Lots Going On!

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!

Virginia’s Executive Mansion’s 200th Birthday Party

Virginia’s Executive Mansion Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM Richmond, VA REGISTER to Attend this Free Event Join Virginia’s Executive Mansion for the party of the year – its 200th birthday celebration! Family friendly and free to the public, this festive occasion will include live music, delicious birthday cake, games, a moon … Continue reading Virginia’s Executive Mansion’s 200th Birthday Party

Richmond Street Foodies Find Strength in Numbers, Cook Up Mentoring Program for Youth

The sights, smells and flavors of food truck courts first captured local foodies’ imaginations last summer. Though those locations may be temporary, a coalition of area food truck and food cart entrepreneurs are seeking a new measure of permanence that also aims to give back to young, as-yet-untapped entrepreneurial talents among Richmond’s youth. Transcending rivalries … Continue reading Richmond Street Foodies Find Strength in Numbers, Cook Up Mentoring Program for Youth

GrowRVA in Grid

  GrowRVA’s Karen Atkinson is featured in this month’s Greater Richmond Grid in the “Live Bold” section. Pick up a copy if you see it. Grid’s a great publication, featuring Richmond’s most innovative people and their stories on a quarterly basis. In the feature, Karen talks about the power of spending money locally and about … Continue reading GrowRVA in Grid