What’s Booming RVA: Wine and Chocolate and Other Classics
Christmas classics, a Kwanzaa celebration, and a little self indulgence
’Tis the season for traditions and for starting a few new annual rituals! Check out your choices in this week’s “What’s Booming RVA: Wine and Chocolate and Other Classics.”
Wine and Chocolate Flights
Dec. 22 to Dec. 24, James River Cellars, Glen Allen
The winery presents a special wine flight paired with four distinct chocolates each day during business hours. Wine and chocolate, together – what’s not to love? Treat yourself today!
Susan Greenbaum Band Holiday Show
Dec. 23, 8 p.m., at The Tin Pan, Richmond
One of Richmond’s long-time favorites, the big little musical performer, plays holiday favorites.
TinPanRVA.com and Eventbrite.com
“It’s a Wonderful Life”
Dec. 23 at 7 p.m.; Dec. 24 at 7 p.m.; and Dec. 25 at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Byrd Theatre, Richmond
Pack your tissues for the heartwarming holiday classic. The 1946 movie with Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed even scored as this month’s “Marketplace” movie. Several performances at the Byrd (noted on the Byrd website) include performances on the Mighty Wurlitzer – it doesn’t get more classic than that!
Fa La-La-La Feelings
Dec. 23, 7:30 p.m. at Coalition Theater, Richmond
Each Friday brings a new unscripted RomCom to the stage of this local improv and comedy venue. This week’s special holiday edition will inject a generous dose of fun, joy, and laughter to this year’s holiday celebrations.
A Kwanzaa Celebration
Dec. 27, 3 to 8 p.m. at Hardywood Richmond Pizza Kitchen & Taproom, Richmond
The Love Movement Event Series, the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia, and the Elegba Folklore Society share a kinara lighting, Kwanzaa-inspired fashion show, music, food, vendors, and more.
Check websites for more details, including prices, Covid policies, and registration requirements.
More of What’s Booming in Richmond besides wine and chocolate
Food and more fun to fill your plate
Boomer’s featured flavor of the week:
Lalo Macias, the force behind Lalo’s Cocina Bar & Grill