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WEDNESDAY 23
 

events
 

Hanover Tavern Family Night Water-balloon toss, egg races, pie-eating contests and cake walk, 6-8 p.m. 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road. 537-5050.
film

2008 Birth Film Festival Birth Matters Virginia shows three films, including "The Business of Being Born," at 6:15, 7 and 7:30 p.m. at Firehouse Theatre. Tickets are $7. 1609 W. Broad St. 216-5843.

stage
 

"Seussical Jr." SPARC presents this musical for children at the Children's Museum of Richmond at 11 a.m. Tickets are $7. 2626 W. Broad St. 474-7000.

galleries
 

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Paintings and drawings by Tony Klotz. Through September. Admission is $6-$10. 1800 Lakeside Ave. 262-9887.
museums

Science Museum of Virginia Experts share information on science topics during the Lunch Break Science series at noon. Free. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.

night life
 

29th Division, Cary Street CafA©, weekly, 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

'80s Night, New York Deli, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 358-3354.

Amy Henderson, Shenanigan's, weekly, 7:30 p.m., free. 264-5010.

Beach music, Caddyshack Lounge (Ashland), weekly, 7 p.m., free. 798-4231.

Blues Flash, Tobacco Company, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Fight the Big Bull, Cous Cous, 10 p.m., free. 358-0868.

Idina Menzel, The National, 8 p.m., $15-$35. 612-1900.

Jesters Ink (improv comedy), Bottoms Up (downtown), weekly, 8 and 9 p.m., 644-4400.

The Katz Band (jazz/Motown), Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 254-4904.

Ombak (progressive jazz), Cous Cous, 9:30 p.m., free. 358-0868.

Ominotago, Ham's Restaurant, 6 p.m., free. 965-5520.

Ray Pittman Project, Sharky's, 7 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Retrolution (industrial), Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

The Ryan Montbleau Band, Ashland Coffee & Tea, 8 p.m., $12-$17. 798-1702.

Service Industry Night, Lucky Buddha, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 648-5100.

South Side Funk Band, Emilio's, 10 p.m., $5. 359-1224.

Stand-up Comedy, Cosmopolitan Lounge, weekly, 6 p.m., $5. 386-7979.

Steve Byrne, Funny Bone, 7:30 p.m., $15-$17. 521-8900.

Thor Eros (acoustic), Chiocca's, weekly, 7 p.m., free. 355-3228.

Tommy Witten Trio featuring Laura Ann Boyd, Bottega Bistro, weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 379-9899.

The Wrest with Pat O'Brien (rock), Sharky's, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

VINYL, Europa, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

WTF Wednesdays (punk hardcore DJ), Empire, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 344-3323.

THURSDAY 24
 

events

52nd Festival of Arts The festival continues with African dance by Ezibu Muntu at 8:30 p.m. Byrd Park. 646-DELL.

Flowers After 5 Stroll through the flowers and plants at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden as jazz plays at 6 p.m. 1800 Lakeside Ave. 266-0856. Admission is $6-$10. 262-9887.

word
 

Book Party Jonathan Miles signs and discusses "Dear American Airlines," at Fountain Bookstore at 6 p.m. 1312 E. Cary St. 788-1594.

film
 

"Autumn Fire" Folk band Mermaid Skeletons performs an improvisational score for the film at Firehouse Theatre at 9 p.m. 1609 W. Broad St. 355-2001.

music
 

Innsbrook After Hours The music series continues with Trace Adkins at 7 p.m. at the Innsbrook Pavilion. Tickets are $15-$20. 4901 Lake Brook Drive. 794-6700.

Thursday in Old Towne Casper performs outside Old Towne Civic Center in Petersburg at 7 p.m. Culdera performs inside at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $6-$8. 136 River St. 733-8344.
 
stage
 

"The Last Hurrah of the Clementines" Missoula Oblongata presents a play about a couple that takes in a fugitive, Gallery5 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7. 1519 W. Main St. 740-1471.

museums

Virginia Historical Society Paul A. Levengood will discuss "From Cotton Fields to Skyscrapers: The Transformation of the South in the 20th Century" at noon. Admission is $3-$5. 428 N. Boulevard. 358-4901.

night life

The Aimee Bayles Band, Tobacco Company, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Carol Covell & George Melvin, Azzurro's, 7 p.m., free. 282-1509.

