If you're staying in town, Rockets Landing is sure to be one of the best places to spend Memorial Day Weekend! This Sunday features Rockets Red Glare, which had a huge turnout last year!
5:30 p.m.- Mike Banks and Chris Norred
6:30 p.m.- Kings of Swing
9 p.m.- Fireworks
The food trucks from RVA Street Foodies will be there to satisfy your hunger, plus beer and wine will be available.
King of Pops
The Dog Wagon
Curbside Creations Food Truck
Slideways Mobile Bistro
The Meatball Company
About 5,000 people turned out last year for the first Rocketts Red Glare.
Rocketts decided to do it again to show RVA how much fun it is on the river and because they got such a good response from the first event. They hope to make it an annual event in Richmond.
Rocketts Red Glare
Sunday, May 26
Festivities start at 5:30 p.m. Fireworks at 9 p.m.
Want your chance at winning a trip to see the All Star Game? The Richmond Flying Squirrels & Brown Distributing are sponsoring a contest for a trip for two! It's easy to enter! Just click on the link below!
The trip for TWO includes:
2 Tickets to the All Star Games July 15,16,& 17
Hotel accommodations (2 nights)
The contest started April 4th and runs through May 31st! Prize winner will be announced at Home Team Grill on June 11th! ENTER TODAY!
Are you ready? Richmond offers up something to do each and every weekend with another festival for food, music, or art! Here are a few events to look forward to...
May 17 - 19 – Dominion Riverrock: Full of extreme sports, a mud run, jumping dogs, beer, and more! Located at Brown's Island, this is a free event!
May 30 - June 2 – Richmond's 35th Annual Greek Festival at St. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral. This is one festival you don't want to miss!
June 2 – Broad Appétit in Downtown Richmond. Featuring tons of mouthwatering Richmond restaurants and tastes of their most popular dishes at cheap prices. Held on West Broad Street between Henry and Adams.
RVA Fashion Week is in full swing! Don't miss your chance to check out the latest trends & Richmond Designers!
Tonight is perfect for the bride-to-be! An event with Style Me Pretty, The Artful Wedding, is from 6:30-9pm. Come hear Abby Larson share some advice, get her new book signed, see the latest looks on the runway from Bella Rosa, possibly win a grand prize and meet some of Richmond’s most innovative wedding experts.
Tickets are $15 and must be purchased in advance.
To purchase tickets, please visit: http://richmondmagazine.com
Right in the heart of Richmond’s Fashion District, a Mile of Style!
Pre-show Cocktails at Can-Can Brasserie: 5:30-7pm
Show Start: 7pm
Cocktails/Networking at Can Can immediately following the show.
Free to guests/Limited Seating
RVA Fashion Week’s Designer Runway Show
RVA Fashion Week’s most anticipated event has finally arrived.
–Celebrating our 5th Annual Designer Showcase–
As tradition has it, we bring you the top independent designers of Richmond, VA.
Join us THIS Friday, May 3rd at Plant Zero for an unbelievable presentation of custom designs walking the runway, showing off each individual designers expression and style. Dress for Success will be with us on Friday and proceeds will be contributed to their cause.
2013′s Fashion Designers:
Kamala Bhagat, Soul Rebel
Brittany Covington, Wild Wild Woman
James Williams, RONG
Laurianda Christina Jenkins, Laurianda
Cecily Habimana, Simply Cecily
Jennifer Carpenter & Mindy Mizelle, J. Carpentier
Candace Parrish, Coeur du Rouge (Heart the Red)
Amanda Campbell, ABLE
Michelle S. Ramon, Belladonna
Lisa Opie, Vizcaya Swimwear
Purchase your tickets in advance! We have hit a record-high of online pre-sales this year, so show is guaranteed to be sold out!
Check out the Canal Club this Saturday for the 2nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Beard & ‘Stache Championships, to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Richmond! Around 200 bearded & 'stached lads, including our own RVA Beard League, will be competing to see who's facial hair is fit for an award!
103.7 The River’s Dash will once again be the Master of Hair-emonies. So check out this awesome event for an even greater cause!
Get over that hangover like the true Irish, with alittle hair of the dog
Whats better for a Shamrock the block hangover than Bacon and Bloody Mary's