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!
Highland Springs United Methodist Church, 22 N. Holly Ave., will hold a Yard/Bake Sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will support the missions of HSUMC.
Harvie Elementary School PTA will host its Spring Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be local school-sponsored entertainment from Harvie, Highland Springs High School and Henrico High School, Zumba exercise sessions, face painting, vendors, food and more. Proceeds benefit Harvie PTA’s Playground Expansion Project. Harvie ES is located at 3401 Harvie Rd. For details, visit www.facebook.com/teamharviepta.
Walk MS, an annual charity walk for multiple sclerosis, will start at 10 a.m. in Innsbrook, 4200 Innslake Dr. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. The walk started in 1988 and to date has raised more than $920 million to drive groundbreaking research, provide life-changing programs and guarantee a supportive community for those who need it most. For details, visit http://tinyurl.com/zbrodam.
The third annual Movin’ & Shakin’ 5K, to benefit the VCU Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center, will start at 9 a.m. in Innsbrook, 4901 Lake Brook Dr. The course, with 5K and 1K options, is a flat road course winding through Innsbrook Office Park. All race participants will receive a commemorative race t-shirt. To register, visit http://tinyurl.com/movin-shakin2016.
Lakeside Avenue will present the bike festival Pedal & Gears starting at 9:30 a.m. The event will begin with a free family-friendly bike ride hosted by Bike Walk Northside. Riders should gather at 9 a.m. in front of the businesses on MacArthur Avenue in the Bellevue neighborhood. The ride is approximately 2.5 miles, traveling through Bryan Park and ultimately ending at the heart of the festival activities at the Lakeside Farmer's Market. In addition to live music, food and area shop specials, there will also be events by Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, I AM RVA, Sports Backers, Henrico County and more. Rain or shine. For details, visit http://tinyurl.com/pedal-gears2016.
The Henrico County and Chesterfield County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) organizations will hold the seventh annual Superhero Run to support local programs for abused and neglected children. The event, which includes a 5K, a Kids’ Fun Run and a post-race fair, will be held at St. Joseph’s Villa. All participants are encouraged to run in the costume of a favorite superhero character. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes and top finishers. Activities will begin with the Kids’ Fun Run at 9 a.m., followed by the 5K race at 9:30 a.m. and a post-race fair. To register, visit www.casarun.com.
The Weinstein JCC, in partnership with the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities, will present “Martin: His Life, His Love, His Legacy” at 3 p.m. The production, which was written by Richmonder Valerie Davis, explores the “real” life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., while also spotlighting the Jewish connection to the civil rights movement. A panel discussion follows the performance, moderated by VCIC President and CEO Jonathan Zur. Tickets are $15 for non-members and $10 for members. To purchase tickets, call 285-6500 or visit www.weinsteinjcc.org.
Confederate Hills Recreation Center will present Thomas the Train Day from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Be the conductor and ride the Fun Time Train, enjoy train races on the lawn and train crafts. Ages 2-6. Admission is free. For details, call 501-5135 or visit www.henrico.us/rec.
Music without Walls, an intimate outdoor concert series, will feature the John Winn Quartet at Belmont Recreation Center, 1600 Hilliard Rd, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Admission is free. For details, call 652-1401 or visit www.henrico.us/rec.
Shady Grove United Methodist Church will present “Simple Gifts,” sacred and secular selections with pianist Sylvia Cooper, at 3 p.m. The afternoon concert and sing-a-long fully benefits The Center for Creative Arts Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children and students. Donations appreciated. For tickets, call 360-2687 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.