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Virginia Credit Union River City Half Marathon and 5K

Sat Mar 9 8:00AM

Sports Backers’ newest half marathon and 5k are a chance to celebrate Richmond beyond the downtown city streets. Watch nature wake from its winter slumber and take in the early signs of spring in Virginia as you run over and along the James River, through well-established neighborhoods and outdoor gems like Pony Pasture, and start and finish on the gorgeous campus of the University of Richmond.

Oak Grove Spring Clean Up

Sat Mar 9 9:00AM

Come join the Oak Grove Neighborhood Association for our second Spring Neighborhood Clean up

Broad Rock Community Garden Work Day

Sat Mar 9 11:00AM

We are kicking off our first day at Broad Rock Community Garden on March 9th at 11 a.m., and we would love it if you could make it out! 🌼

We are going to need help rebuilding some garden beds, as well as shoveling the compost from Richmond’s compost I initiative into them!

Also, we have some fruit trees that need pruning and mulching to be done around the garden as well.

Weekly Karaoke @ Gramaphone

Sun Mar 10 7:00PM

It’s your time to shine! Come hang out with us every Sunday for a fun & free karaoke night at Gramophone! Grab yourself a wine cocktail and choose your favorite tune! Gramophone Winery

South of the James Farmers Market

Sun Mar 10 10:00AM

South of the James Farmers Market is open Sundays in Forest Hill Park at the corner of New Kent and 42nd Street. Year round.


Sun Mar 10 12:00PM

We’ll be meeting at the parking lot at Pony Pasture (look for the big blue HOKA tent) and navigating our way through the wonderful riverside trails of the JRPS to reach our 5k goal!

We’ll have HOKA on-site with demo shoes for the runners, walkers, rollers and strollers of the day and we can’t wait to see your adventurous furry friends there too! We’ll be accepting Venmo donations, material donations, and used gear (leashes, food bowls, toys, etc) and driving directly over to RACC when we’re done to drop off our donations! We’ll also have a fun photo station for you to take sweet pictures with your pets!

Come out and join us, March 10th at 12pm, bring your friends & fur babies, meet new people and get outside & connect in a positive way while doing some serious good!!

Food Giveaway

Wed Mar 13 4:30PM

Every Weds by Lettuce Reduce Food Waste at McDonough Community Garden
3300 McDonough Street

Basic City Open Mic Comedy Night

Wed Mar 13 8:00PM

Tyler and Monty host a weekly open mic comedy night 8-10pm every Wednesday in the backroom at Basic City RVA. Select beers are half priced for the show.

Art For The Soul

Fri Mar 15 7:00PM

Join Richmond Black Restaurant Experience at Studio Two Three for a one-of-a-kind experience! This event is all about feeding your soul with creativity and inspiration. Whether you’re an art enthusiast or simply looking for a fun and relaxing activity, this event is perfect for you! This year’s event will feature screen printing, vendors, karaoke and more. DJ_Lon will be providing the soundtrack for the evening. Food + drink will be available for purchase.

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