Della makes cakes, not judgment calls – those she leaves to her husband, Tim. But when the girl she helped raise comes back home to North Carolina to get married, and the fiancé is actually a fiancée, Della’s life gets…
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.
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.
Cancelled Mixes a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, and adds a dash of Monty Python, to create a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre. This play is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany…
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…
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.
Jay Gatsby, a self-made millionaire, passionately pursues the elusive Daisy Buchanan. Nick Carraway, a young newcomer to Long Island, is drawn into their world of obsession, greed and danger. The breathtaking glamor and decadent excess of the Jazz Age come…
Enjoy movies on the big screen. 7:00 PM, Friday 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM, Saturday
Browse vendors and booths for home and gardening needs including remodeling solutions, landscaping ideas, the latest in interior design trends, furnishings, and how to make your home more environmentally friendly.
Postponed Six strangers escape city life for a silent retreat in the woods to confront their inner demons. But the vows of silence that seemed so attractive to them at the outset become constraints when they recognize the achingly human…
They strive to have reasonably priced and good quality children's products at their sales. You'll find clothing, toys, books, baby gear, and more. Half price sale 1:00 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Single game tickets for the 2020 season will be on sale. Plus, food, vendors, music, and funn.
Experience more than a dozen adaptive sports for individuals with physical disabilities and visual impairments, whether you want to play for fun or are searching for a competitive team. Plus - exhibition games, demonstrations, vendors, and food trucks. Volunteer opportunities…
Grades 2 through 5 join the SCRAP RVA team to learn to build a simple loom on a CD. Then use the loom to weave with colorful fibers. Registration begins two weeks before each program.
Hear a reading of You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer! A Very Improper Story by Shana Corey and a enjoy a theme related craft activity in honor of Women's History Month.
Touchable artifacts will be on display. Great fun for the entire family.
Young Adult book author will talk about the book and sign copies followed by a Parisian inspired lunch with the author.
BK's children's books include the Mr. Business series about third-grade students and a business savvy entrepreneur and Shauna, a story inspired by his sister who has Rett syndrome and her influence on his life. The first 25 children will receive…
Calling all novice gardeners: Early spring is the perfect time to kick off a garden. Learn about starting your garden from seed with the help of Dory Klein, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s librarian, and her traveling seed library.
Before Sherlock Holmes and C.S.I., how were suspicious deaths investigated? Join this tour and examine Mosby Sheppard of Meadow Farm’s career as a coroner during the early 1800s in Henrico County.
Use Scratch.MIT.Edu, a website used to teach the concepts of computer coding to build video games. Registration is required.
Join VMHC educators as they lead thirty-minute highlight tours in recognition of Women's History Month and the 100-Year Commemoration of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Tours: 1:00-1:30 pm and 2:00-2:30 pm.
This event will include a 2-hour climbing pass, harness rentals, belayer assistance, and a reserved section of TRC's top rope walls. TRC RVA features a variety of unique climbing routes, seamless flooring, AutoBelays and ample space for a fun session…
Come create your own electric leaping frog. Fold some paper and add a simple circuit to make a leaping frog with glowing eyes. Books about our topics and all materials will be provided. For grades 6 through 12.
He's part man, part dog, and ALL HERO! Elementary aged children are invited to a Dog Man party to celebrate this humorous books series by Dav Pilkey. For grades K through 5.
Free costumes at the door, Hamentaschen cookies courtesy of Smith & Foundry (while they last), interactive performance of the Megillah at 6:00 p.m., carnival-style games and prizes, build your own Purim gift baskets, “Ask the Rabbi” booth, coffee, tea and…
Enjoy a cocktail reception, silent auction, and seated live auction. Benefits VisArts.
Bringing together a variety of local Virginia artists for a live performance.
The sixth performance this concert series will feature Conductor and Music Director Candidate, Valentina Peleggi.
Ophira Eisbenberg is a Canadian-born stand-up comedian and writer. She hosts NPR’s nationally syndicated comedy trivia show Ask Me Another where she interviews, jokes and plays silly games with celebrity guests.