Uncover the world of monsters and creatures from the movies! Find out how they are brought to life – from an idea to the final project. Explore each element from the design and story-boarding process to sculpting and molding to what you see on the big screen!
Take a look at the behind-the-scenes art and technology of animatronics. See how they are designed and installed to create the bones and muscles that make them move. Become an animatronics puppeteer and bring the monsters to life!
If you've never seen it, it's a sight to behold! "The Toughest Short Track In The South," Southside Speedway. Be sure to check out the upcoming race on Friday, August 22nd. It’s a great time for friends, family, and short-track racing!
Yankee Candle Company - August 23
Come join 98.9 Liberty and Kay Thomas at Yankee Candle Village at 2200 Richmond Road in Williamsburg on Saturday, August 23rd, from 10 AM to Noon for a special day just for you! That's right, it's Fan Appreciation Day at Yankee Candle Williamsburg and you're invited come enjoy a great day of events and deals celebrating you!
SATURDAY’S ARE $ 1 KIDS RIDE DAYS AT FAIR
Saturdays, August 23rd & 30th, have been designated as “Kids/Students” dollar ride days, 11am to 5pm only, at the Chesterfield County Fair. This special offer includes “Kiddleland Rides” and any/all of the 30 some adult rides . . . $1 per ride, per kid/student. Daily fair admission is required (Adults $ 8 , Senior/Child $ 5)
Students are defined as anyone attending a public or private school. College, trade or tech students must show valid ID at the midway ticket booth. After 5 pm, regular weekend midway ride prices will prevail.
New major thrill rides this year include the Tornado, Rok N Rol, Super Shot, Orbitor and Cliff Hanger. Other new rides are Puppy Roll, Trabant, Wiggle Worm, Expo Wheel, Loch nes Monster and Quad Runner.
This year’s midway is bigger than ever and offers 40% more new rides than in the past. Visit www.chesterfieldcountyfair.org for complete fair details and special offers.
The Chesterfield County Fair is back again with tons of crazy, fun entertainment all week long! You can find us by the stage at several of the events listed below:
8/22 7pm - The Pizazz Band
8/23 11am - 4-H Talent Show
8pm - Illusions of ELVIS / Keith Henderson
8/24 11:30am - Ft. Lee Rock Band
1pm - Senior Idols by Shepherds Center
7pm - Elvis Gospel Favorites
8/25 8pm - Miss Chesterfield Co Fair Pageant
8/26 7pm - GXW Pro Wrestling
8/27 8pm - 7 Bridges - Ultimate EAGLES Concert
8/28 7:30pm - Flashback
8/29 6pm - Lindsey Erin
8:30pm - Southland Country Band
8/30 4:30pm - Statler Brothers Tribute by American Pride
If you've never seen it, it's a sight to behold! "The Toughest Short Track In The South," Southside Speedway. Be sure to check out the upcoming race on Friday, August 29th. It’s a great time for friends, family, and short-track racing!
Your Richmond Flying Squirrels take on the Binghamton Mets on August 30th! 98.9 Liberty will be hanging out with you from 4 until gametime, giving you prizes and getting you excited about Fireworks and "Live from Richmond, It's Saturday Night!" Come see us!
nTelos Wireless - September 5
Join 98.9 Liberty and Jay Thomas at nTelos Wireless at 7101-U Forest Hill Avenue in Richmond on Friday, September 7th, from 4 to 6 PM! We'll have fun games, prizes and all your favorite Liberty music playing to keep you entertained! And don't forget to check out all of the great deals nTelos Wireless has to offer!
SHORT PUMP PALS - September 9
Join 98.9 Liberty for the premier club for kids ages 6 and under - Short Pump Pals, only available at Short Pump Town Center the second Tuesday of every month! We'll be there Tuesday, September 9, from 11 AM to 12 PM with all kinds of fun activities for your kids! For more information on Short Pump Pals and to sign up, click here.
Think it’s cool to look through a Kaleidoscope? Wait until you run, walk or dance your way through one! The Color Run 5k is coming to Richmond on September 13th. Grab your friends and get your tickets today at TheColorRun.com and make sure to use our $5 OFF coupon code: MAINLINE. This is 5k magic like only The Color Run can do!
MOE'S SOUTHWEST GRILL - September 18
Join 98.9 Liberty and Bill West at Moe's Southwest Grill at 10839 West Broad Street on the corner of Cox and Broad in Glen Allen on Thursday, September 18, from 11 AM to 1 PM, as we celebrate Cinco de Moe's!! We'll have fun, games, prizes and your favorite 98.9 Liberty tunes playing and don't forget to get your FREE queso from Moe's Southwest Grill - Welcome to Moe's!!!
