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'The Addams Family' at the Diamond will benefit Virginia Home for Boys and Girls

Posted at 9:31 PM, Oct 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-22 22:08:30-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Anytime is a good night for a movie, and this weekend you and your family can watch "The Addams Family" in the outfield at the Diamond, a benefit for The Virginia Home for Boys and Girls, a non-profit serving children in crisis for 174 years.

"In this age of the pandemic and fundraisers, we think we’ve come up with a really creative idea to give families an opportunity to come out, have some fun, some food, see a great movie at the Diamond," Lionel Bacon, V.P. of Philanthropy at the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls, said. s

In addition to the movie, there will be a Halloween costume contest with prizes.

Safety precautions are being taken for Sunday's event, the Diamond will be sectioned off in pods, for $120 you get a 10x10 pod, which can accommodate a family of 4, and for $240 you can get a 20x20 pod which holds 16 people.

Gates will open at 5:30, the movie starts at 6:30. To purchase food and a pod visit: