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December 4, 2020 - January 2, 2021

Friday, December 4

ART 180's Atlas Holiday Market
Art180

Our annual holiday market returns, featuring art, handmade jewelry, cards, and gifts by 20+ local artists from ART 180’s extended family. Take care of all...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Gingerbread Design Competition
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design

Registration deadline extended to December 4th! That means more time to get your team together and start brainstorming! Grab your whisk and rolling pin, The...

Free
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
BHC’s Gingerbread House Challenge
12pm

The Gingerbread House Challenge dares households, neighbors, families, pandemic pods, and small, socially distanced groups to literally display your holiday...

Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Road to Renewal_K. Miller
Uptown Gallery
5pm

Artists, like others, have been affected by COVID and recent social upheaval, but we all need & look forward to a renewal, whether it is a new social or...

RVA The Fan , Free
Danez Smith
Richmond Public Library
7pm

The Richmond Public Library is thrilled to host poet Danez Smith this December. Danez Smith is a Black, Queer, Poz writer & performer from St. Paul, MN....

Free
Virtual Event
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Saturday, December 5

Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
CLAVES UNIDOS FREE COMMUNITY CLASS | LIVE VIA ZOOM ONLY
Dogtown Dance Theatre
9am

African roots community dance class fusing Caribbean and African rhythms. COMPANY: CLAVES UNIDOS CONTACT: dance@clavesunidos.com

RVA Southside , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Come see the Office of William Winfree in holiday decor!
Chesterfield Historical Society
10am

Start off the holiday season with a FREE holiday tour at Magnolia Grange. Learn about holiday traditions in the 1920s. See the ornaments that were used, hear...

Chesterfield , Free
Santa's North Pole
Montpelier Center for the Arts
10am

Join us on Saturday, December 5th at our Santa's North Pole and Holiday Market! Get a jump start on your shopping with a huge array of local vendors and...

Ashland, Goochland , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Local Love Holiday Market at Alma's RVA
Alma's RVA
12pm

Starting 11/28 and running through 12/19, join us at Alma's RVA for our weekly Local Love Holiday Markets! November 28 : Get Cozy, Nest & Self...

RVA Northside , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Be the Change: A Social Justice Book Club for Teens
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Tired of feeling like you have no control over what's going on in your community? Wanting to make a difference in the world around you? Be the Change, our...

Free
Virtual Event
CANCELLED - Gellman Room Concert Livestream: The Richmond Boys Choir 24th Annual Concert
Richmond Public Library
2pm

This event has been cancelled The Richmond Boys Choir perform their 24th annual concert - a holiday tradition at the Richmond Public Library. This event...

Free
Virtual Event
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Table at Agecroft Hall
Agecroft Hall
4pm

Bellycheer! Feasting in England 1580-1640 is a tour celebrating food and dining. Is food medicine? In a 17th century country house, food and medicine were...

$
Annual Tree Lighting
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
4pm

Saturday, December 5, 2020, 4:00 pm Sunday, December 6, 2020, 4:00 pm Join us for the Joy of Illumination on December 5-6th from 4-6pm at The Cultural Arts...

Henrico , Free
First Saturday Ballroom Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

Monthly dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, a non-profit devoted to the promotion of ballroom dancing as a sport and as a recreational...

RVA West End , $
Let It Snow! The Brass Edition
Richmond Symphony
8pm

Join the Richmond Symphony for this magical annual holiday tradition the whole family will love. This year the Brass musicians polish their instruments and...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Sunday, December 6

Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Illuminate Richmond Mind-Body-Spirit-Arts Festival
10am

Enjoy the finest of local holistic wellness practitioners, products & amazing artisans of all kinds. Shop, sample and delight your senses! Practitioners...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
FREE COMMUNITY MODERN CLASS
Dogtown Dance Theatre
11am

Modern dance technique class taught by RVA Dance Collective and rotating guest instructors. Open to dancers of all levels and ages. For more information...

RVA Southside , Free
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Annual Tree Lighting
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
4pm

Saturday, December 5, 2020, 4:00 pm Sunday, December 6, 2020, 4:00 pm Join us for the Joy of Illumination on December 5-6th from 4-6pm at The Cultural Arts...

Henrico , Free
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
4pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
FREE Community Belly Dance Class with Ajna Tribal
Ajna Tribal
5:30pm

Come join Missy Moore and Stephanie Fogner from Ajna Tribal in a unique type of folkloric belly dance in which you learn the “vocabulary” (moves) of the...

