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Saturday, December 5

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
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, $$
Dogtown Dance Theatre

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

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

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

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
Come see the Office of William Winfree in holiday decor!
Chesterfield Historical Society

Start off the holiday season with a FREE holiday tour at Magnolia Grange. Learn about holiday traditions in the 1920s. See the ornaments that were used, hear...

Chesterfield , Free
Santa's North Pole
Montpelier Center for the Arts

Join us on Saturday, December 5th at our Santa's North Pole and Holiday Market! Get a jump start on your shopping with a huge array of local vendors and...

Ashland, Goochland , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities

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, 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
Local Love Holiday Market at Alma's RVA
Alma's RVA

Starting 11/28 and running through 12/19, join us at Alma's RVA for our weekly Local Love Holiday Markets! November 28 : Get Cozy, Nest & Self...

RVA Northside , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery

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
Be the Change: A Social Justice Book Club for Teens
Richmond Public Library

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
CANCELLED - Gellman Room Concert Livestream: The Richmond Boys Choir 24th Annual Concert
Richmond Public Library

This event has been cancelled The Richmond Boys Choir perform their 24th annual concert - a holiday tradition at the Richmond Public Library. This event...

Virtual Event
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

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 , $
Table at Agecroft Hall
Agecroft Hall

Bellycheer! Feasting in England 1580-1640 is a tour celebrating food and dining. Is food medicine? In a 17th century country house, food and medicine were...

Annual Tree Lighting
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

Saturday, December 5, 2020, 4:00 pm Sunday, December 6, 2020, 4:00 pm Join us for the Joy of Illumination on December 5-6th from 4-6pm at The Cultural Arts...

Henrico , Free
First Saturday Ballroom Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006

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...

RVA West End , $
Let It Snow! The Brass Edition
Richmond Symphony

Join the Richmond Symphony for this magical annual holiday tradition the whole family will love. This year the Brass musicians polish their instruments and...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players

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

Saturday, December 5