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The Vintage Home Market Spring Event presented by Gracie’s Cottage

The Vintage Home Market is an amazing gathering of some of the finest and unique vintage, shabby, rustic, coastal, French Country, industrial and Farmhouse chic dealers and artisans in the central eastern region.

6:00 PM - 6:00 PM

4/27: Black Liq & TNJC Present: Face Melt Friday XXXIX

Face Melt Friday returns to give you that which you need: HIPHOP 8PM Doors // 18+

8:00 PM - 2:00 AM

DJ Lonnie B & Kelli Lemon present "The Basement"!

Join us every Friday evening for DJ Lonnie B and Kelli Lemon's weekly residency party called.

8:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Harley Boone LIVE! at Uptown Alley

Merging country, bluegrass, and rock elements into a sharp contemporary sound, Harley Boone is comprised of Megan Lynn Browning (lead vocals), Diane Hossinger (fiddle and vocals), Derek Hurst (guitar and mandolin), Lee Roy (bass and vocals), Adam Hamil (guitar, pedal steel, accordion, banjo, harmonica and vocals) and Bubba Farmer (drums).

9:00 PM - 12:30 AM

What So Not - Beautiful Things Tour - Richmond, VA

Enter to WIN tix here --> https://www.

9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

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

New Exhibit

Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume, Pretty Powerful: Fashion and Virginia Women will examine the role of fashion in the professional, creative and social advancement of women in Richmond, Virginia.

12:00 AM

Pretty Powerful: Fashion and Virginia Women

The fashion industry was one of the first industries to offer Richmond women of diverse backgrounds an accepted professional path with prospects for personal agency.

12:00 AM

146 Steps To Safety 5K Run/Walk

A family friendly 5K for the awareness and prevention of human trafficking and exploitation in children, the first 146 Steps To Safety event will be held at Providence Middle School on April 28th, 2017 from 8:00 am to 10:30 am.

8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Herbs Galore & More

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! Find more than 60 plant and craft vendors from the mid-Atlantic region selling herbs, annuals, perennials, heirloom plants, vegetables, trees, garden ornaments, and other related products, along with a delicious variety of food trucks.

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

July Jingle Challenge - Run for God

Do you have a passion for running?? A lot of us don’t.

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Spirituality in Nature

Join us as we travel up to spend the morning at LGBG and discover how our spiritual selves connect with the beauty of nature.

8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

2018 Chapter Challenge

Let's see who wins the Trophy for 2018.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

4th Annual Joy Run/Walk

ATTENTION ALL SORORITIES, FRATERNITIES and LODGES! Here's the perfect opportunity for teambuilding!!! We invite you to participate in the the 2018 Joy Run/Walk 5K/2K and Community Health Fair hosted by Tabernacle Baptist Church.

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


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

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Deep Run Parkrun

Parkrun is global organization that has developed a free weekly 5k for anyone in the community to participate in.

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Family Learning Series Summit

This event will afford parents/guardians the opportunity to hear a keynote speaker and to attend various workshops and/or panel discussions on many topics.

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Garden Work Day

Come out and help us ready our gardens and do a little spring cleaning.

9:00 AM - 12:00 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

Suits for Success VI - Discover the Entrepreneur In You!

Suits for Success - Business & Leadership Workshops encourages young men to break the cycle of poverty; mentally, physically and spiritually.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Until the Piece Fit 5th Annual Fundraiser for ASCV

Cuddle Up for a Cause 5th Annual Fundraiser benefiting Autism Society Central VA.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Avengers Infinity War Celebration

We will be discounting all Avengers titles 10%! Also if you come dressed up as your favorite Avenger you will receive an additional 10% off.

