Summer's here y'all. It's time for concerts and food and festivals and street art and beers outside and along the river while the sun fades to dull the sunburn you earned out on the water or at a festival with friends. It's your summer, it's your RVA Weekend, try to do it all.
Shout outs to @Skynoir for the header image.
When: Thurs - Sunday! Where: 30 Malvern Ave., Richmond, VA What? Three days of amazing food, music and culture.
When: Thursday 5:30 p.m. Where: The Diamond What? Mustache Night &Teacher Appreciation night/Fireworks presented by Ford/AXA Advisors. Gates open at 5:30PM. Mustache night and fireworks, what more do you need?
When: Friday 6 p.m. Where: Innsbrook What? Do you want to know what love is? Because you're cold as ice? Well, watch these jukebox heroes and get hot blooded and maybe you'll find a girl like you (we fully understand that last one makes no sense.)
When: Friday 6 p.m. Where: Brown's Island What? Music for $5 on the island! Pump up the jam above and get yourself there.
When: Friday 9 p.m. Where: The Canal Club What? Paint and partying and DJ'ing at the canal club. Go get painted, get glowy, dance a bit.
When: Saturday 2 - 6 p.m. Where: Triple Crossing Brewery What? Join ND&P, VMFA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond Mural Project, Art Whino, and Triple Crossing Brewing Company to celebrate the city of Richmond’s first Japanese tattoo—Moya’s gorgeous mural on the ND&P building.
When: Saturday 4 p.m. Where: Hardywood What? Arts and Crafts is a celebration of live music, visual arts, and craft beer. Join us as visual artists Andrea Revelle and ErranzArt by way of Winston Salem, North Carolina and Khalid Thompson out of Washington, D.C expo canvases and demo paintings inspired by live performances from the Cornel West theory (Washington, D.C.), My Darling Fury, Photosynthesizers (RVA) . The music will be performed alongside the live manipulation of original graphic animations by The Awesome View. DJ Prolific of Tastemakers Revenge holding it down on the 1's and 2's