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Saturday, November 21

Craft + Design Online, Presented by the Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Visual Arts Center of Richmond

This fall, the Visual Arts Center of Richmond is hosting Craft + Design Online, a virtual craft show, November 20-29 at visarts.org! Kick off the holiday...

Free
Virtual Event
Gingerbread Design Competition
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design

Registration deadline extended to December 4th! That means more time to get your team together and start brainstorming! Grab your whisk and rolling pin, The...

Free
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

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
Positive Thinking: a virtual concert
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Featuring flutist Brandon Patrick George, guitarist John Marcel Williams, and cellist James Wilson, this charming concert is sure to bring you joy and...

$
Virtual Event
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Virtual Event
CLAVES UNIDOS FREE COMMUNITY CLASS | LIVE VIA ZOOM ONLY
Dogtown Dance Theatre
9am

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

RVA Southside , Free
Virtual Event
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Finding A Place to Rest in the Middle of Things: Half Day Online Retreat
The Innerwork Center
9:30am

Saturday, November 21, 9:30am-1:30pm Facilitators: Philip Davidson, PhD and Alison Shapiro, MBA This program will be held on Zoom. Please register to...

$$$, Prices Vary
Virtual Event
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...

$
RESEARCH SPRINT  History Unfolded: U.S. Newspapers & the Holocaust
Library of Virginia
10am

Volunteer to help uncover history with us! What did Virginia newspapers report about Nazi persecution during the 1930s and 1940s? In partnership with the...

Free
Virtual Event
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

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

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Church Tour
St. John's Church
12pm, 2pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA East End , $
Sara Henry
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Breakthrough by Sara Henry is the featured exhibit in October. Sara is from Alaska, now lives in Arkansas and brings her three dimensional ceramic paintings...

RVA Southside , Free
Photo by Clara Swartz
St. John's Church
1pm

Learn about life in early Richmond as we walk the pathways of Richmond's first cemetery. Meet fascinating people like Elizabeth Arnold Poe, George Wythe, and...

RVA East End , $
Be the Change: A Social Justice Book Club for Teens
Richmond Public Library
2pm

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...

Free
Virtual Event
Church Tour
St. John's Church
2pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA East End , $
SAILDANCE
Firehouse Theatre
2pm, 7pm

SAILDANCE Fri Nov 20 @ 7pm Sat Nov 21 @ 2pm & 7pm (+live stream) Sun Nov 22 @ 2pm (+live stream) ​ SAILDANCE is a satellite company of the Appomattox...

RVA The Fan , $$
Virginia Conservatory For Creaitve And Performing Arts Virtual Playwriting Class - Ages 18+
3:30pm

VIRTUAL PLAYWRITING - AGES 18+ Would you like to have your plays ready to submit to Virtual Theatre Festivals like Prism Stage Company, Adirondack Theatre...

$$
Virtual Event
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet
5pm, 8:30pm

Studio Series: November will highlight the diversity of repertoire for which Richmond Ballet is known. Artistic Director Stoner Winslett’s Rachmaninoff...

RVA Downtown , $$, Prices Vary
SAILDANCE
Firehouse Theatre
7pm

SAILDANCE Fri Nov 20 @ 7pm Sat Nov 21 @ 2pm & 7pm (+live stream) Sun Nov 22 @ 2pm (+live stream) ​ SAILDANCE is a satellite company of the Appomattox...

RVA The Fan , $$
SAILDANCE - virtual
Firehouse Theatre
7pm

SAILDANCE Sat Nov 21 @ 7pm (live stream) Sun Nov 22 @ 2pm (live stream) ​ SAILDANCE is a satellite company of the Appomattox Regional Governor's School...

$$
Virtual Event
Third Saturday Ballroom Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

Monthly dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, a non-profit devoted to the promotion of ballroom dancing as a sport and as a recreational...

Henrico , $
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Classical Revolution RVA's Birthday Week 2020
Classical Revolution RVA
8:15pm

We might not be able to party in-person, but that won't stop us from celebrating our annual Birthday Week. Tune in each evening during November 16 - 22 to a...

Free
Virtual Event
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet
8:30pm

Studio Series: November will highlight the diversity of repertoire for which Richmond Ballet is known. Artistic Director Stoner Winslett’s Rachmaninoff...

RVA Downtown , $$, Prices Vary

Saturday, November 21