Deals in Richmond

Richmond Guide

The city of Richmond brings together the best of old and new. Its story spans over 400 years, and that has left the city with a unique blend of history, culture, and atmosphere. Never lacking in things to see and do, this Richmond guide shows there is something for everyone. Start exploring, and one will soon see there are plenty of things to do in Richmond.

For the history buff, Richmond is a treasure trove. Start by heading to the Virginia Historical Society, where people can immerse themselves in the story of the state. Or, take a stroll on Richmond’s 1.25-mile Canal Walk, which includes more than thirty markers and exhibits that reveal bits of the city’s past. A visit to the Virginia Capitol, designed by Thomas Jefferson, is also a wonderful way to bring history to life. If shopping is on the agenda, Richmond has tons of great venues. The downtown area offers Shockoe Slip, which was once a trading post in the 1600s. Today, the cobblestone streets are lined with boutiques, galleries, and gift shops. Also nearby is Shockoe Bottom, which offers the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, one of the oldest public markets in the country. Here, people can experience an eclectic blend of farm-fresh foods, unique gifts, and live entertainment.

Of the many Richmond things to do, dining is one of the most fun. Richmond literally offers a world of possibilities. If looking for traditional southern food, visit a hidden Family Secrets, where one can have delicious, sweet, and spicy barbecue. Or, have fried lake trout in the city at Croaker’s Spot. Whatever the craving, one will find it in Richmond. Also, be sure to check out Richmond deals for other great ideas and specials on several activities and dining options. This guide to Richmond is just the beginning of what the city has to offer.

Also nearby is Shockoe Bottom, which offers the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, one of the oldest public markets in the country.
 

Up to 50% Off Two-Hour Tree-Climbing Adventure

Forest Hill Park

$30 $16

(12)

Tree-scalers in training learn how to safely climb and descend trees from professional, certified instructors

Up to 73% Off at Grove Avenue Eye Center

Multiple Locations

$329 $89

Optometrists perform 30-minute vision and eye-health exams before staff helps clients get fitted with name-brand frames

40% Off at the Anthem James River Splash & Dash

Historic Tredegar

$40 $24

Runners take off from the starting line down a 5K trail before splashing into the James River in a tube and racing toward the finish line

Up to 56% Off Golf Instruction

Multiple Locations

$79 $39

Bobby Lopez, a Class A member of the PGA, leads 45-minute small-group golf lessons and provides constructive feedback

Up to 74% Off at Conte's Bike Shop

Multiple Locations

$45 $15

Skilled techs provide tune-up maintenance or calibrate all bike systems

Up to 41% Off Electric Foam 5K

Richmond International Raceway

$59 $35

Costumed runners get covered with foam as they enjoy a no-pressure 5K to an after-party of dancing, EDM anthems, and more foam

Half Off Eye Exam at Carytown Optometry

Carytown

$100 $50

The optometrist inspects eyes to pinpoint exact prescriptions and check for issues such as astigmatism; discounts on glasses and contacts

Up to 81% Off Membership at Incite Fitness

Richmond

$50 $11

Membership provides unlimited access to a gym equipped with free weights and discounted rates for fitness classes, massage therapy & more