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Richmond Events

The Richmond Region Hosts Events of Every Description all Year Long.

Discover the rich, colorful events and activities that make the Historic Richmond Region so easy to love. Tune into weekly live music, poetry readings and other cultural happenings at one-of-a-kind attractions like the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Feast on hearty fare at the Virginia Food Festival. Cheer on your favorite NASCAR driver at Richmond International Raceway. From the struggles of the colonial era to crucial battles of the Civil War, the Richmond Region has witnessed many milestones during the past 400 years. Lose yourself in the area's unique legacy, which lives on through spectacular year-round events, festivals and celebrations.

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01-25-2015

Bluegrass Brunch

On-Going
Venue:
Phone: 804-359-9690
Category: Music
Day: Every Sunday
Location: Downtown
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Bluegrass Brunch happens EVERY SUNDAY from 1pm-3pm. The event features different Bluegrass bands each week. There is no cover charge. more »

Dogs on Deck

On-Going
Venue: Isley Brewing Company
Phone: 804-499-0721
Category: Pets, Craft Beer
Day: Every Sunday
Location: Downtown
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What's the best way to spend your Sunday? Isley Brewing Company knows. It's with a Man's (or woman) 2 best friends and relaxing with both of them on our deck! We are asking that both pooch and owner are well mannered and get along well with others. Come enjoy our Isley Brews and and relax with your other best friend! You... more »

Grandeur and Gossip in the Gilded Age at Maymont

January 25, 2015
Venue: Maymont
Phone: 804-358-7166
Category: Architecture/Homes, Culture, Exhibits, Family Fun, Galleries, Gardens, History, Museums, Tour
Location: Downtown
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Sundays, January 11 & 25, 12-5pm, Maymont Mansion. Fans of the hit television series “Downton Abbey” can immerse themselves in the era during a special tour of Virginia’s own Gilded Age showplace. The Dooleys had it all: wealth, a beautiful castle-like home, lavish receptions, and a large domestic s... more »

History of House and Tree-Exhibition and Sale of works by Melissa Burgess

Through February 25, 2015
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, Galleries
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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Which came 1st, house or tree? Melissa Burgess often wonders this as she surveys older neighborhoods. The answer is often not told but becomes evident as she paints. On view through February 25th, experience the unique style of Melissa Burgess’ paintings featuring local “landmarks”. See her interpretat... more »

MADE in CHURCH HILL

Through June 28, 2015
Venue: The Valentine
Phone: 804-649-0711
Category: Architecture/Homes, Art, Clubs, Culture, Exhibits, Family Fun, Galleries, History, Museums
Day: Every Sunday
Location: Downtown
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A collaborative exhibition involving a variety of local cultural and educational institutions brings to light the history and current challenges facing Church Hill from the perspective of its residents. more »

Post Offices of Chesterfield County: Connecting the Community since 1794

On-Going
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, History, Museums
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia exhibit focuses on Chesterfield County Post Offices prior to 1925 and includes such items as envelopes, postcards and letters with postmarks or addresses related to old post offices in Chesterfield County, as well as anecdotes, stories, photos and oral history. more »

01-26-2015

History of House and Tree-Exhibition and Sale of works by Melissa Burgess

Through February 25, 2015
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, Galleries
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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Which came 1st, house or tree? Melissa Burgess often wonders this as she surveys older neighborhoods. The answer is often not told but becomes evident as she paints. On view through February 25th, experience the unique style of Melissa Burgess’ paintings featuring local “landmarks”. See her interpretat... more »

Post Offices of Chesterfield County: Connecting the Community since 1794

On-Going
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, History, Museums
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia exhibit focuses on Chesterfield County Post Offices prior to 1925 and includes such items as envelopes, postcards and letters with postmarks or addresses related to old post offices in Chesterfield County, as well as anecdotes, stories, photos and oral history. more »

01-27-2015

"Voices Of Survival"

January 27, 2015
Category: Museums, Music
Location: Downtown
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“Voices of Survival” Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz and in Observance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. A partnership among the Virginia Holocaust Museum, the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center and the Richmond Symphony Carpenter Theatre at Richmon... more »

History of House and Tree-Exhibition and Sale of works by Melissa Burgess

Through February 25, 2015
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, Galleries
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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Which came 1st, house or tree? Melissa Burgess often wonders this as she surveys older neighborhoods. The answer is often not told but becomes evident as she paints. On view through February 25th, experience the unique style of Melissa Burgess’ paintings featuring local “landmarks”. See her interpretat... more »

Open Mic Night at Sonny's!!