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Inclusive Lego Club and Game Club -Downtown

Children of all abilities in grades K - 8 are invited to join us for our monthly Inclusive Lego & Game Club.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Job Fair

We will be holding a Job Fair on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10 am - 12 pm at our Ashland Distribution Center.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

RAL's Woofstock Featuring Strut Your Mutt 2018

Richmond Animal League (RAL) will host the annual Woofstock Festival, a family-friendly dog festival with music, adoptions, games, and fun on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10:00am - 2:00pm at Westchester Commons.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Richmond Animal League's Woofstock Festival

The Richmond Animal League's annual Woofstock, a family-friendly dog festival with music, adoptions, vendors, games and more will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Westchester Commons in Midlothian, VA.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Join us April 28th at Ferndale Appomattox Riverside Park for RiverFest.

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Seed to Sale – Annual Henricus Plant Sale

Henricus Historical Park is pleased to offer heirloom plant varieties for your home garden.

10:00 AM - 2:00 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

WOW Talk Show 2018

10:00 AM - 1:00 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

DIY Terrariums

Ages 18 & up.

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Pinkalicious the Musical

Pinkalicious the Musical Book & Lyrics by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann Music & Lyrics by John Gregor Based on the book by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann Directed by Leslie Owens-Harrington Pinkalicious is in love with the color pink.

10:30 AM

First Annual WHAN Mater Music Festival

WHAN 102.

11:00 AM - 9:30 PM

Fish Fry

The Missionary Dept.

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

RVA French Food Festival

Don't miss the RVA French Food Festival, Richmond’s only festival offering the rich flavors of France’s finest cuisine, served up by a team of phenomenal local Chefs in support of a wonderful cause.

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Whistlestop Carnival

Join Robious Elementary School in Midlothian for the biennial Whistlestop Carnival on Saturday, April 28th, from 11am-3pm.

11:00 AM - 3:00 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

Documentary THAT WAY MADNESS LIES at Richmond International Film and Music Fesitival

Documentary Feature: Running time: 101 mins THAT WAY MADNESS LIES.

11:45 AM - 1:45 PM

April - May Exhibits @ Art Works

5 new exhibits are on display.

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Cosby High School Superhero Carnival benefiting ASCV

Cosby High School Superhero Carnival with activities, music, games, food, vendors & more.

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

First Annual WHAN Mater Music Festival

WHAN 102.

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

RVA Law Enforcement Recruiting Series

Law enforcement agencies in Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico and Richmond are coming together to host a series of joint recruiting events throughout 2018.

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Spring Invitational: Virginia Cider Jam

It's time to celebrate the bounty of Virginia cider with our annual spring festival! Last year, we honored hops; this year, we will focus on berry ciders! Virginia Cider Jam opens with brunch from 12-3pm, featuring a Classical Revolution RVA clarinet quartet (1-2pm) and berry-inspired eats from Mean Bird (12-3pm).

12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Spring-o-Ween: A Halfway to Halloween Event

RED VEIN is back with the 3rd annual halfway to Halloween celebration.

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life with Hari-kirtana das

How does yoga’s ancient wisdom help us to understand and respond to the issues and challenges of modern life? In this workshop, We’ll look at what yoga philosophy is, why it matters, how to understand it, and how to practically apply it.

12:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Terrapin Takeover Cornhole Tournament!

Join us for our Terrapin Cornhole Tournament and Takeover with live music by Nick Faulconer! Top 3 teams will win house prizes and we will be doing a raffle with a local charity, to be announced.

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

and Pigalicious


1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cider & Savasana at Blue Bee

Join us for another Cider & Savasana at Blue Bee Cider! Lets get our yoga on and drink cider together (but not at the same time!)  Lindsey Mease will be teaching a fun and flowy vinyasa class that is suitable for all-levels.

1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

National Dance Celebration 2018

World Fitness Dance Academy has partnered with St.

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

RVA (all day) Block Party feat. No BS! Brass Band

Join us Saturday April 28 for the RVA (all day) Block Party feat.

1:00 PM - 11:59 PM

The Really BIG Show

ART 180's annual celebration of youth voices and showcase of their visual and performing art is on Saturday, April 28, from 1-4 p.

