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Saturday, February 19

#ArtsHuntRVA
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
ArtSpace logo
Artspace
12am

Solo exhibitions by April Flanders, Donna Frostick, Hope Morgan and a group exhibition by ArtSpace Members. This event is at our new location: 2833-A...

Free
Call for Entries - March 2022 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries for the March 2022 ALL-Media Show juried. There is no theme for this exhibit. All...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Histories & Stories:  A Special Province by BAAAR

Histories and Stories: A Special Province features 13 award-winning artists who have come together to create distinguished, cultural-based art forms that...

Chesterfield , Free
Kid Kit: Shake Painting for Tods
Richmond Public Library

Shake it up this week and stop by the East End Branch to pick up a shake painting kit for your little one, and watch them learn how to use paper shapes,...

RVA East End , Free
Take & Make: Slime!
Richmond Public Library

Calling all slime lovers! Whether you're a slime expert or novice, join us as we get messy creating colorful slime to play with and mold. Be sure to stop...

RVA East End , Free
Yellow Finch
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8:30am

Community Science events like the Great Backyard Bird Count are important sources of information as we look at global warming and its effect on nature. The...

Henrico , Free
Bonsai Exhibit
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Explore the art of Bonsai with a unique opportunity to view specimen pieces from private collections including conifer, deciduous and tropical trees. The...

Henrico , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center
James River Art League
9am

Six talented member artists showcase their work at Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center January 5 through March 9, 2022.

Ashland, Chesterfield, Goochland, Henrico, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Love, the Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In February & March enjoy bonsai, orchids, and Love Letters, all included with regular Garden admission and free for members.

Henrico , Free
Art at the Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest
10am

Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest explores the American Studio Furniture Movement through the hands of furniture maker Sam Forrest...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Flicker
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present Flicker, an exhibition of new works by Sue Heatley. The show opens Friday, January 14 and will be on view at the...

Gideon Appah: Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes merges painter Gideon Appah's interest in Ghanaian popular culture with his own imagination, dreams, and fantasies. Newspaper...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
The five featured artists in the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center in January and February of 2022
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artists will exhibit their work at Crossroads Art Center during the months of January and February. An artist reception will be held on Friday,...

Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
Over Under Sideways Down
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Over Under Sideways Down, an exhibition of new works by Steven Cushner. The show opens Friday, January...

This is Fine...
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present This is fine…, an exhibition of new works by Heide Trepanier. The show opens Friday, January 14 and will be on view at...

Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
Children from around country gather to learn about different cultures
11am

2022 is here and we are excited to kick off our year with the “Meet The Natives” series! This virtual series will give children the unique opportunity to...

Virtual Event
Erlene Hendrix
Art Works Gallery
11am

It is our 19th year of the annual Simply Photography exhibit at Art Works. Artists from all over Virginia submit their photography showcasing a variety of...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
1st Drafts and Bagels - THE BARBER OF MOVILLE
12pm

1st Drafts and Bagels no reservations -- just show up $5 suggested donation at door ​​​Join us for mimosas and bagels and participate in the creative...

RVA The Fan
Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
RPL Local Authors: James Harris
Richmond Public Library
12pm

James Harris attended St Paul’s College and has a BA in Psychology. After his freshman year, he joined the Army. James has eight years of service with an...

RVA Downtown , Free
African Dance Workshop
Petersburg Area Art League
1pm

Akoma de Gado and Babadunjo Olagunke will facilitate a dance workshop on Feb. 19th at the Petersburg Area Art League/ Capiku Cultural Center. Fun for the...

Petersburg , $
Lights up logo- on the road
Pine Camp Art and Community Center, Pine Camp Art and Community Center
1pm

We're taking the Lights Up! Youth Series On the Road to Pine Camp Cultural Arts Center! Join us Saturday, February 19th at 1:00 PM for an afternoon of FREE...

Chesterfield, Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Our titles for 2022 have been selected. February's titel is The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George. (2015) Copies of this title are available at the...

RVA West End , Free
Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
1:30pm, 3pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
3pm

Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare presented by Broken Leg Theater
7pm

Celebrate Valentine's weekend with Broken Leg Theater as they present Shakespeare's most popular romantic comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Be whisked...

Chesterfield , $
RICHMOND BALLET: ROMEO & JULIET
Richmond Ballet
7pm

Choreography by Malcolm Burn Music by Sergei Prokofiev with Richmond Symphony Wide-eyed youth, overwhelming emotions, and tragic heartbreak take center...

RVA Downtown , $, Prices Vary
Official flyer
7pm

The Groove Lounge is a place where you can just be free. Eat and Socialize and dance like there is no tomorrow. Definitely invite friends out.. Also it is...

RVA West End , Free
Just the Ticket
River City Community Players
7:30pm

Susan, an eccentric sixty-year-old, decides to celebrate her birthday by repeating a journey to Australia she made with a group of friends when she was 20....

$
A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2
Virginia Rep's November Theatre
8pm

This riveting play is a sequel to Henrik Ibsen's famous A Doll’s House, a revolutionary 1879 portrait of marriage as a woman’s prison. It ended with Nora...

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Photo by John MacLellan
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

a world premiere by Kari Barclay; February 9 – March 5, 2022 The witches are up to something in the small-town South. When Marsha moves from Berkeley to...

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anne frank
8pm

The Fort Lee Playhouse is excited to announce the opening of our third Mainstage production of the 2021-2022 season, “The Diary of Anne Frank.” This drama...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Prince George , $
Improv Speed Date
CSz Richmond
10pm

6 Improvisors all meeting for the first time will get a chance to go on a 'Date' with each other. Will improv magic happen? Will they find their improv soul...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, February 19