatrical summer fun at Dogwood Dell, the 57th Annual Festival of Art at Dogwood Dell opens Friday & Saturday. Opening Night festivities celebrates families and children, the fun starts at 7:15. Some of the highlights of the season includes Freedom Fest – Gumbo: A Night of Blues, Jazz, & Light R & B, featuring Carlton Blount, James Gates, Desiree Roots, Weldon Hill and many more. All concerts and events at Festival of the Arts are free and open to the public. Details: www.RichmondGov.com/parks.