Alley Katz 10 Walnut Alley, 643-2816. Fri and Sat: Mistress Juliya, 8 p.m.-midnight, $8-$10. Sun: Mean Dean, Inner City Surfers, Switched On, Steel Shot, Cost of Burden, Daniel Tomlinson, 6-10 p.m., $7.
Andy's Restaurant 412 England St., 752-2990. Fri: Union Pacific Band, 9 p.m., $3.
Ashland Coffee and Tea 100 N. Railroad Ave., 789-1702. Fri: the Rock and Roll Review with Craig Evans, Brad Tucker, George Garrett, Jim Wark, and Brian Sulser playing the music of Elvis, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison and others, 8 p.m., $10-$15.
CafAc Diem 600 N. Sheppard St. 353-2500. Wed: Justin Trawick, 9 p.m. Thurs: Chez Roue, 9 p.m. Fri: the Recliners, 9 p.m. Sun: Steve Leonard, 6-9 p.m. Tues: DJ Williams Projekt, 9:30 p.m.
The Camel CafAc 1621 W. Broad St., 353-4901. Wed: Color Kittens, the Stolen Minks, 8 p.m. Thurs: the Milkstains, Bad Noise, Mr. W, 8 p.m. Fri: Ilad, No BS Brass Band, 8 p.m., $5. Sat: Mike Koehler and the 45s, the Atkinsons, 9 p.m. $5. Sun: R.I.S.E., Your 33 Black Angels, 8 p.m., $4. Mon: Superglyder, Terminal Renaldo, Searching For Timothy, 8 p.m., $5. Tues: Brian Jones Quartet featuring John D'earth, 8 p.m., $5.
The Canal Club 1545 E. Cary St. 643-2582. Wed: Bleeding Through, the Acacia Stain, Impending Doom, Moshe Dayan, 6 p.m., $14-$16. the Official Disco Biscuits after party featuring M80 Dubstation and Sonkin, 11 p.m., $20. Fri: Hoots and Hellmouth, the Hotdamns, Cannery Row, 8 p.m., $10. Sat: Unknown Hinson, Gorgeous, 9 p.m., $14-$17. Sun: Lydia, Black Gold, All the Day Holiday, Louisiana Territory, We Know, Plato!, 6:30-10 p.m., $10.
Capital Ale House 623 E. Main St. 780-2537. Fri: Mike Westcott and Blues on Board, 5 p.m., free. Sat: Buckwheat Zydeco, 8 p.m., $20. Tues: VCU Jazz Masters, 6 p.m., $10.
Cary Street CafAc 2631 W. Cary St., 353-7445. Wed: 29th Division, 10 p.m., $5. Fri: the Lost Satellites, 10 p.m., $5. Tues: Co-Pilot, 10 p.m., $5.
Emilio's Tapas Bar 1847 W. Broad St., 359-1224. Thurs: Tele-Phonic (jazz), 7-9 p.m., free. Fri: Scoven, Beard and Cruse, 7:30-9:30 p.m., free. Sat: Tele-Phonic Quartet, 7-9:30 p.m., free. Sun: Scoven, Beard and Cruse, 7-9:30 p.m., free.
Funny Bone 11800 W. Broad St., 521-8900. Fri-Sat: Eddie Griffin, 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., $25.
Globehopper Coffeehouse and Lounge 2100 E. Main St. 523-8083. Thurs: Jason Jenkins, 8-10 p.m., free.
Grandpa Eddie's Alabama Ribs and BBQ 11129 Three Chopt Road, 270-7427. Fri: Guitar Brothers (classic rock), 8:30 p.m., free. Sat: the Silverbacks (rock and blues), 8:30 p.m., free.
The Grapevine II 11055 Three Chopt Road. 440-9100. Tues: Big Pop and the Doo-Wops, 7 p.m., free.
Home Team Grill 1630 W. Main St., 254-7360. Fri: Bart Chucker Band (rock), John Walker, 9 p.m., free.
In Your Ear 1813 E. Broad St., 344-5623. Thurs: Tony Furtado, 6:30 p.m., $15-$20.
Ipanema CafAc 917 W. Grace St., 213-0190. Thurs: Capoeira Resistencia, 10 p.m., free.
