Fridays After 5

VMFA proudly announces Fridays After 5, presented by Chase. The one name says it all and includes VMFA’s popular Friday-night events:

First Fridays
Dance After Work
Taste of Art
Summer Breeze


Sep 4, 2020
First Fridays | Virtual

Brian McKnight Jr.
7–8 pm
free, no registration required

VMFA welcomes singer/songwriter Brian McKnight Jr. to our virtual First Fridays series. Following a brief virtual conversation with Robert Phanord, the R&B singer will reflect on his influences as he performs favorites and originals. See the stream on the VMFA YouTube Channel.


Sep 11, 2020
Taste of Art | Virtual

Wine Tasting Webinar
5:30–6 pm
Free; registration via Zoom required

Join Harry Tatian, Free Run Wine Merchants, and Celeste Fetta, VMFA’s Director of Education, for a discussion of Italian Wines from the Piedmont and Veneto regions. Pair these wines with a discussion of the work of artists Sol Le Witt and John Singer Sargent.

Wines available at VMFA 2Go:

Alessandro Veglio, La Morra, Barolo, Italy – Introducing one of the brightest new winemakers in Barolo. Based in the commune of La Morra, Alessandro Veglio crafts small amounts of Dolcetto, Barbera, and three delicious wines based on Nebbiolo.
Dolcetto d’Alba DOC 2018 $17

Azienda Le Fraghe, Veneto, Italy – Mathilde Poggi is a force, making lovely wine from her family’s organic estate in Bardolino (nestled between the Lake Garda to the west and the hills of Valpolicella to the east) since 1984, as well as serving as President of the Italian Federation of Independent Grape Growers.
Garganega IGT 2019 $17


Sep 18, 2020
Dance After Work | Virtual

Waltz & Hustle
7–7:30 pm
Free, registration optional

Pick up some new dance moves with VMFA and Fred Astaire Dance Studios. Tune in from wherever you are as we dance LIVE with you from the studio in Midlothian


Sep 25, 2020
Summer Breeze | Virtual

DJ Marc on the spin!
7–8:30 pm
Free, no registration required

Join us for a soulful vibe of free music and art every fourth Friday of the summer. Local DJ’s bring the party to you. Tune in, grab a cool drink, and let the weekend begin. Dancing encouraged! Watch on the VMFA YouTube Channel.


Oct 2, 2020
First Fridays | Virtual

Rosette
7–8 pm
Free, no registration required

Soothe the stress of the week away with the blended sounds of Rosette. From inside VMFA, performing in the Evan’s Court, the four women of this Richmond-area string quartet bring us an evening of relaxation as we settle into the fall months. See the stream on the VMFA YouTube Channel.


Oct 9, 2020
Taste of Art | Virtual

Wine Tasting Webinar
5:30–6 pm
Free; registration via Zoom will be required

Check back here for program information and registration details.


Oct 16, 2020
Dance After Work | Virtual

TBD
7–7:30 pm
Free, registration optional

Pick up some new dance moves with VMFA and Fred Astaire Dance Studios. Tune in from wherever you are as we dance LIVE with you from the studio in Midlothian.


Oct 23, 2020
Taste of Art | Virtual

Beer Tasting Webinar (Blue Mountain)
5:30–6 pm
Free; registration via Zoom will be required

Check back here for program information and registration details.