RICHMOND, VA. (RADIO ONE, KISS FM): Richmond Ballet
celebrates its 30th Anniversary
at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond Center Stage,
600 E. Grace Street, Saturday, November 2, 7:00pm and Sunday, November 3, 2:00pm.
The Richmond Symphony will provide live accompaniment for all three of the Ballet’s 30th
Anniversary performances. There is also a pre-performance discussion one hour before each show. For more details visit www.richmondballet.com
or call 804-344-0906.
3rd annual Autumn Bottom Brews, Sunday, November 3, noon- 5pm,at 17th Street Farmer’s Market, a celebration of the seasonal craft beer flavors and local food, free entry, more details on the 17th Street Farmer’s Market Facebook Page.
11th annual Ashland Train Day
, Saturday, November 2, 10am – 5pm, music, games, model trains, children’s train rides, food, railroad related vendors, displays and mascots Cinder and Tender Bear, due to limited parking space satellite parking is located in the Ashland-Junction (Roses) Shopping Center, Henry Clay School and St. Ann’s Church where the trolleys will pick you up. For more details visit, www.mainstreetashland.org/train-day
or call 804-412-7288.
56th annual Urbanna Oyster Festival, Urbanna, Virginia
, November 1 & 2, Friday, 10am – 5pm, Saturday, 9am – 5pm, get your oysters your way, raw, steamed, roasted, frittered, oyster stew, activities include an antique car show, oyster shucking contest, oyster festival parade, wine tasting area, music, vendors, this is a walk and pay as you go, parking Friday $10, Saturday $10, for details visit, www.urbannaoysterfestival.com
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Pho Eta Omega Chapter’s Saute & Sizzle, Richmond Men Are Cooking
, sample dishes by prepared by Talented Chefs, dance the night away with the music of ChkN’ Grese, cash bar and Silent Auction to benefit The REO Scholarship Fun & Community Outreach Programs, Saturday, November 2, 7:08pm – 11:08 pm, at The Children’s Museum of Richmond, Central, 2626 West Broad Street, Tickets $25, for details visit www.reoaka.org
Sisters Network, Inc., Richmond, Va. A breast cancer survivorship organization, “Stop The Silence” Annual Fundraiser Dance, Friday, November 1, 10pm – 2am at Dir Tuefel Club, 16 East Marshall Street, single $20, $20 couple, DJ Mr. C. for details, www.sistersnetworkcentralva.org or 804-426-9575.
St. James Baptist Church, 2169 New Market Road, Varina, A Vocal Gospel Extravaganza Competition
, Sponsored by The Ladies Auxiliary Doorkeepers, Saturday, November 2, 4pm, tickets $10, for details call 804-329-0855 or 804-795-7747 or visit www.sjbcofvarina.org
Future Events: The Civic Affairs History Committee of Fourth Baptist Church, 2800 P Street, presents Renowned Harpist Jeff Majors, November 9, at Fourth Baptist Church at 4:00 p.m. Also performing will be the Joyful Noise Quartet, Hosted by CBS 6 Shelby Brown, tickets are $20, at Barkay’s Record Shop, The Gospel Bookstore & Fourth Baptist Church, or call 804-644-1013.
Neighborhood Housing Services of Richmond, “Empower Yourself Against Default”
Saturday, November 9, 9am – 5pm, 2712 Chamberlayne Avenue, for details www.nhsofr.org
or call 804-329-2500.