What’s Booming RVA: UnHappy Hour and a Happy Day
Ghost eater and park day and bunches between
Toast Edgar Allen Poe and Ghost Eaters. Find out why beer has been The Answer for more than eight years. Take in an all-ages Victorian-style Oktoberfest. Support RPS music and arts ALL. DAY. LONG. And provide therapy for an age-old therapist: Mother Nature. All in this week’s What’s Booming RVA: UnHappy Hour to Nature Therapy.
UnHappy Hour: Poe-Stock
Sept. 22, 6 p.m. at the Poem Museum, Richmond
A far-out night of live music, libations, and after-hours access to the groovy literary museum. Includes author Clay McLeod Chapman reading from his new book, Ghost Eaters.
Sept. 23-24 at Maymont, Richmond
Beer, brats, yard games, German fare, a kids’ zone, and live entertainment in the European-style setting of Maymont’s historic Carriage House Lawn.
The Answer’s 8th Anniversary
Sept. 23 to 25 at The Answer Brewpub, Richmond
Celebrate throughout the weekend with plenty of beers and beer collaborations, multiple meads, and lots of food trucks – with outdoor tents to ensure plenty of space.
RVA East End Festival
Sept. 24, noon to 9 p.m. at Henry L. Marsh III Elementary School, Richmond
Support music and arts programs for Richmond Public Schools in the East End while enjoying performances by local musicians – from Richmond Symphony to talented youth musicians, dancers, and visual artists, plus art, food and more.
Giving Back Together at National Public Lands Day
Sept. 24, at Virginia State Parks throughout the commonwealth
Get free parking at Virginia State Parks and take part in special events, from adventure to environmental cleanup. The day is also Bike Your Park Day, and visitors are encouraged to take their bikes to Virginia State Parks.
Check with individual venues for COVID-19 policies.
More of What’s Booming in Richmond besides UnHappy Hour and a happy day in the woods
Food and more fun to fill your plate
Boomer’s featured restaurant of the week:
Butter chicken, naan, a buffet, and more Indian and Pakistani cuisine to excite your palate, at Noorani Kabab House in Richmond