Chez Roue, Cafe Diem, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Chris Jamison, Ham's Restaurant, 6 p.m., free. 965-5520.

The Demijohns, Mulligan's (Fan), 7:30 p.m., free. 353-8686.

DJ Rick Danger, Bandito's, weekly. 354-9999.

D'Santis Duo (jazz), Capital Coffee and Desserts, weekly, 12:30-1:30 p.m., free. 204-1755.

Ill Angelic, Nick Fisher and others, Alley Katz, 6 p.m., $8-$10. 643-2816.

Jeff Carretto (piano), Ruth's Chris Steak House, weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 378-0600.

Jason Jenkins Quartet, GlobeHopper Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m., free. 523-8083.

Live band, J&D's CafA©, weekly, 7:30-10 p.m., free. 266-2331.

Live music, Bottoms Up (Glen Allen), weekly, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free. 249-2000.

Live Jazz, Maggiano's Little Italy, weekly, 6-10 p.m., free. 253-0900.

Live Jazz music, GlobeHopper, 7:30-9:30p.m., free. 523-8083.

Lounge Sessions with DJ Kean, Jereme Rometti and Adam Ely, Europa, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

Matt White, Susan Greenbaum and others, Canal Club, 8 p.m., $10-$12. 643-2582.

Nat King Kong, J&D's CafA©, 8 p.m., free. 266-2331.

Pat O'Brien (rock), Sharky's, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Poetry, Cosmopolitan Lounge, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 386-7979.

Pop '80s Dance Night, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Reggie Righteous and The Prophets of Funk, Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar, weekly, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., free. 254-4904.

Richmond Afrobeat Band, Emilio's, 10 p.m., $5. 359-1224.

Ruddock, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 9 p.m., free. 732-7425.

Skip Gailes and Laura Ann Boyd, The Bank, weekly, 5:30 p.m., free. 648-3070.

Stephanie Rooker, Ashland Coffee & Tea, 8 p.m., $15-$20. 798-1702.

Steve Bassett, Cabo's Corner Bistro, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 355-1144.

Stever Byrne, Funny Bone, 7:30 p.m., $15-$17. 521-8900.

Uisce Beatha (Irish jam), Rare Olde Times, weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.

The Woodcocks, Pour House, 9:30 p.m., free. 364-9083.

FRIDAY 25

events
 

52nd Festival of Arts The festival continues with a theater production by SPARC at 11 a.m. on the Ha'Penny Stage. Simply Kevin B. performs at Dogwood Dell, at 8 p.m. Free. Byrd Park. 646-DELL.

3rd Annual Christmas in July Offering hosts a concert featuring Christmas music and a food drive at The Diamond at 5:30 p.m. The Richmond Braves play the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs afterward. 3001 N. Boulevard. 745-7824.

word

Kiss & Tell Lyric Ave, a poetry-based variety show, features Dee Dee Renee and the Kiss and Tell Band, DJ Lonnie B., poets Sabrina Gilbert and Komplex, and others at the Byrd Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20-$30. 2908 W. Cary St. 222-7141 or www.lyricave.com.

music
 

Fridays at Sunset David Sanborn performs at Kanawha Plaza at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $25. 901 E. Canal St. 644-8515 or www.fridaysatsunset.com.

Summer Concert Series Son Quatro performs at 6 p.m. at Short Pump Town Center. Free. 11800 W. Broad St. 360-1700.

Tunes for Trails Benefit Concert Green Giant performs rock music at Capital Ale House Music Hall, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tickets are $5. 623 E. Main St. 780-ALES or www.richmond-more.org.

VCU Guitar and Other Strings Series Quatro na Bossa performs bossa nova at VCU's Singleton Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. 922 Park Ave. 828-1166.

galleries
 

artspace Works by artists of Plant Zero. Reception at 7 p.m. Through Aug. 17. 0 E. 4th St. 232-6464.

