Radio One’s Womens Empowerment Expo, Saturday, September 28, noon-5 at Richmond International Raceway featuring Actress Angela Bassett, also Miss Community Clovia’s Women’s Forum, get tickets and more information at kissrichmond.com.
4th annual Richmond Jazz Festival, August 9 -10 at Maymont featuring more than 20 artists and musicians, www.jazzatmaymont.com.
Annual Filipino Festival, August 9 & 11, dance, music and authentic goods at Our Lady of of Lourdes,8200 Woodman Road, www.filipinofestival.org.
Richmond International Dragon Boat Festival, James River Rocketts Landing, boat races start at 2pm, 5000 Old Osborne Turnpike, www.sportsbackers.org.
30th annual Carytown Watermelon Festival, Sunday, August 11, 10am-6pm, in Carytown, www.carytownrva.org.