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Friday, December 4

ART 180's Atlas Holiday Market
Art180

Our annual holiday market returns, featuring art, handmade jewelry, cards, and gifts by 20+ local artists from ART 180’s extended family. Take care of all...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
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...

$$
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, $$
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
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
BHC’s Gingerbread House Challenge
12pm

The Gingerbread House Challenge dares households, neighbors, families, pandemic pods, and small, socially distanced groups to literally display your holiday...

Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
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 , $
Road to Renewal_K. Miller
Uptown Gallery
5pm

Artists, like others, have been affected by COVID and recent social upheaval, but we all need & look forward to a renewal, whether it is a new social or...

RVA The Fan , Free
Danez Smith
Richmond Public Library
7pm

The Richmond Public Library is thrilled to host poet Danez Smith this December. Danez Smith is a Black, Queer, Poz writer & performer from St. Paul, MN....

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, December 4