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Last Life & Make a Film Foundation Spotlight

On Saturday April 28th from 1:50-3:50pm, catch Johnny Depp, J.

1:50 PM - 3:50 PM

Advanced Cookie Decorating with The Rule of Crumb!

ADVANCED COOKIE DECORATING & WINE Do you enjoy wine? What about COOKIES?! Join us for an advanced class on Cookie Decorating, brought to you by the Rule of Crumb! This class will cover all core fundamentals in the art of decorating cookies.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Meal Packaging Event

Serving Haiti.

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Pinkalicious the Musical

Pinkalicious the Musical Book & Lyrics by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann Music & Lyrics by John Gregor Based on the book by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann Directed by Leslie Owens-Harrington Pinkalicious is in love with the color pink.

2:00 PM

Rent - 20th Anniversary Tour

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre.

2:00 PM

Sound Immersion

Sound Immersion with Mark Torgeson $30 Register/pay online: http://sustainableonenessstore.

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

GPE BBQ & Tin Can Fish Band at Castleburg Brewery!

We are getting the band back together again! GPE BBQ is teaming up with the Tin Can Fish Band and Castleburg Brewery and Taproom.

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sing into Spring

MusicFest 2018 2 tents of continuous music by: The Dean's Our own Jesus Freaks Shurlds and Company Chris Lucas Jeannie and Karleen Liam Chafin John Ivins Also see some classic cars, animals from Journey of Hope.

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

BBQ BLAST 2018 Barbecue, Beer and Live Music By the River!

Second Annual Barbecue & Beer Festival with Live Music by Double Down RVA right on the Appomattox River.

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Garden Party at Moore St Studio

Garden Party is a new eco wellness concept from the dream team of Laura Baum ( Laura's Botanicals LLC.

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

10th Annual Shining Knight Gala

The Shining Knight Gala is an occasion designed to celebrate a life saved and the many women and men who made it possible.

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bethany Gates Acoustic

So excited to be playing the patio of SRT again this spring/summer! Come enjoy live acoustic music and delicious food & drinks! Can't wait!!!

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Haunted Dinner at Patrick Henry's Pub & Grille

We're going to do it one more time! This will be your last chance to catch a Haunted Dinner until later this year.

6:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Loose GraVel

Classic Rock on the river front - now that's how we like it!

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Dangerous Summer

The Dangerous Summer at Canal Club

6:30 PM


We have reached event capacity!  Please email Sarah Ann Jennings if you would like to be added to the waitlist.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM


Who holds their gala in a furniture store? Health Brigade, formerly Fan Free Clinic, does.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Creative Canvas For Kids

Whether your child is a beginner or an advance painter, Creative Canvas provides a fun, friendly, laid back environment where kids can explore their creative side.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Open Mic Comedy Night!

Back to Back weekend of Comedy! Open Mic Comedy Night - hosted by James Isaiah Munoz! Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 pm.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Richmond Roughriders Arena Pro Football v. Hampton Roads Reapers

For information on Season Ticket Packages please contact the Richmond Roughriders Season Ticket Office at 1-866-749-8849.

7:00 PM

Skinny Lister on April 28 at The Camel

The Trigger System / RVA Shows Presents! SKINNY LISTER Spirited English outfit Skinny Lister occupies the middle ground between the punkish folk-rock of the Pogues and the evocative, hoedown-laden rural pop of Mumford & Sons.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tin Can Fish Band, Live at Castleburg Brewery

Help us welcome TIN CAN FISH BAND to the Castleburg Taproom! Not only do we have this awesome band, we have Grandpa Eddie's Alabama Ribs & BBQ with us serving up the grub! They'll be in at 3ish for the day.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Universoul Circus

Experience the 25th Anniversary edition of everybody's favorite circus April 26th through May 6th at Richmond Raceway Complex.

