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Embark on an anatomical safari and explore the intricate biology, zoology and physiology of the world’s most spectacular creatures—large and small! BODY WORLDS: ANIMAL INSIDE OUT gives guests the unique opportunity to explore what lies beneath the surface of some of the world’s most spectacular creatures, using the amazing science of Plastination invented by BODY WORLDS creator and anatomist, Dr.

12:00 AM

Contemporary Art from Portugal

To commemorate the state visit of Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, the President of Portugal, in June 2018, this exhibition presents the work of six Portuguese artists, whose paintings, photographs and other works on paper were chosen to reflect the range and vitality of contemporary art in Portugal.

12:00 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

Napoleon: Power and Splendor

More than 200 works of art–most of which have never before been exhibited in the United States–reveal the intricacies of Napoleon’s household and the role it played in crafting the Emperor’s image.

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

Beyond Duty

While the countries of the free world were reluctant to help Jewish refugees, and while most diplomats continued to employ standard procedures, only very few felt that extraordinary times required extraordinary action and were willing to act against their governments’ policy.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Faces of Survival: A Portrait Exhibit

Some were hidden children, concealing their Jewish identity.

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

Coloratura at 35: A Retrospective

For thirty-five years Catherine Roseberry and Rob Womack, working at Coloratura, have been using furniture as a canvas for a thorough exploration of the arts of the past.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Get to Know Your Customer Week at #loveYOU

Join #loveYOU, Richmond's only retailer focused on both community and holistic products, for Get to Know Your Customer Week this week! The store--located at Stony Point Fashion Park--will host partner vendors, special classes, free yoga sessions, and more to welcome customers and spread the importance of healthy self-care.

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Napoleon: Power and Splendor

Step inside the private world of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769–1821) for an intimate encounter with the propaganda machine that modernized and legitimized his reign as self-titled Emperor in the wake of the French Revolution.

10:00 AM

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

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical

Disaster strikes when Trixie leaves her beloved stuffed Knuffle Bunny at the laundromat.

10:30 AM

Island Hopper Pass at Uptown Alley

For only $9 guests receive two games of bowling, shoe rental and $5 game play card for the arcade.

11:00 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

Cynthia Myron: Artist-in-Residence

Cynthia’s work explores the physicality and emotional weight of constructed spaces, particularly the home.

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

July - August Exhibits @ Art Works!

New exhibits on display daily, Tuesday - Sunday, 12 PM - 6 PM, through August 18th, 2018.

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

BBQ Chicken Dinner & Silent Auction Fundraiser

Save those dishes for another day–NO cooking tonight! Instead, head over to Heritage Green Assisted Living and Memory Care for a BBQ Chicken Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraiser to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association on Thursday, July 19 from 4:30-7 p.

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Flowers After 5

Relax on Thursday evenings throughout the summer at Flowers After 5.

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Dinner at Positive Vibe Cafe benefiting Autism Society Central VA

Join us for dinner at the Positive Vibe Cafe in an accepting, disability friendly space.

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Ben Wallace Pro Am Summer League

Come out and join us for the Ben Wallace Pro Am Summer League, which includes NBA, Oversees (Professional), College, and local basketball players.

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Coloratura at 35: Gallery Talk

Join Catherine and Rob for a discussion of their work, and a guided tour through the galleries discussing pieces individually! Light refreshments will be provided.

6:00 PM

Crypto Blockchain Summer meetup! (Please note change of venue this month)

Come join us for a recap of the most recent events and happenings in crypto!
Afterwards We will head over over for a close by bar/restaurant for a late happy hour and additional networking :)

Please note we are visiting the NEW CAPITAL ONE CAFE on CARY STREET --this is a new location.

6:00 PM

Foundry Series: The 14th Amendment and Birthright Citizenship

In July 1868, the ideas of African American activists transformed the terms of citizenship for all Americans with the adoption of the 14th Amendment to the U.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

My Son, the Doctor

Join us for Third Thursday Music Nights at Stir Crazy Cafe featuring My Son, The Doctor.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thriving Artist Thursdays- Figure Drawing with Bruce Winsor

Every third Thursday of the month Art Works is hosting an educational forum from 6:00-8:00 pm, Come and learn new skills to thrive as an artist! We will introduce you to artist Bruce Winsor who will present his figure drawings and paintings as well as lead a live figure drawing session.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Summer Series: The World of Robert Schumann

The Summer Recital Series is a collaboration among the Richmond Symphony, the University of Richmond Department of Music and VCU | School of the Arts | Department of Music.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

West Side Story

Something’s coming, something good.

7:00 PM

John Moreland

The replay of John Moreland’s network television debut is…glorious and affirming and a sucker punch.

8:00 PM


Hardcore/ Thrash Metal band from Cleveland, formed in the early 90s.

8:00 PM

PC Worship

9:00 PM