32nd National Veterans Wheelchair Games, June 25-30, Great Richmond Convention Center and venues around Richmond, Hanover, Chesterfield and Charles City and in neighborhoods, over 600 Athletes participating, games are free, Kids Day, Wednesday, June 27, 9am, Sportsbackers Stadium, 100 Avenue of Champions #300, Richmond,  CLICK HERE. Vegetarian Festival, Bryan Park, Hermitage Road & Lakeside Avenue, […]

Latin Ballet of Virginia presents Fiesta del Sol, Sunday, June 10, 3pm, Maymont Children’s Farm Richmond, VA, corner of Spottswood Road and Shirley Lane, 804-358-7166, latinballet.com. 56th Festival of the Arts at Dogwood Dell, With Orquesta Tropikiimba and the Salsa Youth Orchestra, Sunday, June 10, 8pm,  Richmond’s Dogwood Dell Stage, Byrd Park at 1100 Blanton […]

RICHMOND, Va (KISS) The wait is finally over, Festival of the Arts at Dogwood Dell in Byrd Park kicks off Sunday June 10 with Orquesta nTropikimba w/The Salsa Orchestra, 8pm. Other highlights include the 4th of July Independence Day Celebration, starting at 5:30;  Plunky & Oneness July 7, 8pm and the 3rd annual Gospel Fest with […]

 The chill in the air is no match for all the hot and delicious Brunswick Stew you can have at the annual 17th annual Brunswick Stew Festival in Shockoe Bottom. It will be served up from 11am to 4pm today. The festival is free to attend and sample stews will be sold in 4oz cups from […]

Downtown Hopewell comes alive this weekend, September 17 & 18, for the annual Hooray for Hopewell, look for arts and crafts, music, a petting zoo and entertainment around the Appomattox Regional Library and the Hisotric Beacon Theatre. It’s a free festival and is open to the public.

Join in the Earth Day festivities and help save our planet. The Earth Day Festival is a free event that kicks off at noon Saturday, April 23 and runs to 7pm on Hill Street in the Manchester District. Check the website for more details. www.earthdayrichmond.org.

It’s an old fashion “Chow Down” in Powhatan,  Powhatan’s Premiere Food Festival is Saturday, April 9 from 11am to 9pm at the County Fairgrounds. Lots of food,  2 stages with live music,  car and motorcycle shows and kids activities. Free admission, just bring non-perishable food items to benefit the Central Virginia Food Bank. Details 8040598-1304 […]

Celebrate with the Elegba Folklore Society,  their annual Capital City Kwanzaa Festival is Thursday, December 30 from 5-11pm at the Showplace, 3000 Mechanicsville Turnpike. For details call 804-644-3900. www.efsinc.org

  The Latin Jazz Festival will take over Dogwood Dell on August 14 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The festival will feature some of the areas top Latin DJs, Latin dancers, performers and Latin music. For more details call the Dell Hot line 804-646-DELL or visit www.richmondgov.com/parks under Cultural Arts.