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August 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

August 21 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Come watch the Solar Eclipse at the park! We'll have glasses to watch the eclipse safely (while supplies last), music, activities, and you can also purchase popsicles from King of Pops. Event will be held on the soccer fields at the back of Deep Run Park.

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September 2017

Saturday Live at Meadow Farm

September 2 at 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Meadow Farm Museum at Crump Park, 3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Free

Explore the lives of rural Virginians through ongoing, interactive demonstrations throughout Meadow Farm Museum. Chat with the blacksmith. Visit the garden. Hear about the different herbs and their traditional uses in cooking and medicine. No registration required. Information: 652-1416.

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Homefront Tribute

September 2 at 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sandston, 11 JB Finley Street
Henrico, VA 23250 United States
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Free

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of our entry into WWII, the Henrico Historical Society will be hosting a Homefront Tribute. Dance contest, refreshments, antique cars, and more. 1940s attire is optional but encouraged. Information: 839-2407.

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River City Jazz

September 15 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Explore everything from standard jazz and big band repertoire to latin, rock and more contemporary styles as you listen to this 20-piece big band. Information: 652-1460. Purchase Tickets

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Glen Allen Day

September 23 at 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Meadow Farm Museum at Crump Park, 3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Free

The Glen Allen Ruritan Club in association with Henrico Recreation and Parks will host Glen Allen Day, one of Henrico County's largest outdoor festivals! The festivities kick off with a parade at 9:30 am on Mountain Road. Activities in the park include balloon animals by Miss Sheri the Clown, a game truck, airbrush tattoos, arts, crafts and business fair, and local musicians on two stages. Concessions will be available for purchase. For details, including a participant application, please visit www.glenallenday.org…

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Play It Forward

September 26 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deep Run Recreation Center, 9910 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233 United States
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Free

Ages 50+. Healthy aging starts in childhood and lasts a lifetime. Come and enjoy free activities and crafts while engaging with children; it’s sure to make you smile! Henrico Division of Recreation and Parks, Henrico Advocacy for Aging, and Senior Connections will once again sponsor this intergenerational event. Please RSVP to 501-5065 or Jelisa.turner@henrico.us.

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Short Pump W.O.W.

September 27 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 4, 2017 at 5:00pm

Short Pump Park, 3329 Pump Road
Henrico, VA 23233 United States
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Free

Kick start your Weekend on Wednesday! Join us this fall for food, fun and friends. Listen to great music and check out some local food trucks for dinner. The kids can explore our playground while your four-legged friends can run in our dog park! Concessions are available for purchase. Information: 652-1441

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Cash Unchained

September 30 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Take a journey back in time to the life and music of "The Man in Black" performed by Cash Unchained featuring James 3. The band has been traveling all over the US, bringing the sights and sounds of the legendary Johnny Cash. They will entertain you with a some of Cash's greatest hits like "Folsom Prison Blues", "Ring of Fire", and "Walk the Line", plus songs from the end of Cash's career, including his final hit "Hurt" written by Trent…

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October 2017

Short Pump W.O.W.

October 4 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 4, 2017 at 5:00pm

Short Pump Park, 3329 Pump Road
Henrico, VA 23233 United States
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Free

Kick start your Weekend on Wednesday! Join us this fall for food, fun and friends. Listen to great music and check out some local food trucks for dinner. The kids can explore our playground while your four-legged friends can run in our dog park! Concessions are available for purchase. Information: 652-1441

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Bark in the Park

October 7 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy
Henrico, VA 23233
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Bring your best furry friend for a day of fun-filled family activities. An expo of local vendors will be on hand providing various products and services for your pets. Enjoy dog contests, music, children's activities and more. Concessions will be available for purchase. Event information: gru16@henrico.us

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Armour House’s 100th Birthday

October 14 at 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Armour House & Gardens, 4001 Clarendon Road
Henrico, VA 23223 United States
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Free

Wish the Armour House a very happy 100th birthday! Jam out to live music, embark on a horse drawn carriage ride, enjoy old-fashioned garden games, kid's activities, historical tours, and a photo exhibition! Concessions will be available for purchase. All ages. Information: cun04@henrico.us

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Bak N Da Day

October 14 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Take a trip down memory lane with Richmond's quintessential oldies vocal group, Bak N Da Day, as they sing music spanning the 50s, 60s, and 70s.

