Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events for March 19, 2017

Day Navigation

All Day
$

It’s All Relative: Richmond Families (1616-2016)

March 1 - June 18
The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219 United States

What defines a Richmond family? This exhibit explores the changing definition and composition on of what makes a family in our Richmond community over the past five centuries.

Find out more »
$

One Love: LGBT Families

March 1 - September 4
The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219 United States

This exhibition questions the traditional definition of a family through portraits of LGBT families in the Richmond region. Sponsored by Altria Group, Virginia is for Lovers, Capital One, Richmond Region Tourism, and Michael Simon Photography.

Find out more »
Free

The Rachel Lambert Mellon Collection of Jean Schlumberger

March 1 - June 18
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts*, 200 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

This exhibition of 145 works from one of the most stunning public collections of jewelry and objects by Jean Schlumberger celebrates the creativity of this legendary 20th-century designer and the inspiration he found in the natural world.

Find out more »
$

Toys of the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s

March 1 - September 5
Virginia Historical Society, 428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220

Gumby. Barbie. Slinky. Mr. Potato Head. Wham-O. Spirograph. Hot Wheels. Experience the toys and their stories through three imagined living rooms that bring the decades back to life. ($, Free for members)  

Find out more »
Free

The Landscape Architecture Legacy of Dan Kiley

March 1 - March 31
The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design, 2501 Monument Avenue
Richmond, VA 23220

During his extensive career, he worked with equally significant architects, including Eero Saarinen, Louis Kahn, and I.M. Pei, to create internationally acknowledged design icons.

Find out more »
$

Dancing Lessons

March 1 - April 9
Virginia Rep at Hanover Tavern, 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
Hanover, 23069

Ever, an awkward professor with Asperger’s Syndrome, seeks dancing lessons from his neighbor, Senga, an out of commission Broadway dancer. As the unlikely relationship unfolds, the two make hilarious and heartwarming discoveries about themselves and each other.

Find out more »
$

Something’s Afoot

March 9 - May 6
Swift Creek Mill Theatre, 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Ten people are stranded in an isolated English country house during a raging thunderstorm -- the perfect scenario for an Agatha Christie whodunit, right? But in this musical spoof of the genre, the characters are disposed of one by one in fiendishly clever and comic ways: poison darts, man-eating flower pots, and exploding staircases to

Find out more »
$

Eurydice

March 10 - March 20
Appomattox Regional Governor’s School, 512 W. Washington Street
Petersburg, Virginia

Sarah Ruhl reimagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine.

Find out more »
$

Grass Roots – A Healthy Virginia Lawn Program

March 10 - May 15
Chesterfield Cooperative Extension, 6807 Mimms Loop
Chesterfield, VA 23832

For Chesterfield County residents, this program includes a site visit to your home by a Master Gardener volunteer who measures your lawn area, collects soil sample(s), and completes a detailed site evaluation, including information on soil compaction and weed cover. Cooperative Extension staff use this information to make specific recommendations for your lawn, which when

Find out more »
$

NuYoRican

March 16 - March 19
The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, 2880 Mountain Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23260 United States

Explores the true stories of Puerto Ricans who migrated to the United States after WWII and the depths of hardship and eventual triumph that came with assimilation. Based on true accounts from Puerto Rican authors, Julia Barden Torres, Esmeralda Santiago, Piri Thomas, and others. Presented by the Latin Ballet.

Find out more »
$

Sixth Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival Opening Night – “Shameless: The Art of Disability”

March 16 - March 19
Weinstein JCC, 5403 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA United States

Dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. This year’s films include Shameless: The Art of Disability, Margarita with a Straw, Mimi and Dona, and Gabriel.  

Find out more »
$

Southern Women’s Show

March 17 - March 19
Richmond Raceway Complex, 600 E Laburnum Ave
Richmond, VA 23222

The show features one-of-a-kind shopping, fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, gourmet foods, health screenings, and more.

