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Sunday, September 15

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 , $
 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
Color Cargo
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
9am

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

RVA The Fan , Free
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, $
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 , $
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 , $
Hey, Hey, Hey! Collection by Bill Cooper
10am

"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...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
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
JUDITH FAE BROWN, "VOLUME"
Quirk Gallery
10am

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

RVA Downtown , Free
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
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 , $
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , Free
Xavier Mary, Deepwater Horizon
1708 Gallery
11am

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

RVA Arts District , Free
August - September Exhibits @ Art Works
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 6 new art shows featuring: Michelle McGrath, Kelly Johnston, Glenda Creamer, the August All-Media Show juried by Kristen Peyton, and The James River Pix...

RVA Southside , Free
August/September Exhibitions
Artspace
12pm

Richmond, VA – artspace is pleased to present five new gallery exhibitions, featuring artists Beverly Ryan, Bizhan Khodabandeh, Cindy Mehr, Mitzi Humphrey,...

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Tattoo, Art, & Music Festival
Loose Screw Tattoo
12pm

Known for intimate celebrity encounters, the Richmond Tattoo, Art & Music Festival will open its doors for the 27th year this September. More than 150 local...

Chesterfield, RVA Southside , Prices Vary
"Breathe, River" Sound Installation at The Pump House
Sara Bouchard
1pm

Sound Arts Richmond presents an encore exhibition of "Breathe, River," a 4-channel sound installation by artist and composer Sara Bouchard inside Richmond's...

RVA The Fan , Free
Intermediate Screen Printing: CMYK
Studio Two Three
1pm

Participants will create an edition of 5 8"x10" CYMK silk-screen prints, and be given a handout on the basics of converting their full-color image into a...

RVA Northside , $$
QUIRK WORKSHOP: PINK ON PINK JOURNAL MAKING WITH JOLINDA SMITHSON
Quirk Gallery
1pm

PINK ON PINK: Journal Making with Jolinda Smithson We are going to make a book together! In this Journal Making workshop, you’ll get a rose gold paperboard...

RVA Downtown , $$
September 2019 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
1pm

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

RVA Downtown , Free
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting featuring guest speaker, Edwin Slipek
Richmond Public Library
2pm

As the 60th anniversary celebration of the Friends of the Library continues, the annual meeting is an opportunity to learn about the organization, its...

RVA Downtown , Free
Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP
River City Community Players
2:30pm

River City Community Players presents THE MOUSETRAP by Agatha Christie. "A group of strangers gathered in a remote part of the countryside discover, to their...

Chesterfield , $
Bak N Da Day
2:30pm

Back for two shows by overwhelming demand! Take a trip down memory lane with Richmond’s quintessential oldies vocal group as they sing music spanning from...

Henrico , $
Soulful Sunday
3pm

Admission is FREE! From their first arrival in 1619, Africans & African Americans have contributed to and shaped our nation’s culture in countless ways....

Henrico , Free
Falsettos
Richmond Triangle Players
4pm

A seamless pairing of March of the Falsettos and Falsettoland, acclaimed Off Broadway musicals written nearly a decade apart, Falsettos is the tale of...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary, $$
Forward / Back
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
4pm

Looking forward and looking back form the two themes of this concert by the Chamber Music Society of Richmond. We look forward with pieces by two of today’s...

RVA West End , $, Prices Vary
RVA Bachata Sunday
4pm

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,...

RVA Downtown , Free
MARTY STUART IS "THE PILGRIM"
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

The Modlin Center for the Arts kicks off the 2019-2020 season welcoming country music torchbearer Marty Stuart as he celebrates the 20th anniversary of his...

RVA West End , Prices Vary

Sunday, September 15