What’s Booming: Mother’s Day Music and More

By Annie Tobey | May 5th, 2022

Tributes to classic musicians, history, and Mom


Bikers of all ages along the Virginia Capital Trail. Our top picks will have you rocking under the stars, walking through history, and biking along one capital trail. All in this week’s What’s Booming: Mother’s Day Music and More. Image

Our top picks will have you rocking under the stars, walking through history, and biking along one capital trail. All in this week’s What’s Booming: Mother’s Day Music and More.


Concert Under the Stars

Friday, May 6, 6 p.m. at Maymont, Richmond

Maymont presents two bands for its summer kickoff concert: the Yacht Rock band, Three Sheets to the Wind, and a Tom Petty tribute band, Full Moon Fever.

Maymont.org

Cap2Cap 2022

Friday and Saturday, May 6-7, along the Capital Trail, Richmond to Jamestown

Lots of biking options, including a fun ride, virtual ride, century ride, and more, with course support and Party Zones. All to support the Virginia Capital Trail.

VirginiaCapitalTrail.org

Origin Stories: Court End Walking Tour

Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m. at The Valentine, Richmond

Wander one of Richmond’s oldest neighborhoods, an affluent area that grew from its proximity to the new Virginia State Capitol in the early 19th century, hearing tales of the neighbors and the architecture.

TheValentine.org

Mother’s Day Concert with the Richmond Concert Band

Sunday, May 8, 6 p.m. at Agecroft Hall, Richmond

Bring your blankets or chairs, pack a picnic and enjoy great Mother’s Day music and food with family in the gardens of the historic Tudor manor house, Agecroft Hall.

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A Tribute to Marvin Gaye and Teddy Pendergrass

Sunday, May 8, 7 p.m. at The Tin Pan, Richmond

Andre Jackson and Jon Bibbs bring the classic R&B and soul artists to the Richmond stage for a Mother’s Day music R&B jam.

TinPanRVA.com

J. Pavone String Trio

Wednesday, May 11, 7:30 p.m. at Firehouse Theatre, Richmond

The J. Pavone String Trio has performed at the Graham Foundation in Chicago, NYC Winter Jazzfest, Firehouse12 in New Haven, Roulette and ISSUE Project Room in Brooklyn, and The Rotunda in Philadelphia. And now, right here in good ol’ RVA.

Eventbrite.com

Check with individual venues for COVID-19 policies.


More of What’s Booming in Richmond besides Mother’s Day music

Food and more fun to fill your plate

Boomer’s featured food of the week:

Find the Southern delicacy, pimento cheese, at these RVA restaurants and markets

And our weekly What’s Booming newsletter of events …

Click here for lots more events to throw on your calendar

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