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Events

Friday, September 3

Hispanic and Latino American Call For Entries All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Call for Entries Online Only: Sept. 1 - 20th Show Online Only: October 1 - 31, 2021 For more information:...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Kid Kit: Apple Glitter Jars
Richmond Public Library

Stop by the East End Branch after a long, hard first week of school and pick up a fun, sparkly Apple Glitter Jar kit! Fill out This Form to request a kit!...

RVA East End , Free
Liberty or Death Church tours
St. John's Church
3am, 10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

RVA Downtown , $
Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community
9am

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community, a unique exhibition of photographs at the Library of Virginia, celebrates the extraordinary cultural diversity...

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 , $
Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

With its 60 plus razor-sharp teeth, bone-crushing jaws and starring role in a blockbuster film series, T. rex is arguably the world’s most popular dinosaur....

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Ibrahim Ahmed: It Will Always Come Back to You
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

In his first U.S. institutional exhibition It Will Always Come Back to You Kuwaiti-born, Giza-based artist Ibrahim Ahmed invites you to explore powerful...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Black History Museum
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Violins of Hope Musicians
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

Violins of Hope is a touring exhibition dedicated to initiating deeper, more meaningful conversations about tolerance and social justice while educating...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Liberty or Death Church tours
St. John's Church
10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

RVA Downtown , $
Heidi Nunnally for Dog Days of Summer
Art Works Gallery
11am

See 4 new exhibits and tour 80 artist studios. Admission is free and open to the public Tuesdays - Sundays 11 am - 5 pm. Exhibits include: James River...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Liberty or Death Church tours
St. John's Church
12pm, 1:30pm

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

RVA Downtown , $
Liberty or Death Church tours
St. John's Church
1:30pm

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

RVA Downtown , $
Monet Inspired Sponge Painting
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm, 4pm

Join us at the East End Branch as we paint our own mini masterpieces! Every other week we will be learning how to create a different work of art! This...

RVA East End , Free
CANCELLED Little Artist First Fridays at Hull Street Library
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Stop by Hull Street Library for the Little Artist First Fridays art event! Bring your child or tween artist so they can contribute a drawing to our mural...

RVA Southside , Free
Monet Inspired Sponge Painting
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us at the East End Branch as we paint our own mini masterpieces! Every other week we will be learning how to create a different work of art! This...

RVA East End , Free
First Fridays Art Walk
RVA First Fridays
5pm

Join us for the Downtown Neighborhood's monthly art walk! Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and...

RVA Arts District , Free
Haseeb Ahmed: Interior Weathers
5pm

Interior Weathers is an immersive exhibition where visitors will experience a cascade of interior atmospheric events within 1708. A sound composition,...

RVA Arts District , Free
"Exuberance" acrylic painting by Ellen Wakefield
Uptown Gallery
5pm

Variety is on tap this month at Uptown Gallery: Featured Artist Ellen Wakefield's glorious, color-suffused acrylics of flowers are sure to boost your mood in...

RVA The Fan , Free
First Friday - Art Reception
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

First Fridays, a monthly opening-night reception for all the artists of the library’s galleries, is part of a night of events through the Arts Districts. The...

RVA Downtown , Free
Desiree Roots (left) plays Ella to Scott Wichmann's Frank in Ella and Her Fella Frank
8pm

Inspired by the late Randy Strawderman’s 1999 hit musical of the same name, Ella and Her Fella Frank invites you to a heavenly concert with Ella Fitzgerald...

RVA Arts District

Friday, September 3