What’s Booming: Dinosaurs and Daffodils

By Steve Cook | April 21st, 2022

The beauty of spring and the nostalgia of the Stones – and dinosaurs – and more

Picture from Jurassic Quest, with a child

Dinosaurs and daffodils, plus Legends on Grace and a Jagger-ish performance in Richmond’s West End. And a popular craft beer festival returns to Williamsburg. In this week’s edition of What’s Booming: Dinosaurs and Daffodils.

Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones Tribute Show

Thursday, April 21 at 8 p.m. at the Tin Pan, Richmond

This highly acclaimed production showcases the most authentic cast and costuming of its kind. The likes of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and cast bring a colorful performance to over 50 years of classic hits.


Jurassic Quest

Friday, April 22 through Sunday, April 24 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond

The world’s largest dinosaur experience is stomping into downtown Richmond. It’s an interactive adventure where guests meet dinos and prehistoric sea creatures.


Historic Garden Week

Saturday, April 23 through Sunday, April 30, throughout Virginia

Discover the beauty of Virginia gardens at spring peak as you tour inspired private landscapes, public gardens, and historic sites around town and across the state.


Legends on Grace – Nightcaps & Stories Series

Saturday, April 23 at 8 p.m. at the Dominion Energy Center, Richmond

Virginia natives Andrew Alli and Josh Small bring their unique harmonica and reso-guitar and banjo playing talent to the stage. They also chat with host Stephen Lecky, for fun and informative conversations.


Williamsburg Craft Beer Festival

Sunday, April 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. on the lawn at The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg

After a two year- hiatus, it’s back! What is it? It’s a day of craft beer, local food, and live music and did we mention craft beer?


Check with individual venues for COVID-19 policies.

More of What’s Booming in Richmond besides dinosaurs and daffodils

Food and more fun to fill your plate

Boomer’s featured restaurant of the week:

Satisfying taste buds and memories at Eat 33

And …

Lots more events to throw on your calendar

Feast at the Fall Line Kitchen & Bar

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