Art Works Work by Elizabeth D. Schafer, Gordon Robertson, George Hughes, Alice Taliaferro. Reception at 7 p.m. with tribal fusion dance by To the Earth at 8 and 9 p.m. Through Aug. 17. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.

night life
 

Amos Lee, The National, 9 p.m., $15-$25. 612-1900.

Andy, Cindy and Thensome (traditional Irish), Rare Olde Times, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 750-1346.

Big Boss Man, Bailey's Smokehouse & Tavern, 9:30 p.m., 755-6800.

Black Cash and the Bad Trips, Tobacco Company, 9:30 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Broken Monday, SinA©, 9 p.m., free. 649-7767.

Christine Gibson Memorial Concert with Beex, Buttercup and others, Canal Club, 7 p.m., $5. 643-2582.

ComedySportz (interactive improv), weekly, 7:30 p.m., $12-$14. Random Acts (adult improv),10 p.m., $10. 266-9377.

DJ Disco Stew, Pour House, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 364-9083.

DJ Jeff McGrath and Tyke (progressive house), Europa, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

DJ Jizzy Trent, Pour House, weekly, 11 p.m., free. 364-9083.

DJ K-Dub, Club Richbrau, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 644-3018.

DJ Kean, Jereme Rometti, 316L and Timy B, Godfrey's, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 648-3957.

Doc Branch & The Keynotes, Emilio's, weekly, 10 p.m., $5. 359-1224.

Fred Ostrow and Lee Covington (jazz), Maggiano's Little Italy, weekly, 6-10 p.m., free. 253-0900.

Friday After Work Party with DJ Ace and Rich Boy (hip-hop, reggae), Caribbean Mingles, weekly, 5-8 p.m., $5. 780-0013.

Hoots & Hellmouth, The Old Ceremony and others, Toad's Place, 7:30 p.m. $10-$12. 648-TOAD.

The Imitators, Grandpa Eddie's BBQ, 8:30 p.m. 270-RIBS.

Kari Smith, Pour House, weekly, 6 p.m., free. 364-9083.

The Katz Band, Cosmopolitan Lounge, weekly, 6 p.m., $10. 386-7979.

The Kip Williams Quartet, Infuzion Lounge, weekly, 8:30-11:30 p.m., 249-COOL.

Jonathan Vassar, The Camel, 8 p.m., $6. 687-7468.

Live country music, Bahama Joe's, weekly, 9 p.m., $5. 262-9652.

Live music, Crossroads, weekly, 8 p.m., $5. 643-2060.

Live music, Mulligan's Sports Grille (South Side), weekly, 9:30 p.m., $5. 744-8686.

Live music, Sandy's Restaurant, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., $5. 329-7263.

Loose Gravel, Rock Falls Tavern, 9:30 p.m., free. 272-9470.

Mic Harrison and the High Score, Cary Street CafA©. 9:30 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

New Wave Dance Night, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Page Wilson with Reckless Abandon, Ashland Coffee & Tea, 8 p.m., $8. 798-1702.

Plunky & Oneness, Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar, 9:30 p.m., $10. 254-4904.

The Recliners, CafA© Diem, weekly, 9:30 p.m., 353-2500.

The Socials, Ham's Restaurant, 7 p.m., free. 965-5520.

Steve Byrne, Funny Bone, 7:30 p.m., 10 p.m., $15-$17. 521-8900.

Steve Carter Connextion Trio, Club Richbrau. 8 p.m. 644-3018.

Terri Simpson Trio, Hard Shell, weekly, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Free. 643-2333.

The Wrest and Pat O'Brien (rock), Sharky's, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Z.Z., Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 9 p.m., free. 732-7425.

SATURDAY 26
 

events
3rd Annual Christmas in July Offering hosts concert featuring holiday music and a food drive at Positive Vibe CafA©, 1-9 p.m. 2525 Hathaway Road. 745-7824.

52nd Festival of Arts Robbin Thompson performs folk and Americana at 8 p.m. Free. Byrd Park. 646-DELL.

Art & Craft Fair Paintings and jewelry by local artists at the Critter Cottage Canine Daycare, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 525-5777.

