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A-List Weekend Events: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk & More

Posted at 6:22 PM, Oct 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-17 18:28:35-04
RICHMOND, Va.– Several events line-up for the weekend:
Dominion Energy Charity Classic
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Sunday, Oct. 20, Check-In 12pm, Walk 1:30pm
The Innsbrook Pavilion
4901 Lake Brook Drive, Glen Allen

Scott’s Addition Pumpkin Festival
Saturday, Oct. 19, 12 – 6pm
Arthur Ashe Boulevard

Virginia Czech and Slovak Folklore Festival
Saturday, Oct. 19, 11am – 4 pm
Prince George Regional Heritage Center
6406 Courthouse Road, Prince George

Library of Virginia Literary Awards

ARts Meets Literature: The Mary Lynn Kotz Award
Friday, Oct. 18, 6 – 9pm – Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Saturday, Oct. & 19 – Library of Virginia


Goblins & Gourds at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Sunday, Oct. 20, 10am – 3pm
Children’s Garden
Activities free with garden admission


Virginia Union University Homecoming Activities

Through Sunday
Breakfast, tailgating, Football Game, Masquerade Party
Brunch, Worship Service & More

Rhythm On The River
Richmond Public Library Main Branch
Library Park, 2nd & East Main Street

Saturday, Oct. 19, 1 – 4pm

Spooktacular Fall Festival John Tyler Community College
Midlothian Campus, 800 Charter Colony Parkway, Midlothian
Friday, Oct. 18, 5 – 8pm

Richmond Symphony Listings
Oct. 17, 6:30pm
Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
Oct. 20, 3pm
Randolph-Macon College, Blackwell Auditorium
Oct. 26, 8pm
Dominion Energy for the Performing Arts, Carpenter Theatre

Henrico County Community Day
Saturday, Oct. 19, 10am – 2pm
Henrico High School
Shuttle provided, park at Richmond Raceway, Lot H, Gate 12

Questions & info:

Creative in Residence program with Nastassja Swift
Children Museum of Richmond
Saturday, October 19,  downtown location 10 am to noon
The program concludes November 16

Virginia State University Homecoming Weekend
Friday, October 18
7:00 p.m., Jazz on the Hill Virginia Hall, Front Lawn ($85 VIP Ticket, $75 Individual
8:00 p.m., Funny As Ish Comedy Tour, Multipurpose Center

Saturday, October 19
9 a.m. Homecoming Parade, Downtown Petersburg
11:30 a.m. President’s Tailgate, Virginia Hall, Front Lawn (Free, but registration is required; one guest maximum.
 2 p.m. Football Game, Rogers Stadium
For a complete list of homecoming activities and events visit and

A Night of Comedy & Red Carpet Movie Premiere
With Celebrity Comedian Tony Rock & “Black & White” movie
Monday, Oct. 6 – 10pm
Bow-Tie Movieland, 1301 North Arthur Ashe Boulevard

A Vanished Dream Wartime Story of My Japanese Grandfather
Hosted by the Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Thursday, October 24, at 6:30 PM – 8 PM
428 N Arthur Ashe Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220