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Friday, February 28

Best Unpublished Novel Contest
James River Writers

Do you have a completed unpublished novel that’s ready for recognition? Submit it to the Best Unpublished Novel Contest! The contest is open for submissions...

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CALL FOR ENTRIES - MARCH 2020 JURIED ALL MEDIA SHOW
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries for the March All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted...

Henrico , $
Call for applications: Creative-In-Residence
Children's Museum of Richmond

The Children's Museum is thrilled to announce an open call for applications for its next Creative In Residence. CREATIVE IN RESIDENCE OVERVIEW In 2019, the...

RVA Arts District , Free
Story Time - Carson
Appomattox Regional Library
5:30am

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Hopewell , Free
Half-Price Admission Days
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

There is plenty to see at the Garden in January and February! The warm and cozy Conservatory beckons with aromatic orchids, passion flowers and other...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
QUIRK RECEPTION: SUZANNA FIELDS + ALLAN ROSENBAUM
Quirk Gallery
9am

Join us on Thursday, February 20 for the opening reception of our next exhibitions featuring new work from Suzanna Fields (Main Gallery) and Allan Rosenbaum...

RVA Downtown , Free
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
February  2020 Art Exhibit
Richmond Public Library
10am

The following exhibit will be on display from Friday, February 7, 2020 through Tuesday, March 3, 2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Winging It - a photographer's view of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Meet us every Friday to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of knowledge and open for...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA East End , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
GalaxyCon Richmond 2020
12pm

GalaxyCon Richmond is back! Join in on the fun and over 300 hours of events like Q&As, Photo Ops, Live Cosplay Wrestling, Costume Contests, Fan Panels,...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
3pm

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
Watercolors for Kids
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Stop by at the end of each month for watercolors, music, and fun!

RVA East End , Free
Beyond Borders Performing Arts - Open Registration
5pm

Beyond Borders Performing Arts is a safe space for children, teens, and adults to explore the arts through Dance, Theater, and Voice. It is our goal to bring...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
Kinship with the River
Classical Revolution RVA
5:30pm

Experimental viola da gamba player Niccolo Seligmann performs music from his album "Kinship" (Split Log Productions) alongside artists from Classical...

RVA The Fan , Free
Playing Favorites, David Short will now be joining us!
Bella Arte Gallery
5:30pm

Join us as our resident artists & invited guest artists show their newly created original favorites. On Opening Night, Feb. 13 come hear David short, Jos...

Chesterfield , Free
RVA Clay
Art Works Gallery
6pm

The National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) is holding their 54th annual conference in Richmond this year. Ceramic artists from all over...

RVA Southside , Free
Liliana Farber: Proximal, Distal, Adrift
1708 Gallery
6pm

Liliana Farber: Proximal, Distal, Adrift February 28 – April 18, 2020 Opening Reception: Friday, February 28, 6 - 8 pm Curator Tours: Thursdays, March 12...

RVA Arts District , Free
Opening Reception | Murmurations + What We May Be
The Highpoint
6pm

MURMURATIONS in the Blackburn Gallery, featuring works by Isabelle Coppinger of Belle Ceramics, is an exploration of nature and is a study of form, weight,...

RVA Northside , Free
Streaming: art from our space to yours
Artspace
6pm

Artspace announces Streaming: art from our space to yours The gallery’s fifth annual fundraising art auction opens February 28 and ends with a gala event...

RVA Southside , $$, Prices Vary
Poetry Night at Cafe Zata
River City Poets
7pm

Poetry night returns! Meet River City Poets at our 4th Friday Manchester open mic home--700 Bainbridge St. No language or theme restriction. New voices...

RVA Southside , Free
TAKÁCS QUARTET
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

Takács Quartet, now entering its 45th season, is renowned for the vitality of its interpretations. The Financial Timesdescribed the quartet as “these players...

RVA West End , Prices Vary, $, $$
UNIVERSITY DANCERS 35TH ANNUAL CONCERT
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

In conjunction with the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts directed by Anne Van Gelder costume design by Johann Stegmeir lighting design...

RVA West End , Free
Making God Laugh
River City Community Players
8pm

River City Community Players presents Making God Laugh by Sean Grennan, with performances February 28 - March 8, 2020 (Friday and Saturday nights at 8:00 pm,...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
The Cake
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

Della makes cakes, not judgment calls – those she leaves to her husband, Tim. But when the girl she helped raise comes back home to North Carolina to get...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary, $, $$

Friday, February 28