Friday – Sleepwalkers

The Richmond-based indie band swing back into town for a star-studded performance at The Broadberry with Tinnarose (also with some Richmond connections) and Minor Poet. In the past, Sleepwalkers have opened for J. Roddy Walston & The Business, The Lumineers and The Shins. They’re out promoting their latest “Wake Up” and “Reasons to Give Up in You” from Matthew White’s Spacebomb. 9 p.m. The Broadberry, 2729 W. Broad St. $15.

Saturday – Harlem Globetrotters

Check out the fancy footwork, amazing ball tricks and super-duper dunks from the Harlem Globetrotters. 1 and 6 p.m. Richmond Coliseum, 601 East Leigh St. Tickets start at $22.

Saturday – Capital City Kwanzaa Festival

Celebrate Kwanzaa with music, dancing and drumming from the Elegba Folklore Society, music performances from Plunky & Oneness and Orquestra Tumbao-ist, keynote speaker Prof. James Small, a candle-lighting ceremony, an African market and more. 1-9 p.m. Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School, 1000 Mosby St. $5-7, free for children under 12. (804) 644-3900 or

Sunday – The Hip Hop Nutcracker

“The Nutcracker” goes hip-hop with a fresh take on the holiday classic. This is a touring production with hip-hop dancers, a DJ, and an on-stage electric violinist. In the hip-hop version, Maria-Clara and her prince go back in time to a nightclub in Brooklyn in the 1980s. Featuring hip-hop legend Kurtis Blow as MC. 7 p.m. Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St. $35-$65.

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