Weekend Event Picks: InLight at the VMFA, Disney On Ice at the Coliseum, Craft + Design at Main Street Station, and more

Weekend Event Picks: InLight at the VMFA, Disney On Ice at the Coliseum, Craft + Design at Main Street Station, and more

This weekend there’s something for everyone from live comedy from Aziz Ansari and a beer festival at Stony Point to a craft and design show and the phenomenal light-based festival that is InLight 2018. Get your weekend started here!

Still from the Historic Main Street Station Inaugural RVAPHotog Invitational video.

Disney On Ice at the Richmond Coliseum – Rev up for family fun with four different Disney stories when Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment this weekend, beginning Thursday evening. This production visits Richmond from November 15th through 18th for six performances at the Richmond Coliseum. Tickets start at $20, with $15 opening night seats still available. Grab yours here.

InLight 2018 at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts – InLight returns to the VMFA Friday and Saturday night, and the light show is sure to be as spectacular as ever. Organized by 1708 Gallery, InLight Richmond is a free public exhibition of light-based art and performances. Each year, InLight Richmond features performances, sculpture, video, and interactive projects that illuminate pathways, walls, sidewalks, green spaces, and kicks off with the Community Lantern Parade. In recognition of 1708 Gallery’s 40th Anniversary, the 2018 iteration will focus on ideas of Community. Admission is free. Learn more here.

Craft + Design at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond – Now in its 54th year, Craft + Design is a museum-quality show that has garnered a reputation for showcasing the finest in contemporary craft. Shoppers spend the weekend browsing the work of over 150 artists from across the country. Awards are presented in ceramics, precious metals, glass, wood and recycled materials, contemporary design, innovative use of traditional craft materials and fiber. The event will take place November 16th through 18th at Main Street Station’s newly renovated train shed. Tickets start at $10 for general admission with other options available. Get the scoop.

Beer Festival at Stony Point Fashion Park – Join Stony Point Fashion Park for the first-ever Stony Point Beer Festival on Saturday, November 17th from 11:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Enjoy beer tastings from a variety of local breweries, live music, and more. Tickets are $20 in advance; $30 at the door and include unlimited sampling. Get the details here.

Aziz Ansari at the Altria Theater – Funnyman Aziz Ansari, best known for his roles on Master of None and Parks & Rec heads to the Altria Theater for his latest stand-up tour Sunday evening. The show will be hosted by Wil Sylvince and features opener Phil Hanley. Tickets start at $22 and are still available. Doors open at 6:00 PM on Sunday evening and the show starts at 7:00. Get your tickets here.



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