What’s happening: Oct. 28 events calendar

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FRI. 10/30

‘Ghostbusters’ screening

A screening of the 1984 classic “Ghostbusters” at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery will kick off Halloween weekend. Moviegoers are encouraged to social distance and bring chairs to this free and family-friendly event. For more information, email [email protected]

7 – 9 p.m., Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, 2410 Ownby Lane


SUN 11/1

Church Hill ghost tour

The buildings, streets and graveyards of Church Hill will be the focus of Haunts of Richmond’s “Church Hill Chillers” walking tour. The tour will include stories about the spirits and urban legends lurking in the historic neighborhood, including the home of the Richmond Vampire and Edgar Allan Poe’s frequented locations. To register for the event, visit hauntsofrichmond.com/tours.

8 p.m., Patrick Henry’s Pub and Grille, 2300 E. Broad St., $17


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SAT. 10/31

Gallmeyer Farms Pumpkin Patch

Gallmeyer Farms is selling seasonal crops, including pumpkins, gourds and corn shocks, through Oct. 31. Visitors can pick pumpkins, enjoy free hayrides and get lost in hay bale mazes. COVID-19 guidelines will be enforced. For more information, visit gallmeyerfarms.com.

8 a.m. – 7 p.m., Gallmeyer Farms, 4506 Millers Lane


SUN. 11/1

‘Brunch on the Plaza’

Event planning company UnlockingRVA and Richmond’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities will host an outdoor brunch event, featuring local food trucks and a live DJ. Attendees are encouraged to social distance or bring lawn chairs or blankets to spread out in the plaza. Tickets will be $20 on the day of the event. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit unlockingrva.com.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Kanawha Plaza, 8th and Canal St., $10


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SAT. 10/31

Beginners rowing lesson

The Virginia Boat Club will host a free, six-week program covering the basics of rowing through the use of an indoor rowing machine. Classes will be held outside with COVID-19 safety protocols. To sign up for a spot, fill out the Google form on the organization’s Facebook page. For more information, contact [email protected]


10 – 11 a.m., Virginia Boat Club, 4708 W. Main St.


TUES 11/3

‘Rise and Climb’

First-time climbers are encouraged to attend this beginner-friendly morning climbing session from the Triangle Rock Club. The event offers free admission and gear rentals with the promo code “MEETUP.” Coffee will be provided. For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.

6 – 8 a.m., Triangle Rock Club, 4700 Thalbro St.

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