CELEBRATE PRIDE IN RVA
Experience Richmond's largest annual celebration of the LGBTQ community with a trip to experience some of the city's best destinations. On September 22, Pridefest brings a free family-friendly day of festivities, live entertainment, food, and more to the city's riverfront. With hundreds of welcoming restaurants, hotels, and attractions plus a month-long series of events, it's the perfect time to come wave your rainbow flag in Richmond.
Visit Richmond in style this Pridefest with an offer from the Hampton Inn. Book through this link by September 7 to guarantee a exclusive Pride rate of $149 for your stay September 21-23. The hotel is just few blocks from the festival and is the host of the pre-pride party on Friday night.
WHAT TO EAT
For a comprehensive list of dining options, click here. These are some of our favorite spots.
Provocative French/American cuisine in an equally entrancing space from James Beard Award nominated chef David Shannon.
A Richmond mainstay since 1989, Chez Foushee features French Quarter inspired fare with a full bar.
Southern meat-and-three in the heart of Richmond's arts district.
Southern small plates restaurant with a focus on local products located in the heart of Richmond's historic downtown shopping district.
POUR A PINT OF PRIDE
Steamy bartenders and a famous drag brunch in the heart of downtown.
Gay-owned and open 7 days a week year-round with popular Sunday karaoke.
A Carytown staple with drag queens, DJ, karaoke nights and backyard volleyball court.
Queer DJ collective and curator of Richmond nightlife events. Animal is a dance party for humans.