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"The Color of No" Exhibition at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond

(Ongoing) The Visual Arts Center of Richmond opens the exhibition, “The Color of No,” which showcases more than 40 tapestries produced by artist Susan Iverson over the last five years.

12:00 AM

American Red Cross- Adult and Child/Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid

Our American Red Cross- CPR/AED and Basic First Aid Combo class is designed for individuals that require or desire a basic knowledge in CPR, AED and First Aid skills.

12:00 AM

Mosque opening

Yesterday, I was informed an occupancy permit will be issued May 1st for a mosque located at 8481 Hungary Road located in Glen Allen VA.

12:00 AM

Bridging the Health Gap Joy/Run Walk

Come out for our annual Bridging the Health Gap Joy/Run Walk, April 27th (8:00a-11:00a).

8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Herbs Galore & More at Maymont

Saturday, April 27, 2019 8am-4pm Carriage House Lawn $5 for Marketplace / free for Maymont members and children 16 & under Put on your gardening shoes, grab your little red wagon and come out to the Marketplace on the Lawn for everyone’s favorite gardening extravaganza!

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Walk to Cure Arthritis

The Richmond Walk to Cure Arthritis is an annual event that raises funds and community awareness while celebrating our local honorees and arthritis warriors.

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Bon Air Elementary's 1 Mile Fun Run

The 1 Mile Fun Run is part of Bon Air Elementary School's annual 1 Mile Fun Run and 5k race.

8:30 AM - 8:50 AM

Everything you wanted to know about dialysis and transplant but didn't know to ask.

A free informational meeting for those facing or on dialysis or wanting a transplant.

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

megsmiles Women's Conference

Please join us for the 2nd annual megsmiles Women's Conference that encourages Christ-centered living in today's world! Begin the day with Praise and Worship with The Arise Band and keynote Kathi Lipp, who uses hope, humor and easy to apply how-tos for every woman to live the life God intended.

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

25th Anniversary Photo Contest

Pamplin Historical Park and The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier is launching a “25th Anniversary Photo Contest” to celebrate 25 years of education and preservation.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Included with Garden admission The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Bon Air 5K

An annual tradition running on its 11th year.

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Bridging the Health Gap Joy/Run Walk

Come out for our annual Bridging the Health Gap Joy/Run Walk, April 27th (8:00a-11:00a).

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Brunch at The Branch

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9:00 AM

Butterflies LIVE!

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Art of Play

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will invite guests of all ages to come outside and play! The Art of Play transforms the Garden into a vibrant canvas where visitors will express themselves in a palette of playful activities.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Until The Pieces Fit Fundraiser

Join us for the Fun Crafters + Vendors, Face Painting, Balloon Animals, Kid-Friendly Workshops, Raffles, Food and Fun To Benefit the Autism Society of Central Virginia

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years – comes to life at the Science Museum of Virginia on January 19, 2019! The new exhibition, Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!, introduces guests to Curious George’s world and leads them on a fun math, science and engineering-based adventure.

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

Come out and be part of this international event co-sponsored with the Confucius Institute of William and Mary! On the last Saturday in April, World Tai Chi and Qigone Day will be celebrated in every time zone in the world! Starting at 10:00 am in the first time zone and moving in a wave around the world, groups will gather to practice Tai Chi and Qigone.

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

A City Personified Exhibit

On exhibit from April – June 24 Museum Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday – Friday: 10am-5pm Saturday: 10am-4pm Sunday: 1pm-5pm Admission: $5 Have you ever considered what a city needs to function in an orderly manner every day? Is it the way a city places certain time restrictions on street parking to account for rush hour traffic? Is it the way a city allows skyscrapers to develop in one part of the city and not in others? Is it the way recycling gets picked up on a set day, every other week? Cities develop plans that guide how to improve and sustain efficiency in the provision of city services and overall growth.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

A Return to the Grand Tour: Micromosaic Jewels from the Collection of Elizabeth Locke

Apr 27 – Sep 2, 2019 | Works on Paper Gallery View this extraordinary collection of exquisite, intricately crafted works of art—precious souvenirs designed for Grand Tour travelers of the mid-18th to late-19th centuries.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment

Apr 27 – Aug 18, 2019 | Lower Level Exhibition Galleries Power down, unplug, and join a voyage into the visionary art of Tibetan Buddhism.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Earth Day Flash Tattoo Event