On-Going
Category: Comedy, Dance, Food, Karaoke, Music, Other, Sports, Stage, Wine
Day: Every Tuesday
Location: North Side/Ashland
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PA, guitar rig & drums are provided! Bring yourself, your axe, your bass, your sticks, your llama and maybe your significant other - just BRING IT! Sign ups start at 7pm! If you're in a band or just play an instrument, tell jokes, write poetry or have a unique and bizarre talent, come out and play with some great peo... more »

Post Offices of Chesterfield County: Connecting the Community since 1794

On-Going
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, History, Museums
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia exhibit focuses on Chesterfield County Post Offices prior to 1925 and includes such items as envelopes, postcards and letters with postmarks or addresses related to old post offices in Chesterfield County, as well as anecdotes, stories, photos and oral history. more »

WeddingWire Social Richmond

January 27, 2015
Venue: Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
Category: Other, Craft Beer
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Join WeddingWire, Stella & Dot and Down The Aisle Events, LLC to get the inside scoop on wedding planning! Not only will you get to mix and mingle over light fare and craft brews with your wedding friends, but you'll get your tough planning questions answered. more »

01-28-2015

History of House and Tree-Exhibition and Sale of works by Melissa Burgess

Through February 25, 2015
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, Galleries
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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Which came 1st, house or tree? Melissa Burgess often wonders this as she surveys older neighborhoods. The answer is often not told but becomes evident as she paints. On view through February 25th, experience the unique style of Melissa Burgess’ paintings featuring local “landmarks”. See her interpretat... more »

Karaoke with Sean

On-Going
Category: Food, Karaoke, Music
Day: Every Wednesday
Location: North Side/Ashland
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Sean brings the wildest time North of the river!!! Don't miss out on Karaoke with this crazy cat, you never know whats going to happen! more »

Open Mic At Sonny's Bar and Grill

On-Going
Category: Karaoke
Day: Every Wednesday
Location: North Side/Ashland
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PA, guitar rig & drums provided. Bring yourself, your axe, your bass, your sticks, your llama - just bring it! Sign up starts at 7PM more »

Post Offices of Chesterfield County: Connecting the Community since 1794

On-Going
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, History, Museums
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia exhibit focuses on Chesterfield County Post Offices prior to 1925 and includes such items as envelopes, postcards and letters with postmarks or addresses related to old post offices in Chesterfield County, as well as anecdotes, stories, photos and oral history. more »

We Be Jammin'

On-Going
Venue: Isley Brewing Company
Phone: 804-499-0721
Category: Music, Craft Beer
Day: Every Wednesday
Location: Downtown
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Head out to Isley Brewing Company with your own musical talent to enjoy our cold beverages while you jam with other types of musicians. We will offer specials and provide a relaxing environment so you can meet new musical friends! No performing on a stage! Just jammin with friends old and new! more »

01-29-2015

Bailey’s In Richmond, Virginia Hosts Benefit for the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program

January 29, 2015
Category: Craft Beer
Location: South side
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Bailey’s in Richmond is teaming up with the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program (VWWP) to support Virginia Veterans and their families. Bailey’s, located at 11581 Robious Road, is kicking-off 2015 with a benefit for the VWWP on Thursday, January 29, 2015. The party begins at 6 p.m., when guests are invited to e... more »

Corey Smith at The National

January 29, 2015
Venue: The National
Category: Music
Location: Downtown

Country singer-songwriter Corey Smith comes to Richmond for an exclusive show at The National. Doors: 7 pm All ages $17 more »

History of House and Tree-Exhibition and Sale of works by Melissa Burgess

Through February 25, 2015
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, Galleries
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
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Which came 1st, house or tree? Melissa Burgess often wonders this as she surveys older neighborhoods. The answer is often not told but becomes evident as she paints. On view through February 25th, experience the unique style of Melissa Burgess’ paintings featuring local “landmarks”. See her interpretat... more »

Karaoke with Smitty!

On-Going
Category: Food, Karaoke, Music
Day: Every Thursday
Location: North Side/Ashland
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Smitty brings Best sound, best singers and always the best place to be on a Thursday night. The hottest and fastest growing Thursday Karaoke Party in Lakeside! more »

Live Music Thursdays

On-Going
Venue:
Phone: 804-359-9690
Category: Music
Day: Every Thursday
Location: Downtown
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Live music every Thursday night. No cover charge. more »

Post Offices of Chesterfield County: Connecting the Community since 1794

On-Going
Category: Art, Culture, Exhibits, History, Museums
Day: Recurring daily
Location: South side
Visit Website  |  Send Email

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia exhibit focuses on Chesterfield County Post Offices prior to 1925 and includes such items as envelopes, postcards and letters with postmarks or addresses related to old post offices in Chesterfield County, as well as anecdotes, stories, photos and oral history. more »

Those Harvey Girls

January 29, 2015
Category: Stage
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Tickets start at 41.25 for Theatre Only and 59.15 for Buffet and Theatre. Senior, Student, and Military discounts are available. Lunch doors open 12:30PM and Theatre doors open at 2:00PM. Various Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday dates. Show is approximately 2 hours. Various Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sunday. Evening shows are... more »

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