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Tuesday, October 1

Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
RVA East End , $

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...

Tuesday Morning Laughter at the Market
6am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us every Tuesday morning in the 17th Street Market for Laughter Yoga sessions, hosted by the RVA Laugh Club! Classes will run from 6 to 7 AM, every...

All About Art Camp presents "Musing of an Art Camper"
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

All About Art Camp ran eight weeks, Monday through Friday. Campers ages 6-12 years old explored topics such as: music, theatre, dance, and studio art. The...

Color Cargo
9am
RVA The Fan , Free

VisArts presents "Color Cargo," an exhibition of work by New York-based artist Damien Davis, curated by Jennifer-Navva Milliken. “Color Cargo” examines the...

JUDITH FAE BROWN, "VOLUME"
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

“Beauty is a quality I am always seeking” ----Thomas Gentille, Artist Jeweler Striving for balance between shape, surface, color and proportion is primary...

MARY SCURLOCK, 'EQUATIONS'
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

"Equations presents the most recent mixed media works by artist, Mary Scurlock. Here on paper and panel, vibrant blues settle into warm grays, and earth...

MEG ROBERTS ARSENOVIC, 'TIDEWATER'
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

"It happened 35 million years ago. A meteor the size of Manhattan sailed west over the Atlantic ocean, crashing directly into what is now the mouth of the...

Bionic Me
9:30am
RVA The Fan , Prices Vary

The Science Museum of Virginia’s newest touring exhibition “Bionic Me” showcases the ingenious medical, industrial and technological breakthroughs that have...

ANCARROW’S LIST: NATIVE PLANTS AT THE RIVER’S EDGE
10am
Henrico , $

Plants of the James River juried art exhibition will be on display at the Lora M. Robins Library, October 1 – October 31, 2019. During regular Garden...

Alison Hall | "for the white bird"
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

For the white bird is Alison Hall’s second solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery and is comprised of a series of works on panel in various scales alongside...

Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
10am
RVA Downtown , $

When photographer George S. Cook relocated with his family to Richmond in 1880, he arrived in a city caught between the old and the new: Richmond bustled...

Elise Schweitzer: Container Garden
10am
Ashland , Free

The Flippo Gallery of Randolph-Macon College is proud to present "Container Garden," an exhibition of paintings by Elise Schweitzer. Join us for the...

Hey, Hey, Hey! Collection by Bill Cooper
10am
RVA Downtown , Prices Vary

"I grew up in segregated Richmond during the fifties and sixties. There were not many people who looked like us in the media - especially on television and...

Ice Painting Workshop
10am
RVA The Fan , $

Come to the Children’s Museum of Richmond Downtown location for a cool ice painting art activity. Guest will get to express their creative side while also...

James River Art League Exhibits at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
10am
Henrico , Free

James River Art League has a garden-themed exhibit at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden September 23 - November 11, 2019.

Joan Elliott | "Infinity Fields"
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

Celebrating her fifth solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Joan Elliott presents a series of individual paintings and diptychs on panel that display her...

Local Artist Display at the East End Branch Library
10am
RVA East End , Free

Come to the East End Branch Library and see mosaic paintings and other pieces from Church Hill artists and members of the Hillians Art League, Scott Tilghman...

Matt Kleberg | "Blind Arcade"
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

Blind Arcade marks the first solo exhibition in Richmond for Matt Kleberg, whose work has appeared in several group installations at Reynolds Gallery since...

Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary

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

September 2019 Art Exhibits
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, September 6, 2019, through Tuesday, October 1, 2019: Gellman Room—Accidentally Inspired—colorful...

Sundry Souls: Views. Values. Vibrancy
10am
RVA Downtown , $

Sundry Souls is a collection of work created by 17 artists who are as diverse as the images depicted in their creations. Yet, they share the common thread of...

Toddler Painting Workshop
10am
RVA Arts District , $

Bring your toddler to the Children’s Museum of Richmond Downtown location for an exciting low mess painting activity. This program encourages face to face...

Book Babies
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

Crochet Club
11am
RVA East End , Free

Meet us on the first Tuesday of the month to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of...

HALLUCINATIONS by Justin James Reed
11am
RVA Arts District , Free

Candela Gallery is delighted to present HALLUCINATIONS, the first feature solo exhibition at Candela for Richmond, Virginia based artist, Justin James Reed....

POWER by David Emitt Adams
11am
RVA Arts District , Free

Candela Gallery is excited to announce POWER, a solo exhibition by Arizona based photographer, David Emitt Adams. For the last ten years, Adams has been...

Xavier Mary, Deepwater Horizon
11am
RVA Arts District , Free

1708 Gallery announces Deepwater Horizon, an exhibition of sculpture, video, and appropriated objects by Belgian artist Xavier Mary. Deepwater Horizon...

Toddler Time
11:15am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
12pm
RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

September - October Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

Visit Tuesdays - Sundays 12 pm - 6 pm. Exhibits continue through 10/19. Admission is free. Exhibits include: Tension by Michelle McGrath McGrath...

September/October Exhibitions
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

Richmond, VA – artspace will open five new gallery exhibitions, featuring a mixed media installation of large scale work by Baltimore artist Kim Rice,...

READ Center
1pm
RVA East End , Free

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

Modern Quilt Guild Meeting
2pm, 6pm
RVA Northside , $

The Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild supports and encourages the growth and development of modern quilting through art, education and community.

Homework Help/Reading Buddies
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estar¡n disponibles...

African Holocaust/MAAFA Commemoration "Remember Them"
6pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Ezibu Muntu will commemorate the 400-year African Slave Trade with a convocation of dance, spoken word, choir and presentations at a previous slave auction...

Controversy/History: This Land in Whose Land?
6pm
RVA Downtown , Free

In 2037, how would you like Richmond to look, work and feel? The Valentine’s Controversy/History series is partnering with Richmond 300, the city’s master...

Homage to the Masters
6pm
Chesterfield , Free

Debra Keirce has been inspired by the master realist painters for as long as she can recall. Her show, “Homage to the Masters,” is her way of honoring those...

Modern Quilt Guild Meeting
6pm
RVA Northside , $

The Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild supports and encourages the growth and development of modern quilting through art, education and community.

Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War's Most Persistent Myth
6pm
RVA The Fan , $

The American Civil War Museum and the Virginia Museum of History & Culture present Kevin Levin and Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War's Most...

Launch Event for Anne Moss Rogers in Memory of Charles Rogers
6:30pm
RVA Downtown , Free

The funniest, most popular kid in school, Charles Aubrey Rogers suffered from depression and later addiction, then ultimately died by suicide. Diary of a...

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents ART OF MURDER
7pm
Henrico , $, Prices Vary

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents ART OF MURDER by Joe DiPietro. Winner of the 2000 Edgar Award for best mystery play, ART OF MURDER takes us to a remote...

Writing Workshop: Pens on Fire!
7pm
Chesterfield , Prices Vary, $$$

Creativity belongs to everyone. Whether you have a partial draft, or bits and scraps of an idea, this class is designed to help you dive deeper and unravel...

DECEPTION, starring James Mollenkamp
7:30pm
RVA The Fan , $

"I am a psychic and I'm a fraud," the words of pseudo-psychic Dr. Faustus. None could be more fitting for this show. James Mollenkamp has studied under the...

Los Lonely Boys
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Los Lonely Boys: Austin, Texas – Lots of musicians compare their careers to roller-coaster rides, but Los Lonely Boys have had so many...

Tuesday, October 1