RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The Richmond Night Market (RNM) returns to the 17th Street Market with its in-person origins once again this Saturday.
The market is specifically aimed at showcasing independent artists and curating unique items. It will feature over 30 vendors and Grammy-nominated rapper Mad Skillz will DJ the event. More featured programming includes a musical performance by jazz band Chan Hall and Makerspace visual artist Justice Dwight.
RNM will also feature an interactive experience provided by the Prickly Succulent in which attendees will have the opportunity to plant their own rare succulents.
“We look forward to the return of the Richmond Night Market to 17th Street Market to help grow the downtown arts and culture scene and continue to provide a platform for commerce for our small business and community. artisanal,” says Adrienne Cole Johnson, Co-founder of the Richmond Night Market.
In 2020, Richmond Night Market was awarded Attraction Partner of the Year by Richmond Region Tourism based on its ability to transition to a virtual experience and gain national exposure at the Richmond Market.
Tonight’s market begins Saturday, April 9 from 5-9 p.m. at 100 N 17th St. It’s free and open to the public.
The market will be open on the second Saturday of the month, with an exchange group of vendors, artists and musicians.
For more information, visit the Richmond Night Market website.
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