What's Happening in Richmond's Depot District
Richmond’s Historic Depot District is home to many locally owned shops and restaurants.
In the throws of fall and on the verge of holidays, Richmond, Indiana’s Historic Depot area has events lined up for an exciting end of the year.
First up is the Rocky Horror Picture Show on Saturday, October 21 at the 4th Floor Blues Club. The show begins at 7 p.m. and tickets are $15 each. You can purchase tickets at InConcert Richmond’s website.
On Thursday the 26th, put your thinking caps on for live trivia with Jammin’ Jimmy at Little Sheba’s in the Depot from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Whether you form a team or compete as a lone wolf, come by for a chance to win prizes.
Looking for a spooky party to attend on the ghoulish holiday? Pick out your favorite costume and head over to Little Sheba’s in the Depot for Halloween Night on October 31. Costumes keep the fun alive but if they aren’t your thing no worries. They aren’t required to get into the party.
If you’re already in the holiday spirit, the Depot District has just the events for you. Taking place on Tuesday November 28th, December 5th, and December 12th from 5 pm to 9 pm is the Old Fashioned Christmas Festival and the Festival of Trees. Visit the Depot for locally decorated trees, food, live reindeer, face painting, balloon art, and more. This family-friendly event is free for all to enjoy. More information is to come so be sure to check out the Depot’s website for start and end times.
To wrap up the year’s events, the 4th Floor Blues Club will be hosting a New Year’s Eve Party. Performing live will be The Indigos. More details are to come. Check back to the event’s page on the Depot’s website.
While you’re enjoying the festivities in the Depot, be sure to check out the local shops and restaurants. You’ll find a wide variety of flavors and trinkets. Check out this map that showcases all the local goodies.
The newest additions to the Depot include New Boswell at 926 Elm Place and The Cordial Cork on 911 North E St. New Boswell is closed on Monday; open on Tuesday through Thursday from 3 pm to 12 am; Friday and Saturday from 2 pm to 1 am; and Sunday 2 pm to 10 pm. (These hours are subject to change when the Italian Market re-opens). The Cordial Cork’s opening day and hours have yet to be determined. This information can be found on the Depot’s website when made public.
Discover more at www.richmonddepotdistrict.com to stay in the loop about their upcoming events. For information about the happenings all across Wayne County, click over to the Events & Festivals tab on the Wayne County Tourism Bureau’s website.