Residents and visitors of Richmond have available to them well rounded and varied opportunities for great quality of life. A quick glance will show that Richmond is a great place to play, with a wide variety of fine arts and athletic activities available. Looking for a great place to play? MAKE IT RICHMOND!

Mushroom Festival
• American Celebration
• Christmas Extravaganza

Farris Concert Series
Farris Movies
Farris Arts District

Ray County Community Arts Association
Shirkey Golf Course
Richmond Schools Activities

• Pioneer Cemetery
• Three Witnesses Monument
Richmond Parks and Recreation
Southview Swimming Pool
Walking Trails

• Rotary Reverse Raffle
Eagleton Senior Center
Richmond Kiwanis Club
Ray County Retired Teachers

• Ray County Fair
Ray County Library
Ray County Museum

The Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce hosts many community events and activities. For more information, check out the Community Calendar


Richmond is a great location for visiting other sites of interest and entertainment. Make it Richmond, then enjoy day trips to area offerings including the 25-acre Ray County Lake, pictured above, offering boating and fishing just north of town, Crooked River Conservation Area for hunting and fishing, historic Lexington, Mo., or ShowMe Ziplines in Rayville, Mo., that offer several different recreational options.

Richmond’s location is convenient to the activities and amenities of Kansas City. Residents of Richmond regularly take in Royals games at Kauffman Stadium, Chiefs games at Arrowhead Stadium, concerts at the Sprint Center, musicals at the Kansas City Music Hall, and symphony performances at the Kauffman Center.

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