In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Things to do this weekend in RVA: February 24-26

Richmond Symphony to perform David Bowie tribute

“The genius of David Bowie’s innovative range of musical styles influenced multiple generations of groundbreaking music. Now, hear his iconic music performed as never before with the Richmond Symphony featuring a guest conductor and a full rock band; taking you on a symphonic odyssey that pays tribute to the legendary musician and epic storyteller David Bowie.”
When: Saturday, February 25 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Altria Theater

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RVA Polar Plunge

Mark your calendars for Saturday, Feb 25th and join us for the 3rd Annual RVA Polar Plunge Winter Fest benefiting Special Olympics Virginia.

Join us at The Square at Willow Lawn from 12-4pm for the COOLEST party happening in #RVA ! Sign up for the Polar Plunge here: www.polarplunge.com

RVA Polar Plunge Winter Fest is FREE- there is a $100 fundraising minimum required for all participants who want to take the plunge. For additional details or sponsorship information, please contact Nicole Rappaport at nrappaport@specialolympicsva.org or call 804-726-3023

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Dogtown Dance Theatre presents Mardi Gras RVA 2017

Dogtown Brings New Orleans to RVA!

Join Dogtown Dance Theatre for their 6th annual Mardi Gras celebration and parade! Open to the Richmond community, Dogtown will celebrate Mardi Gras on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Mardi Gras RVA is the BIGGEST family-friendly Mardi Gras celebration in Richmond, and not to be missed!

We kick off the afternoon with a community parade around the Dogtown area and then come inside for some amazing performance, live music and food for the rest of the day! ALL members of the commuinty are invited to join in the FREE parade!

Performers include:
RVA Dance Collective, CLAVES UNIDOS, Studio 4 Dance Company, Pole Pressure, Electric Nomad Dance Studio, Ajna Tribal Bellydance Troupe, Circular Expressions Hoop Troupe and Flow Arts, Latin Vintage Productions and live music by Happy Lucky Combo.

We’ll be serving local brews from Legend Brewery and Cajun catering by Sophia’s International Cuisine!

Show Admission: $15
Children 5-12: $5
Children under 5: FREE
PARADE: 3pm | SHOW and DANCE PARTY: 4-8PM

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Richmond Ballet Gala

For the first time Richmond Ballet’s Canal Street building will be transformed into the gritty and glamorous streets of New York City. Come celebrate our year in dance, as well as our upcoming tour to NYC at the NYC in RVA Gala on Saturday, February 25, 2017!

The evening will include cocktails, an elegant seated dinner, a live and silent auction, entertainment, and more. It is sure to be unique event – unlike other gala before – but still filled with the same warmth and splendor that you’ve come to expect from Richmond Ballet events.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Click here to get yours today: https://goo.gl/FZCSaO

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Richmond Kids Expo

Extra Special Parents will be at the Richmond Kids Expo talking to families and community members about fostering and fostering to adopt.


“The 14th Annual Richmond Kids Expo is the largest yearly event held in Central Virginia that’s specially designed to provide parents with an engaging trade show atmosphere while their kids enjoy an awesome day of fun and entertainment! Parents can shop and learn about products and services offered at exhibitors’ booths while spending the day with their children in a safe indoor environment.”

When: Saturday, February 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Richmond International Raceway

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3rd Annual Rex Party

This is a benefit for the purpose of purchasing bullet proof vest for the K-9’s who serve the surrounding counties & our military.

Start making your plans now and become a sponsor.

When: Saturday, February 25 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Where: 1021 Koger Center Blvd, Richmond, VA

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