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The Atkinsons

Rank #9 US Richmond, VA Americana / Roots Rock


Sounds Like: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Old 97's, Cracker, Old Crow Medicine Show

Label: indie

Bio: The Atkinsons - Roots Rock from Richmond, VA!

The Atkinsons first set foot on Richmond, VA stages in the fall of 2003. What started out as a small acoustic outfit turned into a band that took on a life of its own. The Atkinsons meld roots, country, mountain, and rock music into their own style ... See Full Bio

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  • Fri

    Nov 7

    Richmond, VA, US | 6:00pm

    Richmond, VA, US
    Fri Nov 07 6:00pm


    The Atkinsons are playing at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts for their First Fridays series from 6-8pm in the Atrium. The First Fridays series features an eclectic mix of multicultural performing arts showcased in different spaces within the museum. Take advantage of our extended hours on Friday evenings (we’re open until 9 pm) to also stroll through the galleries, explore the VMFA Shop, or enjoy dinner and drinks in Amuse Restaurant. Also enjoy discounted beverages in Best Café and 30-minute gallery tours as part of Friday Art & Wine.

  • Sun

    Nov 9

    Richmond, VA, US | 12:00pm
    Graze on Grace
    Richmond, VA, US
    Sun Nov 09 12:00pm


    Join us on November 9, 2014 from 12-5pm to celebrate local & seasonal cuisine in Richmond, VA! The event will be held on Grace Street from 4th to 7th Streets. Free admission; just $3 per sample. Music lineup: 12:00 pm - Notch 8 1:45 pm - The Atkinsons 3:15 pm - East of Afton More info: - bring canned goods for feedmore and drop at the truck - Revitalizing Grace Street Join us for GRAZE on Grace which aims to promote the amazing locally-owned restaurants and food producers that make Richmond, Virginia a great place to live and visit, while highlighting an exciting and growing part of downtown. The inaugural GRAZE on Grace event promises to entertain and satiate you with over twenty-five restaurants and at least that many specialty food providers. Hosted by Downtown Neighborhood Association, GRAZE on Grace benefits FeedMore and Slow Food, and is part of a roving food series where close-to-home food advocates are the focal point. A Fine Fall Feast The event takes place on Sunday, November 9 from 12-5pm and occupies three blocks on Grace from 4th to 7th Streets. Admission to this fall harvest is FREE and for just $3 per sample, the public can taste signature dishes from over 25 of Richmond’s finest local, seasonal and sustainable restaurants. The event will also offer fresh Virginia produce, meats, cheeses, herbs, artisan breads and confections straight from local organic farms and specialty food providers. Beverages will be provided by several of Virginia’s finest wineries and all local brews provided by Taste the Local program from Brown Distributing. As a part of Slow Food's efforts to provide educational, thought-provoking and award winning screening's focused on food, we are proud to partner with AppleCart to bring you Dog Days. Dog Days tells the story of an entrepreneur who takes a leap of faith to build partnerships with local mobile food vendors in D.C. to enable them to offer healthier and more diverse options to their customers. The film promotes urban farming and raises awareness around regulation issues preventing the growth of mobile food in D.C. and nationwide. More at www.dogdaysthemovie.com. "The documentary "Dog Days" sheds a soft light on the oft-ignored players in the District's long, long battle to bring better food to the streets." - The Washington Post Thanks to the Moving Picture Institute (MPI), Dog Days the film is currently being screened on college campuses and at festivals around the country.

  • Sun

    Nov 16

    Afton, VA, US | 12:00pm

    Afton, VA, US
    Sun Nov 16 12:00pm


    November 15, 2014 - November 16, 2014 11TH ANNUAL OYSTER ROAST AT CARDINAL POINT 12 noon to 5pm each day THIS YEAR'S ROAST HAPPENS THE WEEKEND OF 11/15 AND 11/16 Oysters will be served raw, steamed, fried, and stewed, along with crabcakes hot off the griddle, all from our friends at Rappahannock River Oyster Co.! SATURDAY MUSIC The Cashmere Jungle Lords (surfabilly rock at its best) SUNDAY MUSIC The Atkinsons (roots rock from Richmond, VA) COVER CHARGE $10.00 per person in Advance. Advance tickets will be available on this page beginning Sept. 1. $15.00 per person the day of the event at the door. Cardinal Point Cooperative Members and one of their guests get in free. Kids under 18 admitted free (Cover charge includes a wine glass and free wine tasting; it does NOT include wine to fill your glass or oysters).

  • Sat

    Nov 29

    Richmond, VA, US | 8:00pm

    Richmond, VA, US
    Sat Nov 29 8:00pm


    The Atkinsons, Relacksachian and The Floorboards are putting on a show at The Camel! Gonna be a blast! Come join us!

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    Got a show at Capitol penciled in July 5th Thurs..looking for local co bill..interested?
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