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Skinny Lister

7:30 PM

Steep Canyon Rangers with special guest East of Afton

Richmond favorites Steep Canyon Rangers return to the Modlin Center with their Grammy®-winning blend of high-intensity bluegrass.

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

The Music Man

The Freeman Players will present Meredith Wilson’s THE MUSIC MAN, A delightful American classic set in small town River City, Iowa of 1912.

7:30 PM

4/28: Cannabis Corpse, Salvaticus, Perpetuated, Eldritch Horror

CANNABIS CORPSE (RVA, Season of Mist) https://cannabiscorpseofficial.

8:00 PM - 11:55 PM


Winner of the 2014–15 OBIE Award for Best New American Play.

8:00 PM

Dames At Sea

A tap-happy gem of a show that celebrates the golden era of movie musicals, this is the show that brought stardom to a 20-year-old Bernadette Peters, and continues to delight audiences today! It’s a tongue-in-cheek version of those large, flashy 1930’s Busby Berkeley-style musicals in which the naïve chorus girl arrives in New York on the bus, steps into a role on Broadway and becomes a star.

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Mike Phillips


8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Rent - 20th Anniversary Tour

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre.

8:00 PM

River Ditty

By Matthew Mooney Keuter World Premiere In Partnership with Tony and Olivier Award-winning Glass Half Full Productions Suggested for ages 16 and up.

8:00 PM

Samurai Pizza Cats w/ Vanilla Summit

The Samurai Pizza Cats continue to quickly progress in the sprawling ska-punk and funk scene while rocking festival stages and being direct support for some of the biggest names in their genre such as Yellowcard and The Toasters.

8:00 PM - 2:00 AM

The Krewe live at Vagabond!

Alright Vagabond Fam, if you haven't heard The Krewe Band perform in The Rabbit Hole then you are missing out on one very fun evening!!! This group performs the best in Funk, Soul, Today's R&B, Pop, Motown, and GoGo.

8:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Todrick Hall

Q94 Richmond Presents Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour Reserve Seat Tickets available Friday, December 15 at 10 am at thenationalva.

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Flat Elvis

Flat Elvis - Live at Uptown Alley

9:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Saturday Trivia Night!

We hope you will join us for Trivia Night! There is no cost to play -- just grab your friends and show up! You can have as many people on your team as you want (no cell phones allowed for answers).

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Signal Fire at Capital Ale House Music Hall

Signal Fire at Capital Ale House Music Hall w/ special guest Strange Rootz & Sensi Trails

9:00 PM

Tiny Music at Cary St. Cafe!

We're back!! Hot off their whirlwind unplugged tour, Tiny Music are bringing the fully electric 90's rock to Cary Street Cafe! Helping them out are The Colour & The Shape - Foo Fighters Tribute Band, for a night full of Foo Fighters, Stone Temple Pilots, and Pearl Jam.

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

VA Goth and Industrial Showcase Vol. 2 w/ hERETICS iN tHE lAB

Showcasing all Virginia (and DC sometimes because that's basically Virginia) Goth/Industrial/Dark/ Synth/Electro Acts! Support Local VA Artists! Volume 2 will feature: Heretics in the Lab Technophobia This Hollow Machine and special guest DJ Angel Metro of Goth Night! $7 in advance/$10 At the Door (All door tickets are CASH ONLY) 18+ W/ ID, NO MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED! hERETICS iN tHE lAB hERETICS IN tHE lAB [her-i-tix] [in] [thuh] [lab] Pronoun.

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Nobodys Poet at Sine Irish Pub

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Rebekah Rafferty and The Wakes// Justin Golden// Hoochi Coochi

If you missed this line up in December don't make the same mistake.

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

The After-Party w/ MTM: WHAN Radio’s First Annual “Mater Music Festival”

WHAN Radio’s First Annual “Mater Music Festival”: ✨The after party with MTM✨ WHAN 102.

10:00 PM - 1:30 AM