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Sep
23
Fri
Richmond Poe Film Festival Friday Feature Film @ Byrd Theatre
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us at the majestic Byrd Theatre for an evening of Poe inspired films beginning with a musical performance on the mighty Wurlitzer organ! 7:00 pm: House of Usher (Corman, 1960) with an introduction by Victoria Price, daughter of screen legend Vincent Price. 9:00 pm Stonehearst Asylum (Anderson, 2014). For information and tickets please call (804) 648-5523

Sep
24
Sat
Riverside Baptist Church Fall Festival and Car Show @ Riverside Baptist Church
Sep 24 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fall festival, car/truck/bike show

 

All-you-can-eat breakfast, $8; Yard Sale; Car/Truck/Bike Show (with trophies); Bake Sale; Silent Auction; Crafts, Brunswick Stew, Concessions; Free Children’s Activities; Door Prizes

RVA MakerFest @ The Science Museum of Virginia
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

RVA MakerFest returns to the Science Museum of Virginia for hands-on demonstrations from over 100 of the region’s most innovative makers, from glassblowers and blacksmiths to video game programmers and robotics. Free admission. Food and beer trucks on site. Also, enjoy free access to the Science Museum of Virginia, including the new SPEED exhibit.

Richmond Poe Film Festival Saturday Short Films and Panels @ Byrd Theatre
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join us at the majestic Byrd Theatre for a day of Poe inspired films with panel discussions by film experts! 10:00 am: The Black Cat (Ulmer, 1934) and Fall of the House of Usher (Watson, 1928) followed by panel discussion “Poe in Black and White.” 1:00 pm: Extraordinary Tales (Garcia, 2014) followed by panel discussion “Animated Poe.” 3:00 pm: The Tell-Tale Heart (LaTier, 2016) and The Cask of Amontillado (Ciechanowski, 2015) followed by panel discussion “Challenges in making Poe Movies.” For tickets go to http://bit.ly/poefilmfest or call the museum at (804) 648-5523.

Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live! @ Patrick Henry's Scotchtown
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Preservation Virginia’s museums are participating in Smithsonian Museum Day Live! In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live ticket for free! The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people. Tickets will be available for download on August 1, 2016. For more information visit their website at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2016/

 

Visit Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown for free!

Richmond Poe Film Festival Saturday Night “Evening with Victoria Price @ The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Richmond Poe Film Festival “An Evening with Victoria Price” Join us at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen for an evening with the lovely Victoria Price, daughter of screen legend, Vincent Price. Ms. Price will give a talk followed by a screening of Tales of Terror (1962). Heavy hors d’oeuvres and bar provided. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/poefilmfest or by calling (804) 648-5523.

Oct
1
Sat
Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser @ Hanover High School
Oct 1 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser

 

Come grab your bargains at the yard sale hosted by the Hanover High School Orchestra. There will be great deals on furniture, small novelty items, toys, sporting equipment, books, games, shoes, and more! The funds will help support the orchestra’s trip to Atlanta, GA. This yard sale is rain or shine!

Junior League of Richmond 11th Annual Touch a Truck @ Richmond International Raceway
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types including public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool – all in one place! Children will be allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel, and meet the people who help to build, protect, and serve our community. Crafts, games, and food trucks will also be part of the day’s entertainment.

The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

Oct
2
Sun
The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

Sep
23
Fri
Richmond Poe Film Festival Friday Feature Film @ Byrd Theatre
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us at the majestic Byrd Theatre for an evening of Poe inspired films beginning with a musical performance on the mighty Wurlitzer organ! 7:00 pm: House of Usher (Corman, 1960) with an introduction by Victoria Price, daughter of screen legend Vincent Price. 9:00 pm Stonehearst Asylum (Anderson, 2014). For information and tickets please call (804) 648-5523

Sep
24
Sat
Riverside Baptist Church Fall Festival and Car Show @ Riverside Baptist Church
Sep 24 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fall festival, car/truck/bike show

 

All-you-can-eat breakfast, $8; Yard Sale; Car/Truck/Bike Show (with trophies); Bake Sale; Silent Auction; Crafts, Brunswick Stew, Concessions; Free Children’s Activities; Door Prizes

RVA MakerFest @ The Science Museum of Virginia
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

RVA MakerFest returns to the Science Museum of Virginia for hands-on demonstrations from over 100 of the region’s most innovative makers, from glassblowers and blacksmiths to video game programmers and robotics. Free admission. Food and beer trucks on site. Also, enjoy free access to the Science Museum of Virginia, including the new SPEED exhibit.

Richmond Poe Film Festival Saturday Short Films and Panels @ Byrd Theatre
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join us at the majestic Byrd Theatre for a day of Poe inspired films with panel discussions by film experts! 10:00 am: The Black Cat (Ulmer, 1934) and Fall of the House of Usher (Watson, 1928) followed by panel discussion “Poe in Black and White.” 1:00 pm: Extraordinary Tales (Garcia, 2014) followed by panel discussion “Animated Poe.” 3:00 pm: The Tell-Tale Heart (LaTier, 2016) and The Cask of Amontillado (Ciechanowski, 2015) followed by panel discussion “Challenges in making Poe Movies.” For tickets go to http://bit.ly/poefilmfest or call the museum at (804) 648-5523.

Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live! @ Patrick Henry's Scotchtown
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Preservation Virginia’s museums are participating in Smithsonian Museum Day Live! In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live ticket for free! The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people. Tickets will be available for download on August 1, 2016. For more information visit their website at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2016/

 

Visit Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown for free!

Richmond Poe Film Festival Saturday Night “Evening with Victoria Price @ The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Richmond Poe Film Festival “An Evening with Victoria Price” Join us at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen for an evening with the lovely Victoria Price, daughter of screen legend, Vincent Price. Ms. Price will give a talk followed by a screening of Tales of Terror (1962). Heavy hors d’oeuvres and bar provided. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/poefilmfest or by calling (804) 648-5523.

Oct
1
Sat
Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser @ Hanover High School
Oct 1 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser

 

Come grab your bargains at the yard sale hosted by the Hanover High School Orchestra. There will be great deals on furniture, small novelty items, toys, sporting equipment, books, games, shoes, and more! The funds will help support the orchestra’s trip to Atlanta, GA. This yard sale is rain or shine!

Junior League of Richmond 11th Annual Touch a Truck @ Richmond International Raceway
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types including public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool – all in one place! Children will be allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel, and meet the people who help to build, protect, and serve our community. Crafts, games, and food trucks will also be part of the day’s entertainment.

The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

Oct
2
Sun
The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.