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2nd Street Festival in Jackson Ward

Saturday, Oct. 5, and Sunday, Oct. 6

Come celebrate historic Jackson Ward with thousands of others at this free event produced by Venture Richmond featuring family fun, food and performers. Among the artists on four stages are: DJ Lonnie B, the Virginia Union University Gospel Choir, Philip “Doc” Martin and Nathan Mitchell, Ephesus Drumline, Sharon Rae North and co-headliners, the go-go and funk vets E.U. on Saturday. The local Legacy Band performs Sunday. Runs Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m.