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Events

Saturday, March 3

Art Works February Exhibits
RVA Downtown , Free

The last days of winter will be primal and spontaneous at Art Works' 4th Friday reception featuring works by Titus Marques and dance by RVA Dance Collective....

Bon à Tirer Prints & Monotypes: From the Center Street Studio
RVA Northside , Free

Bon à Tirer Prints & Monotypes: From the Center Street Studio Archives on view February 22 through May 11, 2018, in the Harnett Museum of Art, features...

Carli Holcomb TRANSIENT Exhibit Run
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Emerging artist, Carli Holcomb, returns to Quirk Gallery to present Transient, a hopeful re-encounter with a landscape of her past and the melancholic...

Going Places
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Where did you go today? And how did you get there? We have developed so many modes of transportation that travel is possible like never before. Going Places...

Goodbye Limes
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

VALET is excited to announce our upcoming First Friday exhibition, Goodbye Limes by Braxton Congrove. The exhibition will feature large scale paper mache and...

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond
Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End

There are approximately 100,000 Latinos in the Richmond metropolitan area who represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. As Latinos immigrate to...

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection
RVA Northside , Free

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection on view February 8 through December 9, 2018, in the Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature,...

Student Art Display
Henrico , Free

See a display of artwork created by students at Highland Springs High School. A variety of 2D and 3D works will be featured.

The Abstract Athlete
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

1708 Gallery is pleased to present The Abstract Athlete, an exhibition that explores the correlation between art, sport, and science. Organized in...

The Horse in Ancient Greek Art
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

From myth and legend to warfare, sport, and transportation, the horse played an integral role in ancient Greek culture. Wealthy Greeks belonged to the social...

WWI Centennial Exhibition
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

WW1 America features more than 100 objects, powerful multimedia presentations, and interactive experiences—focusing on the war as a transformational event....

LET THE LIGHT SHINE BRITE
8am
RVA Downtown , Free

The Main Street Gallery in association with Walton Gallery Inc., presents “Let the Light Shine Brite”. This is a group exhibition curated by Eric Walton,...

"The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors" Exhibit
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for the "The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors", a powerful traveling exhibition that gives voice to the women and men who built a new life in...

Friends Book Drive
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Support the library by donating your gently used books, paperbacks, CDs & DVDs and get a tax deduction. Drop off service available at the rear loading dock.

True Sons of Freedom: A Photographic Exhibition
9am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

This free exhibition at the Library of Virginia explores the stories of Virginia’s African American soldiers who served during World War I. More than just...

Advanced Zentangles with Susan Singer
10am
Henrico , $

Take your Zentangles to a new level. Learn some challenging patterns and learn how to integrate what you already know into a mandala or other complex...

ELL Reading Club Information Session
10am
RVA Southside , Free

Middle and High School students welcome to practice their reading skills. Contact Aanu Adewusi at 601-0041 for more information.Â

Exhibition - VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years
10am
RVA Downtown , $

Richmond Jazz Society presents the exhibition VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years, highlighting over 30 Virginia artists who made significant contributions,...

Richard Carlyon: A Network of Possibilities
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

A pivotal figure in the Richmond arts community, Richard Carlyon (1930-2006) maintained an active and diverse studio practice for over five decades. "A...

Saturday Morning Yoga
10am
RVA Southside , Free

It's winter, so the outdoors Yoga Group is meeting at Art Works. You'll love it. Contact Annie Peace for information: anniepeaceyoga@gmail.com

Swimming in Paint with Chuck Larivey - March Saturday and Sunday Sessions
10am
Henrico , $

Chuck Larivey’s painting method is directly based on molding shapes and depicting light and shadow, broad-base at the beginning and continually refined (not...

The Reader's Friend Book Store
10:30am
Hopewell , Free

The Reader's Friend Book Store offers gently used books, cds, and dvds for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit all ARLS libraries.

A Wrinkle in Time Book Tasting
11am
RVA Downtown , Free

Do you love reading? Do you love fantasty novels and science? Join us at the Main Branch of Richmond Public Library for a tasty sample of the classic...

LEGO Club
1pm
Chesterfield , Free

We’ll provide the building bricks – kids supply the imagination! Completed creations will be displayed in the library. Recommended for children 6-11 years old.

SCI-FI Author Talk & Signing by Jackie Hunter
1pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Educator and Author Jackie Hunter will discuss her new book Lost in the Red Hills of Mars.

Lego Club
2pm
RVA Northside , Free

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

Casting Call
3pm
Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End , Free

A Grey Echo AUDITIONS On Going Auditions: March 3, 2018 Hopewell Library 3:00 pm Email:...

ComedySportz Sensory Friendly
3pm
Henrico, RVA West End

ComedySportz® Sensory Friendly is the same value as our weekly ComedySportz® shows (two teams of improvisors going head to head for points, laughs, and your...

Guess Who Showed Up At Dinner
3pm, 8pm
RVA Downtown , $$

“Guess Who Showed Up At Dinner” is the wildly funny stageplay produced, written and directed by Award-winning Playwright and Director Mark E. Swinton. This...

Opening Reception | '1 Pond + 4 Acres' | New Oil Paintings by Dan Bartges
5:30pm
Ashland, Hanover , Free

1 Pond + 4 Acres = 1 Year of Beautiful Oil Paintings by Dan Bartges I can't explain my lifelong urge to draw and paint, but I do know exactly when it...

ComedySportz
7pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

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...

Wings The Musical
7:30pm
$, $$

In this beautiful and haunting chamber musical wing-walker Emily Stilson confronts one last feat of daring as she fights to keep her balance and cling to her...

A Raisin in the Sun
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

Lorraine Hansberry’s Tony award-nominated domestic drama follows the story of the Younger family, as they discover the dangers of dreaming big and the...

Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End
8pm
Ashland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA West End , $$

For over 30 years, humorist Erma Bombeck entertained and enlightened readers as she chronicled the life of a suburban housewife. This hilariously...

Guess Who Showed Up At Dinner
8pm
RVA Downtown , $$

“Guess Who Showed Up At Dinner” is the wildly funny stageplay produced, written and directed by Award-winning Playwright and Director Mark E. Swinton. This...

John & Jen
8pm
RVA West End

Set against the background of a changing America between 1950 and 1990, John & Jen is a gem of a show, brimming with...

LONG FORM IMPROV LIVE!
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

Local improvisers and long from troupes along with stand-up comedians in a monthly night showcasing the best of Richmond comedy!

The Christians
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

Pastor Paul has guided his congregation through challenge after challenge for the past twenty years. But will his latest test of their faith be his undoing?...

Solo Cup
9:30pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

For the late night crowd. Four improvisers compete individually through short form games and scenes, all based on audience suggestions. No matter what is...

Saturday, March 3