View Current Special Offers from Henrico Businesses!Click the current day of the week to view today's Featured Daily offers
This weekend’s top picks in and around Henrico!
The Rock & Roll Jubilee will take place at 7 p.m. Feb. 27-28 and 2 p.m. March 1 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, 2880 Mountain Rd. Journey back to 1958 and be a part of the studio audience for the live broadcast on fictitious WJKS radio, as it channels the spirits of the founding fathers of rock n' roll into a great evening of music. Enjoy songs from Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers, Ricky Nelson and more. Tickets are $27. For details, call 261-ARTS or visit www.artsglenallen.com.
Tuckahoe Library, 1901 Starling Dr., will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 27-28. There will be a huge variety of books at bargain prices. Children’s books will be sold on Saturday only. Sales benefit Friends of the Tuckahoe Library. For details, call 290-9100 or visit www.henricolibrary.org.
HATTheatre, 1124 Westbriar Dr., will present “The Whale” Feb. 27 to March 8. The play tells the story of Charlie, who, driven by grief to a state of morbid obesity, and with his health failing, makes one last desperate attempt to reconnect with his long estranged daughter. Part of the Acts of Faith Festival. A talkback discussion will follow the March 1 performance. Tickets are $15 to $28. For details, call 343-6364 or visit www.hattheatre.org.
Southern Season, 2250 Staples Mill Rd., will present its weekly program “Fridays Uncorked” with wines from Spain. Try wines from places such as Murica, Valencia, Jumilla, Utiel_Requena and Alicante. You'll also explore a selection of wines from Jerez in Andalucia. Tickets are $15. Stop by any time from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. For details, visit www.southernseason.com.
The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond will stream National Theatre Live’s “Treasure Island” at 3 p.m. in Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music. Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery. NT Live brings the best of British theatre direct from the stages of London to movie theatres around the world. Tickets are $7 to $14. For details, call 289-8980 or visit www.modlin.richmond.edu.
The 12th annual Richmond Kids Expo will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Richmond Raceway Complex. Parents can shop and learn about products and services offered at exhibitors' booths while spending the day with their children in a safe indoor environment. Admission is $7 for adults, $3 for kids 2-12 and free for children younger than two. For details, visit www.richmondkidsexpo.com.
The Richmond Youth Peace Project will present its annual Youth Educoncert, Generation Dream 2015, at 2 p.m. at the Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Rd. Talented young performers from throughout metro Richmond will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as they explore themes of community justice and nonviolence through music, dance and spoken word poetry. Admission is free and open to the public. For details, visit www.rpec.org.
Armour House and Gardens will host a Ladies Night Out from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Indulge in a manicure, quick-sew an infinity scarf, or socialize playing board or card games. Light refreshments will be served. Cost is $7.50. For details, email email@example.com.
Armour House and Gardens will present “Plant Hunters: Virginia’s Botanical Adventurers” from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Throughout time, explorers have traveled through Virginia collecting plant samples and garden specimens. Find out about these intrepid explorers and learn how to make a simple plant press so that you can start a herbarium with plants from your own backyard. Cost is $6. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Broad Village will awaken to the sound of chain saws and crackling fire pits as FIRE AND ICE comes to the Village from noon to 4 p.m. The event showcases the beauty of the season as a professional ice sculptor creates on-site displays of a polar bear, igloo and the WBV logo along the pedestrian park on the property’s north end. Fire pits will be located along the strolling park. The afternoon also will include merchants and vendors showcasing a variety of wares. The event is free and open to the public. West Broad Village is located at 3950 Wild Goose Lane, Glen Allen.