Rocketts Red Glare is your first chance of the year to see stuff blown up legally. Happening on Sunday, May 26. Music starts at 5:30 with Mike Banks and Chris Norred followed by Kings of Swing at 6;30 and the fireworks about 2 1/2 hours later. There will be food trucks, wine and beer. Picnics are [...]
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At least according to Style Weekly; Bad weather has slowed but not stopped the city’s only floating restaurant, Flatheads, from opening later this month. The former trawler, now named Celebration, is docked near Rockett’s Landing at the Intermediate Terminal. It won’t move during service but is moored near a party zone with outdoor seating, fire [...]
The Mallory was the cursed restaurant boat project of Poe’s owner Mike and Jennifer Britt. Style Weekly has the report of a new owner, new name and hopefully an end to ill winds.
Rockett’s Red Glare is Sunday 5/27 – Colin Healy plays at 5:30, Kings of Swing start up at 6:30 and continue on through while the fireworks go off. Fireworks are expected to start at 9 p.m. Full Poster below.
Credit to Richmond.com for alerting me to the Wakeboarding event being held at Rocketts Landing. The USA Wakeboard competition — dubbed “Rocketts Big Air” — features up to 10 of the region’s top pro- and semi-pro wakeboarders showing off their wave-riding skills.
From the Rocketts Landing website; On Saturday, April 7th 2012, the VCU Crew Club will host the 4th Annual Collegiate Regatta at Rocketts Landing. Rowers from universities across the region will take to the waters from 10am – 2pm. This electrifying event is free and open to the public. Of course, you’ll want to arrive at Rocketts [...]
Richmond BizSense.com has all the details on the expansion. WVS Companies, developers of the large riverfront complex that straddles Henrico County and the city line, is starting construction this summer on four townhomes and an apartment building with 150 units. WVS has built restaurants at the development, but this summer’s estimated $20 million project will [...]
I haven’t been to M Bistro so I can’t throw in my two cents. The full article, and a taste of what is said. Michael Hall has been around, and he’s been in this plot before. The Bull and Bear Club, None Such Place, the Vine, the Dining Room at the Berkeley — they give [...]
From Richmond BizSense.com; The mixed-use project along the James River is planning to build a commercial building next to the Boathouse Restaurant that will have about 20,000 square feet dedicated to restaurants. “We have three restaurants now open that are doing extremely well, so demand is obviously really high,” said Robert Hensley, vice president of [...]
Rocketts Landing is planning to build 9 riverfront homes, starting at $925K that will offer, “A new and unique opportunity for ultra-luxury living.” The Riverbank Terraces will give you 3,240 to 4,495 square feet inside, 2-car garages and as much as 1,240 square feet of rooftop deck and porches. I would buy one but no [...]
Over 3,000 showed up to watch the boats race with the top prize going to a team from Charleston, South Carolina.