Monday, June 24, 2019

Lifestyle

‘Taste of Richmond’ packs Riggers Loft

By Kathy Chouteau The third annual "Taste of Richmond" event brought 750 ticket holders to Riggers Loft on Saturday. Hosted by the City of Richmond’s Economic Development Commission, the festivities welcomed people to sample the offerings...
Over 20 businesses to take part in 2nd Annual Taste of Richmond

3rd Annual Taste of Richmond set for Saturday

It's going to be an incredibly tasty Saturday in Richmond. The community is invited to the 3rd Annual Taste of Richmond, a showcase of some of the best foods and beverages from Richmond restaurants, caterers,...
Richmond art studio preps for major East Bay event

Linda Ruiz-Lozito’s Richmond studio the home of Wildcat Art

By Mike Kinney Next month, East Bay Open Studios will return bringing free, self-guided tours of artist studios to over 12 cities in Contra Costa and Alameda counties. Among the hundreds of artists involved, expect Richmond's...

San Pablo Restaurant Week extended to May 19

If you did not have enough time to try all ten restaurants on the list, fear not! San Pablo Restaurant Week has now been extended to this Sunday, May 19. Restaurant Week allows you to...

Interactive art exhibit features invented musical instruments

It's like a smaller Exploratorium, right here in Richmond. A fascinating new indoor and outdoor art exhibit featuring live performances is coming to Bridge Storage and ARTSpace starting Friday, May 10 through the end of...
Festival of Flowers to honor moms at North Richmond Farm

Festival of Flowers to honor moms at North Richmond Farm

Urban Tilth is holding its first annual Festival of Flowers at the North Richmond Farm in honor of mothers. The free, family-friendly event will occur this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the...
3 East Bay taco trucks compete in cook off

3 East Bay taco trucks compete in cook off

By Zach Chouteau Richmond’s East Brother Beer Co. was at its best and busiest on Sunday, May 5, when hundreds of revelers packed its Canal Boulevard taproom for a lively Cinco de Mayo shindig. Drawn by...
Another epic 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo Festival

Another epic 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo Festival

Could it have been the best attended Cinco de Mayo Festival to date? We don't yet know for sure, but the large crowds early and by afternoon an endless sea of people could be...
New Soul Café delivers on southern flavors

New Soul Café delivers on southern flavors

Kathy Chouteau When it comes to fresh soul food, Richmond’s New Soul Café serves up five star, finger-licking southern delights with a friendly smile. The Rich Life stopped by the Carlson Blvd. café on a recent...

Outsiders Car Club upholds Cinco de Mayo fest tradition

They are a highly anticipated, highly visible attraction at the Cinco de Mayo Festival on 23rd Street. They are the stunning, classic cars lined up in the parking lot of a mini-shopping center at...

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