Archives: 5 Things


5 Things: Movies, plays, moms, trains, and aliens

When the dishes are washed, you may proceed with your weekend.

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5 Things: Plays, operas, moonshine, and the 1980s

That’s a lot of stuff for one weekend, but we have confidence in you.


5 Things: A graze, a crawl, a dance, a mall (sort of)

Let’s see, there’s Newsies, there’s The Big LeBYRDski, there’s the Richmond Ballet, there’s GRAZE on Grace…there’s just a ton of stuff to do.


5 Things: A vampire, a mad scientist, hundreds of zombies, and some resurrected Rams

It’s spooky season, costumes optional.


5 Things: Blacklights, bier, bikes, and bushels of bivalves

If this weekend were a hard, lumpy object, it would be one giant oyster shell.


5 Things: Roses, races, music, dance, plays, fests, and non-fests

See a play, run a race, watch a guy make salt, join a Bolivian dance parade, buy some records…but don’t forget to stop and smell the roses. That’s actually a real thing.


5 Things: Makers, singers, drinkers, marchers, and partiers

There are some things that are stalwartly proceeding this weekend! Here are the ones we recommend.


5 Things: Cycling, walking, art-looking, huge moons, and huge pumpkins

There’s a lot to do and see in Richmond and its immediate environs, and it’s not just bicycle-related things. But there ARE some bicycle-related things!


5 Things: Crafts, tubas, pretzels, beer, glitter, sex, and bikes, always bikes

Oh it’s Big Bike Race™ time all right, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other things to do.


5 Things: So many good causes, some tattoos, some drinks, some snacks, some music

Weekend, you’re so very Richmond!