MOE'S SOUTHWEST GRILL - September 18
Join 98.9 Liberty and Kay Thomas as we continue to celebrate Free Queso Day on Thursday, September 18, from 2:30 to 4:30 PM at Moe's Southwest Grill at 7011 Three Chopt Road in The Village Shopping Center! We'll have fun games, prizes and your favorite 98.9 Liberty music for you to enjoy and plenty of FREE queso! Welcome to Moe's!!
MOE'S SOUTHWEST GRILL - September 18
Join 98.9 Liberty and Kay Thomas as we celebrate FREE Queso Day on Thursday, September 18, from 6 to 8 PM with one last stop at Moe's Southwest Grill at 7225 Bell Creek Road in Mechanicsville! We'll be playing your favorite 98.9 Liberty music and playing fun games for a chance to win some great prizes and don't forget to your FREE queso from Moe's Southwest Grill!!
The VCU Broad Street Mile returns on Saturday, September 20th! The event combines a street festival with a 5K Run and series of one-mile fun runs on the city’s major thoroughfare, Broad Street. The second annual event will take place on Broad Street between Belvidere Street and Hermitage Road. In addition to providing a fun, festive event, the VCU Broad Street Mile provides a turnkey fundraising opportunity for local community organizations. We are excited to introduce the VCU 5K which is a new addition for 2014!
Broad Street will be transformed into two areas, a running course and festival. The running course will feature the VCU 5K to kick-off the event, and eight themed one-mile races that start at 20 minute intervals. The festival area will feature live bands, music, art, food trucks, and exhibits from VCU academic programs, corporate sponsors, vendors, and local community organizations.
Take a trip back in time to an old country festival, complete with tractor pulls, down-home country cooking, rides, and more at Field Day of the Past 2014! It's a great way to spend a weekend with the entire family. It's September 19th - 21st, don't miss it!
diggityFEST is Central Virginia's first and ONLY all kids music festival. Now in it's 4th year, we plan to do it even bigger and better than ever. In addition to a featured performance by the Diggity Dudes, a Richmond-based, nationally touring “kids band”, the festival also will include other national family music favorites and loads to do. So bring your blankets and chairs, and plan to spend all day at diggityFEST 2014.
RESCHEDULED! Join 98.9 Liberty at Richard Bland College on October 4th for the 15th Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Veterans Car & Bike Show to benefit Our Country's Veterans. Money that is raised will benefit the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program, the Fisher House, and McGuire Veterans Hospital. You don't want to miss this year’s show, where over 300 show cars, trucks, and bikes are expected to attend! No matter what you like, Antiques, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Customs, Compacts, Off Road Trucks, Custom Trucks, Antique Military Trucks, Antique Fire Trucks, Antique Police Cars, Race Cars and Bikes, they will ALL be there! AND you won't want to miss out on these activities: Military static displays, Restored military vehicles, Troops from Fort Lee, The Army “B3” Band (Playing from 12:00pm – 1:00pm), Nutsy from the Flying Squirrels baseball team (11:00am – 1:00pm), Texas Road House armadillo, Nascar driving simulator, Helicopter(s), Fire Trucks from several areas, State police for the children (fingerprinting), and Military recruitment personnel.
Registration Begins 8am, Show Starts with Opening Ceremony at 11am. Show Closes 4pm.
Pre-Registration Prior to August 3rd $15, at Gate $25. All Vehicles Must be Set Up by 11am to be Judged. Vendor Spaces Available (must be Pre-Registered) Vendor Fees Range from $30-$60. Visit the Website for Further Details.
Cruise Out for a Great Cause to the Richard Bland College Located at 11301 Johnson Road in Petersburg, VA. 23805.
Come out to West Creek Parkway for the annual Richmond Heart Walk! The American Heart Association wants you to come out with family and friends. Bring the kids too! There's a 1 mile and 5K version of the walk. No matter your fitness level, come on out! 98.9 Liberty will be walking right beside you!
SHORT PUMP PALS - October 14
Join 98.9 Liberty for the premier club for kids ages 6 and under - Short Pump Pals, only available at Short Pump Town Center the second Tuesday of every month! We'll be there Tuesday, October 14, from 11 AM to 12 PM with all kinds of fun activities for your kids! For more information on Short Pump Pals and to sign up, click here.
SHORT PUMP PALS - November 11
Join 98.9 Liberty for the premier club for kids ages 6 and under - Short Pump Pals, only available at Short Pump Town Center the second Tuesday of every month! We'll be there Tuesday, November 11, from 11 AM to 12 PM with all kinds of fun activities for your kids! For more information on Short Pump Pals and to sign up, click here.
SHORT PUMP PALS - December 9
Join 98.9 Liberty for the premier club for kids ages 6 and under - Short Pump Pals, only available at Short Pump Town Center the second Tuesday of every month! We'll be there Tuesday, December 9, from 11 AM to 12 PM with all kinds of fun activities for your kids! For more information on Short Pump Pals and to sign up, click here.