• Great Greenway Tour Great Greenway Tour Tour the entire length of the Cardinal Greenway!
  • Cambridge City Library Cambridge City Library Stop by your local library and pick up a great summer read!
  • Huddleston House Huddleston House and National Road Heritage Site

     

 

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Antique Alley

If you love searching for treasures from long ago, Wayne County is the place to be! Wayne County is filled with antique stores ready to be explored along Antique Alley. Whether you're searching for true antiques or memorabilia from your childhood, you'll find nearly 50 shops listed on VisitRichmond.org, ready for exploration!

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L!VE in the Glen

Glen Miller Park will be rocking and rolling with great concerts on Saturday evenings in July. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets to Roosevelt Hill for a FREE enjoyable evening outdoors with friends and family! July 26 will feature the Local Musician's Showcase with a RSO Quintet by the pond, then at the Bandshell, Lynn, Indiana native, Jay Jesse Johnson. For more information, call 765.983.7275.

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State Fair Band Day

All five area public schools will participate in the Indiana State Fair Band Day competition at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis on Saturday, August 2nd. Attend a practice show at one of the area high schools or go to the State Fair and support these exceptional students who work so hard to prepare for for this performance.

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City Life - featuring the Music by Richmond Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, July 26th

Logo: City LifeCity Life is all about bringing art and culture to the people of Richmond in new and exciting ways. Starting at 5:00 p.m., the area around the Glen Miller pond will fill with live music, street food (Ullery's Ice Cream, Fazoli's, Roscoe's, Joe's Pizza, and more!), performers, and lots of fun activities. There will be everything from a nail painting station (where you can have your nails painted in any colors you choose for FREE) sponsored by Ova's Hairum, to traveling magician Tony Truitt!

As the sun sets, we will deploy several metal gondolas filled with wood onto the pond and create Richmond's first "Pond Fire"! Once the fire is set, the Richmond Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet will perform in front of the blazing pond while Imagine Motion fire dancers perform. This is sure to be on of the most unique events in Glen Miller history! For more information, call 765.983.7275.

Car & Motorcycle Show at Boys & Girls Club on Thursday, July 24th

Car Show at the Wayne County 4-H FairThe 4th Annual Bob Rosa Memorial Custom Car & Motorcycle Show will be held in the parking lot of the Boys & Girls Club, Jeffers Unit, at 1717 South L Street on Thursday, July 24th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Registration is free for those who wish to display a car or motorcycle. The evening features free food and entertainment. Spectators free as well, donations appreciated. For more information, call 765.962.6922.

Chanticleer String Quartet Performance Schedule

Quartet or Quintet?The Chanticleer String Quartet once again returns to east-central Indiana to share their beautiful music with our community. Enjoy the music of Schumann, Michael Legrand and Schubert at any of these FREE Chanticleer String Quartet concerts: July 23, 1:30 p.m. Richmond State Hospital, Richmond,, July 24, 1:00 p.m. Boys and Girls Club, Richmond, August 1, 2:00 p.m. Morrisson-Reeves Library, Richmond, August 3, 9:30 a.m., First Friends Meeting, Richmond, and August 3, 3:30 p.m., Chanticleer Farm, Richmond. All concerts are free admission, no ticket required. For more information, call 765.966.6214.

Great Greenway Tour - Saturday, July 26th

2011 Reid RideIf you've ever considered riding the entire Cardinal Greenway Trail, this is the event for you! However, there are many route options for all ages and cycling abilities. Your $35 fee for adults and $25 for teens 13-17 includes great SAG stops along the entire length of the trail. For more information, call 765.977.2886.

FOP Camp Clements Car Show - Saturday, July 26th

Flyer: Camp Clements Car Show Show off your wheels or come out and enjoy the well-loved automobiles at the 1st Annual FOP Lodge #63 Camp Clements Car Show! Entrance and spectators are free, but donations are appreciated as the event will support the FOP and the Richmond Area Career Center's Automotive Class. Judging will be by Mr. Summey's Auto Class. Don't miss the Emergency Response Vehicles on display, as well as music, wagon rides, and food! Don't miss the special tug-of-war contest between the SWAT and area teachers. The show will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Camp Clements, 5291 Abington Pike, Richmond.

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Did You Know?

Richmond was long known as "The Rose City" due to being home to Hills' Roses. Founder, E. G. Hill, was a gifted rose hybridizer, and introduced countless roses to the world. Hills' was once known as the largest grower of roses under glass. Hill Floral Products stopped growing roses in 1995.