Find out more »
$

Mozart and Bach

March 17 - March 19
Hat Theatre, 1124 Westbriar Dr. Richmond, VA. 23238
Richmond, Virginia 23238

Capitol Opera Richmond presents Mozart's first opera "Bastien and Bastienna." Performed in English, this one act opera, paired with PDQ Bach's spoof "A Little Nightmare Music," is sure to delight people of all ages.

Find out more »
Ongoing
Free

Rudy Shepherd: We are all Trayvon Martin

March 1 @ 11:00 am - March 25 @ 5:00 pm
1708 Gallery, 319 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

Shepherd’s paintings and drawings investigate current events: deceased pop culture icons, politicians, and both criminals and victims of crime.

Find out more »
Free

Romancing The Land

March 2 @ 6:30 pm - April 6 @ 6:00 pm
Bella Arte Gallery, 3734 Winterfield Rd
Midlothian, VA 23113

In these paintings Mr. Biviano seeks the Divine in Nature. Several of the paintings in this show have recently come back from touring museums out west. Mr. Biviano will address the anomalies of strange lights and atmospheric lumens that often find their way into his art at opening reception.

Find out more »
$

Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea

March 4 @ 9:30 am - September 4 @ 5:00 pm
Science Museum of Virginia*, 2500 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

Created entirely from plastic pollution recovered from the ocean, this impactful display includes a dozen gigantic marine wildlife sculptures – from jellyfish to eels. Encouraging conservation, inspiring guests to reduce, reuse, repurpose and recycle to eliminate this worldwide crisis.

Find out more »
12:00 pm
Free

Cinderella Dreams

March 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Westchester Commons Shopping Center, 15786 WC Main Street
Midlothian, VA 23113

Teens in need may shop for a prom dress and accessories for free at the former Famous Footwear location. Sponsored by the Midlothian Junior Women’s Club. (Free, Donation)  

Find out more »
$

Sixth Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival – Mimi and Dona

March 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Weinstein JCC, 5403 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA United States

This poignant, heartbreaking and, at times, humorous documentary traces this process through the story of a wonderfully quirky and deeply connected mother-daughter duo. The film spotlights the challenges of aging caregivers of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Talk Back to follow film.

Find out more »
1:00 pm
$

Puberty Program: Something New About You

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, Williamsburg Room, 1602 Skipwith Road
Richmond, Virginia 23229

When girls learn about puberty before it happens, they face it with greater confidence and even excitement. This is the perfect time to start healthy, factual conversations. Doctor-led. For 4th and 5th grade girls and parent or parent-substitute. Pre-registration required.

Find out more »
2:00 pm
$

Have You Filled A Bucket Today, The Musical

March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive
Richmond, VA 23220

Based on the play Have You Filled a Bucket Today? and book Bucket Filling Fairy by Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead. Bucket filling is a metaphor for doing caring things for others - filling their “buckets,” and ultimately results in personal self esteem. Length: 1 hour (no intermission). Suggested for ages 4 and up.

Find out more »
$

Sixth Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival – Gabriel

March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weinstein JCC, 5403 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA United States

A troubled young man searches obsessively for his first love, risking everything in an increasingly desperate pursuit. Starring Rory Culkin. Talk Back to follow film.  

Find out more »
3:00 pm
Free

Benefit for Richmond’s Refugees

March 19 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, 2408 Ownby Lane
Richmond, VA 23220

Shop local fair trade and eco friendly businesses. 15% of proceeds will go towards ReEstablish Richmond's work with local refugees. Vendors include Lightbox Print Co., Hummingbird Gardens, One Little World, Maven Made, Superfun Yoga Pants, Molly Virginia Made, and The Wild

Find out more »
4:00 pm
$

10th Annual Date With Dad: A Wonder-filled Dance at the Garden

March 19 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228

This event will feature Garden Tours and a Scavenger Hunt 4:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. Then the party starts at 6 p.m. with the Red Carpet, an exclusive Tea House experience, and the chance to explore multiple rooms filled with hands-on activities, contests, prizes, photo booth, live entertainment, and food.

Find out more »
+ Export Day's Events

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.