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Saturday, March 2

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

RVA East End , Free
CALL FOR ENTRIES - IN THE GARDEN
Crossroads Art Center

Online Submissions open until March 14, 2019. Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open call to artists working 2D art. Submissions must be...

Henrico , $
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

RVA East End , $
March 2019 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library

March 2019 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, March 1, 2019, through Tuesday April 2, 2019: Gellman...

RVA Downtown , Free
"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
Library of Virginia

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

RVA Downtown , Free
Blood is the Same
9am

Awer Bul arrived in Virginia as a refugee of the civil war in Sudan. In 2007, he won a grant while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University to return to...

RVA Downtown , Free
 Monumental Youth
10am
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design, The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design

This exhibit collects the designs of Richmond region high school students for the next monument on Monument Avenue. The narratives, sketches, and sculptures...

RVA The Fan , $
BridgePark
10am

The Branch Museum is pleased to present an exhibition of the exciting BridgePark project. BridgePark is an ambitious vision to create a world-class linear...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Carlton Newton: Drawings for Sculpture
10am
Reynolds Gallery

In his third solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Newton presents a series of Sumi ink drawings on paper, alongside sculptures constructed from stainless...

RVA The Fan , Free
For Art's Sake presents: Inside Out/Outside In
10am
For Art’s Sake Gallery

Stop by and view the works of local emerging artists Renee Gleason and Lois Shipley. Lois enjoys painting landscapes. Renee enjoys painting interiors....

Henrico , Free
Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters,...

RVA The Fan , $
Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period. Focusing on his mastery of print work,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
January-February Exhibitions at Crossroads Art Center
10am
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center has the privilege of hosting the opening reception for the following featured exhibitions: Featured Exhibitions Juried All-Media...

Henrico , Free
Large Scale Oil-Based Monotype
10am
Studio Two Three

Explore the painterly process of monotype to create one-of-a-kind prints. This class will delve into techniques of mark making, painting, stencils, and ghost...

RVA Northside , $$
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
10am
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi

In her current show at Crossroads Art Center, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi shares her recent experiences in Cairo, Alexandria, and Al-Fayyum Oasis. The show is a...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
The Valentine

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Patrick Berran: In Sunshine
10am
Reynolds Gallery

In his first solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Patrick Berran presents a group of acrylic paintings on panel and several works on paper. Berran explores...

RVA The Fan , Free
The Art of Dr. Seuss Birthday & Rare Art Exhibit
10am
Bella Arte Gallery

Dr. Seuss’s birthday is March 2, and the beloved children’s author will be celebrated from February 27 to March 2 at Bella Arte Gallery with a FREE gift with...

Chesterfield , Free
The Art of Freedom Exhibition
10am
Black History Museum and Cultural Center

There are many ways to convey the meaning of freedom. This exhibition explores freedom through the eyes of Virginia-born and Virginia-based artists. And as...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , $
Dr. Seuss Dress Up Party
11am
Richmond Public Library

Dress up as your favorite Dr. Seuss character and join us for snacks and stories. For children and families.

RVA East End , Free
Family Movie time - Dr. Seuss Movie
11am
Richmond Public Library

Family Movie time - Dr. Seuss Movie - Come on in to celebrate Dr. Seuss birthday watching his movie! Snacks willl be provided. For more details call:...

RVA Downtown , Free
The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant
11am
Richmond Symphony

Pack your trunks! You’re invited to Babar’s coronation! Jean de Brunhoff’s popular children’s story of one little elephant’s epic rise from rags to riches is...

RVA Downtown , $, Prices Vary
February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
Art Works Gallery

See 6 new exhibits Tuesdays - Sundays, 12 PM - 6 PM. Free Admission. Exhibits include: ________________________________________ Where I've Been, Where...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Movie: The Lorax
12pm
Richmond Public Library

Cinema Saturdays. Popcorn and juice available while supplies last.

RVA Northside , Free
Stephen Hussey Presentation
12pm

In The Heath Evolution: Why Understanding Evolution is the Key to Vibrant Health, Dr. Stephen Hussey uses the natural sciences to give a big picture...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free
Teen Scene: Wonder Woman
12pm
Richmond Public Library

Join us as we watch Wonder Woman. Popcorn while supplies last.

RVA Northside , Free
The Selfish Giant
12pm
Whistle Stop Theatre Company

The Whistle Stop Theatre Company presents, The Selfish Giant. Oscar Wilde's classic work of children's theatre is brought to life so that young and old alike...

