Richmond Greek Festival
When: May 31st - June 3rd
Where: Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral
What: "One of the major benchmarks for the Cathedral in 1976 was the beginning of its Greek cultural and food festival. First known as the “Richmond Grecian Festival,” this event, more than any other Church activity, raised the visibility of the Cathedral and introduced many Richmonders to Greek food and culture. It also introduced many to the rich spirituality of the Orthodox faith." (From their website)
When: June 3rd
Where: West Broad Street Between Henry and Adams
What: "See what the city's best restaurants have to offer. Each local eatery converges in one spot to serve you delicious food. To wash down your meal are plenty of local and regional wines and brews. You can also catch some good tunes and learn how to make your own delicious dish with the help of chef demonstrations."
Stone Soul Music & Food Festival
When: June 9th
Where: Richmond Raceway- 600 E Laburnum Ave Richmond, VA
What: "If you’re a fan of hip hop and R&B, you’ll be hard pressed to find anything wrong with the Stone Soul Music & Food Festival in Richmond, Virginia. The festival features of a barrage of performances from national hip hop, R&B, inspiration and soul artists. It also features an assortment of soul food restaurants on site."
Ashland Strawberry Faire
When: June 16th
Where: Randolph-Macon College, Ashland
What: "The Faire is a traditional celebration to promote the community and celebrate the strawberry harvest. The Faire is held in early June, on the campus of Randolph-Macon College campus. The Faire is a free, community and family-oriented event during which non-profit groups and churches raise funds and offer something for everyone. There are vendors selling arts, crafts, plants, and antiques to the thousands who attend. There are local businesses featured from Ashland and Hanover. The proceeds from the Faire provide scholarships and grants to local non-profit groups." (From their website)
Richmond Bacon Festival
When: June 23rd
Where: 17th Street Market, Richmond
What: "Join us Saturday, June 23rd from 11am-4pm for the 6th Annual Richmond Bacon Festival! The Enrichmond Foundation’s event season returns to 17th Street Market this year. Feel free to bring lawn chairs – we’ll have live music and tents to kick back under, as well as a Chair Check service. Your four-legged friends are welcome – must be socialized, leashed, and please keep in mind the hot summer temperatures!"
Richmond Shakespeare Festival
When: Weekends June 15th- 30th
Where: Whitewater George Park, Richmond
What: "Vaulting ambition, murderous plots, scheming witches, jealous kings, and misplaced princesses are all on the menu as Richmond Shakespeare Festival prepares to serve up their 2018 season." (From their website)
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