On Saturday, April 27th 2019, Loose Screw Tattoo is beyond excited to host their first ever Earth Day flash event! To celebrate Earth Day, Loose Screw will lower its shop minimum and price flash tattoo designs at $50 and up, depending if the client chooses to get the designs tattooed in full color or black and gray shading.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Hanover Book Festival 2019

Over 40 authors displaying and discussing their latest books.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

March-April Exhibits at Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center exhibits the work of emerging and established mid-Atlantic artists and promotes awareness and understanding of art forms, from crafts to fine art.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion

Following Monumental: Richmond’s Monuments (1607-2018), the Valentine will host a follow-up exhibition entitled Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Richmond Animal League's Woofstock Festival

Richmond Animal League (RAL) will host the 12th annual Woofstock Festival, a family-friendly dog festival with music, adoptions, games, and fun on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10:00am - 2:00pm at Westchester Commons.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

RiverFest 2019

10:00 AM

RiverFest 2019

A day of family fun to celebrate and learn about our river heritage, nature, and recreation at historic Ferndale Appomattox Riverside Park.

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Take Note: The Chemistry of Paper

Join us and the Virginia Section of the American Chemical Society for an exciting day of Chemists Celebrate Earth Week.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

April - May Exhibits @ Art Works

The city is in bloom in April.

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

RVA 2K19

Do you think you have what it takes to be the best 2K player around? Richmond Behavioral Health Authority, Shoe City and the Friends of Prevention Coalition supports you in shooting your best shot in life with RVA's own NBA 2K Tournament.

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM


PINOCCHIO March 29 - May 5, 2019 Virginia Rep’s Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn Written by Bruce Craig Miller Developed by Virginia Rep Approximately 1 hour, no intermission.

2:00 PM

RVA (all day!) Block Party at The Broadberry Feat. No BS! Brass + The Trongone Band + Congress + more!

RVA All Day Block Party at The Broadberry Saturday April 27! An indoor/outdoor block party extravaganza! We will be closing down the ENTIRE parking lot and setting up the BIG stage yet again! 2:00 - Doors 3:00 - 3:30 - Calvin Presents 3:50 - 4:20 - Piranha Rama 4:40 - 5:20 - Camp Howard 5:40 - 6:20 - Kenneka Cook 6:40 - 7:45 - The Congress 8:15 - 9:45 - NO BS! Brass!!!!! INDOOR AFTER-PARTY: 10:30 - 12:30 - The Trongone Band Featuring DJ Ghozt on the 1s and 2s all day long! *You must purchase a ticket that includes an After-Party RSVP to be guaranteed entrance inside The Broadberry for The Trongone Band* GA Tier 2: $25 GA Tier 3: $30 VIP: $75 *Ticket prices go up as each tier sells out* VIP Ticket includes: VIP Laminate, commemorative poster, coozie, swag from sponsors, reserved viewing area outside during the block party, $10 food voucher, reserved viewing area and GUARANTEED ENTRANCE for the afterparty, & MORE! Important Info: -Music begins, outside, at 3pm.

2:00 PM

Goochland Drama presents Hairspray.

Welcome to Baltimore 1962.

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

RPAA’s Parking Lot Party

Join us at Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts for RPAA’s 2019 Parking Lot Party – an afternoon and evening of bands, brews and bites! Hosted by Richmond Performing Arts Alliance’s (RPAA’s) Associates Board, proceeds from this event benefit the artistic and educational programs of RPAA.

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM


4:00 PM


TELLIN’ TALES Presented By THE HERITAGE ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY Written By April Jones Directed By Pamela Archer Shaw Come and join The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company for a 4-part series of children’s stories that are delightfully educational and entertaining.

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Goochland Drama presents Hairspray.

Welcome to Baltimore 1962.

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Latin Ballet of Virginia presents Fiesta del Sol

The Latin Ballet of Virginia will present Fiesta del Sol (Party of the Sun) featuring culture and traditions of the Caribbean.

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The J.O.B. live at Castleburg Brewery

Castleburg Brewery is pleased to welcome The J.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Beauty and the Beast

The Douglas Freeman Players present Disney’s beloved musical, "Beauty and the Beast".

7:30 PM

Greg Jacquin

8:00 PM


8:00 PM