This week’s calendar

8th Annual Richmond Zombie Walk; Monument Market; Noah Scalin at Chop Suey; Scarytown; Carytown Farmer’s Market; Flight Night @ Secco; Food trucks at First Baptist Church; Byrd Market (Oregon Hill); Food trucks at the Visual Arts Center; Carytown Food and Wine Festival; Chris Ryan / Live at Ipanema; MORE…


8th Annual Richmond Zombie Walk

Sat Oct 27 2:00 pm
“This year, the day will start off with a pre-walk event. Participants will gather at Byrd Park, where photos can be taken, prizes for costumes are given out, and donations are collected for the American Cancer Society. From there, the group will head to their starting point, Kroger, and begin the walk between 2 and 2:30 p.m.”

Monument Market

Sat Oct 27 3:30 pm
A weekly Farmer’s Market at the corner of Monument Avenue & North Robinson Street. Saturdays, 8AM-noon. May through August.

Noah Scalin at Chop Suey

Sat Oct 27 6:00 pm
Author and designer Noah Scalin (Skulls, 365, Unstuck) joins us to celebrate the release of his new book with Michelle Taute, The Design Activist’s Handbook: How to Change the World (or at Least Your Part of It) with Socially Conscious Design. Refreshments will be provided, and the author will sign books. Free and open to the public.


Sat Oct 27 12:00 pm
!A Carytown Halloween with candy, costume contests, and more!

Carytown Farmer’s Market

Sun Oct 28 10:00 am
Every Sunday at 3300 West Cary Street in the Carytown Cleaners parking lot. The Carytown Farmers Market, a small scale producer only market, was created to give local farmers, producers of goods, and consumers the opportunity to deal directly with each other, rather than through third parties.

Flight Night @ Secco

Mon Oct 29 9:00 pm
Trying new things is like hitting the refresh button on our existence: it delivers us from complacency, engages our senses and forces us to question our tastes, values and, in turn, our very nature. Yet, more often than not, most of us will opt for the familiar over the unknown. Every Monday.

Food trucks at First Baptist Church

Mon Oct 29 6:00 pm
Monday 6-9PM at First Baptist Church / 2709 Monument Avenue

Byrd Market (Oregon Hill)

Tue Oct 30 3:30 pm
William Byrd Community House, 224 South Cherry Street
May 1 through October
Every Tuesday

Food trucks at the Visual Arts Center

Wed Oct 31 5:00 pm
Every Wednesday, and 1st and 4th Fridays at Vis Arts

Carytown Food and Wine Festival

Sun Nov 4 12:00 pm
“We are very pleased to announce that the Food/Wine Festival has been rescheduled for Sunday November 4, 2012. If you purchased tickets online and would like to exchange for the new date, please call the Tickets To Buy office at 804-423-1777. You can also email them at”

Chris Ryan / Live at Ipanema

Sun Nov 4 9:00 pm
“We’re back! Let’s kick it off with Chris Ryan. Local guitar slinger is going to bring his solo material to warm our hearts on a cool Nov night. ”

Live at Ipanema is a free performance series at Ipanema. The shows are recorded & photographed and then shared online. The band gets a high-quality recording and professional photography, and everyone else gets a great evening of music.

Live at Ipanema / Ipanema Cafe

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