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Sunday Afternoon with the Classics: Racing In Richmond

October 15 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy
Henrico, VA 23233
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Free

You are invited to attend a special celebration of the greatest moments in Richmond’s historic oval track racing. Enjoy a nostalgic presentation of the area’s best known "circle" tracks and most memorable events led by a panel of racing experts including drivers, pit crew members and owners. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear stories from those who made Richmond grow to become one of the favorite stops on the NASCAR circuit! Join Bruce Woodson and the Richmond Region AACA…

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Honky Tonk Experience

October 20 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

The Honky Tonk experience brings country classics to life while also performing songs of current artists whose music is true to what country music used to be and still should be. A Honky Tonk Experience show brings young and old together. The Experience is a true "hard-core" country music band!

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Harvest Festival

October 21 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Meadow Farm Museum at Crump Park, 3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Free

Enjoy the crisp fall beauty of Meadow Farm while celebrating the harvest with fun for the whole family. Explore the farmer's market, hands-on demonstrations, live music and all the classic favorites: candle dipping, apple pressing, scarecrow making, pumpkin decorating and more. Concessions will be available for purchase. All Ages. Information: gru16@henrico.us

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Monster Mash

October 27 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Three Lakes Nature Center, 400 Sausiluta Drive
Henrico, VA 23227 United States
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Free

Aliens have landed and transformed Three Lakes Park into a spooky site! Celebrate the hair-raising fun of fall with a creepy nature walk, costume contests and rockin' monster music.  Concessions will be available for purchase. All Ages. Information: gru16@henrico.us

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November 2017

Doors Wide Open

November 17 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Doors Wide Open is a collaborative effort of five young men whose sole desire is to play music. Their eclectic style and love of music will keep you wanting more as they play jazz-fusion and R&B-funk.

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December 2017

Annual Tree Lighting

December 2 at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Walkerton Tavern, 2892 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Free

Celebrate the annual tree lighting event at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. We welcome the community to this very special holiday event featuring holiday music and a toasty bonfire, hot chocolate and cookies. Old St. Nick makes his spectacular arrival just in time for the countdown to light a 60-foot cedar tree. Walkerton Tavern will be open for historic tours from 2-6 p.m. All ages. Information: gru16@henrico.us

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James River Parade of Lights

December 9 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Osborne Park and Boat Landing, 9530 Osborne Turnpike
Henrico, VA 23223 United States
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Free

All ages. Sail into the season with the lighted boat parade sponsored by the James River Advisory Council in cooperation with Henrico Recreation and Parks. Join us around the bonfire as we enjoy holiday music and activities. The Toy Parade sponsored by the Battlefield Ruritans will precede the boat parade at 3 pm. Entertainment and concessions will follow the Toy Parade. Information: gru16@henrico.us  

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Santa Paws

December 10 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Short Pump Park, 3329 Pump Road
Henrico, VA 23233 United States
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Free

Enjoy a holiday photo keepsake with Santa himself, shop local vendors for one-of-a-kind gifts for your furry friends, and let your pup play in the dog park. Concessions will be available for purchase. All ages. Information: gru16@henrico.us

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A Christmas Carol: A One-Man Play

December 15 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

John Hardy performs his one-man performance of "A Christmas Carol". His portrayal of all 40 characters in this Dickens classic truly brings the story to life!

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Christmas with KOS and Susan Greenbaum

December 16 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 16, 2017 at 7:00pm

Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Come join us for an evening filled with holiday favorites from Richmond's own KOS and Susan Greenbaum. Listen to their unique arrangements of the seasonal songs you know. Two shows: 4pm & 7pm

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Holiday Lantern Tours: Seven Generations of Sheppard Family Christmases

December 16 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Meadow Farm Museum at Crump Park, 3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Free

The air is alive with voices of the past as you stroll through the years of Sheppard family Christmases at Meadow Farm. Vignettes include conversations and activities from each of the seven generations-- from William Sheppard in 1713 to General Sheppard Crump in 1960. No registration is necessary. This is a first-come, first-served program. Check in starts at 4 pm. All ages. Information: eik@henrico.us  

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Christmas with KOS and Susan Greenbaum

December 16 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on December 16, 2017 at 7:00pm

Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23075
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$10

Come join us for an evening filled with holiday favorites from Richmond's own KOS and Susan Greenbaum. Listen to their unique arrangements of the seasonal songs you know. Two shows: 4pm & 7pm

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