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Saturday, October 10

ArtistPROOF: Studio Two Three's AUCTION!
Prices Vary

What do the Guerilla Girls, Sister Corita Kent, Amos Paul Kennedy Jr and Sally Mann have in common? They all engage art as a powerful tool to reflect their...

Virtual Event
CATharsis Pandemic Theatre
Free

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre is pleased to present our first CATharsis Pandemic Theatre production. "It's Not You" is an original script performed by special...

Virtual Event
Call for Entries - November 2020 Juried All-Media Show
$

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the November 2020 All-Media Show juried by Francis Thompson, Art Program Manager at...

Virtual Event
Capitol Square Self Guided Walking Tour
RVA Downtown , Free

Explore Richmond history with our self-guided Richmond History Tours. Each tour can be done at your own pace and includes route details, directions and the...

Susan Crook
12am
RVA Southside , Free

It’s a new season and our 17th anniversary! See 4 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios Tuesday - Sunday 12-6 pm through October 19th, 2020. Exhibits...

Jackson Ward Self Guided Mural Walking Tour
RVA Northside, RVA The Fan , Free

Explore Richmond history with our self-guided Richmond History Tours. Each tour can be done at your own pace and includes route details, directions and the...

Group Photo!
$$

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

Virtual Event
Oregon Hill Self Guided Walking Tour
RVA Northside, RVA The Fan , Free

Explore Richmond history with our self-guided Richmond History Tours. Each tour can be done at your own pace and includes route details, directions and the...

Richmond Cemeteries Self Guided Driving Tour
RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Southside , Free

Explore Richmond history with our self-guided Richmond History Tours. Each tour can be done at your own pace and includes route details, directions and the...

Hope for the Lamb Arts Hopewell Billboard Project, by Federico Infante
Hopewell , Free

This fall, seven artists with a heart, heritage, or home in Hopewell present their interpretations of the community they love in an immersive city-wide...

Exhibit: Symbiotic Systems
8:30am
Henrico , Free

Free exhibit on display Sept 17 - Nov 8. Muralist, Nico Cathcart explores the connections between humans and the species that populate the earth alongside us...

CLAVES UNIDOS FREE COMMUNITY CLASS | LIVE VIA ZOOM ONLY
9am
RVA Southside , Free

African roots community dance class fusing Caribbean and African rhythms. COMPANY: CLAVES UNIDOS CONTACT: dance@clavesunidos.com

Virtual Event
When there Was Water
9am
Henrico , $

M&T Bank: Wind, Waves and Light - Art in Motion by George Sherwood Prepurchased timed tickets are required for all visitors at this unconventional exhibition...

A 60-times life size praying mantis
9:30am
RVA The Fan , Prices Vary

Featuring six enormous, robotic insects ranging from 40 to 120 times larger than life size; stations allowing guests to identify insect sounds, better...

Create A Pumpkin Patch @ Your Library!
10am
RVA West End , Free

The West End Library is growing a pumpkin patch! Use the link below to print a pumpkin, decorate and bring it to the library. We'll add it to our window to...

Ghoulish Goodies
10am
RVA Downtown , $

Are your kids a little too normal? Help them turn out weird by bringing them to the Poe Museum this October. We’ll provide them with a ghoulish goodie or a...

Paradox of Liberty: Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello Exhibition
10am
$

The Paradox of Liberty: Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello exhibition conveys the experiences and perspectives of the 607 enslaved African Americans who lived...

First Light by Jos Biviano
10am
Chesterfield, Powhatan , Free

by Artist Jos Biviano. For this show, Jos has captured that special moment in time when the Sun and Moon embrace the Earth through soliloquies of Holy Light....

Surrender of Lee (Reverse mandala) by S. Ross Browne
10am
Free

S. Ross Browne's newest creation, "The surrender of Lee (reverse mandala)" is amazing! Intricate detail and use of color make this a must see. Plan your...

Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am
RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

Working Together: Louis Draper and the Kamoinge Workshop
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

Inspired by the archive of Richmond native Louis Draper, VMFA has organized an unprecedented exhibition that chronicles the first twenty years of the...

Executive Director Sarah Whiting
11am, 1pm
RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $

Travel back in time and explore the history of Richmond's first public cemetery. Learn about life in early Richmond as we walk the pathways of Richmond's...

SPARC Pop-Up Class
11am
RVA Northside , $

Grades: 2nd to 4th Join us for a morning of theatrical fun in SPARC's outdoor classroom! SPARC's fantastic teaching artists will lead a socially distant...

Voter Registration @ BHMVA
11am
Free

Tuesday, November 3 is less than two months from now. When that day comes, will you be ready to cast your vote? There's still time to register. In...

"Needs and Wants" view of installed work
12pm
RVA Southside , $

Artspace Artist Members will present artwork in a variety of media in an exhibition titled “Needs and Wants.” Work includes painting, photography,...

Coronal Plane - MDO (medium density overlay), poplar, LED lights, inkjet prints mounted on glass. By Cristin Millett
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts located in Manchester, announces three new exhibitions that will be installed and open to...

Richmond Folk Festival 2020
12pm
Free

The Richmond Folk Festival is one of Virginia's largest events, drawing visitors from all over the country to downtown Richmond's historic riverfront. The...

Virtual Event
Fiesta Workshops
1pm
Petersburg , Free

During the month of October PAAL is offering workshops with cultural crafts from the Dia de los Muertos celebration. Space is limited due to Covid...

Executive Director Sarah Whiting
1pm
RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $

Travel back in time and explore the history of Richmond's first public cemetery. Learn about life in early Richmond as we walk the pathways of Richmond's...

Marije Southerland as Harriet Tubman
1:30pm, 4pm
RVA Arts District , $

This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and challenges Harriet Tubman faced while courageously freeing herself and hundreds of others...

Be the Change: A Social Justice Book Club for Teens
2pm
Free

Tired of feeling like you have no control over what's going on in your community? Wanting to make a difference in the world around you? Be the Change, our...

Virtual Event
Celebrating the Full American Experience - through Fashion
2pm
Free

A continuation of the Woven Orbits edutainment learning series where we showcase some of America's ethnic, cultural and religious minorities. This short...

Virtual Event
Tunes on the Tracks - WKNDR
2pm
Ashland , $$, Prices Vary

The next installment of the Tunes on the Tracks concert series is coming up, featuring alt-rock band WKNDR! Ashland Theatre and the Hanover Arts and...

Marije Southerland as Harriet Tubman
4pm
RVA Arts District , $

This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and challenges Harriet Tubman faced while courageously freeing herself and hundreds of others...

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7:30pm
RVA The Fan , Prices Vary

ANN ​​Just in time for what's probably the most important election of our time, Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce the Richmond premiere of Holland...

Robyn O'Neill
7:30pm
$

Join us on Saturday, October 10th at 7:30PM for this special concert series streamed from YouTube in the comfort of your home! In partnership with our...

Virtual Event
The Second Coming of Joan of Arc
8pm
RVA Arts District , Prices Vary, $$

Joan of Arc led an army to victory at seventeen. At eighteen, she engineered the coronation of a king. At nineteen, she went up against the Catholic church…...

Saturday, October 10