Big Brothers Big Sisters 19th Annual Duck Race Plastic ducks will be dumped into a canal; the first to finish the race wins a Mercedes for its sponsor. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Brown's Island. 261-4940.

word
 

Book Signing Arthur Evans signs his book, "What's Bugging You: A Fond Look at the Animals We Love to Hate," at Bon Air Library at 11 a.m. Registration required. 9103 Rattlesnake Road. 320-2461.

film
 

48 Hour Film Project Screening Films made from characters and props drawn out of a hat will be shown at the Byrd Theatre, starting at 11 a.m. Tickets are $7. 2908 W. Cary St. 434-882-3678 or www.48hourfilm.com/richmond.

music

Beach Music Pocahontas Premieres presents the Craig Woolard Band and The Overtime Band at Pocahontas State Park's Heritage Amphitheater at 6 p.m. Tickets are $7-$10. 10301 State Park Road. 796-4255 or www.virginiastateparks.gov.

galleries
 

43rd Street Gallery Work by wood-turner Barbara Dill. Through Aug. 30. 1412 W. 43rd St. 233-1758.

museums
 

Science Museum of Virginia Science Saturdays continues with hands-on activities, interactive exhibits and more. Noon. Free. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.

night life
 

'80s and Electronic Dance Night, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Antero, Emilio's, 10 p.m. $5. 359-1224.

The Atkinsons, Cabo's Corner Bistro, 9:30 p.m., free. 355-1144.

Black Cash and the Bad Trips, Tobacco Company, 9:30 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Blue Heaven, Cafe Diem, 8 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Bullistic, Rage From Within and special guest, Alley Katz, 10 p.m., $7. 643-2816.

ComedySportz (interactive improv), weekly, 7:30 p.m., $12-$14. Full Contact Improv (adult improv), 10 p.m., $10. 266-9377.

Conshafter and others, Alley Katz, 5 p.m., $7. 643-2816.

DJ K-Dub, Club Richbrau, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 644-3018.

DJ Meaty, Bandito's, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 354-9999.

DJ Omar (deep house), Europa, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

Flying Sulsers, Grandpa Eddie's BBQ, 8:30 p.m., free. 270-RIBS.

Foxy Brown, Toad's Place, 9 p.m., $25. 648-TOAD.

Fred Ostrow and Lee Covington (jazz), Maggiano's Little Italy, weekly, 6-10 p.m., free. 253-0900.

Grovers Mill, Ham's Restaurant, 8 p.m., free. 965-5520.

Illusive Dream, Pour House, 9:30 p.m., free. $3. 364-9083.

The Janet Martin Band, Ashland Coffee & Tea, 8 p.m., $8. 798-1702.

Jeff Carretto (piano), Ruth's Chris Steak House, weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 378-0600.

Live music, Daddio's Grill, weekly, 9 p.m., $3-$5. 754-1448.
 
Lost Satellites, Capital Ale House, 10 p.m., $5-$7. 780-ALES.

Pat O'Brien (rock), Sharky's, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Plunky & Oneness, Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar, 9:30 p.m., $10. 254-4904.

Poetry Night, Artspace Gallery, 8 p.m., $5. 232-6464.

R&B music, Caddyshack Lounge (Ashland), weekly, 7 p.m., free. 798-4231.

Reggae night, Caribbean Mingles, weekly, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., $5-$10. 780-0013.

Roger Bowyer and Morgan Smith, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 4-8 p.m., free. 732-7425.

Sloth Loves Chunk, Sin A©, 9 p.m., free. 649-7767.

Steve Byrne, Funny Bone, 7:30 and 10 p.m., $15-$17. 521-8900.

Who's Bad (Michael Jackson Tribute), The National, 7 p.m., $10-$13. 612-1900.

SUNDAY 27
 

events
 

52nd Festival of Arts The festival continues with the Latin Ballet on the Ha'Penny Stage 4 p.m. Free. Byrd Park. 646-DELL.

music
 

Bluemont Concert Series Oretea Knicely performs at Hanover Arts and Activities Center at 7 p.m. Tickets are $2-$5. 500 S. Center St. 540-338-4640.

