Richmond Magazine Events

Richmond magazine hosts a number of community events throughout the year. For more information on sponsorships and involvement, contact Beverly George at beverlyg [at] richmag [dot] com.

The Elbys

Annual awards that celebrate the Richmond region’s dining industry and those who support it

Attendance: 600

Month: April

Top Doctors

An invitation-only event that gathers the Richmond region’s top physicians and medical professionals

Attendance: 250

Month: May 28, 2019

Artful Wedding

A boutique, invitation-only bridal event for discerning grooms and brides at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Attendance: 200

Month:  August-October

Best and Worst 

An annual celebration of the area’s best in food, shopping, culture and more

Attendance: 300

Month: August

20th Pollak PrizesTheresa Pollak Prizes for Excellence in the Arts

The region’s only event that celebrates makers in all genres of the arts

Attendance: 250

Embellish 2016


A celebration of home design and entertaining

Attendance: 300

Month: November


Richmond magazine-sponsored events:

Shiver in the RiverShiver in the River

Participate in the Community Cleanup, the 5K Walk/Run, the James River Jump — or do all three. Support Keep Virginia Beautiful by taking part as an individual or form a team challenging your family, friends and co-workers. Music, beverages, food, heated tents and more. This is the Coolest Winter Festival in Richmond, and shows our love for Virginia!

Date: Feb. 23, 2019

Find Richmond magazine at these area events in 2019:

January: Richmond Wedding Experience

Feb. 23: Shiver in the River

March/April: The Elbys*

April/May: Top Docs*

May: Hanover Strawberry & Wine Festival

June: Broad Appetit

June: Brewer's Ball

June: Arthur Ashe Boulevard Dedication

July: Hanover Tomato Festival

July: Brookland Park Community Celebration

July/August: Best and Worst*

August: Le Diner en Blanc

August: Artful Wedding

August: Richmond Wedding Experience

September: The Brunch Market

September: 43rd Street Festival

September: VA Pride

September: RVA MakerFest

September: Richmond Veg Fest

October: Midlothian Food Festival

October: Richmond Home Show

October: Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival

November: The Brunch Market

November: Virginia Craft & Design Show

November-December: Bizarre Bazaar

December: The Brunch Market

December: Theresa Pollak Prizes for Excellence in the Arts*

*Richmond magazine-hosted events

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