Autumn Arts

Music, museums, movies, and more around the Commonwealth during September and October.

Richmond Folk Festival

Photo by Dave Parrish Photography

Music
Sept. 6-Oct. 4

Rhythms on the Riverwalk Concert Series, Riverwalk Landing, Yorktown, 757-890-3500, VisitYorktown.org

Sept. 12

Nashville & Other Stuff, The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach, 757-385-2555, SandlerCenter.org

Sept. 13-14

10th Annual Pasture Palooza Music & Arts Festival, Berryville, 540-336-9904, PasturePalooza.com

Sept. 20-22

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, Historic Downtown Bristol, 423-573-1927, BirthplaceOfCountryMusic.org

Sept. 21

Summer Bluegrass Series: The Cleverlys with Small Town Rodeo, Bold Rock Hard Cider Barrel Barn, Nellysford, 434-361-1030, BoldRock.com

Sept. 21-22

Richmond Symphony Opening Weekend, Skyline Ranch Resort, Front Royal, 804-788-1212, RichmondSymphony.com

Oct. 3

Jimmy Herring and the 5 of 7, Harvester Performance Center, Rocky Mount, 540-484-8277, Harvester-Music.com

Oct. 11-13

Richmond Folk Festival, Brown’s Island, Richmond , 804-788-6466, RichmondFolkFestival.org

Art & Exhibitions
Sept. 28-Nov. 3

Memento Mori, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, 703-746-4570, TorpedoFactory.org

Oct. 3

Art at Happy Hour, Piedmont Arts, Martinsville, 276-632-3221, PiedmontArts.org

Oct. 11

Bill Rutherford: Allegory of No Region, Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, 888-556-5799, TheMSV.org

Oct. 19

Second Annual Booklovers’ Festival, Jefferson Park, Richmond, 804-644-3090, RVABookLoversFestival.com

Oct. 26

Lecture: Witchcraft in Early Virginia, Historic Jamestowne, 757-856-1250, HistoricJamestowne.org

Theater, Dance & Performance
Sept. 20

Annual Free Shakespeare in the Park: Measure for Measure, Main Street, Exmore, 757-442-3114, Exmore.org

Sept. 21

The Burning of Jamestown, Historic Jamestowne, 757-856-1250, HistoricJamestowne.org

Sept. 27-Oct. 20

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, November Theatre, Richmond, 804-282-2620, Va-Rep.org

Oct. 23-27

Virginia Film Festival, Charlottesville, 434-982-5277, VirginiaFilmFestival.org

Oct. 24

Cirque Mei, The Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas, 703-993-7759, HyltonCenter.org


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June 11, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
July 9, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
August 13, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum