Festive fun for all ages! October 29, 2017 - 1-5pm! In conjunction with the Latin Ballet of Virginia, “Dia de los Muertos” is a festive celebration of life with live performances, dancing, music, sweets, treats, and fun art activities for the whole family! Enjoy a special performance by the Richmond Ballet's Minds in Motion Ambassadors! Wear your Halloween costume to join in the fun at this community tradition! Chuy's will be on-site to sell food/dinner for the family!
This event is free to attend!
Plus, don't miss Mercado Muertos
Sunday, October 29, 2017, 1-5PM
This mini-shop at the annual Dia de los Muertos Festival will feature an exquisite array of themed gifts and art to celebrate the spirit of the dead, with most items priced $20 and under!
2 DAY EVENT: Friday, November 10 & Saturday, November 11, 2017, 10am-8pm
Shop a variety of museum and cultural vendors from around the commonwealth all at one convenient location. Free admission and free parking. Mark your calendars now and watch The Center’s website and social media for updates on this new and exciting shopping event!
Whether you need the perfect gift for the
holidays, are decorating your home or office, or just want something that’s
uniquely you, The Virginia Cultural Marketplace promises to have something for
everyone! Many of the area’s top vendors will be onsite selling designer
jewelry, marbled art gifts, stationary, bath & beauty products, wreaths,
pottery, and much more!
Vendors include: Blue Moon Marbling, Tailored Touches, Three Beading Hearts, One Little World, Author Bob Layton, Immagine’, and many more! (Watch our facebook page for new announcements and vendor highlights!)
The Cultural Arts Center’s Atack Family Gift Shop will also be open, featuring artwork and artisan crafted gifts by local and national artists, books by Virginia authors, designer jewelry and accessories, home accents and much more! With an ever changing selection of fresh product, the shop always boasts something new and exciting!
In addition, The Cultural Arts Center’s four onsite art galleries will be open and free to the public, featuring exquisite collections by professional artists both local and regional!
Mark your calendars for The 2nd Annual Virginia Cultural Marketplace and enjoy a day full of discovery, art and shopping!
Free and fun for the whole family!
In partnership with the County of Henrico Division of Recreation and Parks, The Center welcomes you to this beloved holiday event featuring magical holiday music performances, hot chocolate and cookies, a toasty bonfire, and, of course, a special visit from Santa to light our 60-foot cedar
Christmas tree at The Center’s entrance!
On display: December 1-31, 2017
Decking the halls with Christmas cheer and plenty of whimsy, the Cultural Arts Center hosts its 7th annual Illumination, a themed Christmas tree exhibit! Each tree is designed with its own special theme – from traditional and beyond - sure to thrill the youngest to oldest visitors. Don’t forget the scavenger hunt or you’ll miss out on a special treat at the end!
Opening: Saturday, December 2, 2017, 5-7pm following The Center’s Annual Tree Lighting.
Santa and his elves will be on-site for a visit with children as families enjoy Illumination and the annual scavenger hunt.
SAVE THE DATE: Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 2-8pm
FREE! Meet beloved Virginia artist, P. Buckley Moss, and have your favorite prints signed by the artist herself. Prints and giftware featuring Moss’s work are available for sale in The Center gift shop before and during the event. Bring your own pieces from home or purchase a new piece at the event.