skip to Main Content
All Day

Edward Hopper and the American Hotel

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 200 N Boulevard, Richmond

Check in to Edward Hopper’s hotels, motels, tourist homes, and boarding houses in this first investigation of the celebrated artist’s images of hospitality settings. Culturally probing and formally beguiling, the selected paintings and works on paper explore America’s hotel consciousness…

$

#BallotBattle: The Social Struggle for Suffrage

The Valentine 1015 East Clay Street, Richmond

To highlight the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, #BallotBattle: Richmond’s Social Struggle for Suffrage uses modern social media platforms to profile five Richmond viewpoints and the racial and generational tensions that each exposed.

$

The Paradox of Liberty: Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello Exhibition

Black History Museum of Virginia 122 W. Leigh Street, Richmond

Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence, yet he owned 607 people over the course of his lifetime. Where most exhibitions speak from Jefferson’s viewpoint, this one gives voice to the many enslaved families who built and maintained Monticello.

$

Half-Price Admission Days

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond

All Garden visitors enjoy half-price admission.

$

Daddy Long Legs

Swift Creek Mill Theatre 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway, Colonial Heights

Based on the classic novel, tells the rags-to-riches tale of newfound love.

$

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse at Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts 600 E Grace St #400, Richmond

This play imagines the lives of two minor characters from Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. As the story unfolds, they voice their confusion about the play that’s being performed without them, untangling bigger questions about life and death, reality and…

$

Harriet Tubman

Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn 1601 W. Broad St, Richmond

This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and challenges Harriet Tubman faced while courageously freeing herself and hundreds of others from the bonds of slavery. As Harriet and her friend, Sarah Bradford, narrate her adventurous life, we…

$

Giant Insects

Science Museum of Virginia 2500 W Broad St, Richmond

See insects up close and personal like never before. This touring exhibition features six gigantic, robotic insects ranging from 40 to 120 times larger than life size. Guests will explore entomology as they operate animatronic heads to learn how certain…

$

Working Together: Louis Draper and the Kamoinge Workshop

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 200 N Boulevard, Richmond

Inspired by the archive of Richmond native Louis Draper, VMFA has organized an unprecedented exhibition that chronicles the first twenty years of the Kamoinge Workshop, a group of African American photographers he helped to found in 1963.

Free

August Wilson’s Fences

Virginia Rep’s November Theatre 114 West Broad Street, Richmond

This drama tells the story of Troy Maxson, a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Once a star in the Negro leagues, Troy’s dream of playing in the majors was denied due to the color of his skin. Years later, Troy’s…

$

IdentityRVA: Exploring Our Humanity

Weinstein JCC 5403 Monument Ave, Richmond

A photography exhibit that focuses on the humanity that exists in each of us and seeks to raise awareness and explore issues around how we are all more alike than we might think despite some of our differences.

Free

Short Pump Pals

Short Pump Town Center 11800 West Broad Street, Richmond

Enjoy a fun morning out with your little ones in the Pals Clubhouse with a Magic Show by Mike Klee, crafts, and prizes.

Free

World Travelers: Ireland Edition

Varina Library 1875 New Market Road, Henrico

Pack your imagination and travel to Ireland. Have fun immersing yourself in a different culture through hands-on activities and demonstrations. Fill up your passport with stamps as you travel from place to place.

Free

VMFA Lecture, Frederic Remington and the Buffalo Soldiers

Libbie Mill Library 2100 Libbie Lake East St., Henrico

Remington, best known for his illustrations, bronze sculptures, and paintings of cowboys, he also found a favorite subject in U.S. Cavalrymen, especially the hard-riding soldiers of the 9th and 10th Regiments, known also as Buffalo Soldiers. This lecture presented by…

Free

Words on Fire: Happy Hour Poetry

Firehouse Theatre 1609 W. Broad St., Richmond

Break out of the work week routine with a dose of hot verse. Featuring two showcase poets, an open mic sign up, and cash bar. This month, the guest artist will be Tara Shea Burke, Richmond poetess and author of…

Free

HHH RVA: Freedom’s First Generation

Triple Crossing Brewery 5203 Hatcher Street, Richmond

Discover the stories of African Americans, who were the first of their generation to experience freedom after the Civil War and emancipation. Find out what the research at East End and Evergreen cemeteries has revealed.

Free

Foster Parent Information Session

Baptist General Association of Virginia 2828 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond

Learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Call (804) 201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Free

Jewish Film Series & ReelAbilities Film Event

Weinstein JCC 5403 Monument Ave, Richmond

Shoelaces tells the story of a complicated relationship between an aging father (Reuben) and his special-needs son (Gadi), whom he abandoned while he was still a young boy. Reuben's kidneys are failing and his son Gadi wants to donate one…

$
Back To Top

There are reasons 16,000+ families have signed up for the RFM eNews

Exclusive Contest Alerts | New Issue Reminders | Discount Codes and Savings
SUBSCRIBE NOW
close-link