Tuesday, May 14 2013 9:06 AM EDT2013-05-14 13:06:53 GMT
Lights, camera, and a whole lot of action set the stage for Lyric Avenue's "Richmond Renaissance" over the weekend. Imagine a local venue infusing Showtime at the Apollo, Def Poetry Jam, and the 90sMore >>
Lights, camera, and a whole lot of action set the stage for Lyric Avenue's "Richmond Renaissance" over the weekend.More >>
Thursday, May 9 2013 5:46 PM EDT2013-05-09 21:46:03 GMT
Parkfest Blues Festival Sponsored by River City Blues Society of Virginia Saturday, May 11, 2013, 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM (Doors open at 1:00 PM) Cost: $40 ($45 at the door) Proceeds will be donated to SpecialMore >>
The River City Blues Society of Virginia is proud to announce the inaugural ParkFest Blues Festival at Pocahontas State Park. The festival will showcase the blues music of local, regional, and national artists.More >>
Tuesday, May 7 2013 1:40 PM EDT2013-05-07 17:40:05 GMT
Jill Scott, Michael McDonald, and The Wailers are among several big names coming to the 4th annual Richmond Jazz Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. The festival has quickly grown to become one ofMore >>
Jill Scott, Michael McDonald, and The Wailers are among several big names coming to the 4th annual Richmond Jazz Festival, organizers announced Tuesday.More >>
Friday, May 3 2013 10:44 AM EDT2013-05-03 14:44:36 GMT
A Musical Tribute to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage Saturday, April 13, 2013, 8 p.m. Cost: Free (tickets required) Phone:More >>
The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Commission of the Virginia General Assembly and the Richmond Symphony will present a public concert on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 8 p.m. at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.More >>
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -
Several streets will be closed to vehicles in downtown Richmond this weekend to accommodate the Richmond Folk Festival.
The event will require the closing of:
East Byrd Street between South Second and South Seventh streets;
South Second Street between the Lee Bridge and East Byrd Street;
South Third Street between East Canal and East Byrd streets;
South Fourth Street between East Canal and East Byrd streets;
South Fifth Street between East Canal and Tredegar streets;
Tredegar Street between South Seventh and the Belle Isle parking lot;
South 10th Street between Haxall Point and the Federal Reserve Building, and;
Spring Street between South Belvidere and East Second streets.
Parking will not be permitted on South Second and South Fifth streets.
The roads will be closed from 4:00 p.m. Friday to 11:59 p.m., Sunday.