Due to COVID-19, all festival information may not be up to date. However, we are maintaining a comprehensive list of festival cancellations here.
As one of the oldest cities in America, Richmond is known primarily for its magnificent architecture, world-renowed museums, cobblestone streets and rich history. However, the festivals in Richmond - or, if you're a local, RVA - are some of the greatest festivals in Virginia! Of all the things to do in Richmond, one of the most notable events (and free events!) is the Richmond Folk Festival. Every Fall, over 200,000 revelers from across the country fill the festival grounds to enjoy three days of live music, folk art and delicious ethnic foods. Whether you're a Virginia local or just passing through, this handy dandy festival calendar will help you discover your next adventure. Are we missing some of your favorite Richmond festivals? Let us know so we can add them to the list!