Clifford's 50th Birthday Bash

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Saturday, January 26th CMoR Chesterfield 10am - 4pm

Sunday, January 27th CMoR Short Pump 10am - 4pm

Monday, January 28th CMoR Central 10am - 4pm


A weekend long celebration featuring birthday activities and festivities in honor of our good friend Clifford the Big Red Dog’s 50th birthday!

Clifford himself will visit all three museum locations between Saturday, January 26th and Monday, January 28th!

We will begin our weekend of celebration with Clifford’s birthday party in our Chesterfield location from 10am – 4pm on Saturday, January 26th! Clifford himself will there to enjoy story times, art projects, activities with PBS, sweet treats and much more….along with a special birthday serenade by our guests at noon so Clifford can blow out his candle on his cake and accept his birthday cards! Clifford’s special wish on this special day is for all families who come to celebrate with him bring a book to donate to the Children’s Museum of Richmond’s Book Bank so all children in our area will have a chance to own a book and appreciate the joy of reading!

On Sunday, January 27th Clifford will make celebratory appearances to accept his birthday cards, have story times and enjoy special activities in the art studio at our Short Pump location! Clifford continues his birthday wish as he once again asks that in honor of his 50 years you bring a book to donate to the Children’s Museum Book Bank!

Clifford will finally land at our Central location on Monday, January 28th where he will again participate in special art activities, story times and will accept his birthday cards! Once again Clifford asks that you bring a book to donate to the Children’s Museum of Richmond’s Book Bank in honor of his birthday and 50th birthday wish!