What's Booming: Acrobatic Cats and Sonic Butterflies

By Rachel Marsh | September 2nd, 2021

Who knew that even existed? Who knew THAT even existed?

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The Amazing Acro-Cats

Thursday, Sept. 2 through Monday, Sept. 6 at Dominion Energy Center

If you’ve ever seen your kitty in a precarious position and wondered, “How the heck did you get there?” these astounding felines will further enhance your awe at the agility of a cat. Leaping, crawling, hanging, even playing in a rock band; suddenly, your cat’s ability to jump on top of the fridge may not seem so unusual after all.


Sonic Butterfly

Friday, Sept. 3 at 1 and 7:30 p.m. at the Perkinson Center for the Arts and Education

Did you know a harp could even do that?

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Good Shot Judy

Friday, Sept. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Lilly Pad

Richmond’s most vivacious swing band is gracing audiences with their jazzy doo-wops – against the sunset and along the James.

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Virginia and Her Railroads

Saturday, Sept. 4 at noon at Magnolia Grange House Museum

Railroad enthusiasts? Meet your match. Historian Arthur Taylor is coming to Magnolia Grange to indulge all of your train-related queries and more, featuring hot topics such as the Chesterfield Railroad; the Louisa Railroad; and – yes – even the Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad! As someone who worked for the Virginia Department of Transportation for 32 years, this is the guy you’re going to want to get your train facts from.

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Genworth Free Community Day at Lewis Ginter

Monday, Sept. 6 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

A lovely garden, an even more lovely admission fee.


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