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Friday, November 27

Sara Henry
Art Works Gallery

On November 27th, celebrate the holidays with us. It’s Black Friday and the Made in RVA Holiday Gallery at Art Works opens. You’ll find handmade gift items...

RVA Southside , Free
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
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
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
43rd Annual Model Railroad Show
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Choo choo! Everyone’s favorite Thanksgiving weekend tradition will be back! The 43rd Annual Model Railroad Show presented by Dominion Energy is a great time...

RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary
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...

$
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
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Painted Rocks!
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Come join us as we tap into our creativity and use colorful sharpies or paint pens to transform our rocks into pieces of art! All supplies included....

RVA Southside , Free
Beneath Natural Bridge by Donna Frostick
Art Works Gallery
6pm

Natural Bridge in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley is one of the world’s most iconic geological formations. It has been visited by hundreds of thousands, and...

RVA Southside , Free
Michael Hawkins-bass; James Gates-sax; Billy Williams-drums; Dr. Weldon Hill-piano
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
7pm

Virginia Museum of Arts and Richmond Jazz Society present VA's finest Jazz artists in a 1-hour performance and informal chat with VMFA host Robert Phanord....

Free
Virtual Event
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

Friday, November 27