The National 708 E. Broad St., 612-1900. Fri: Mudvayne, In This Moment, Nonpoint, 7 p.m., $28-$30. Sat: Farm Vegas, Palominos, Exebelle and the Rusted Cavalcade, Buff Shaggy, 7 p.m., $10-$13. Mon: Flogging Molly, the Aggrolites, Dub Trio, 7 p.m., $24-$25.
Paradise 11389 Nuckols Road, 249-2000. Fri: Wrenn Mangum, 9 p.m., free.
Plaza Bowl 521 E. Southside Plaza, 233-8799. Fri: Jesse Lege, Joel Savoy and Bayou Brew, 8 p.m., $8-$10.
Positive Vibe CafAc 2825 Hathaway Road, 560-9622. Sat: Carol Covell Trio, 6-8 p.m., free.
Pour House 3438 Pump Road, 364-9083. Wed: At the Stars, Park Ranger, Parms, 9 p.m., $5. Sat: Culdera, 9:30 p.m., $3.
Sharky's Bar and Billiard 4032 Cox Road, 273-1888. Wed: the Wrest, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., free. Fri: the Wrest, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., free. Sat: Pat O'Brien, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., free.
SinAc Irish Pub 1327 E. Cary St., 649-7767. Sat: Bungalo 6, 9 p.m., free.
Sportsman Restaurant 3306 Williamsburg Road, 236-1911. Fri and Sat: Loose Gravel, 8 p.m.
Taphouse Grill 1212 E. Cary St. 644-3018. Fri: Cy Taggart, 10 p.m., free. Sat: the Joe Sarver Russ Hanchin Jazz Duo, 10 p.m., free.
Thanky Space 407 Brook Road, 814-3585. Sun: Dark Dark Dark, 7-10 p.m., $5.
Toad's Place 140 Virginia St., 648-8623. Wed: Hoobastank, 8 p.m., $15-$17. Thurs: Exceptional Kids Benefit featuring Honor By August, Juniper Lane, Against Grace, Tom McCormack, 7 p.m., $20.
Tobacco Company 1201 E. Cary St., 782-9555. Wed: Three For All, 8 p.m., free. Thurs: John Fetherston, 8 p.m., free. Fri and Sat: Steve Carter Connextion, 9:30 p.m., free.
The Triple 3306 W. Broad St. 359-7777. Wed: Jamie McLean Band, 10 p.m., $5. Thurs: Caught in the Rift, Genuine Junk Band, 10 p.m., $5. Fri: Robo.saur, Mathematicians, Long Haired Bear, Live the Landslide, 10 p.m., $5. Sat: VeKams, the Ten Commandments, 10 p.m., $5. Sun: Mi Ami, Thank You, Caves/Caverns, 10 p.m., $5. Mon: Narwhalz, Lemonade, Hearts of Darkness, 10 p.m., $5. Tues: Werewolves on Wheels, the Murder Weapon, 10 p.m., $5.
The Thin Man The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen welcomes the On-The-Air Radio Players as they perform an hour-long taping of this old-time radio program starting at 7:30 p.m., featuring live sound effects, old commercials and authentic scripts from the golden age of radio. Free. 2880 Mountain Road. 501-5115.
Remarkable Power! The Independent Film Series presents a screening of this comedy and mystery starring Kevin Nealon and Tom Arnold at the Carmike 10 movie theater through March 7. 1100 Alverser Drive. Midlothian. For information visit http://independentfilmseries.com.
Orchestra Concert Preview The Richmond Philharmonic Orchestra performs a preview of its March 15 Great Works concert, including the works of Strauss and Berlioz, at Atlee High School at 7:30 p.m. Donation accepted. 9414 Atlee Station Road. 673-7400.
Lecture Valentine Richmond History Center's Liberty Lecture Series presents Stephen Berry, an assistant professor of history at the University of Georgia, as he discusses presidential leadership, ethics and endurance during times of pivotal change, past and present, at St. John's Church starting at 11 a.m. Free. 2401 E. Broad St. 649-0711, ext. 301.
The Other Catholics Gentle Shepherd Antioch Catholic Church welcomes guests for a weekly soup and discussion group focusing on alternative Catholicism, continuing each Wednesday at 7 p.m. until Easter. 3700 Ellwood Ave., 355-1377.