RVA Southside , Free

Monday, December 7

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA West End , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
The Innerwork Center
5:30pm

Mondays, October 19-December 14, 5:30-7:45pm Retreat Day: December 5 10 am - 3 pm Facilitators: Susan Wilkes PhD & John Taylor Layering stresses from your...

$$$, Prices Vary
RVA Baroque - Musical Poetry, Poetical Music, and a Prayer
7:30pm

10 seats available for the live performance at Firehouse + live streamed RVA Baroque presents a concert where Shakespeare meets Tori Amos and harpsichord...

RVA The Fan , $

Tuesday, December 8

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Downtown , Free
LIVE Book Babies and Toddlers Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us LIVE via Zoom for an interactive Book Babies and Toddler storytime. We will be doing lap bounce rhymes, songs, stories, and movement. Please register...

Free
Virtual Event
Toddler & Preschool Free Paint
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us in the Belmont meeting room, and let your little one’s imagination go wild! Because let’s be honest, who doesn’t like to get a little messy? Second...

RVA West End , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11:15am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Downtown , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Virtual Teen Trivia
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Join us for a fun game of trivia for teens 12-18! Just grab a pen and paper, round up some teammates, or join by yourself and have fun. Participants will...

Free
Virtual Event
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Virtual Movement Class
Firehouse Theatre, Firehouse Theatre
6pm

Virtual Movement Class with Kaye Tues, December 8 / 6pm to 7pm Join us for a VIRTUAL movement exploration class with Kaye Weinstein Gary, artistic director...

Free
Virtual Event
CARDIO HIP HOP DANCE
Dogtown Dance Theatre
7pm

Enjoy 60-minutes of follow-along, sweat-drenched hip hop. This super fun, high energy class will have you dancing your butt off while melting those...

RVA Southside , $
Shockoe Sessions Live
JAMinc
7:30pm

Tune in to The Shockoe Sessions Live every Tuesday evening at 7:30 PM on inyourearstudios channel on YouTube! or on Facebook Sept 22nd - The Legendary...

Free
Virtual Event
The Band's Visit
7:30pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
In-Person | Virtual Weekly Bachata Footwork (all levels)
Dogtown Dance Theatre
8pm

Bachata is a popular dance that originated in the Dominican Republic. This class is open to all skill levels of dancers. Footwork will start out easy and...

RVA Southside , $

Wednesday, December 9

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
PreSchool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

RVA Northside , Free
Storytime!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun, interactive storytime with Ms. Lisa! All ages are welcome!

RVA Southside , Free
Wonder Wednesdays Livestream (Story Time for Youth)
Elegba Folklore Society
11am

Who knew you would be home schooling?? Ęlęgba Folklore Society is launching a weekly story time for your children. We’re inviting you to gather your children...

Free
Virtual Event
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Book Group: The World Could Be Otherwise: Imagination and the Bodhisattva Path
The Innerwork Center
12:30pm

Wednesday, December 9, from 12:30-2:30pm Facilitator: Alison Shapiro This program will be held on Zoom. Please register to receive the Zoom link. “The only...

Prices Vary
One More Stitch
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

RVA West End , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA The Fan , Free
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Camera Club of Richmond Logo
Camera Club of Richmond
7pm

If you love to learn about, create, or just appreciate beautiful photography, then please join us! CCR meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except...

Free
Virtual Event
The Band's Visit
7:30pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary

Thursday, December 10

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Interactive story, music and play for babies from birth - 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA West End , Free
LIVE Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us LIVE via Zoom for an interactive storytime for ages 2-5. After registration, you will receive a Zoom link for the event.

Free
Virtual Event
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
LIVE Book Babies and Toddlers Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us LIVE via Zoom for an interactive Book Babies and Toddler storytime. We will be doing lap bounce rhymes, songs, stories, and movement. Please register...

Free
Virtual Event
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Lunch Break Science: The Artemis Program - The Next Humans on the Moon
Science Museum of Virginia
12pm

NASA Chief Technologist, Dr. Douglas Terrier, will be discussing NASA’s Artemis program and taking your questions LIVE! It’s been almost 50 years since...

Free
Open Studio -- Artists at Work
12pm

Visit Eclectica! Art Gallery in Midlothian to watch, learn, hang out, discuss techniques, materials, inspiration and frustration with in-house artist Sandhi...

Chesterfield , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
The Band's Visit
7:30pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
In-Person | Virtual Weekly Salsa Footwork Challenge (NOT BEGINNER)
Dogtown Dance Theatre
8pm

Each week SCDC instructors will teach a different salsa footwork combination to a specific song (like a mini-choreo). This will be a fun, fast paced class...