Ashland , $
Human Categorization by Helene Ruiz
1pm
Anne’s Visual Art Studio

The works in this series are about being outcast and made to feel different. In order to fit in any of the many "categories" society has forced us to all...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
Cinema Saturdays @ Your Library!
2pm
Richmond Public Library

Come join us for a family friendly flick! We will provide a warm room and the popcorn. Feel free to bring your own snacks or drinks (for the meeting room...

RVA Northside , Free
Confetti Community Conversations: The Art of Freedom, Meet the Artists
2pm

The "Art of Freedom" gives us an opportunity to hear from some of Virginia's finest! The community is invited for engaging, interactive, and enlightening...

Free
Gellman Room Concert: "Shostakovich and War 2"
2pm
Richmond Public Library

"Shostakovich and War 2"--presented by the Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia

RVA Downtown , Free
Huck & Tom and the Mighty Mississippi
2pm
Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn, Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn

HUCK & TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI January 25 - March 3, 2019 The Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn Music by Ron Barnett Book by Peter...

Lego Club
2pm
Richmond Public Library

For ages 5-12 years. Join us for free play with legos. We provide the legos, you provide the imagination.

RVA Northside , Free
Mardi Gras RVA 2019
3pm
Dogtown Dance Theatre

The day will kick off with the Mardi Gras-themed parade from 3 PM – 4 PM, beginning at 15th Street and Bainbridge Street. Parade participants will dance,...

RVA Southside , $
Saturday Sewing Sessions
3pm
Richmond Public Library

Always wanted to learn how to sew but don't know where to start? Join us for Saturday sewing sessions to gain the skills and confidence you need to make your...

RVA Southside , Free
Date Paint&Sip 1st Saturdays
6:30pm
Old Towne Studio 7

EVERY 1st Saturday, is Date Nite Paint Party: 1st one to register can (almost always; I might have already chosen) pick the painting out!!! You come paint,...

Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Prince George , $$
ComedySportz Improv
7pm
CSz Richmond

IMPROV COMEDY PLAYED AS A SPORT. FOR EVERYONE. ComedySportz® is fun, fast-paced, competitive improvisational comedy that's perfect for date night, party...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Henrico Theatre Company presents Ring of Fire - The Johnny Cash Musical
7pm
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique show that paints a musical portrait of The Man in Black. This foot stompin’ salute to the musical...

Henrico , $
JFT presents "Rothschild and Sons"
7:30pm
Jeweler's Services, Inc.

With a score by Tony Award winners Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Bock (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me), Rothschild & Sons tells the tale of the Rothschild...

Henrico , $
ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION FEATURING EILEEN IVERS
7:30pm
Modlin Center for the Arts

Called “the future of the Celtic Fiddle” by The Washington Post and “the Jimi Hendrix of the violin” by The New York Times, Eileen Ivers, continues to push...

RVA West End , Prices Vary
UNIVERSITY DANCERS 34TH ANNUAL CONCERT
7:30pm
Modlin Center for the Arts

Directed by Anne Van Gelder Costume Design by Johann Stegmeir Light Design by Maja E. White University Dancers celebrates thirty-four years of engaging...

RVA West End , Free
Cyrano De Bergerac
8pm
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Rostand’s masterpiece tells the true, but fictionalized story of the gifted poet, musician, soldier and duelist who is kept from expressing his love for the...

Colonial Heights , Prices Vary, $$
Every Brilliant Thing
8pm
Acts of Faith Festival, Acts of Faith Festival

For anyone whose life has been touched by depression in some way, Every Brilliant Thing allows us to laugh, love, and connect in a very honest way. This...

Henrico , $, Prices Vary
Once
8pm
Virginia Rep's November Theatre, Virginia Rep's November Theatre

February 8 - March 3, 2019 Previews February 6 and 7 The November Theatre Marjorie Arenstein Stage Based on the Film by John Carney Music and...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
Ryan Montbleau
8pm
The Tin Pan

In 2005, Ryan Montbleau and his band headed into Applehead Recording in Saugerties, New York, to cut their debut album. With nothing more than ambition and a...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
8pm
TheatreLAB

Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, who returns to nineteenth century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
CSz Richmond: Solo Cup
9:30pm
CSz Richmond

The individual improv competition for the late night night crowd! Four improvisers and a host bring you your favorite games in a short form improv...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, March 2