Monika Jones

and

John Chapman

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Where to Stay

Our room block for the hotel is at Hampton Inn & Suites located at 700 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Hotels will be available on Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16th. Rooms are available on a first-come first-serve basis. The rate for a double queen or king suite is $179.00 per night plus tax. A parking garage is available on site at a rate of $15 per car, per night.

Reservations must be made by visiting: https://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/R/RICEMHX-WJC-20190315/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Amenities on-site include: free shuttle service in a 3- mile radius, full hotel breakfast each day, wi-fi in hotel rooms and in common areas, access to Kabana Rooftop Bar (
www.kabanarooftop.com), and Belle Southern food restaurant (www.bellerva.com).

Free Shuttle is available from 7am-9pm, located on the 2nd floor of the Homewood Suites Lobby (2nd floor, same building as Hampton Inn). Contact: 804.643.2900.

Hotel guests are not required to stay at this hotel.

Additionally, there are several Airbnb options available in the Downtown Richmond area. For more information, visit: https://www.airbnb.com/s/Richmond--VA
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Things to do in RVA

I'm thrilled to host our family and friends in RVA (Richmond)! I was born and raised outside of Richmond in Chesterfield - if feels good to be home. I've included a few things for our family and friends to check out. Be sure to take a look at the City Guide for additional recommendations. Items with an asterisk represent some of our favorites.

Shopping Bags
Short Pump Town Center* - https://www.shortpumptowncenter.com/
Stony Point Fashion Park - https://www.shopstonypoint.com/
Carytown (Several Shops & Boutiques) - https://www.carytownrva.com/

Pack Your Sneakers
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden - https://www.lewisginter.org/
Maymont Park* - https://maymont.org/
Kings Dominion (Amusement Park) - https://www.kingsdominion.com/

For the Culture
Black History Museum and Cultural Center - http://blackhistorymuseum.org/
Science Museum of Virginia - https://www.smv.org/
And of course our Venue! The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Soul Food
Croaker's Spot (Richmond Location) - https://www.croakersspot.com/
Mama J's Kitchen - http://mamajskitchen.com/
Hawk's Fish & BBQ* (carryout) - https://hawksfishandbbq.com/

Toast the Married Couple =D
Hardywood Park Craft Brewery* - https://hardywood.com/
Havana 59 Cuban Restaurant - http://havana59.net/
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants - https://chwinery.com/
Kabana Rooftop* - http://www.kabanarooftop.com/
Mona Lounge & Cigar Bar - https://monaloungecigarbar.com/




City Guide

Check out fun things to do during your visit.
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