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Saturday, May 16

Matt Phillips, “Fable”, 2019, Pigment and silica on canvas, 66 x 54 inches
Reynolds Gallery

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present "Closer to Song" from artist Matt Phillips. This virtual exhibition presents a selection of Phillips’s paintings on...

Free
Virtual Event
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Grace Arents Public Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

May 8-17, 2020 is National Public Gardens Week and we’re celebrating with activities for the whole family. Scroll down for the full schedule of...

Henrico , $
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
CANCELED - Abstract Painting Workshop
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join local artist Laura Mae Lucas for another awesome workshop! In this workshop you will learn what it is to create an abstract artwork, drawing...

RVA Downtown , Free
Canceled: Art Exhibit May 2020
Richmond Public Library
10am

Art Exhibit May 2020 The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, May 1, 2020, through Tuesday, June 2, 2020: Gellman Room—“A. M. STIMULI”— a...

RVA Downtown , Free
Lebanese Food Festival
10am

Glen Allen, VA - It’s Time for Tabouli at the 37th Lebanese Food Festival May 15-17, 2020 at St. Anthony’s Maronite Catholic Church, 10am-10pm Friday &...

Henrico , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
P.A.W.S. to Read with Sprite's Hero Therapy Dogs
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Sign up for a 20 minute slot to read to a therapy dog. Build reading confidence and have fun! This program is presented in partnership with Sprite's Hero....

RVA Southside , Free
 Baby Shark Live!
Altria Theater
2pm

Take an adventure into the sea with Baby Shark as he joins up with his friend Pinkfong to sing and dance through some of your favorite new and classic songs!...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $$
A Cozy Afternoon with Esme Addison and Mollie Cox Bryan
Fountain Bookstore
2pm

We love cozies at Fountain! Spend the afternoon with debut author Esme Addison and returning guest Mollie Cox Bryan as we chat about all things...

RVA Downtown , $
OVERTIME IMPROV
CSz Richmond
5:30pm

The Overtime Improv experience brings a unique twist on a show mixed with both long-form and short-form improv styles. Scenes and games based on audience...

RVA West End, Henrico , $
Richmond Ballet's STUDIO THREE
Richmond Ballet
6:30pm, 8:30pm

Scarred Bouquets Choreography by Katarzyna Skarpetowska Music by Johannes Brahms World Premiere by Val Caniparoli Audiences will be transfixed...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
ComedySportz RICHMOND vs SAN JOSE
CSz Richmond
7pm

Our VIRTUAL ComedySportz matches continue every weekend! Get your pay-what-you-can ticket on our website at http://www.cszrichmond.com/tickets so you can be...

Henrico, RVA West End , $, Free
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 , $
Richmond Ballet's STUDIO THREE
Richmond Ballet
8:30pm

Scarred Bouquets Choreography by Katarzyna Skarpetowska Music by Johannes Brahms World Premiere by Val Caniparoli Audiences will be transfixed...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary

Saturday, May 16