RECREATION & PARKS
Henrico Theatre hosts a variety of arts programming for all ages and is available to rent for recitals, concerts, group meetings, and multimedia presentations. Henrico Theatre is proud to have state-of-the-art technology for all of your theatre or business needs.
Henrico Theatre, located in Highland Springs, originally opened as a movie palace on April 25, 1938. Tickets were $0.25 for adults and $0.10 for children. The Theatre was designated as a bomb shelter during World War II and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1998, Henrico County purchased the property from the Horne family, owners and operators from 1976 to 1998.
Hours of Operation
Rental & Program Hours
Friday & Saturday, 8am-11pm
Click here for programs offered at the Henrico Theatre.
To view a complete list of Recreation programs, visit HCRP Connect.
Registration is required in advance for all programs with a fee.
Siege of Richmond in 3D
Sat, Sept 13, 2-3pm
Ages 12+. See and learn about the Civil War in 3D! National Park Service historian Mike Gorman brings his dynamic speaking skills and knowledge of Civil War photography to the big screen. Both familiar and obscure photographs focusing on area battlefields will be investigated in greater detail to illustrate what these photographs tell us about the war. Information: 652-3409.
Henrico Concert Band Fall Concert
Mon, Sept 29, 7:30 pm
The Henrico Concert Band presents a wide variety of music for your listening pleasure. Join us as this all-volunteer band performs the sounds of Broadway, Ragtime, John Philip Sousa, inspirational music, and more! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Aug 25. Information: 501-5859.
A Spooktacular Halloween Concert
Thu, Oct 23, 7:30 pm
Join the Henrico Community Band as they present a fun and spooky evening of music for the entire family. The costumed band will play a variety of Halloween music just in time for trick or treat. Bring the kids in costume and everyone walks away with a goody bag of treats! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Aug 25. Information: 328-4491.
Henrico Pops Chorus Holiday Concert
Tue, Dec 9, 7:30 pm
Join the Henrico Pops Chorus for their 20th season of making music as they present a holiday concert for the entire family. Under the direction of Bobbie Moore, the chorus will perform seasonal classics and holiday favorites to start your season off right! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Nov 4. Information: 501-5859.
Henrico Concert Band Holiday Concert
Mon, Dec 15, 7:30 pm
Celebrate the holiday season with the Henrico Concert Band. Under the direction of Randy Abernathy, the band will play holiday favorites and more to get you in the mood for this festive season. A visit by Santa Claus makes this a fun family event! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Nov 4. Information: 501-5859.
The facility has two rooms available for rent:
- The Main Theatre has a maximum capacity of 400. Rental of the Main Theatre includes the use of the Green Room and dressing rooms.
- The Reception Room and Lounge (second floor) has a combined maximum capacity of 72 individuals. Rental of the second floor includes use of the kitchen.
The parking lot has the capacity for 135 vehicles.
- Sample Room Diagrams
- Henrico Theatre Reservation Guide – Auditorium
- Henrico Theatre-Reception Room
- Henrico Theatre Performance Guidelines
- Henrico Theatre Auditorium Application
- Henrico Theatre Application to Collect Monies
- Henrico Theatre Room Setup & Equipment Form
- Facility Rental Application-Individual
- Facility Rental Application-Organization