RVA Southside , $
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Friday, December 11

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet

For the first time in history, we’re releasing a recording of our beloved production of The Nutcracker. From Nutcracker gift boxes to ‘Behind the Curtain’...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Metro Richmond Artists Show opens Nov. 2 at Suntrust Gallery
9am

MRAA announces a show of member work with the theme Reawakening. It seems that in this cooler fall season many of us yearn to leave our quarantine caves and...

Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
The Band's Visit
2pm, 8pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
Artemis Galley Mixed Media Holliday Sidewalk Art Expo
Artemis Gallery
4pm

Crafts Artist from arround the metro Area congregate for a Sidewalk Art show just before the Holidays at the Artemis Gallery already well known for its...

RVA The Fan
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Friday for the Arts
Petersburg Area Art League
6pm

Friday for the Arts at Petersburg Area Art League, PAAL features various artist's exhibitions every second Friday of the month. Family Fun art exploration,...

Petersburg , Free
The Band's Visit
8pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Saturday, December 12

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet

For the first time in history, we’re releasing a recording of our beloved production of The Nutcracker. From Nutcracker gift boxes to ‘Behind the Curtain’...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
CLAVES UNIDOS FREE COMMUNITY CLASS | LIVE VIA ZOOM ONLY
Dogtown Dance Theatre
9am

African roots community dance class fusing Caribbean and African rhythms. COMPANY: CLAVES UNIDOS CONTACT: dance@clavesunidos.com

RVA Southside , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Holiday House Tours
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Learn how the Branch family celebrated the holidays and discover the distinctive architectural features that make this Tudor-Revival home, designed by...

RVA The Fan , $
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free
Local Love Holiday Market at Alma's RVA
Alma's RVA
12pm

Starting 11/28 and running through 12/19, join us at Alma's RVA for our weekly Local Love Holiday Markets! November 28 : Get Cozy, Nest & Self...

RVA Northside , Free
Megan McGrath
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The Made in RVA Holiday Gift Shop remains open through December 30th. The exhibits continue through January 16, 2021. This event is free and open to the...

RVA Southside , Prices Vary
Photo by Jay Paul
Virginia Repertory Theatre
1:30pm, 4pm

Stanley and his baby sister, SuSu, don’t know whether or not to believe in Santa Claus, so they set out for the North Pole. Trapped in a blizzard, they wind...

RVA Arts District , $
The Band's Visit
2pm, 8pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

November 23, 2020 – January 10, 2021 (CLOSED Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25), Nightly 4-10 p.m. A favorite tradition featuring lights, decorations, outdoor model...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Photo by Jay Paul
Virginia Repertory Theatre
4pm

Stanley and his baby sister, SuSu, don’t know whether or not to believe in Santa Claus, so they set out for the North Pole. Trapped in a blizzard, they wind...

RVA Arts District , $
A Baroque Holiday
Richmond Symphony
8pm

George Manahan returns to Richmond for a unique holiday concert full of old world charm. Experience Vivaldi’s Winter from The Four Seasons and your favorite...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$
The Band's Visit
8pm

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
The Santa Closet
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

In this hilarious and at times touching one-person show Little Gary’s gender-atypical gift request, sent to the North Pole, is denied. A series of subsequent...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

Sunday, December 13

After Reading Shakespeare
Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia
12am

Take a moment out of your schedule to get lost in the wisdom and beauty of Shakespeare, combined with the lyric and emotional solo cello music of Ned Rorem,...

$
Call for Entries - January 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads’ all-media shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly Call for Entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Group Photo!
Wine & Design

Sign-Up Pick-Up Sip-Up PAINT! Your reservation includes a take-home paint kit & access to a LIVE Zoom event - where our artist will take you step-by-step...

$$
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet

For the first time in history, we’re releasing a recording of our beloved production of The Nutcracker. From Nutcracker gift boxes to ‘Behind the Curtain’...

$$
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Bass Pro Shops is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Ashland , Free
The magic of Santa’s Wonderland continues in-person at Cabela’s Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
9am

Cabela’s is proud to invite families to the beloved tradition of visiting Santa Claus in person this holiday season, with a reimagined free Santa’s...

Henrico , Free
Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken Cities
10am

Dive into one of the most astonishing underwater discoveries of all time. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Sunken...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
FREE COMMUNITY MODERN CLASS
Dogtown Dance Theatre
11am

Modern dance technique class taught by RVA Dance Collective and rotating guest instructors. Open to dancers of all levels and ages. For more information...

RVA Southside , Free
Judith Anderson Bolivia Series #5
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a non-profit gallery for the visual and performing arts, is pleased to present the 2020 Members' Biennial celebrating its 32nd Anniversary and...

RVA Southside , Free