What's Going on in RVA This Weekend! Feb 15-17 Edition

What’s going on this weekend? Looks like the weather is going to be great on Friday, then cold with snow/ rain on Saturday- regardless of when you’re looking to be entertained, there is something for you!

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Friday, February 15

Motor Trend Virginia International Auto Show- Greater Richmond Convention Center (runs all weekend!)

10-9 Friday and Saturday, 10-6 Sunday. Perfect for the car lovers. (Kids under 12 get in free.) Get tix HERE.

Classics and Cocoa at Richmond’s First Baptist Church features heart-warming movies FREE to members, friends and neighbors on Friday nights, indoors, in February. Hidden Figures plays this Friday, at 7 pm. Perfect for Black History Month (and if you haven’t seen this movie- go! go! go!)

Hot Cocoa, Coffee, and Water will be on hand. Free Cookies.

Saturday, February 16

River City Spirits Festival - Stony Point Fashion Park

An amazing day of 20+ Virginia Craft Spirits, local Breweries and Cideries, live music, great food & more! Opens at 11am, with last call at 4:30 pm.

Tickets for UNLIMITED sampling are only $30 in advance or $40 at the door! All guests will receive a souvenir glass for tastings.

This event features craft and mainline distilleries from all across Virginia and beyond, paired with a few of RVA's favorite breweries, cider will also be available on tap: EVERYTHING is included with your entry ticket!

Distilleries: Belle Isle Moonshine, Catoctin Creek Distillery, Chesapeake Bay Distillery, KO Distilling, Three Crosses Distilling Company, A. Smith Bowman Distillery,Vitae Spirits, Cirrus Vodka, Virginia Distillery Company, MurLarky Distillery and MORE TO COME!

Breweries: Intermission Beer Company, Steam Bell Beer Works, Ardent Craft Ales, and Strangeways!

Castle Glen Winery & Cobbler Mountain Cider will also be there!

Food sampling plates and platters will presented by Latitudes Seafood Company. Other restaurants/food options on site include: Brio Tuscan Grille, Fleming's Steak House, Bravo Rocco Italian Cafe, Nino's Pizzeria, P.F. Chang's, & More! Rain or Shine!

Stories at the Museum - (Third and First Saturday of every month at 11 am) Virginia Museum of History and Culture - 428 N. Boulevard
Featuring special educator-led readings of children's history books and a craft activity. For more info, call 358-4901

Sunday, February 17

Biscuits and Jazz with Koontz and Kellner - Courthouse Creek Cider Scott’s Addition 12-3

3300 Broad Street. Great way to spend a smooth Sunday brunching with some jazz, biscuits, and of course, cider.

Celebrate Love: A Pop-Up of Handmade Treasures Crafted with Love - Quirk Gallery 207 W. Broad St.
On Saturday, February 16 and Sunday, February 17 join Quirk, Chris Milk Hulburt, Ignatius Creegan, and Rod Givens for a weekend celebration of love and handmade treasures.

Chris Milk Hulburt celebrates Valentine's Day with new pieces honoring his favorite thing in the whole wide world: LOVE. Everyone's favorite milliners, Ignatius Creegan and Rod Givens are back at Quirk with some of their newest designs for spring and summer including pink hats inspired, in part, by Quirk. These wearable works of art are made with love in Petersburg, VA. Come check out all these beautiful pieces- you’re sure to fall in love!