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Saturday, March 4

Celebrate Women's History Month at VMFA

March is Women’s History Month, and VMFA’s growing collection includes the voices and stories of women artists across time and cultures. Throughout March,...

RVA Arts District , Free
Creative  Art Time- Shamrock Rings
Richmond Public Library

Learn to make cool Shamrock Rings just in time for St. Patrick's day. This is an ongoing project so just stop by the children's dept. and make your own...

RVA Downtown , Free
LEGO Club
Richmond Public Library

Come by any time every other Saturday at the Ginter Park Library to unleash your creativity. We provide the LEGOs, you provide the imagination!

RVA Northside , Free
Youth Art Month
Richmond Public Library

Stop by any of our Richmond Public Libraries during the month of March to see some amazing art by Richmond Public School Students.

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

Artists from the James River Art League will exhibit their beautiful artwork created under the show's theme, "Serenity and Mediative Works". Please visit the...

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
Library of Virginia Exhibition | 200 Years, 200 Stories
Library of Virginia
9am

The Library of Virginia, one of the oldest state libraries and archives in the nation, will mark its bicentennial in 2023 with a free exhibition — 200 Years,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Church Tours
St. John's Church
9:30am

Visit St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry and his 'Liberty or Death" speech in...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
FORGING FREEDOM, JUSTICE, and EQUALITY 40th Anniversary Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

Forging Freedom, Justice, and Equality is a riveting interactive, multi-themed immersion into the Black experience in the history of the Commonwealth of...

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 , $
Genworth Lights Up! Youth Series
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance
10am

Inspire a young artist in your life with FREE visual and performing arts workshops. The Genworth Lights Up! Youth Series continues Saturday, March 4th...

RVA Southside , Free
Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art is the first exhibition to explore the instrument’s symbolism in American art from the early 19th century to the...

RVA Arts District , $
Come, Read To OLLIE The Dog! PUP READers
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

~Ollie loves to listen to kids read!~ On Saturday, March 4th at 10:30am- 11:30am, Ollie and his 2-legged buddy, Landon (from PUP READers)- will be at the...

RVA Northside , Free
Cary Loving
Art Works Gallery
11am

Three artists, three mediums, three different styles. In February Cary Loving shows us how to view nature in a different way. Lizzie Brown in her exhibit,...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Quilting Workshop with Unicia Buster
11am

Join us at The Branch Museum to create a one-of-kind miniature art quilt with textile artist Unicia Buster. You will be using the log cabin pattern which...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $$
READY READERS at Hull Street Library
Richmond Public Library
11am

Ready Readers are elementary-age children learning the joy of books through reading. Two Saturdays in every month from 11 am to 12:15 pm children in grades...

RVA Southside , Free
1st Drafts and Bagels - THE MAN WHO EATS BOOKS
Firehouse Theatre
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 , $
Hanging Artwork for the Silent Auction
Anne’s Visual Art Studio
12pm, 6pm

Throughout the pandemic Local Artists Generously Donated their pieces to help the gallery. Please join us for a Gala evening of Art, Live Music &...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Artspace Gallery Community Art Day!
Artspace
1pm

March 4, 1:00-3:00 p.m. … Come celebrate Jazz music during our Community Art Day. Paint to some instrumental Jazz music, make some “jazzy" art using...

Free
Cinema Saturdays: Frozen
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Come join us at the Ginter Park Library for a bi-weekly free movie. This week's movie is: Frozen

RVA Northside , Free
Lego Club
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Come by Hull Street to unleash your creativity. We will provide the LEGO's you provide the imagination!

RVA Southside , Free
River City Taiko
Perkinson Center for the Arts & Education
2pm

The Perkinson Center is excited to welcome River City Taiko back to our Jimmy Dean Theater! River City Taiko Saturday, March 4, 2023 2pm *After the...

Chesterfield , Free
SHE PERSISTED, THE MUSICAL
Virginia Repertory Theatre
2pm

Fourth-grader Naomi's field trip to a Women's History Museum turns into a time travel adventure where she encounters inspirational women who have overcome...

RVA Northside, RVA West End , $$
Sensory Friendly
CSz Richmond
2pm

ComedySportz® Sensory Friendly presents our popular ComedySportz® match (two teams of improvisors going head to head for points, laughs, and your love). It’s...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
A Soldier's Play
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
2:30pm, 8pm

1982 Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama. In a segregated Louisiana army camp in 1944, the murder of a rancorous Black sergeant stirs deep-seated animosity and...

Chesterfield , $$
THE COCKTAIL HOUR By A.R. Gurney
River City Community Players
2:30pm, 7:30pm

In THE COCKTAIL HOUR, John, a playwright, returns to his family’s house, bringing with him a new play which he has written about them. His purpose is to...

$
Hanging Artwork for the Silent Auction
Anne’s Visual Art Studio
6pm

Throughout the pandemic Local Artists Generously Donated their pieces to help the gallery. Please join us for a Gala evening of Art, Live Music &...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
ComedySportz
CSz Richmond
6pm

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 , $
1st Saturday Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

This is a ballroom dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, Inc., an organization that promotes ballroom dancing in over 140 chapters across the...

Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $
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 , $
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 , $
WTF? Burlesque
Firehouse Theatre
7pm

Burlesque Right Meow presents: WTF? Burlesque Saturday March 4 @ 7:30pm $20 in advance, $25 day of show $30 VIP tickets (includes reserved seating in the...

Ashland, Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $
Burlesque Right Meow presents WTF? BURLESQUE
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

Burlesque Right Meow presents: WTF? Burlesque Saturday March 4 @ 7:30pm $20 in advance, $25 day of show $30 VIP tickets (includes reserved seating in the...

RVA The Fan , $
THE COCKTAIL HOUR By A.R. Gurney
River City Community Players
7:30pm

In THE COCKTAIL HOUR, John, a playwright, returns to his family’s house, bringing with him a new play which he has written about them. His purpose is to...

$
A Soldier's Play
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

1982 Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama. In a segregated Louisiana army camp in 1944, the murder of a rancorous Black sergeant stirs deep-seated animosity and...

Chesterfield , $$
AFTER DECEMBER
Virginia Repertory Theatre
8pm

When a particle collider deep beneath the earth’s surface malfunctions, a mysterious woman appears. She cannot say where she’s from or how she got here; she...

$$
HATTheatre presents, LEWISTON
HATTheatre
8pm

HATTheatre presents, as a part of its 30th Season, LEWISTON by Samuel D. Hunter Set next to a rural highway in Idaho at a dilapidated fireworks stand,...

RVA West End , $$, Prices Vary

Saturday, March 4