Commited to enhancing Robinson St.
Robinson Street Association is pleased to announce our inaugural Robinson
Street Side Walk About taking place this Saturday Oct 18th from 11am – 3pm
featuring live music, sidewalk sales, crafts, food specials, art exhibits, children activities and
the temporary re-opening of the RVA Street Art Festival Site at the old GRTC Bus
We are inviting people walk about Robinson Street to experience the diverse merchants and
free entertainment. Each business will be having special sales, deals or events at their
locations. Some of the examples include vinyl records from Deep Grove, great vintage
clothing finds from Halycon, antique treasures from Bohland and Graham, bargain finds
from the Clothes Rack, art from both Hill Gallery & Stewart Gallery and many more. In
addition to merchants Robinson Street’s restaurants will have lots of great specials both
inside and to go.
For entertainment we will feature Red Light Rodeo a bluegrass and country group
performing on the porch of 205 N. Robinson Street from 11:30-1:30 as well as Dave Shiflett
and Friends playing acoustic originals as well as pop and Jazz, at the old GRTC Bus Depot
from 12:00-2:00. For kids, U-Fab will be doing free fall themed kids arts and crafts with
fabrics and upholstery tacks at the old GRTC Bus Depot from 11am till 1pm, all ages
welcome. Visitors will also be able to walk and view all the great murals from the RVA
Street Art Festival that will be open to the public for one day only.