Calendar of Events

Equine Artistry Exhibit at RAAC

            For the first time, the Breeders' Cup is coming to the heart of the breeding industry and our beloved Bluegrass state where the very idea of the Breeders’ Cup was conceived. October 30 and 31, 2015 all eyes will be on Keeneland as the top thoroughbred horses from around the world descend on Lexington to determine who is the best of the best.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 9:00am

            The November meeting of the Richmond Area Arts Council’s Basket Guild will be the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 28, 9:00 am-3:00 pm at the Richmond Area Arts Center, 399 W. Water Street. The November basket is called the “Classy Iron” basket because it has an iron handle. The handle must be ordered and prepaid at the Richmond Area Arts Center by November 6 since it is handmade. The cost for the handle is $20.00. To order the handle or register for the class call 859-624-4242.

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 9:00am

The Westbrook Trio CD Release Party


            Enjoy a night of great music at The Westbrook Trio CD Release Party Tuesday, December 1, 2015 5:00-8:00pm. The Westbrook Trio will perform many of the original songs on their newly released CD entitled Post Modern Man. CDs will be for sale immediately following the performance for $10.00. The CD Release Party is sponsored by the Richmond Area Arts Council and was recorded in collaboration with the Eastern Kentucky University Recording Studio.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 5:00pm
Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 6:30pm

Breakfast With Santa


Save the date for the 5th annual Breakfast With Santa at the Richmond Area Arts Center  (RAAC). This year’s breakfast will be Saturday, December 5, 9:00 am -12:00 pm.  Admission is $8.00 with children 5 and under admitted FREE of charge with adult admission. This event has grown exponentially and is fast becoming a staple for the Richmond community.  RAAC is pleased that Meijer will once again serve as sponsor for this community event.

Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 9:00am

Season of Peace

Admission $5

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 7:00pm

Free Admission

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

At Shannon Johnson Elementary School

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 6:30pm
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 7:00pm