Can you believe it? It seems like there was just snow and ice hanging around trying to cause a little havoc is our lives. Spring is finally here and Easter is this Sunday. I’m actually sitting on my porch writing this blog because the weather is so great. Even though my allergies are trying to get … Continue reading Happy Spring, Happy Easter
The Autumn weather has graced us. The temperature has dropped, evening darkness is creeping in earlier, leaves are changing beautiful colors and my yard is letting me know I need a new rake (or two). The GrowRVA Pumpkin Patch will be back this Saturday. The pumpkins and winter squish are beautiful this year. Come by and check … Continue reading Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins – October 17th at South of the James
September is here and the kids are gone back to school. We know everyone is getting use to new schedules and activities. One thing you can count on is GrowRVA‘s South of the James Market since we continue all year long. Weekly highlights include: Check out a new vendor to the market, Urban Girl Yarns. They create … Continue reading See You Saturday, September 12th at South of the James Market
A big thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Karen and Doug’s wedding at the market last Saturday. They met at the market, got married at the market and today they are even spending part of their honeymoon at the beach running a farmers market! It is safe to say that these two are truly committed … Continue reading June 13 at the South of the James Market
Spring is here! Local, fun activities are plentiful. There will be something for everyone. This Saturday, come out and enjoy the RVA Earth Day in Manchester from 12 – 7 pm. Friday, April 24 kicks off the 4th Friday Food Truck Corral at The Cultural Arts Center At Glen Allen, 5 pm – 8 pm benefiting … Continue reading Lots Going On!
We’re hoping for a pretty day on Saturday — at least no rain please! We’ll be in Forest Hill Park from 9am to noon either way along with an excellent group of local farmers, artists, chefs, bakers and candle makers. Some highlights are below. Scroll down for the full vendor list. See you there! Easter This … Continue reading Early Spring at the South of the James Market
December is here and your shopping list needs to be getting smaller. This weekend is the perfect opportunity to check out your local artisans and vendors. Looking for the great way to end your work week? Check out Holiday Market at First Fridays on December 5th outside the Artemis Gallery from 5 pm – 9 pm. Walk … Continue reading ‘Tis The Season for Family, Fun & Shopping
There are 28 days until Christmas. We are counting down the first 12 shopping days with ideas for handmade gifts from local artisans. Continue reading 12 Days of RVA Christmas Shopping
Saturday, you may have seen RVA Has Talent’s Still Life Competition underway at the South of the James Market. This RVA Has Talent contest aims to bring together Richmond’s visual artists, nonprofits & market vendors through a community-wide campaign that embraces the local arts & farmers. Every Thursday in July at the Short Pump Town Center … Continue reading A Farmer’s Life – Still Life Competition
It’s RVA First Fridays tomorrow night… Downtown Richmond’s long-standing monthly art walk happening on the First Friday of every month. Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and community. With Richmond 2015’s Collegiate Road Nationals event taking place this weekend, there are going to be street closures. However, most streets should … Continue reading RVA First Fridays tomorrow night!