October 22 2016 - , 7 p.m., $35
October 23 2016 - Moon bounce, petting zoo, face painting, costume contests, food trucks and more, 11 a.m., Free
October 23 2016 - Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra, parade, pumpkin painting, storytelling and more, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., $8 to $13
October 23 2016 - Meet the artists and enjoy hot cider and cookies, 1 p.m., Free
October 23 2016 - A vendor fair with kid zone and pet demos will follow, 1 p.m.,
October 23 2016 - Free pre-show panel discussion with faculty and community experts planned at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., $36
October 24 2016 - 361 Dabbs House Rd., 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Free
October 24 2016 - University of Richmond, 7 a.m., Free
October 24 2016 - Airport Hilton Garden Inn, 6 p.m., Free
October 25 2016 - Open to the public, 9 a.m., Free
Reynolds Community College will host Richmond sculptor Paul DiPasquale Sept. 28 as he shares his presentation “Art Talk, Why Art Matters” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Conference Center Gallery of the Workforce Development and Conference Center on the Parham Road Campus, located at 1651 E. Parham Road in Richmond. This event is free and open to the public. > Read more.
Beautiful fall weather is back this weekend! Don’t leave your favorite pooch at home – take the whole family to Canine Companions’ DogFest Walk ‘n Roll at West Broad Village or FETCH a Cure’s annual Mutt Strutt at Deep Run Park. Pets are also welcome at this weekend’s Central Virginia Celtic Festival and Highland Games. Halloween events taking place Sunday include the University of Richmond’s 18th annual Trick or Treat Street and Goblins and Gourds at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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CalendarThe Central Virginia Celtic Festival and Highland Games will take place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 22 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 23 at Richmond International Raceway. Competitions include fiddle, harp, highland dance, piping, drumming and Gaelic song, as well as heavy athletics and hurling. The Vendor Village will be selling jewelry, traditional Celtic food, pottery and kilts. Whisky tastings (additional fee) includes instruction and an interactive session on the proper way to nose and taste single malt Scotch whisky. Proceeds benefit the Cullather Brain Tumor & Quality of Life Center and RIR Cares. For tickets and details, visit http://www.vacelticfestival.com. Full text