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Events for April 24, 2018

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Going Places

Where did you go today? And how did you get there? We have developed so many modes of transportation that travel is possible like never before.

12:00 AM

Mug Stop With "What's Bugging You?" Duo

During our spring pledge drive and we want to meet you! Come grab a cup of coffee with the hosts of "What's Bugging You?" Steve Clark and Dr.

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM


Butterflies Live allows you to get up-close and personal with hundreds of fluttering beauties.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Origami in the Garden

Origami in the Garden is an exhibition of larger-than-life outdoor sculpture inspired by the art of paper folding.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Pinwheels for Prevention Garden

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden), each representing a child served this year by Prevent Child Abuse Virginia’s Healthy Families program.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years

This exhibition created by Richmond Jazz Society illuminates Virginians who made significant contributions to the development of Jazz as an American art form – from the early rhythms of the music’s birth at the turn of the 20th century to the multi-faceted vibrations leading to the music’s modern sound.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

WWI Centennial Exhibition

Come see WW1 America — the largest traveling exhibition about the Great War — at its only scheduled stop on the east coast! Purchase your tickets today! This exhibition — featuring more than 100 objects, powerful multimedia presentations, and interactive experiences—focuses on the war as a transformational event.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Kings Dominion's Twisted Timbers - New for 2018

Come enjoy the thrills of Twisted Timbers, a new wooden roller coaster with a twist of steel, at Kings Dominion.

11:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Earth Day Extravaganza

Lily Lamberta, the woman behind All the Saints Theater Co.

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Making the Most of MyNCBI

Customize your experience with PubMed and other NCBI databases by registering for a free MyNCBI account.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Job Corps Information Session for Young Adults - Southside Richmond

Job Corps is currently recruiting young adults between the ages of 16 through 24 for its comprehensive vocational training program.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Acid Mothers Temple

Formed in 1995 by Makoto Kawabata at the same time as the Acid Mothers Temple Soul Collective.

5:00 PM


Captive at Canal Club

6:00 PM

Reversing Cognitive Decline

Ever hear someone say, "I can't remember that, I must be getting old?" There are many misconceptions about what is normal for our brain function and decline.

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Body Composition Workshop

Bodyweight is more than just the number on a scale - there is muscle, fat, bone mineral, water, plasma and more! • Find out what you are made of • Learn how to interpret your test • Design a results-driven plan to improve your body composition.

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stay Safe!

Ages 18 & up.

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The Tale of Two Tredegars Premiere Screening

In partnership with the Community Idea Stations/WCVE, the Museum is excited to host a premiere screening of "How the Welsh Changed the World: The Tale of Two Tredegars", a Welsh documentary which chronicles the parallel history of the two sites, the town of Tredegar and its namesake here in Richmond (our very own ACWM site).

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Three Notch'd Brewing Beer Dinner

Join us in welcoming one of our favorite breweries,Three Notch'd Brewing Company, to Fat Dragon for a four course dinner featuring 5 delicious beers! Stay tuned for what beers we will be featuring and what delicious food Chef Zhao will be pairing with them! $50 a person.

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Hovvdy / Kenneka Cook / Addy

Doors 7pm / Sounds 8pm / ADV $8 / DOS $8 Citrus City Records & The Nightschool Agency Present: Hovvdy https://hovvdy.

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Paint Nite - Jewel of Paris

Register online: https://www.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Wind Journeys presented by VCUarts Cinematheque

A FREE FILM at The Grace Street Theater Join us for a 35mm screening of Ciro Guerra's 2009 film The Wind Journeys, presented by VCUarts Cinematheque The film follows the travel of vallenato musician Ignacio Carrillo who is followed by Fermín, a young boy who wants to be his apprentice, in a journey to return his instrument to his original owner, the man who once was his mentor.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

RIFF Opening Night Film: Nona

This year's Opening Night film is Nona, a narrative feature that stars Kate Bosworth (Blue Crush, Superman Returns, Still Alice, Heist), and written and directed by prominent filmmaker and husband, Michael Polish (Twin Falls Idaho, Northfork, The Astronaut Farmer).

7:15 PM - 9:15 PM

Matt Venuti in Richmond at Firehouse Theater

Come experience a singer-songwriter-storyteller and a soul-filled musical journey that will touch your heart, make you smile and get you high on the rhythm of life! Matt plays the Hang and other rare melodic-percussive acoustic instruments created in Switzerland, as well as the highly expressive and dynamic EVI wind-synthesizer.

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

4/24: Acid Mothers Temple, Yoo Doo Right, Manzara


8:00 PM - 11:55 PM

4/24: Animal Years + more TBA

THE CAMEL & SLIMEHOLE Presen ANIMAL YEARS (Brooklyn-via-Baltimore, eOne Music) https://www.

8:00 PM - 1:45 AM

4/24: Nicole Atkins at Capital Ale House Music Hall

Nicole Atkins at Capital Ale House Music Hall

8:00 PM


Hellwitch (FL) Death Metal/Thrash http://www.

8:00 PM - 11:55 PM

Walter Trout

Walter Trout at The Tin Pan

8:00 PM

Underground Comedy at Fallout - Open Mic Comedy

Hosted by Jesse Jarvis! Open Mic Stand Up! Comedians Show up by 9PM to sign up, Show starts Promptly at 9:30PM! Sign ups get a 5-15 minute time slot! This is Under Ground Comedy at Fallout so anything can and will happen.

8:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Acid Mothers Temple

Formed in 1995 by Makoto Kawabata at the same time as the Acid Mothers Temple Soul Collective.

9:00 PM