About Sarah Story

Events Editor Sarah Story has worked at the Henrico Citizen since its inception in 2001. She lives in Highland Springs with her husband and two sons.

Weekend Top 5

By Sarah Story | August 12, 2022

Lakeside Farmers Market, 6110 Lakeside Avenue, has three events taking place this weekend. The Safe Space Market returns for Glow Night on Friday, Aug. 12 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. More than 30 local vendors will light up the night as well as food trucks, Intergalactic Tacos and SuggaMama’s Snowballs, and music by DJ Rivetta. Safe Space Market RVA […]

Kickin’ It In the Community

By Sarah Story | August 09, 2022

The Faces Behind a Purpose For You and Jerrilyn Forbes will present the first Kickin’ It In the Community event at Reynolds Community College-Parham Campus, 1651 East Parham Road, on Saturday, Aug. 13 from noon to 6 p.m. The purpose of this event is to bring unity to the city and surroundings localities due to the increase of violence in Read more […]

Rabies vaccinations for pets

By Sarah Story | August 08, 2022

The Henrico County Police Division will provide rabies vaccines for dogs and cats from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 20 at the Henrico County Government Center, 4301 E. Parham Road. Pet owners must register and pay at the cashier’s office in the Administration Building before seeing a veterinarian on the first level of the adjacent parking deck. Each vaccine Read more […]

Richmond Walk Like MADD 2022

By Sarah Story | August 07, 2022

The annual Walk Like MADD 5k will return to Dorey Park on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 9 a.m. This is Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s signature fundraising event that helps raise awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving. Click here for details and to register.

Weekend Top 5

By Sarah Story | August 05, 2022

Threads Consignment will hold a Back to School Sale for children and teens Aug. 5-7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the former JCPenney’s at Regency Mall. Items for sale include children’s and teen clothing, shoes and accessories, sports equipment, dance supplies, books, games, toys, nursery and teen decor, childrearing supplies and more. The sale will continue Aug. 19-21. […]

HCPS Back-to-School Kickoff

By Sarah Story | August 04, 2022

All Henrico students and their families are invited to the annual Henrico County Public Schools Back-to-School Kickoff on Friday, Aug. 19 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Glen Allen High School. Enjoy music, food trucks, games, contests and door prizes, a photo booth, kids’ engagement zone and activities, workshops and more. Families can also register for school and speak Read more […]

Henrico Theatre Company presents “The Outsider” at CACGA

By Sarah Story | August 03, 2022

The Henrico Theatre Company will present “The Outsider” Sept. 16 to Oct. 2 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. This comedy, written by Paul Slade Smith, skewers politics and celebrates democracy. It centers around Ned Newley, who might be the worst candidate to ever run for office. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students. Read more […]

Richmond Taco Festival at Drive Shack

By Sarah Story | August 02, 2022

Richmond Drive Shack, 1647 Four Rings Drive, will host the Richmond Taco Festival from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 10-11. Enjoy 20+ taco and food vendors, a margarita bar, tequila expo area, an interactive mariachi experience, lucha libre wrestling, hot chili pepper and taco eating contests, live entertainment, a kids fun zone and more. Tickets start at $9.99. VIP Read more […]

Community Day Mural Launch at Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad

By Sarah Story | August 02, 2022

Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad, located at 2007 Timberlake Avenue off Lakeside Avenue, is getting a mural and will celebrate its launch with a Community Day on Sunday, Aug. 28 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy vendors, a gelato truck, Pockitz the Clown with balloons and face painting, hands-only CPR stations, touch-a-truck with a Lakeside ambulance, temporary tattoos and more. Read more […]

Richmond Showmasters Gun Show at Richmond Raceway

By Sarah Story | August 01, 2022

The Richmond Showmasters Gun Show will be held at Richmond Raceway from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 27 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 28. Vendors at more than 800 tables will sell, buy or trade guns, swords, knives, decoys, hunting supplies, reloading supplies and components, ammo, books, militaria and more. Admission is $12; children ages 12-17 Read more […]