It’s RVA, baby!

We’re not just a city, we’re a destination! Come see why Richmond is worth your weekend at one of the city’s most beloved festivals. With more than 550 acres of shoreline and islands, and an extensive mountain bike trail system, Richmond’s riverfront offers year-round outdoor recreational activities for all experience levels. When you’re not experiencing the festival, check out Richmond’s elite restaurant scene, take in our colorful street art, or stop and grab a beer from one of our dozens of craft breweries!

Event Venues

All running and biking events will take place at Forest Hill Park. Paddling events will take place on the James River. See the event schedule for details.

Belle Isle

Located along the James River in downtown Richmond, Belle Isle is a great place for people with a love for the outdoors. Learn more.

Brown’s Island

Brown’s Island is one of the most heavily visited public park spaces in the city of Richmond. Learn more.

James River Park System

The James River Park System includes more than 550 acres of shoreline. Notable areas include the T. Tyler Potterfield Memorial Bridge, Manchester Climbing Wall, Tredegar Street Put-in, Ancarrow’s Landing, and the Southbank Floodwall.  Learn More.

Click here for a detailed map of the James River Park System.