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Events

Saturday, May 23

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Mocking Bird and Cardinal
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8am

The earlier hours are designed to provide garden experiences away from the heat of the day. They are also excellent times for photography, birdwatching and...

Henrico , $
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 , $
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 , $
4th Friday Virtual Art Exhibit @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
10am

Our theme for the May 2020 All Media Show, focuses on mothers and is entitled Mother, May I? We have asked artists to think about: the makings of a good...

Free
Virtual Event
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
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Richmond Performing Arts Alliance
10am

Join RPAA as we partner with artists all over the Richmond community for a VIRTUAL EXTRAVAGANZA! To wrap up the 2019-20 season of the Genworth Lights Up!...

Free
Virtual Event
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 , $
Saturday Folktales
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun-filled adventure, as we explore folk tales and fairtales from around the world! Enjoy global songs, rhymes, and activities for all ages...

RVA Southside , Free
Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Richmond Chapter Meeting
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Regular Membership Meeting: Greater Richmond, VA, Chapter, Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS)

RVA Downtown , Free
Cinema Saturdays!
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Cinema Saturday at the Ginter Park Branch Library! Popcorn and juiceboxes available while supplies last.

RVA Northside , Free
Transcribe-a-thon
Library of Virginia
12pm

Join other volunteers to transcribe handwritten pages by reading written text and typing it into digital form. Participate in enhancing access to collections...

RVA Downtown , Free
Tom Hennessy Rose
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1pm

Enjoy displays of specimen roses and get advice from consulting experts at the rose show.

Henrico , $
Watch & Draw COMICS CLUB!
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Test your comics making skills while watching a movie at the Hull Street Library. Every 4th Saturday come watch an exciting movie based on a comic and make a...

RVA Southside , Free
Digital Photography
Studio Two Three
4pm

Learn the basics of DSLR photography (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, lens coverage, touch on flash photography) in this 2-day course. Please...

RVA Northside , $$
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 , $
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
An American Landscape
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

AN AMERICAN LANDSCAPE a script-in-hand workshop written by Neal Gallini-Burdick directed by Patrick Regal Sat, May 23 @ 7:30pm Sun, May 24 @...

RVA Arts District , $

Saturday, May 23