Festival

From the State Fair of Virginia to 2nd street festival there is plenty to do in the Capital City. Check out the A-List  

Photo compliments of the Ashland Strawberry Festival!   RICHMOND, Va. (RADIO ONE KISS FM): Richmond’s Bacon Festival is back Sunday, June 8th, from 11am – 5pm at the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, Shockoe Bottom, more than 30 Richmond restaurants and food trucks will serve up their creations from deep fried bacon to bacon fried drinks. New […]

Photo compliments of the Ashland Strawberry Festival! RICHMOND, Va. (RADIO ONE KISS FM): Richmond’s Bacon Festival is back Sunday, June 8th, from 11am – 5pm at the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, Shockoe Bottom, more than 30 Richmond restaurants and food trucks will serve up their creations from deep fried bacon to bacon fried drinks. New this […]

RICHMOND, Va. (RADIO ONE 99.3/105.7 KISS FM):  Yes the 22nd annual Capital Jazz Fest happens this weekend June 6 -8 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. The festival features more than 30 national jazz and soul artists on two big stages, food and more. Artists include Dianne Reeves Rick Braun, Rachelle Ferrell, Michael […]

The 8th annual “It’s in the Bag” Fundraiser is Thursday, February 6, 6 – 9pm at The Willow Oaks Country Club, 6228 Forest Hill Avenue, Richmond, It’s a chance to bid on one of a kind, unique and some very fashionable handbags while supporting LINC’s mission of serving cancer patients, cancer survivors and their families.  […]

RICHMOND, VA. (KISS): 2013 Capital City Kwanzaa Festival is at a new location, The Hippodrome Theater, 528 North 2nd Street, Saturday, December 28, 1pm – 9pm at, presented by The Elegba Folklore Society, Inc. Richmond’s Cultural Ambassador. This year’s theme is “Remembering Mandela”. The African Market Place opens at 1pm followed by Processional and Candle […]

Radio One Richmond presents Women’s Empowerment Expo Saturday, September 28, noon -5pm, featuring Actress Angel Bassett, founder of Radio one Cathy Hughes, CBS 6 Anchor Lorenzo Hall, performances by Grammy winner Chrisette Michele, Gospel artists Isaac Carree and Ernest Pugh. At Richmond Raceway Complex, info, kissrichmond.com or 804-672-9299. Get there early to see Angela Bassett, […]

FUTURE EVENTS: 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 […]

RICHMOND, VA. (RADIO-ONE KISS): Jazz Cafe at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Thursdays, 6 -9 pm, in the BEST Cafe in conjunction with the Richmond Jazz Society, www.vajazz.org; Friday Art & Wine/Meet Up with Art at VMFA, 5 – 8:30pm, www.vmfa.state.va.us. Volunteer to cheer in the Summer Games for Special Olympics Virginia, June 7 […]

RICHMOND, VA. (RADIO ONE KISS): It’s a Senior Day in The Park Thursday, June 6, from 10am-2pm. The fun event happens at the Carillon in Byrd Park and features Kirby Carmichael and Ban Caribe. There will be music, food, games, and senior activities, so tell you mom and pop and grandma and grandpa to plan […]

Looking for something to do this Memorial Day Weekend, check out these events: Rocketts Red Glare Memorial Celebration and Fireworks on the James, Sunday, May 26, along the banks of the James River at Rocketts Landing, Free event starts at 5:30 pm with live music on the Volleyball Court, Fireworks around 9pm, RVA Street Foodies, […]