Poetry Out Loud The Library of Virginia welcomes 45 state high schools to participate in a contest of memorization and performance at the National Recitation Contest taking place throughout the day. 800 E. Broad St. 692-3500.
2009 Adventure Series Henrico's Division of Recreation and Parks invites guests for a special presentation of slides and film starting at 7:30 p.m. in the Henrico County board room, featuring the National Geographic expedition travels of Trip Jennings. 8600 Dixon Powers Drive. 501-5147.
Mike Epps and Friends Comedy Explosion The Landmark Theater presents a night of stand-up comedy with Mike Epps, Kenny Howell and Dominique, at 8 p.m. $40. 5 N. Laurel St. 646-4214.
Richmond Home and Garden Show The Richmond Raceway Complex holds one of the city's largest consumer shows starting at noon and continuing through March 8, featuring interior and exterior decorations, designs and appliances. 600 E. Laburnum Ave. 329-7914.
1708 Gallery "Rain or Shine," featuring the art of Kate Bingaman Burt, Sarah Hollis, Ryan Mulligan and Stacy Searcy. Opening at 7 p.m. and on display through April 11. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
Art6 Gallery "Shoot the James," featuring original work celebrating the James River by Thomas Daniel, Georgianne Stinnett, John Henley, Lynda Richardson and Anne Wright. On display through March 29. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Brazier Fine Art Gallery "On View," featuring works by Maggie Siner. On display through March 28. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
Gallery5 "The Cost of Living: Reflections of an Economic Crisis," featuring the works of Conrad Carlson, Barry Bruner, Neal Iwan, Nathan Kanne and Travis Moonschein. Opening at 7 p.m. and on display through March 27. 200 W. Marshall St. 644-0005.
Ghostprint Gallery "One Block Over," featuring the work of Brooke Olivares. Opening at 7 p.m. and on display through March 28. 220 W. Broad St. 344-1557.
Ginger Levit Gallery "19th Century French Paintings With Provenance." On display through April 2. 1519 W. Main St. 740-1471.
Glave Kocen Gallery "From Here to There," featuring new work by Farida Hughes. Opening at 6 p.m. and on display through March 30. 1620 W. Main St. 358-1990.
Main Street Gallery "Anecdotal Images," featuring the work of Kelly Nelson. Opening at 7 p.m. and on display through March 31. 1537 W. Main St. 355-6151.
Metro Space Gallery "Faux Naturel," featuring work by Chris Bolduc and Jenn Figg. On display through March 28. 119 W. Broad St. 643-7125.
Quirk Gallery "Ever Expanding," featuring art by Susann Whitier. On display through April 18. "Shop Show," featuring paintings by Ed Trask. Opening March 6 and on display through March 28.
Red Door Gallery "Urban Fossils," featuring the art of Paul DiPasquale. Opening at 6 p.m. and on display through April 11. 1607 W. Main St. 358-0211.
Richmond Public Library "The Nimrod Hall Series," featuring drawings and works on paper by Geraldine Kiefer. "Points of View," featuring oil paintings by Susan Dull. "Wandering Around Europe," featuring photographs by Elizabeth Stewart. All on display through March 31. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4256.
Thanky Space "Recent Works," featuring art by Kevin Hooyman. Opening at 6 p.m. and on display through March 27. 407 Brook Road. 814-3585.
Uptown Gallery "Two In Blue," featuring watercolor and pastel by Betty Drozeski and Linda Wolitz. "Asian Reflections," featuring botanical paintings and photographs by Celeste Johnston and Minh Chau Truong. Both opening at 5 p.m. and on display through April 25. 1305 W. Main St., 353-8343.
Living Yoga Bikram Yoga in Richmond's West End screens a special documentary film about the birth of the modern yoga movement and its impact at 7:30 p.m. 3621 Cox Road. 249-3355.
Arabian Nights The Richmond Symphony with conductor Dorian Wilson performs Ives' "The Unanswered Question," Britten's "Les Illuminations," and Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade" starting at 8 p.m. at Second Baptist Church. $20-$35. 9614 River Road. 788-1212.
Organ Concert The Organ Repertoire Recital Series presents a performance by Carla Edwards at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church at 7:30 p.m., featuring the work of Bach Buxtehude, Adler and others. Free. 6000 Grove Ave. 288-2867.
