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Saturday, April 17

Call for Entries - May 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted...

$
Virtual Event
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: BALANCING ACT: Striking a Balance Between Your Writing Goals and Real World Pressures
James River Writers

Lets face it, trying to find the balance between the real world while working towards your dream of writing and finishing your book can seem daunting. But it...

Prices Vary, $
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: THE BOOK ENTREPRENEUR: Getting the Business Side of Your Writing Career Right!
James River Writers

Did you know that most indie authors spend more time on their book business than writing? How do you get seen? Should you form a company? How active on...

Prices Vary, $
FAME, THE MUSICAL
Modlin Center for the Arts

Conceived and Developed by David DeSilva Book by Jose Fernandez Lyrics by Jacques Levy Music by Steve Margoshes Title Song “FAME” written by Dean Pitchford &...

Free
Virtual Event
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Visit Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden for the celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and...

Henrico , $
Image by Tom Hennessy
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience 50 acres of cultivated gardens, woodland paths and wild spaces along with the interconnectedness of people, plants and water. Restore yourself...

Henrico , $
Master Class: Identity Crisis: What is Genre and Why Does it Matter?
James River Writers
9:30am

Literary Agent Paige Wheeler addresses what may be one of the most important elements of gaining success as a writer. So many writers, when asked the...

$$
Harold Mendez: Let us gather in a flourishing way
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Let us gather in a flourishing way is a 10-year survey of Los Angeles-based artist Harold Mendez (b. 1977, Chicago). Comprising a selection of nearly 20...

RVA Arts District , Free
Tour the Branch House
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

See rooms not typically open to the public, hear stories about the family that once lived here, and find out all the secrets of the building. Guided tours...

RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary
Virginia JAZZ: The Early Years Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years is a cultural feast of musical artists from Virginia who, from the early 1900s to the mid-1960s, played critical roles in...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
April 17 Yard Sale @crossroadsartcenter
Crossroads Art Center
10:30am

April 17, 2021, 10:30 AM - 4 PM at Crossroads Art Center. Enjoy an Artsy Day at Crossroads Art Center. Yard Sale of artists' pre-loved items and their...

Henrico , Free
Basic Screenprinting
Studio Two Three
11am

Curious about screenprinting? This is the intro class for you! Learn everything you need to churn out multiple copies of your design. You'll see how to coat...

RVA Northside , $$
Danny Trent
Art Works Gallery
12pm

These new exhibits continue through April 17, 2021: The Things We Say When We Break the Line by Inge Strack and Danny Trent Inge Strack is a German born,...

RVA Southside , Free
The windows we aim to repair with the money raised from this contest fundraiser!
1pm

Join us for 2 days of 30 minute Photo Sessions in the Pump House on April 10th or 17th. Sessions start at 1:00 p.m. and tickets are a recommended $15...

RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $
2021 Young Adult Virginia Authors Award Celebration
Richmond Public Library
2pm

The winning author will be recognized and received a $1,000 cash prize as the 2021 YAVA Award Celebration at the Richmond Public Library on Saturday, April...

Free
Virtual Event
COUNTRY CLASSICS WITH BRAD SPIVEY - OUTDOOR CONCERT
3pm

COUNTRY CLASSICS WITH BRAD SPIVEY - OUTDOOR CONCERT Saturday, April 17 at 3pm at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen | Tickets now available online and...

Henrico , $$, Prices Vary
Third Saturday Ballroom Dance
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...

Henrico , $
Fires in the Mirror
7:30pm

FIRES IN THE MIRROR by Anna Deavere Smith directed by Katrinah Carol Lewis performed by Jamar Jones Fri March 26-Sun April 25, 2021 The full title of...

RVA The Fan , $
From Salzburg and Guadeloupe
Richmond Symphony
8pm

Join the Richmond Symphony for a concert celebrating two superstars of their time: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges....

RVA Downtown , $
From Salzburg and Guadeloupe: Livestream
Richmond Symphony
8pm

Join the Richmond Symphony for a concert celebrating two superstars of their time: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges....

$

Saturday, April 17