Arts & culture, every day.


Saturday, May 8

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, $$
Virtual Event
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

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

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

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

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

Henrico , $
Mother's Day Weekend Celebration
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Mother’s Day Weekend Celebration at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden has many opportunities to spend time with mom and loved ones. Explore our new exhibition...

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

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
Virginia JAZZ: The Early Years Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center

VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years is a cultural feast of musical artists from Virginia who, from the early 1900s to the mid-1960s, played critical roles in...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
Fort Clifton Festival

Colonial Heights Recreation & Parks Department is excited to announce that the Ft. Clifton Festival is back in 2021. We hope you’ll visit our 2021 Fort...

Colonial Heights , Free
Basic Screenprinting
Studio Two Three

Curious about screenprinting? This is the intro class for you! Learn everything you need to churn out multiple copies of your design. You'll see how to coat...

RVA Northside , $$
April - May Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery

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
K Dance presents Yes! Dance Festival
K Dance

K Dance's 22nd annual YES! Dance Festival Kaye Weinstein Gary, Artistic Director Mon April 26, Tue April 27, Wed April 28 @ 7:30pm at Firehouse...

RVA The Fan , $
Greater Richmond Children's Choir
Richmond Public Library

All concerts are free and open to the public.

Virtual Event
Youth Spring Culture and Movement Classes

Culture 4 My Kids is offering culture and movement classes for our youth. We can't wait to see you guys! We will be hosting this event both in person at our...

Henrico , Free
Album Release Party!!

Our debut album RISING is out on April 30, so we're celebrating at Hardywood *outside* on Sat, May 8, from 6-8pm!! This album is a labor of great love and we...

RVA Downtown , Free
Spring Awakening, presented by VCUarts Theatre
Virginia Commonwealth University W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts

VCUarts Theatre presents Spring Awakening, an angsty rock musical adaptation about the trials and tribulations of teenage life, based on Frank Wedekind’s 19...

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Virtual Event

Saturday, May 8