Bon Air Baptist Church Concert Series Marty Goetz performs at 7 p.m. Free. 2531 Buford Road. 272-1475.

VCU Guitar and Other Strings Series The VCU Community Guitar Ensemble performs at VCU's Singleton Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. Free. 922 Park Ave. 828-1166.

museums
 

"Liberty or Death" Summer Program of Public Re-enactments The Patrick Henry Committee of St. John's Church presents the 33rd season of Public Re-enactments of the Second Virginia Convention of March 1775. Free tickets are available at the door at 1 p.m. 2401 E. Broad St. 648-5015 or www.historicstjohnschurch.org.

night life
 

Bembe Sundays (dancehall reggae), Canal Club, weekly, 11 p.m.,

The Butterbean Jazz Quartet, Bottoms Up (downtown), weekly. 644-4400.

Chicago Cy, Positive Vibe CafA©, 11:30 a.m., 560-9622.

Dale Traylor, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 4-8 p.m., free. 732-7425.

Dirty Luis and The Zac Attack, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 9 p.m., free. 732-7425.

DJ Dusty Ray, deLux, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 353-2424.

Cook County Bluegrass, Legend Brewing Company, 6 p.m., free. 232-3446.

Flying Sulsers, Mulligan's (Fan), 7:30 p.m., free. 353-8686.

Gorilla Production presents special guests, Alley Katz, 4 p.m., $10-$12. 643-2816.

Jonny Hott and the Piedmont Souprise, Emilio's, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 359-1224.

Live Music, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), 9 p.m., free. 732-7425.

New wave and metal music, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Old 97's, Toad's Place, 7:30 p.m. $18-$20. 648-TOAD.

Raven's Place with The Will Thomas Band and others, Canal Club, 6-9:30 p.m., $8. 643-2582.

Restaurant Employee Appreciation Night, The Triple Restaurant, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 359-7777.

Roger Carroll Band, Emilio's, 8 p.m. free. 359-1224.

S.I.N., Richbrau Brewing Company, weekly, 4 p.m., free. 644-3018.

Solid Gold Soul, Caddyshack Lounge (Ashland), weekly, 7 p.m., free. 798-4231.

Steve Byrne, Funny Bone, 7 p.m., $15-$17. 521-8900.

Steve Carter Connextion, Taphouse Grill, 7:30 p.m., free. 644-3018.

Sax & Jazz, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), noon-2 p.m., free. 732-7425.

Young Dubliners, Capital Ale House, $15-$20. 780-ALES.

MONDAY 28
 

night life
 

Beach music with Steve Leonard, Caddy's, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 794-3007.

Guitar Hero with Alan, Richbrau Brewing Company, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 644-3018.

Murphy's Kids, Supervillains and others, Canal Club, 8 p.m., $10. 643-2582.

Restaurant Employee Appreciation Night, Triple Restaurant, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 359-7777.

Rick Hollowell, CafA© Diem, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.

TUESDAY 29
 

word
 

Lecture Kate Clifford Larson discusses "The Assasin's Accomplice" at Fountain Bookstore at 6:30 p.m. 1312 E. Cary St. 788-1594.

night life

Chris Grigg, Tobacco Company, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Dirty Luis, Dixie Diner (Petersburg), weekly, 9 p.m., free. 732-7425.

DJ Dominex, Rocks, weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.

DJ Ghozt, Baja Bean Company, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 257-5445.

DJ Williams Projekt, CafA© Diem, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Former Champions, Cary Street CafA©, weekly, 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

John Conley Trio, Davis and Main, weekly, 7:30 p.m., free. 353-6641.
 
Lady Radiator, Veara and others, Alley Katz, 6 p.m., $10. 643-2816.

MGMT, The National, 8 p.m., $15-$18. 612-1900.

Pat O'Brien (acoustic), Easy Street CafA©, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 355-1198.

Ray Pittman Project, Shenanigans Eatery & Pub, 8 p.m., free. 264-5010.

Totally '80s Dance Night, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Thriving Ivory, Core 87 and others, Canal Club, 7 p.m., $10-$12. 643-2582.


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