August in Richmond and Williamsburg

August in Richmond and Williamsburg

August in Richmond and WilliamsburgWe love living and working in Richmond and Williamsburg! We believe it’s how you live that matters, and what better way to celebrate the last official month of summer than by attending fun events in the area? Check out some of our favorite events taking place this August in Richmond and Williamsburg:

  • 7th Annual Richmond Jazz Festival at Maymont (August 11-14): Get your groove on at the Richmond Jazz Festival at Maymont this month! This popular festival showcases world-class jazz music from an extensive lineup of talented and famous musicians.
  • Carytown Watermelon Festival in Richmond (August 14): Who loves watermelon? Along with all of the watermelon treats, this year’s Watermelon Festival will also feature jugglers, folk acts, and big bands from six outdoor stages.
  • Chesterfield County Fair in Richmond (August 26-September 3): The 103rd Chesterfield County Fair is a long-standing tradition in the county. Have a great time enjoying rides, delicious food vendors, contests, pageants, parades and more!
  • Great Williamsburg Adventure Race (August 28): During the Great Williamsburg Adventure Race, teams run around Williamsburg decoding puzzles, solving riddles, and completing unique challenges to win prizes and ultimate glory. It’s a fun event to watch!

Get out there and have fun at all of the great summer events this month! Be sure to share pictures of your summer activities in our #HowYouLive summer photo contest for the chance to win a $50 Visa Gift Card!