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Events

July 3 - August 1, 2020

Friday, July 3

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Story Time - Carson
Appomattox Regional Library
6:30am

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Hopewell , Free
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Call for Entries: "It's All Greek to Me"
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Crossroads Art Center announces a call to artists for “It’s All Greek to Me”, a juried exhibition celebrating Artwork Inspired by Greece. Original 2D and 3D...

$
Children's Storytime
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
10am

Enjoy storybooks and activities Free with Garden admission. No pre-registration required. Fridays, 10 – 11 a.m., June – August; in the Children’s Garden....

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Storytime Shorts - Virtual Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Check out the Richmond Public Library YouTube channel every Monday and Friday for a new virtual storytime!

Free
Virtual Event
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA East End , Free
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , 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
Freedom Friday at the BHMVA!
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
5pm

Freedom Friday is back @ the BHMVA! Come by on the first Friday of the month and enjoy live Jazz and free admission to the museum's exhibitions.

RVA Downtown , Free
First Friday Freedom Open Mic
7pm

First Friday Freedom, an Open Mic. The vibe is right, the bars are tight. Brought to you by K. Moss the Boss, DJ Sudan Aunu aka The Poet True, and Host...

Hopewell , Free
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Saturday, July 4

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Mocking Bird and Cardinal
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8am

The earlier hours are designed to provide garden experiences away from the heat of the day. They are also excellent times for photography, birdwatching and...

Henrico , $
Red, white and blue
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

FREE admission to the Garden on this day includes exhibits including Wind, Waves and Light and M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE!, live music, a parade, and more....

Henrico
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Cinema Saturdays!
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Cinema Saturday at the Ginter Park Branch Library! Popcorn and juiceboxes available while supplies last.

RVA Northside , Free
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
OVERTIME IMPROV
CSz Richmond
5:30pm

The Overtime Improv experience brings a unique twist on a show mixed with both long-form and short-form improv styles. Scenes and games based on audience...

RVA West End, Henrico , $
Date Paint&Sip 1st Saturdays
Old Towne Studio 7
6:30pm

EVERY 1st Saturday, is Date Nite Paint Party: 1st one to register can (almost always; I might have already chosen) pick the painting out!!! You come paint,...

Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Prince George , $$
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 , $

Sunday, July 5

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Mocking Bird and Cardinal
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8am

The earlier hours are designed to provide garden experiences away from the heat of the day. They are also excellent times for photography, birdwatching and...

Henrico , $
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
1pm

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
4pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Monday, July 6

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Storytime Shorts - Virtual Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Check out the Richmond Public Library YouTube channel every Monday and Friday for a new virtual storytime!

Free
Virtual Event
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
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 West End , Free
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free

Tuesday, July 7

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Call for Entries - July 2020 Annual Members Show
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling Crossroads Art Center Gallery Members! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's Annual Members Show. Gallery Members of Crossroads Art Center...

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
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
Toddler Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA Northside , Free
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
11am

Meet us on the first Tuesday of the month to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of...

RVA East 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
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
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
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
2pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
5pm

Join us every Tuesday evening (except during breaks) for a family oriented storytime. We have stories, games, rhymes, silly songs, and we finish every story...

RVA Southside , Free
Teen Art Club
Richmond Public Library
5:30pm

Hang out with other artists and unleash your creativity through guided and not-so-guided activities. Drop in the 1st Tuesday of every month for a new project.

RVA Downtown , Free

Wednesday, July 8

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Southside from the Heart Knitters - Dinwiddie Library
Appomattox Regional Library
9am

Associated with For the Heart Knitters based out of Richmond, see http://fromtheheartstitchers.org/ for more information, this group meets at the Dinwiddie...

Hopewell , Free
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Call for Entries - July 2020 Annual Members Show
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling Crossroads Art Center Gallery Members! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's Annual Members Show. Gallery Members of Crossroads Art Center...

Henrico , $
Full STEAM Ahead - Virtual Craft Hour
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us on our YouTube channel every Wednesday for a fun DIY activity. Some Wednesdays we'll feature a Full STEAM Ahead video geared toward kids and teens,...

Free
Virtual Event
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
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
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Downtown , 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
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
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
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
2pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $
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
STEM @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
4pm

STEM @ Your Library meets on the second Wednesday of each month. Contact the library to see what we'll be doing! Suggested for ages 5-12.

RVA West End , Free
Transcribe-a-thon
Library of Virginia
5:30pm

Join other volunteers to transcribe handwritten pages by reading written text and typing it into digital form. Participate in enhancing access to collections...

RVA Downtown , Free
Camera Club of Richmond Monthly Meeting
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...

Hanover, RVA Northside, Henrico , Free

Thursday, July 9

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
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
Call for Entries - July 2020 Annual Members Show
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling Crossroads Art Center Gallery Members! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's Annual Members Show. Gallery Members of Crossroads Art Center...

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
Ripple's Reading Buddies
Richmond Public Library
11am

Calling all parents and caregivers: We all know how important it is for kids to spend time reading in a positive environment. At Richmond Public Library, we...

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
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , Free
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , 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
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
Movie Matinees @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Enjoy a movie with us that you may have missed at the theater. Snacks provided - bring a drink. All films show at 3pm & 5:30pm every Thursday.

RVA West End , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an adult.

RVA Northside , Free
Dog and the conservatory
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
5pm

The Garden partners with the Richmond SPCA on the second and fourth Thursdays in June through mid-September for Fidos After 5 in which leashed dogs are...

Henrico , $
People in Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
5pm

Relax on Thursday evenings throughout the summer at Flowers After 5. Stroll through the gardens; enjoy live music, wine and beer, dining and shopping. The...

