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Sunday, May 16

BRAND YOURSELF: An Encore! Master Class with Karen A. Chase
James River Writers

Every author needs an author-centered (not book-centered) marketing plan, regardless of how you publish, how many books you have, or in which genre. That...

Prices Vary, $$
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, $$
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Visit Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden for the celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and...

Henrico , $
Exhibit - Beyond the Blue Pony
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
9am

On exhbit May 1 - June 30 at The Cultural Arts Center. Centered on the image of a blue horse seemingly dancing with joy, this exhibit focuses on the artist’s...

Henrico , Free
Serenity Show logo
9am

If you’re interested in making a room your own sanctuary, we have a gentle suggestion…place art on your walls that caresses your soul. To help create an...

Henrico , Free
Image by Tom Hennessy
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience 50 acres of cultivated gardens, woodland paths and wild spaces along with the interconnectedness of people, plants and water. Restore yourself...

Henrico , $
Harold Mendez: Let us gather in a flourishing way
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Let us gather in a flourishing way is a 10-year survey of Los Angeles-based artist Harold Mendez (b. 1977, Chicago). Comprising a selection of nearly 20...

RVA Arts District , Free
April - May Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The plan for the Spring exhibits at Art Works is to go BIG and have fun. With that said, the APRIL 2021 BIG ALL MEDIA ART SHOW will be in the main gallery....

RVA Southside , Free
Spring Forward Pop-Up Masterclass Day
KARAR DANCE COMPANY, KARAR DANCE COMPANY
12pm

Join Karar Dance Company for our Spring Forward Pop-Up Masterclass Day on Sunday, May 16 at Studio4 Dance Center! It's been too long since we've moved...

Chesterfield, Henrico , $
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet
1pm, 4:30pm

Originally slated to appear in our April 2020 New Works Festival, Alvin Ailey-trained Levi Marsman makes his Richmond Ballet choreographic debut with a world...

RVA Downtown , $
NATURE ZINES Workshop at Maymont 05/16
Richmond Young Writers
2pm

Learn to fold a miniature zine (DIY booklet) from one sheet of paper, then make it into your own awesome zine with words and drawings! As we walk through the...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $$
River City Poets
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
2pm

As part of "M&T Bank: RESTORE: the Healing Power of Nature," enjoy poetry by River City Poets from 2-3:30 p.m. on the Flagler Garden Lawn. ***Please note...

Henrico , $
FREE Community Concert with Petersburg Symphony Ensembles
Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
4pm

The City of Hopewell is sponsoring this annual concert again at the Beacon Theatre with the PSO String Quartet, PSO Woodwind Quintet, and Bonefire Trombone...

Hopewell , Free
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet
4:30pm

Originally slated to appear in our April 2020 New Works Festival, Alvin Ailey-trained Levi Marsman makes his Richmond Ballet choreographic debut with a world...

RVA Downtown , $

Sunday, May 16