Check Out The Richmond Jazz and Music Festival and Melba Moore This Weekend

There are some great events going on this weekend to enjoy in the DMV

Weekend Haps


  • The Richmond Jazz and Music Festival is this weekend at Maymont Park. Featuring Jill Scott, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Stanley Clarke, Ro James, Bobby Caldwell and many more.  For ticket and schedule information go here:


  • City Winery presents The Backyard Band Saturday night.Doors open at 10 and the show kicks off at 11:30pm.


  • Melba Moore is at Blues Alley through Sunday for two shows each night, 8pm and 10pm.


  • The Community Kinship Coalition is hosting it’s 25thAnnual Hoops 4 Peace Anti-Violence Youth Summit, this Saturday at the Seat Pleasant Activity Center. The event is from 9-5pm.  More information here:


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