Tickets in East Highland Park

25% Off Race-Day Package

Richmond

$400 $299

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Have your name plastered to a race car with sponsorship packages that include complimentary pit and garage passes

Richmond Funny Bone – Up to 81% Off Standup

Short Pump

$40 $15

Headlining comics seen on Comedy Central and Chelsea Lately Include Roy Wood Jr. and Greg Morton

Up to 56% Off at Mid-Atlantic Balloon Festival

The Meadow Event Park

$27.50 $15

More than 20 giant, colorful balloons launch at dawn and dusk as live music plays and guests sample wines and browse local crafts

Up to 49% Off Round of Golf

Augustine Golf Club

$79 $42

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Award-winning golf courses woven into the landscape's rivers and meadows take advantage of Virginia’s natural beauty

Potomac Nationals – 48% Off Baseball Game

G. Richard Pfitzner Stadium

$13.50 $7

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Aspiring stars of the Washington Nationals' Class-A affiliate battle the Carolina Mudcats in the first weekend home series of 2014

$10 to See Standup Comedy

Renaissance-Norfolk Waterfront

$20 $10

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Seasoned comedian Williams, featured on BET and Comedy Central, joins Tanzania-born club veteran Blaze for a night of uncensored standup

Mike Birbiglia — Up to 54% Off Standup

Chrysler Hall

$47.65 $22

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Friendly, honest, self-deprecating comic known for his storytelling style of comedy lights the stage with anecdotes

Wiz Khalifa and Tyga – Up to 55% Off

Jiffy Lube Live

$44 $20

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Grammy-nominated emcee behind the hits “Black and Yellow” and “Young, Wild & Free” takes the mic alongside Young Jeezy, Tyga & more

Bad Company & Lynyrd Skynyrd – Up to 42% Off

Jiffy Lube Live

$33 $19

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Southern-rock legends behind “Sweet Home Alabama” join British ’70s giants of “Feel Like Makin’ Love” fame for evening of classic-rock hits

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In 2009, The New York Times named The Camel Richmond's "premier venue" for "up-and-coming Southern rock and bluegrass bands, acoustic singer-songwriters, and jazz and funk musicians." So far, nothing's changed: The Camel still hosts local and nationally touring acts such as Ben Kweller and James McCartney, who, unlike his father, has never toured with a band named after icky bugs. But even though it's lauded for providing live music seven nights a week, The Camel makes a space for all art, including occasional film screenings.

Like its entertainment lineup, The Camel's cuisine is an eclectic mix of American flavors. The culinary team, lead by executive chef Xavier Beverly, whips up gourmet vegan risottos, grills fresh seafood, and tops flatbreads with spinach, mushrooms, and hummus. But they also keep things casual with finger foods such as the popular sausage stars and housemade beef burgers crowned with horseradish mayo. Served until 2 a.m. nightly, each dish can be paired with local or craft beers, which fill the 28 taps lining The Camel's exposed brick wall.

The Camel is open for lunch Monday through Saturday, and brunch on Sunday.

1621 W Broad St
Richmond,
VA
US

One of the Science Museum of Virginia’s current exhibits includes a few basketball players—just don’t expect LeBron James or Kobe Bryant. These basketball players are two rats, playing a live one-on-one game to demonstrate operant and classical conditioning. Throughout the three-story museum, more hands-on examples of science await at five permanent exhibits. Inspect a rock from the moon, explore a life-size space capsule, and generate energy by pedaling a stationary bike. Kids can even build their own playground with materials such as mats and foam blocks.

Inside the IMAX Dome, a screen 10 times the size of a typical 35 mm screen shows a wide range of educational films. Outside the museum, plants in the BayScapes Garden thrive without pesticide, fertilizer, or the encouragement of a motivational speaker, and an onsite greenhouse offers free planting areas for visitors to contribute greenery and learn about sustainable farming.

2500 W Broad St
Richmond,
VA
US

Simply Ballroom’s resident instructors utilize their experience navigating dance floors to bolster students’ body movements in drop-in group classes and private lessons for all ages and skill levels. Students can initiate a new dance career or refine familiar steps alongside like-footed individuals through focused tutelage in Viennese waltz, West Coast swing, foxtrot, and a mélange of Latin styles. During group lessons, students grasp their favorite partner or nimblest coat rack to glean the basic step counts and intricate maneuvers of the chosen discipline as instructors provide helpful correction and encouragement. On Sundays, practice parties lend ballroom pupils the chance to showcase newly learned steps in a public setting while enjoying the camaraderie of other students, outside dancers, and overzealous Broadway casts escaping public-disturbance charges.

3549 Courthouse Rd
North Chesterfield,
VA
US

Located in the historic Shockoe Bottom district, longtime venue Hat Factory plays host to an extensive variety of live entertainment. For 13 days in October, the club morphs into Fear Factory, a ghoulishly gleeful haunted house spotlighting themed events every night. Scare-seekers may glimpse the spirit of clown Thurman "Laughing Man" Ray, whose undeadness adds a chilling layer to a seemingly innocent profession. The eerie extravaganza commences on Tuesday, October 19 with a special Halloween edition of the club's popular RVAlution with Dave Nada, a study in social interaction co-chaired by live performers and professional DJs. The Massacre-ade Ball on Saturday, October 30 provides the perfect excuse to wear that plainclothes police officer costume you've been storing all these years. The visually inclined can experience the spine-tingling Fear Factory teaser video here.

140 Virginia St
Richmond,
VA
US

Disney's Daytime Emmy Award–winning Imagination Movers will perform their In a Big Warehouse concert in the grand interior of the Lisner Auditorium, playing their most popular songs and bringing the magic of their eponymous TV series to life. The popular New Orleans–based rock band bridges all generation gaps with fun and educational songs chock-full of memorable melodies and bounding rhythms that adults love as much as kids, fueling long van drives and kindergarten karaoke. With an extravagant set and ecstatic energy, the Imagination Movers give a performance that gets audiences dancing, clapping, and singing along, with guest appearances from Playhouse Disney favorites Choo Choo Soul, Nina, and Warehouse Mouse.

6 North Laurel Street
Richmond,
VA
US

The Richmond Spiders hail out of the Atlantic 10 Conference as an NCAA Division I Men's Basketball team. After finishing ranked 24th in the nation last year, the enigmatic Spiders are primed for another successful season with 14 of 16 players returning. Backed by top cop scorers Kevin Anderson and Justin Harper, this year's squad of hard-court ballers will head into the Robins Center under the textbook guidance of coach Chris Mooney's. The ticket is valid for the best available seat in the premium section, which is located along the lower-level center and side court.

238 Boatwright Drive
Richmond,
VA
US