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Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Thursday-Friday - Fan Arts Stroll A 12-block festival that started during the pandemic continues this year. Stroll the Fan District, look at art and listen to music. Some proceeds will go to Fox Elementary School. 4 -8 p.m. 1900-2600 blocks of Hanover and Grove...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Friday-Sunday - Lebanese Food Festival The Lebanese Food Festival returns after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. At the popular food festival, you can dig in to homemade Mediterranean food, such as stuffed grape leaves, falafel and grilled kebabs, while enjoying...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Friday - Friday Cheers Friday Cheers kicks off its new season with Japanese Breakfast, an experimental pop band fronted by Korean American musician and author of “Crying in H Mart” Michelle Zauner. Abby Huston opens. The riverfront concert series “returns to normal”...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Thursday-Saturday - Historic Garden Week Want a good look at some of your neighbor’s prize-winning gardens? This is the week you can do it — without stealthy drone flights or camouflaging yourself as a giant gnome. In all, more than 128 properties around the...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Thursday - New dance troupe at The Hippodrome “Love is blind,” Chaucer once mused. “Love is a battlefield,” Pat Benatar purred into a microphone. Love, actually, is a lot. And now, “Love is Crazy,” is the title of the debut performance from Richmond’s newest...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Starts Saturday - M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE! The butterflies are back in town! Head over to Lewis Ginter’s Conservatory for this uniquely immersive experience, where butterflies perform extreme fly-bys and might even roost on your lucky T-shirt. New butterflies...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Now through Sunday - ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Here’s the thing about tradition: it’s timeless. Originally scheduled for 2020, the COVID-19-delayed, Tony-winning classic finally arrives in RVA without skipping a beat. A poor milkman seeks out husbands for his five wives...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Thursday-Saturday - TACARRA WILLIAMS Funny lady Tacarra Williams brings her stand-up set to The Sandman. You may recognize her from NBC’s “Bring the Funny” a few years ago or from her 30-minute comedy special on Comedy Central, produced by Kevin Hart. Times vary. $20....

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Friday - HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS It’s magic show meets improv meets playground hoops. The Harlem Globetrotters are more American than apple pie or mispronouncing “beignets.” And when they’re not helping Scooby-Doo solve crimes or haunting the dreams of the Washington...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Friday-Sunday - GalaxyCon GalaxyCon is back in town with celebrity guests such as Evangeline Lilly, William Shatner, Harvey Guillén from “What We Do in the Shadows,” Chris Sarandon from “The Princess Bride” and many more. Expect lots of Q&As, meet-and-greets,...

Weekend in Richmond

Weekend in Richmond

Now until March 20 - ‘The Lion King’ Decades before kids almost broke your Alexa or Siri with nonstop requests for “Let It Go” or “We Don’t Talk About Bruno,” they were getting the whole school bus to sing “Hakuna Matata.” Simba, Scar, Mufasa and the gang doubled down...