There is so much to do this weekend. It’s hard just to choose one thing. Here is a look at some of our favorites:
The Mountain Between Us
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
FRIDAY – OCTOBER 6, 2017
Haunts of Richmond — Shadows of Shockoe Tour
Take the Haunt of Richmond Ghost tour in Shockoe Bottom. 1914 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23223. From 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday until November 4, 2017. Group discounts are available. For more information call (855) 445-8927 or visit hauntsofrichmond.com.
RVA Pop Up Party at the Broadberry
Celebrate 1st Friday with DJ Lonnie B and Kelli Lemon from 5-8p. Click Here for more information!
SATURDAY – OCTOBER 7th, 2017
3rd Annual Unity In Pink- “Workout Against Breast Cancer”
Unite in the fight to prevent breast cancer with RVA’s best fitness instructors! This two-hour event includes music from the hottest DJ, Zumba, bootcamp, line dancing, games, prizes, and much more! This is a sneaker-only event so get your Fitbits ready because you will sweat and burn calories! 20% of the admission cost goes to the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation. Click Here for more information.
2nd Street Festival in Jackson Ward
The 2nd Street Festival, presented by Altria and Dominion Energy, returns for the 29th year, Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 7-8, to celebrate the rich culture of the historic Jackson Ward neighborhood. Enjoy live music, food, and so much more! Click Here for more information.
National Frappe Day
Celebrate this delicious blended drink made with either coffee or espresso and topped with whipped cream. Stop by your favorite coffee shop and enjoy a Frappe with a friend. Many coffee locations are even offering discounts!
Midlothian Food Festival
It’s the 29th year and the Midlothian Food Festival is better than ever. Enjoy food from area restaurants, local craft beer, Virginia wines and more! Click Here for more information.
Yo Gotti at Altria Theater
Southern Hip Hop legend Yo Gotti comes to Richmond Saturday, Oct. 7 at Altria Theater. Known for hits such as “5 Star,” Women Lie, Men Lie” featuring Lil Wayne, “Act Right” featuring Young Jeezy and YG and “Down in the DM” featuring Nikki Minaj, Yo Gotti’s latest album, The Art of Hustle, reached No. 1 on the Billboard charts. Click Here for more information.
The BBQ-eating, beer-drinking, music-listening all-day festival in Church Hill. Featuring finger-licking good BBQ from Alamo BBQ, Buz and Ned’s, Jadean’s Smokin’ Six O and much more. Plus honey ginger and sweet-potato sage beer from Ardent Craft Ales, which was born in a Church Hill garage before moving to the craft brewery capital of Richmond, Scott’s Addition. Noon-7 p.m. Libby Hill Park. Free entry, pay as you go. Click Here for more information.
SUNDAY – OCTOBER 8th, 2017
Brick Fest Live! LEGO Fan Experience @ Convention Center
The Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Experience is filled with hands-on attractions and activities engineered to inspire, educate, and entertain. Click Here for more information.
Time to bring your PUP to the BAR for BARKtoberfest! Come out to enjoy a day at the bar with all kinds of dogs, benefiting local animal rescue groups. Simply buy a ticket to donate, be entered in raffles, see adoptable pups and much more! Don’t forget to dress up your pup for our costume contest. Click Here for more information.