Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Lifestyle

Newest ‘Chopped’ champion to open BBQ pop-up at Shops at Hilltop

Oakland chef and restaurateur Rashad Armstead, who last week was crowned the Food Network’s newest Chopped Champion, is set to open a pop-up BBQ shop at the The Shops at Hilltop in Richmond starting...

Restored wig wags prompt Point Richmond festival Sunday

A festival in Point Richmond this Sunday will celebrate the restoration and reactivation of two historic wig wags at the BNSF Railway crossing on Railroad Avenue. The free festival will occur from 1 p.m. to...

Nunez Tattoo’s art & music fest set for Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau Sketch this one into your smartphone for a good time Saturday! Nunez Tattoo, a tattoo and piecing business located at 12724-12718 San Pablo Ave. in Richmond, is marking its 18th anniversary. To celebrate, the...

Richmond parties downtown

By Mike Kinney Hundreds of community members came out for the lively Music on the Main concert in downtown Richmond on Wednesday, the first of two free concerts as part of the 18th annual summer...

Music on the Main to enliven Richmond’s downtown Wednesday

The first of two free-admission summer concerts in downtown Richmond takes place Wednesday, July 24, with Richmond's own Zydeco King Andre Thierry and Soul and R&B band BeauFunk with Michael Jeffries taking the stage. The...

Made in Richmond: local fashion gurus exhibit T-shirt designs

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s best fashion design talent was on full display Saturday, when the T-Shirt Con Fashion Show took over Bridge Storage and Art Space’s film space on Maine Avenue and transformed it into...

Lucky Lloyd to perform at North Richmond Music Fest

The 10th Annual North Richmond Music Festival is set to once again enliven the historic Shields Reid Park with a healthy lineup of live music and activities for the whole family on Saturday, July...

T-Shirt Con Fashion Show coming to Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau What boasts a throng of talented local fashion designers, models of all ages and backgrounds, a Reggae-lovin’ DJ and the hottest made-in-Richmond T-shirts you’re ever going to witness in one place? It’s...
3 new exhibitions coming to Richmond Art Center this month

Richmond Art Center invites submissions of graphic art and illustration

Want your works to be exhibited at the storied 83-year-old Richmond Art Center? The art center at 2540 Barrett Ave. has an open call for graphic art and illustration until the deadline of Aug. 8. The works...
Little Louie's to host pop-up art show and sale

Little Louie’s to host pop-up art show and sale

Little Louie's Restaurant at 49 Washington Ave. in Point Richmond makes sandwiches that are works of art. So it make sense that it would also host an art show. On Saturday, July 27, the Art on...

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