Henrico , $
Beethoven 2020 Summer Series Online Concert: ft. Ronald Crutcher & Joanne Kong
Richmond Symphony
6:30pm

The Richmond Symphony is hosting an online weekly concert series this summer in collaboration with the University of Richmond Department of Music and VCU |...

$

Friday, July 10

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Story Time - Carson
Appomattox Regional Library
6:30am

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Hopewell , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Call for Entries - July 2020 Annual Members Show
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling Crossroads Art Center Gallery Members! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's Annual Members Show. Gallery Members of Crossroads Art Center...

Henrico , $
Children's Storytime
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
10am

Enjoy storybooks and activities Free with Garden admission. No pre-registration required. Fridays, 10 – 11 a.m., June – August; in the Children’s Garden....

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Storytime Shorts - Virtual Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Check out the Richmond Public Library YouTube channel every Monday and Friday for a new virtual storytime!

Free
Virtual Event
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA East End , Free
Nature Study Reading Society
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
11am

Joini your loves of reading and the natural world with out dedicated book discussion group. The Nature Study Reading Society is devoted to reading and...

Henrico, RVA Northside , $
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
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 PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Saturday, July 11

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Mocking Bird and Cardinal
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8am

The earlier hours are designed to provide garden experiences away from the heat of the day. They are also excellent times for photography, birdwatching and...

Henrico , $
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
3D Printer Orientation
Richmond Public Library
10am

Are you interested in printing your own design on the Library's 3D printers? We are now offering use of our 3D printers to Richmond Public Library...

RVA Downtown , Free
Call for Entries - July 2020 Annual Members Show
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling Crossroads Art Center Gallery Members! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's Annual Members Show. Gallery Members of Crossroads Art Center...

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Writing Triage
Richmond Public Library
10am

Come into Belmont for this free private 30-minute one-on-one editing session. Meet with the consultant for a quick review of your resume, book, or any type...

RVA West End , Free
ComedySportz Minor League Match
CSz Richmond
12pm, 4pm

The ComedySportz Minor League consists of dedicated players and improvisers who are training in all things ComedySportz. They may not have gone to the Majors...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
LEGO Club
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Ages 5 join us for LEGO robotics, animation, and free building & play. Typically meets every second Saturday.

RVA Southside , Free
ComedySportz Minor League Match
CSz Richmond
4pm

The ComedySportz Minor League consists of dedicated players and improvisers who are training in all things ComedySportz. They may not have gone to the Majors...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Jefferson Baroque
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
4pm

Join us at the Branch Museum for a performance by Richmond’s period instrument ensemble, Jefferson Baroque! The concert features innovative use of...

RVA The Fan , $
OVERTIME IMPROV
CSz Richmond
5:30pm

The Overtime Improv experience brings a unique twist on a show mixed with both long-form and short-form improv styles. Scenes and games based on audience...

RVA West End, Henrico , $
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Sunday, July 12

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Mocking Bird and Cardinal
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
8am

The earlier hours are designed to provide garden experiences away from the heat of the day. They are also excellent times for photography, birdwatching and...

Henrico , $
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
4pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Monday, July 13

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Storytime Shorts - Virtual Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Check out the Richmond Public Library YouTube channel every Monday and Friday for a new virtual storytime!

Free
Virtual Event
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
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 West End , Free
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
Art Monday
Richmond Public Library
5pm

Create your own masterpiece with us. Ages 5-12. All supplies included.

RVA Southside , Free

Tuesday, July 14

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Storytelling with a Camera
Richmond Public Library
10am

A story is often told through photographs. Small groups of teens will write fictional stories based on artwork from the museum collection and shown...

RVA Downtown , Free
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
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
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 Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA Northside , 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
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
Mainly Books - Library Book Group
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 12:00-1:00 in Study Room C (main library, 2nd floor) New members are ALWAYS welcome, no registration...

RVA Downtown , Free
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
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
2pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $
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
Lego Makers!
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Follow the theme or just play! Come join us to build, build, and build! Be there and Be square! Under 10 years old, must bring a grown-up!

RVA Northside , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
5pm

Join us every Tuesday evening (except during breaks) for a family oriented storytime. We have stories, games, rhymes, silly songs, and we finish every story...

RVA Southside , Free

Wednesday, July 15

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Full STEAM Ahead - Virtual Craft Hour
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us on our YouTube channel every Wednesday for a fun DIY activity. Some Wednesdays we'll feature a Full STEAM Ahead video geared toward kids and teens,...

Free
Virtual Event
Summer Arts Camp: Choose Your Own Summer Adventure!
Pine Camp Art and Community Center
10am

Pine Camp has taken our very popular "Summer Arts Camp" virtual! Join us for three weeks of exploring arts, nature, dance and theater all from the comfort of...

$
Virtual Event
Fiction Focus Senior Book Club
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

· Free! Must be a resident of the City of Richmond · Must be 55 · Must have a City of Richmond library card (free) · Books provided for one-month...

RVA The Fan , Free
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
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Downtown , 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
Tim Harper
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays – Sundays 12 – 6 PM. These exhibits continue through July 18th. Admission is free and...

RVA Southside , Free
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
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
2pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $
Art Explorers
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Art Explorers meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 4pm. Check with the library to see what you will be making each month! For ages 5-12. January -...

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
Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

Join us for a lively discussion of a current read ranging from classics to contemporary, fiction and non-fiction. January's title is Evicted by Matthew...

RVA West End , Free

Thursday, July 16

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
Architecture Camp
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
9am

This summer, embark on an adventure into the world of architecture! In our five-day Architecture Camp, campers interested in building and designing will test...

RVA The Fan , $$$
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
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