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Nov 30th 2018

17th Street Market Grand Opening


Welcome to the new 17th Street Market! We’re cutting the ribbon on the renovated market on Friday, November 30th at 5pm. Join the Enrichmond Foundation for a holiday-themed Grand Opening weekend, in conjunction with Main Street Station’s Illumination and Winter Market.

17th Street Market’s Grand Opening will feature ice skating, hot chocolate, live music, and twenty-two oak trees illuminating at 6pm. Enjoy drinks and dinner at a local restaurant along 17th and 18th Streets. After 17th Street Market’s opening, head up to Main Street Station to see Santa, a Tuba Ensemble, and aerialist performances.

Friday schedule:
4:30 – 9pm – Holiday tree pre-sales (pick up on Saturday)
4:45pm – Emerald Society, pipe and drum band, begins playing at Rosie Connolly’s
5:00pm – Ribbon cutting ceremony, 22 oak trees illuminate, ice skating is open to the public until 11pm
6:00-9:00pm – Weekend Plans, brass band, plays
6:30 – 8:30pm – Free carriage rides, picking up at Franklin + 17th St, next to the Enrichmond office
7:00 – 9:00pm – Fire spinners perform
9pm – Grand Opening event ends

Shockoe Bottom’s holiday weekend continues with a Winter Market at Main Street Station and Holiday trees for sale at 17th Street Market from 1pm – 7pm on Saturday and Sunday.  Ice skating will continue throughout the weekend.

Come down to Shockoe Bottom to experience the new Market space and holiday festivities all weekend!

Join one of the many local restaurants in the area for dinner Friday night!

On the Market:
Addis Ethiopian Restaurant – 9 N 17th St. Ethiopian
Alex’s Thai Cuisine – 13 N. 17th St. Thai.
C’est Le Vin – 29 N. 17th St. Wine and tapas.
Cafe Clang – Serving hot chocolate.
Havana ’59 – 16 N. 17th St. Cuban.
Rosie Connolly’s Pub – 1548 E. Main St. Irish pub fare.
Tipsy Crab Seafood & Bar – 1700 E Main St. Specialty seafood.

Immediately surrounding the Market:
Bellos Lounge – 1712 E Franklin St. Caribbean.
Bottom Burger – 1719 E Main St. Burgers.
Grace Noodle – 1823 E Main St. Japanese.
La Bamba Mexican Restaurant – 19 N 18th St. Mexican.
Margarita’s Cantina – 103 N 18th St. Mexican.
McCormack’s Irish Pub– 12 N 18th St. American pub fare.
Minibar RVA – 14 N 18th St. New American/Southern.
Miyabi Sushi – 1712 E Main St. Sushi.
On the ROX – 119 N 18th St. Pub fare.
Ponies & Pints – 110 N 18th St. Pub fare.
Sauce&Toss – 1711 E Franklin St. Seafood.
Southern Kitchen – 1726 E Main St. Southern fare.
Sumo San – 1725 E Main St. Sushi.
Tio Pablo – 1703 E Franklin St. Tacos and more.

If you’d like to do some holiday shopping while you’re in the area, check out nearby stores:
Adiva Naturals – 1802 E Franklin St. Natural, handmade skin and hair care products.
Born 2B Great Thrift Boutique – 1721 E Main St.
Shockoe Bottom Clay – 1714 E Main St. Handmade pottery.
Small Friend Records & Books – 105 N 17th St. Specializes in records, books, and zines.


For parking recommendations, please see our Parking Information page. Paid parking lots will be open.

Additional Information

Starts at: November 30, 2018 4:30 pm
Ends at: November 30, 2018 9:00 pm
17th Street Market

100 N 17th St
Richmond, VA 23219