Education & Engagement

RVA East End Festival 2017: The Gift of Arts and Music

May 5-6, 2017 | Chimborazo Park, 3200 East Broad St. Richmond, VA 23223btent

The RVA East End Festival: The Gift of Arts and Music will be an inclusive community celebration highlighting the diverse neighborhoods and unique quality of Richmond’s East End. Proceeds from the festival will be used to support and enhance music education in Richmond Public Schools East End.

Performances by the Richmond Symphony and many more will take place during the two-day neighborhood festival devoted to the arts. Other activities include a variety of performances by local artists and schools, a Kids Zone, food trucks, beer garden and vendor booths. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music! Festival admittance is free and open to the public.

Friday, May 5 • 5-9PM
Saturday, May 6 • 12-8PM



The RVA East End Festival 2017 in conjunction with the Richmond Symphony seeks to showcase talented artists, outstanding school programs and exceptional community groups during this 2-day festival. If you are interested in performing, please apply here.


Help support the RVA East End Festival in 2017 by making a donation here.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are a vital component to the success of the community festivals. From set-up to tear-down and everything in between there is a volunteer opportunity to fit your skill set!  If interested, please complete the volunteer form here.


To sign up as a vendor, please complete the sign-up form here.



Bon Secours       Richmond City