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Sunday, August 11

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 , $
Classical Incarnations
Classical Revolution RVA, Classical Revolution RVA
7:30am

Attend the Summer Finale of Richmond's FREE chamber music variety show! Join your favorite local classical musicians for another great night of music....

RVA The Fan , Free
 Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® Bricks
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The wildly popular Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® Bricks returns with new sculptures as part of The Art of Play. Created with half-a-million LEGO bricks,...

Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary
The Art of Play
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Art of Play promises moments of joy, whimsy and enchantment as Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden comes alive with art that explores how playful interactions...

Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $
[Work]
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
9am

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond will open its annual "[Work]" exhibition on Friday, June 21 with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. in the center’s True F. Luck...

RVA The Fan , Free
Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years –...

RVA The Fan , $
Pompeii: The Immortal City
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Making its North American debut at the Science Museum of Virginia, Pompeii: The Immortal City plunges guests into the heart of the drama and the ruins of the...

RVA The Fan , $
"Summer Steals" at Reynolds Gallery
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Summer Steals presents more than twenty works of art at price points selected to align with a variety of budgets. Both new and seasoned collectors will...

RVA The Fan , Free, Prices Vary
Cindy Neuschwander: A Measure of Life
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Marking the third solo exhibition of work by the late artist Cindy Neuschwander at Reynolds Gallery, A Measure of Life is comprised of over a dozen pieces of...

RVA The Fan , Free
City Singers Youth Choir at the Carytown Watermelon Festival
City Singers Youth Choirs
10am

Drop by the drum circle at the City Singers Youth Choirs tent! Sponsored by Capital One Cafe

RVA The Fan , Free
Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
The Valentine
10am

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...

RVA Downtown , $
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
The Valentine
10am

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
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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
Sixty Years of Italian Design 1940-2000 Exhibit
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Sixty Years of Italian Design 1940-2000 is an exhibition of iconic contemporary Italian pieces. Maurice Beane, one of the region’s most prominent dealers and...

RVA The Fan , $
Watermelon Festival Book Signing
10am

Join Amanda Lorrain Owen, author of "A Race to Save the Australian Outback," at Chop Suey Books on Sunday August 11th for a book signing! She'll be joined...

RVA The Fan , Free
What were you after then? What are you after now?
1708 Gallery
11am

1708 Gallery is pleased to announce What were you after then? What are you after now? an exhibition of early works by prolific artist and 1708 artist Board...

RVA Arts District , Free
BUGSTOCK 5: VDubs Alive!
12pm

All ages. Let's go retro, return to flower power and make the 1960's come alive! Come enjoy a happening afternoon of tie-dye and Volkswagen Bugs and Buses!!...

Henrico , Free
July/August Exhibitions
Artspace
12pm

Richmond, VA – artspace is pleased to present five new gallery exhibitions, featuring artists Adam Bradley, Nick Candela, Jennifer Printz, Martha Prideaux,...

RVA Southside , Free
Selections from Eliza Poe's Repertoire
The Edgar Allan Poe Museum
12:30pm

Part of the Poe Museum's Sunday Readings Series, this Sunday features Poe Museum staffer and freelance interpreter Debbie Phillips performing several songs...

RVA Downtown , $
Art Exhibits @ Main, August 2019
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, August 2, 2019, through Tuesday, September 3, 2019: Gellman Room—Greenland Photographic...

RVA Downtown , Free
Design Your Own Plant Hanger
Studio Two Three
1pm

In this workshop, you'll learn basic macrame knots while designing and making your own plant hanger, personalized to whatever vessel you want to display in...

RVA Northside , $$
Liberty or Death Reenactment
St. John's Church
1:15pm

Come witness the extraordinary rhetoric of Patrick Henry as he convinces his fellow delegates to take up arms against the King! TICKETS ARE REQUIRED. 1:15...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
The Elephant in the Room
4pm

Unapologetically Indian, Priyanka Shetty examines otherness, time, death, and the forces that build and break us in her solo performance THE ELEPHANT IN THE...

RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary

Sunday, August 11