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Festivals in Richmond

The Richmond Region Hosts Festivals Year Round!

The Richmond Region is brimming with seasonal events and activities. Sample Virginia wines at the Virginia Wine Expo, release your inner child at the Henrico Kite Festival, enjoy world-class musicians at the Richmond Jazz Festival, relive life in colonial America at Publick Days or watch boats race down the James River at the Dragon Boat Festival. No matter what time of year, there's always a festival to be found in the Richmond Region!

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GhanaFest RVA Food Festival

March 07, 2015
Category: Culture, Dance, Exhibits, Festivals, Food, Music
Location: Downtown

food festival Featuring “Taste of Ghana” featuring Ghana Cuisine dishes for attendees to enjoy whiles listening to a live Ghanaian Highlife concert by The African Footprint Legends.The festival will be crowned with a live gospel jazz concert led by “AKROFY” a talented “OKYEREMA” (Talki... more »


Innsbrook's St. Paddy's Palooza

March 14, 2015
Category: Family Fun, Festivals, Holiday
Location: West End/Innsbrook/Short Pump
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Innsbrook is gearing up to help you shake off the winter doldrums and enjoy everything Irish! Live music, bands, food, pony rides and a HOT AIR BALLOON. This endearing Irish festival provides just the right mix of entertainment for families in Richmond to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. • Face Painting • Ph... more »


Inaugural Support Virginia Green Tourism Oyster Roast & Festival

March 28, 2015
Venue: The American Civil War Museum at Historic Tredegar
Phone: 804-986-9119
Category: Festivals, Food, History, Outdoors, Wine, Virginia Green, Craft Beer
Location: Downtown
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JOIN US! The event features sustainably-harvested Virginia oysters, non-oyster dishes, and Virginia wines and brews - all from VIRGINIA GREEN Restaurants, Wineries and Breweries. You’ll also enjoy bluegrass music by Notch 9 and an amazing silent auction featuring travel packages and deals from Virginia Green Travel... more »


Dominion Family Easter

April 04, 2015
Venue: Maymont
Phone: 804-358-7166
Category: Art, Culture, Dance, Exhibits, Family Fun, Festivals, Food, Gardens, Holiday, Museums, Music, Outdoors, Stage, Virginia Green
Location: Downtown
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Visit Maymont for one of Richmond's favorite Easter traditions! Enjoy an egg hunt, crafts, games, live entertainment including Power UP! and other fun-filled activities. Fees vary for activities. For information, call 804-358-7166, ext. 310. more »