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November 2018

Maymont Mansion Holiday Tours

November 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - January 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Maymont, Mansion, 1700 Hampton Street
Richmond,VA23220
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Free

James and Sallie Dooley's spectacularly decorated Gilded Age home brings the wonders and festivities of Christmas past to life and is sure to put everyone in the holiday spirit. Beautiful trimmings on the 12-foot Christmas tree, the opulent dining room set for a feast, evergreen decorations, and lavish gifts welcome the season in grand Victorian style. In the Belowstairs area, preparations are underway to make the Dooley’s first Christmas in their new home special for their family and friends. Guided…

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December 2018

Pandemic: Richmond

December 1, 2018 - January 6, 2019
The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street
Richmond,VA23219United States
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$

Explores the repeated storms of disease that have swept through the city. From influenza to cholera to polio to AIDS/HIV, this exhibition investigates how Richmonders have fought silent, invisible enemies and tells their stories of both loss and survival.

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Pretty Powerful: Fashion and Virginia Women

December 1, 2018 - January 27, 2019
The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street
Richmond,VA23219United States
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$

Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume, this exhibit will examine the role of fashion in the professional, creative, and social advancement of women in Richmond, Virginia.

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Mr. Popper’s Penguins

December 1 - December 30
Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn, 1601 W. Broad St
Richmond,Virginia23230
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$

The tale of the gentle British house painter, with a fondness for Antarctic exploration, who finds himself and his family the proud domesticators of a family of penguins. This heartwarming tale will be a holiday treat for the entire family as they follow Mr. Popper, his family, and his talented little penguins.  

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The Game’s Afoot: Holmes for the Holidays

December 1 - December 30
Virginia Rep at Hanover Tavern, 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
Hanover,23069
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$

Murder mysteries and mirthful merriment color this twisty whodunit. Centered on Broadway star William Gillette, admired worldwide for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes, this wacky comedy follows the actor as he must reprise his role in order to solve the mystery of his own attempted murder in his castle during holiday festivities with his cast-mates.  

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Break Glass: Art by VL Cox

December 1, 2018 - February 10, 2019
Virginia Holocaust Museum, 2000 E. Cary Street
Richmond,VA23223
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Free

Through her art, Cox aspires to spark conversation about civil rights and equality, while also exploring the persistence of hate and injustice in America today. Cox creates her work from found objects, appropriating them to make pointed criticisms about some of today’s most troubling topics often delivering a message that is in direct opposition to the objects’ original message or intended use.

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Kings Dominion’s WinterFest

December 1 - December 31
Kings Dominion, 16000 Theme Park Way
Doswell,VA23047
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$

Guests are immersed in the season’s spirit with brilliant lights and décor, live entertainment, luscious treats, and fanciful experiences throughout the park. Their signature tower transforms into a 300-foot-tall holiday tree that will come alive each evening at a special tree-lighting ceremony. Features, a sleigh-full of hands-on experiences, including ice skating, make-and-take ornaments, and even the opportunity to write to Santa.

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Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights

December 1, 2018 - January 7, 2019
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond,VA23228
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A holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, firepit with s’mores and hot chocolate (for purchase), nightly family activities and, more. The exhibition will re-interpret well-known works of art in a spectrum of sparkling color.

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Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia

December 1, 2018 - April 14, 2019
Virginia Museum of History and Culture, 428 North Boulevard
Richmond,VA23220
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$

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters, diaries, and photographs from the museum's world-class collection of nine million items representing the story of Virginia. The walls inside the Virginia Sargeant Reynolds Gallery will be transformed with fresh paint and expressive reflections on Virginia’s past. Using the mural aesthetic to blend the present with the past, the exhibit is the first of its kind for a history museum in the Commonwealth.

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Gallery Show: Joanna Tyka

December 1, 2018 - January 15, 2019
Weinstein JCC, 5403 Monument Ave
Richmond,VAUnited States
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Free

Abstract and figurative forms are in contradiction to each other, but for Joanna Tyka, they’re parallel forms of her artistic expression. This show will run in the Sara D. November Gallery.

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