Colonial Hearths, Country Cookstoves Food historians Nancy Carter Crump and Leni Sorensen discuss the work of Mary Randolph and Edna Lewis from 6-9 p.m. at the University of Richmond's Center for Culinary Arts, re-creating recipes from their respective cookbooks. $89. 9722 Gayton Road. 289-8133.
Richmond Writers Series Harry Kollatz Jr., author of "Richmond in Ragtime: Socialists, Suffragists, Sex and Murder," discusses his work at the Richmond Public Library at 7 p.m. Free. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-6500.
Celebrating Shrek! The Children's Museum of Richmond welcomes "William Steig: The Man Who Never Grew Up," a traveling exhibit spotlighting the children's book author and illustrator, featuring art and interactive kids activities. $8. Through March 29. 2626 W. Broad St. 474-7000.
Geek Festival 3.0 The Science Museum of Virginia hosts a number of nerdtastic competitions including a Rock Band 2 tournament and speed texting contest starting at 10 a.m. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. with limited slots available. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.
Lunafest Richmond's fundraising film festival promoting awareness about women's issues and highlighting women filmmakers holds its third annual gathering at the Tuckahoe Women's Club from 6-10 p.m., featuring such pictures as the animated "My First Crush," "34x25x36," and "Big Girl." $20-$25. 4215 Dover Road. 888-232-2450.
All You Need is Love Memorial Concert The English Channel perform a night of dance tunes from 7-10 p.m. at the Douglas S. Freeman High School Gym to honor the memory of Barbara Daniel. $5-$10, with all proceeds going towards the Jonathan A. Daniel Scholarship Fund. 8701 Three Chopt Road. 673-3700.
Arabian Nights The Richmond Symphony with conductor Dorian Wilson performs Ives' "The Unanswered Question," Britten's "Les Illuminations," and Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade" starting at 8 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. $25-$50. 2709 Monument Ave. 788-1212.
George Winston Acclaimed solo pianist George Winston performs at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen starting at 7 p.m., featuring songs from his latest album, "Gulf Coast Blues and Impressions: A Hurricane Relief Benefit." $40. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6150.
Actor's Forum The Weinstein JCC presents a forum discussion with actors Marlee Matlin and Henry Winkler starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Oates Theater at Collegiate School. $45. 103 N. Mooreland Road. 285-6500.
What's Blooming in Your House? The Richmond Orchid Alliance hosts speaker Ken Peterson at 2 p.m. at the Science Museum of Virginia focusing on the how-to and hands-on aspects of growing orchids. 2500 W. Broad St. 794-2417.
Purim Carnival The Weinstein JCC hosts an afternoon of games, food, music and children's activities from 12:30-3:15 p.m. Free. 5403 Monument Ave. 285-6500.
Montpelier Center for Arts and Education "61Aø 10' 00 North Latitude: Encounters and Memories," featuring images and impressions of Norway. Opening at 3 p.m. and on display through April 19. 17205 Mountain Road. 883-7378.
Glee Club Concert River Road Church, Baptist welcomes the University of Pittsburgh Men's Glee Club for a special performance starting at 5 p.m. Free. 8000 River Road. 288-1131.
Organ Concert Organist Paul Jacobs performs the works of Bach, Dupre, Vierne and others at St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 8 p.m. Free. 12291 River Road. 784-5678.
Arabian Nights The Richmond Symphony with conductor Dorian Wilson performs Ives' "The Unanswered Question," Britten's "Les Illuminations," and Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade" starting at 8 p.m. at St. Michael's Catholic Church. $28. 4491 Springfield Road. 788-1212.
Gilligan's Island, the Musical The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen presents a two night, song-driven performance following the adventures of the S.S. Minnow's shipwrecked passengers at 7 p.m. $33-$35. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6150.
Lecture Ambassador Randolph Marshall Bell, U.S. special envoy for Holocaust issues and president of the World Affairs Council of Richmond, presents his discussion, "France at the Helm: A Review of the French European Union Presidency and Its Meaning for Transatlantic Relations," beginning at 7 p.m. at the Westwood Club, followed by a French cuisine dinner. $27. Respond by March 6. 6200 W. Club Lane. 740-1471.