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Saturday, March 12

#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
Asian American & Pacific Islander Artists Call for Artists
Crossroads Art Center

March 1- 31, 2022 Call For Entries Online Show: May 1 - 31, 2022 Celebrate the exceptional historical and contemporary creative cultural contributions made...

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
Get Crafty Together: Puzzle Piece Canvas
Richmond Public Library

Create this colorful personalized craft by monogramming a canvas using puzzle pieces! Perfect for hanging on your walls, in your locker -- or anywhere,...

RVA East End , 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: Leprechaun Ice Cream
Richmond Public Library

Enjoy a kit full of items to turn your plain old ice cream into a tasty, chilly St. Patrick's Day treat! Request your kit here! Available March 11th -...

RVA East End , Free
Collect all the buttons!
Lamb Center for Arts and Healing

You can now find wearable art featuring the work of local artists at the Hopewell and Prince George Breez-In Convenience Stores locations! Inside these...

Hopewell , $
PICTURING WOMEN INVENTORS EXHIBIT
Richmond Public Library

JOIN US in celebrating Women's History Month! Throughout the month of March, the Richmond Public Law Library will host the Picturing Women Inventors Exhibit...

RVA Downtown , 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
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
Give 1, Get 1 Community Art Project - Mosaics Workshop
10am

Create a beautiful stain glass mosaic glass light box to take home and help create a mosaic bird bath to leave at The Montpelier Center's community garden....

Ashland, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Arts District , $
James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center - January/February 2022
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artist-members of James River Art League (JRAL) are featured at the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of January and...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , Free
James River Art League March-April 2022 Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artists from the James River Art League (JRAL) will exhibit new work in the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of March...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
Japanese Book Binding Kit
Richmond Public Library
10am

Ever wanted to create a book in the ancient Japanese style? Here is your chance to create and become your own author. All the directions and supplies you...

RVA Downtown , Free
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
Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
10am

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 Henry...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
Cyanotype Printing with Liz Zhang
11am

In this workshop, participants will explore the medium of cyanotypes and photographic contact printing at The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design with...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan
Michael O’Neal
Art Works Gallery
11am

In February Michael O’Neal, teacher, scholar, and master painter will present New Works in Art Works’ main gallery. Carolyn Pitts will exhibit a new body of...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Celtic Festival
12pm

We are so excited to announce our Celtic Festival is returning on March 12, 2022! Come join us to celebrate the best of Celtic, Irish, and Scottish culture,...

Ashland, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $
What Just Happened. Elaine Rogers, oil and wax on panel, 20 x 24 in.
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery, continues its 2022 exhibition season with a set of solo exhibitions featuring artists that use their work to...

Free
Irish Dancers sharing their energy.
Montpelier Center for the Arts
12pm

A wonderful celebration of all things Celtic. There will be dance, music, games, sports, crafts, food, and exibits.

Ashland, Hanover , $
"COMPULSORY MEASURES" - ARTIST TALK
2pm

"COMPULSORY MEASURES" - ARTIST TALK Saturday, March 12, from 2-3pm at The Cultural Arts Center | Free Event! Join us for a special artist talk with...

Henrico , Free
Photo by Brinkhoff-Mogenburg
2pm, 8pm

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...

Prices Vary
BAAAR Lecture Series - Making African American Art: An Analysis of the Philosophy, Artwork, and Artists of BAAAR
3pm

Featured art: Birth of a Nation by Sir James Thornhill Join us at the Perk with P. Muzi Branch, William E. Johnson, and Sir James Thornhill as they...

Chesterfield , Free
YES! Dance Festival
Firehouse Theatre
3pm, 7:30pm

The 2022 edition of YES! Dance Festival features a combination of live and digital works by 2nd Best Dance Company (Hannah Garner, NYC, NY - live),...

Special Event: Movie "Unsilenced" followed by Q&A with director Leon Lee
4pm

An edge-of-your-seat thriller based on true events, "Unsilenced" tells the story a jaded American reporter and a group of college students in Beijing. When...

$
ComedySportz
CSz Richmond
7pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Jane Franklin Dance Presents: HERE
Dogtown Dance Theatre
7pm

Jane Franklin Dances presents HERE: New works share a leitmotif of optimism for improving our footprint on the planet and in connection with one another....

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , $$$
Philip Baraoidan with art by Richmond based visual artist, Steve Ferretti
Dogtown Dance Theatre
7pm

New works share a leitmotif of optimism for improving our footprint on the planet and in connection with one another. Experience the real, personal journeys...

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
“A CLOSER WALK WITH PATSY CLINE” PRESENTED BY HENRICO THEATRE COMPANY
7pm

Tickets $18 at www.artsglenallen.com or 804-261-ARTS Performances: March 4-5 at 7pm, March 6 at 3pm, March 10-12 at 7pm, and March 13 at 3pm. A musical...

Henrico , $
YES! Dance Festival
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

The 2022 edition of YES! Dance Festival features a combination of live and digital works by 2nd Best Dance Company (Hannah Garner, NYC, NY - live),...

Photo by Brinkhoff-Mogenburg
8pm

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...

Prices Vary
Late Night Laughs
CSz Richmond
10pm

Late night improv comedy for adults. The host and improvisers use suggestions from the audience and walk the fine line for your enjoyment. Leave the kids and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, March 12