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Saturday, December 4

Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA West End , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA West End , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Northside , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Northside , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA East End , Free
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Crossroads Art Center

Call for Entries: December 1-19, 2022 Artists Notified: Monday, December 27, 2021 via Email 70 pieces will be chosen to be in the online Exhibition. 20...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
MRAA Annual Show 2021
Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association

Opening Reception – The 2021 Annual Members Show of The Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association, the oldest artist group in Metro Richmond, is at...

Richmond Public Library

Create a festive fall or winter wreath with these lovely paper dahlias! Be sure to stop into the East End Branch anytime between December 1st to December...

RVA East End , Free
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas event, at...

Free
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas...

Free
9am

The James River Art League's November and December 2021 Exhibit features five talented artists including Margaret Matheson, Mary Pedini, Che, Dale Sawan and...

Six of the featured artists in the JRAL Art Exhibit at the Tuckahoe Area Library
James River Art League
9am

Artists from the James River Art League will exhibit 40 pieces of their work from December 1st through the 31st. Most of the artwork is available for sale.

Free
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
10am

ARGS Writers' Fest is a series of free workshops and panels held on December 4, 2021, at Appomattox Regional Governor's School for the Arts and Technology in...

Petersburg , Free
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm is a solo exhibition by South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape. The show’s title calls to the...

RVA Arts District , Free
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
10am

In her bold, signature style, internationally recognized artist, Joanna Tyka explores the architecture of Richmond, Virginia in a series of cityscapes at The...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Black History Museum
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
10am

Don't miss the fun at at our winter wonderland! Shop local vendors and get one-of-a-kind gifts for family and friends, get priceless photos with Santa, grab...

Ashland, Hanover, Henrico , Free
Book cover for Hanukkah Hamster
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

Aimed at pre-K and early elementary learners, our educator led Stories at the Museum program will feature a read-aloud story time in one of our museum...

RVA Northside , Prices Vary
Petersburg Area Art League
10am

Beginner Tap for ages 3-11 Every Saturday from 10-11AM $80 (Four Week Series) Presented by Happiness Dance Studios & Capiku Cultural Arts Mask & Social...

Petersburg , $
Glenda Creamer
Art Works Gallery
11am

Winter Exhibits at Art Works! November 27th – January 22nd, 2022 See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays - Sundays 11- 5 PM. ...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Petersburg Area Art League
11am

Beginner Tap for ages 12 - Adult Every Saturday from 11-12PM $80 (Four Week Series) Presented by Happiness Dance Studios & Capiku Cultural Arts Mask &...

Petersburg , $
Artspace
11am

Artspace is excited to announce its inaugural exhibition in the new gallery space in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center, featuring the 11th installment of...

Chesterfield, Goochland, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan , Free
12pm

How do historians discover and interpret the experiences of 19th-century African American women and men, when most of the documents preserved in the Library...

Richmond Public Library
12pm

J.S.(Jen Selby) Furlong is an author, producer and actor. She is the author of Antagonists, a LARP guide to vicious villains for Vampire: The Masquerade’s...

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Ages 5 join us for LEGO free building & play. You can also construct a cool marble run.Typically meets every 1st Saturday of the month.

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Public Library
2pm

"Sweet Potatoes Live at the Gellman Room" presented by the Richmond-based jazz band, Sweet Potatoes, with members Johnny Hargrove, guitar, Reyna Pannell,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Fully interactive, the hybrid “HOW TO TELL YOUR STORY” Memoir Writing Workshop will guide you into writing your own story. Still open to beginners, this...

RVA West End , Free
Christmas Eve with CS Lewis
4pm, 8pm

In the early years of his young adult life, C S Lewis believed the story of Christ’s birth was nothing more than feel-good myth. That all changed after a...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $$
County Seat Band
Hopewell and Prince George Chamber of Commerce & Tourism
4pm

Bluegrass music from County Seat Band at Saucy's BBQ in Hopewell. Band from 4-6PM. Bring an instrument and join the open jam after the show from 6-8PM.

Hopewell , Free
4:30pm

Annual Tree Lighting – “Joy of Illumination” Free Holiday Event Saturday, December 4th from 4:30-7pm at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen The Center's...

Henrico , Free
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
6pm

Set It Off is a newly commissioned multi-site exhibition at 1708 Gallery and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University (ICA)....

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

Monthly dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, a non-profit devoted to the promotion of ballroom dancing as a sport and as a recreational...

RVA West End , $
Official flyer
7pm

The Groove Lounge is a place where you can just be free. Eat and Socialize and dance like there is no tomorrow. Definitely invite friends out.. Also it is...

RVA West End , Free
CSz Richmond
7:30pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
CSz Richmond
7:30pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Christmas Eve with CS Lewis
8pm

In the early years of his young adult life, C S Lewis believed the story of Christ’s birth was nothing more than feel-good myth. That all changed after a...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $$
Travis West and Kelly Kennedy in Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks
The Illuminated Stage Theatre Company
8pm

In two very different people we see that acceptance and love are choices we make. Through the power of music and dance, a new friendship between two unlikely...

Chesterfield , $, $$
A Christmas Kaddish
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

A brand new musical that will bring you holiday joy! Jay is ready to give up, but Leigh is ready to fight -- when memories from Holidays Past remind them...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA Northside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $$
Christmas Show Flyer
Virginians Barbershop Chorus
8pm

The Virginians Mixed Barbershop Chorus will present their very first virtual Christmas concert. The premiere is set for Saturday, December 4 at 8:00 pm. Our...

RVA Northside , Free
Virtual Event
James "Plunky" Branch
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance
8pm

Richmond Performing Arts Alliance presents a new Legends on Grace: Nightcaps & Stories series. ​ ​Join us on December 4, 2021, at 8pm for a 90-minute, up...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $$
Legendary singer-songwriter John Gorka performs at the Shady Grove Coffeehouse on Saturday
Shady Grove Coffeehouse
8pm

Legendary singer-songwriter John Gorka, who helped start the "new folk" movement in the 1980s performs at the Shady Grove Coffeehouse, Saturday, December 4,...

Ashland, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico , $$
Initiatives of Change USA
8pm

Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks by Richard Alfieri In two very different people we see that acceptance and love are choices we make. Through the power of...

Chesterfield , $$
CSz Richmond
10pm

Late night improv comedy for adults. The host and improvisers use suggestions from the audience and walk the fine line for your enjoyment. Leave the kids and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, December 4