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Sunday, February 24

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
RVA East End , Free

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...

CALL FOR ENTRIES - IN THE GARDEN
Henrico , $

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...

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...

CONTESTED FREQUENCIES CONFERENCE: SONIC REPRESENTATION IN THE DIGITAL AGE
9am
RVA West End , Free

Part of the Tucker-Boatwright Festival, this conference will focus on issues of aesthetic decolonization, appropriation, borrowing, and influence within the...

 Monumental Youth
10am
RVA The Fan , $

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

"WHO IS SHE? THE 'GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS! MURAL SERIES, COLLECTED"
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Join us in The Mezzanine at Quirk Hotel on Friday, January 11 from 5-8 pm for the opening reception of Emily Herr's solo show, Who Is She? The 'Girls! Girls!...

BridgePark
10am
RVA The Fan , Prices Vary

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...

Congo Masks: Masterpieces from Central Africa
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free, $

In the vast and culturally diverse Congolese region of Central Africa, masks function as performance objects in rituals, ceremonies, worship, and...

For Art's Sake presents: Light-Hearted
10am
Henrico, RVA West End , Free

Mark your calendar for the opening of Light-Hearted, a solo exhibition featuring the works of Robert Wiebe-King. A Richmond based artist, Wiebe-King...

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
RVA The Fan , $

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

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free

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,...

JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

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

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...

Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

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

February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

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

January-February Exhibitions at Crossroads Art Center
12pm
Henrico , Free

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

Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
12pm
Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary

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...

Sunday Jazz at Courthouse Creek- In the City
12pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Looking for your Richmond Jazz destination? Look no further than Courthouse Creek Cider-in the City. Koontz & Kellner are a straight ahead Jazz Duo of...

Color Mixing Neutrals, with Water-Mixable Oils!
1pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

$80, $75 if registered by Feb 20, (through email) Neutrals are anything but boring! You may think of neutrals as being grey, beiges, and dull, but this...

Sunday Crafternoons
1pm
RVA Northside , Free

If you have a project youre working on or have all the supplies to start something new and just need a place to do so come and join us!

Broken Bone Bathtub
2pm, 4pm
Chesterfield, Henrico, RVA West End , $

"A strange, comforting, and magical show that left me tremendously moved and deliriously hopeful." — DC Metro Theatre Arts Broken Bone Bathtub is an...

Huck & Tom and the Mighty Mississippi
2pm

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...

Israeli Film Festival presents The Cakemaker
2pm
Henrico, RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

The Weinstein JCC is proud to offer a full line-up of thought-provoking, educational and entertaining Israeli films for the Richmond community during its 9th...

Once
2pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Prices Vary

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...

Richmond Ballet Minds in Motion Ambassadors
2pm
Henrico , Free

Join Richmond Ballet’s Minds in Motion Ambassadors (5th-8th graders) for a performance that tells the tales of Anansi, the Spider Man, from the folktales of...

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
2pm
RVA Downtown , Prices Vary

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

Concert Ballet of Virginia Winter Gala
2:30pm
RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , $$, Prices Vary

Forget the "Winter Blahs." Join us for a colorful and entertaining afternoon of ballet.

Henrico Theatre Company presents Ring of Fire - The Johnny Cash Musical
2:30pm
Henrico , $

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...

The Elixir of Love by Gaetano Donizetti
2:30pm

Be Tempted by magic… This comic opera is Donizetti’s most performed opera worldwide with sparkling effervescent tunes, emotional melodies and the quack...

ABBEY THEATRE IRELAND, "TWO PINTS"
3pm
RVA West End , Prices Vary

“Roddy Doyle is one of Ireland’s greatest writers.” – The Guardian Founded as a national theatre for Ireland by visionaries W.B. Yeats and Lady Gregory in...

In the Red and Brown Water
3pm
RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary

VCUarts Theatre is proud to present the award-winning, Tarell Alvin McCraney's play, In the Red and Brown Water. A story of relationships, potential, and...

Metro Collection 3: Reena Esmail & Beethoven
3pm
Ashland , $, Prices Vary

Enjoy classical music in an intimate setting. Metro concerts feature smaller scale works from the classical repertoire and newer pieces by contemporary...

Peri Schwartz: 45 Years, Paintings, Drawings and Prints Opening Reception
3pm
Ashland , Free

The Flippo Gallery of Randolph-Macon College is proud to present an exhibition of works by New York artist, Peri Schwartz, titled 45 Years, Paintings,...

A Jewel-Box La Bohème
4pm
RVA Downtown , $, Prices Vary

A 90-minute production of Puccini's classic opera with its timeless love story of Mimi and Rodolfo set amid Paris' Bohemian life. Based on the novel "Scenes...

Books & Brews
4pm
Henrico , Free

Come ready to talk about BOOKS. Any books-whatever you are reading, want to read, or have read. It's a ton of fun, rich discussion, and BEER! You will likely...

Broken Bone Bathtub
4pm
Chesterfield, Henrico, RVA West End , $

"A strange, comforting, and magical show that left me tremendously moved and deliriously hopeful." — DC Metro Theatre Arts Broken Bone Bathtub is an...

RVA Bachata Sunday
4pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Free latin dance lesson at 4PM, social dance from 4:45-8PM. The event is free, all ages welcome, and no partners are needed. Two floors of dance space,...

The Tubes (feat. Fee Waybill)
7pm
Henrico, RVA West End

From humble beginnings in Phoenix, Arizona to the streets of San Francisco THE TUBES were catapulted into Rock and Roll’s limelight in the mid 1970’s and...

Alice in Wonderbra: Through the Stripping Glass
7:30pm
RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , $

Follow us down the rabbit hole again as we join Alice in her adulthood through Wonderland. Burlesque Right Meow presents Alice in Wonderbra: Through the...

Sunday, February 24