Events


2017 Events

Saturday, December 2nd: Krampuslauf! 
The walk will take place in Carytown at 6pm outside Citizen Burger Bar (2907 W Cary St). We will assemble at 5:30pm, go over rules, then let the lauf begin! We'll make a full loop through Carytown, stopping halfway at Aquarian Bookshop for our costume contest, and ending with an after party at Citizen Burger Bar with drink specials and music. Please read our rules before participating.

Friday, December 1st: The 4th annual "Yuletide Monsters" Krampus Art Show at Gallery5 
For the month of December we are taking over Gallery5 and covering the walls with as much Krampus (and friends) interpretations as we can. Paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, masks and puppets will fill the upstairs gallery at 200 W Marshall Street in Richmond in honor of the return of Krampus!


Join us for First Friday, December 1st from 7pm-midnight for an opening reception, live music and performances, and a special Holidaze market downstairs.



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2016 Events

November 22nd - December 10th: Krampus Kinder Nacht Toy Drive

Red Vein Army will once again be having a toy drive called "Krampus Kinder Nacht" that will benefit Scares That Care (http://scaresthatcare.org/), which is a 501(c) charity organization that is dedicated to uniting horror fans to help sick children and women fighting breast cancer. The drop off location for unwrapped toys will be located at Strangeways Brewing.
On December 2nd there will also be a drop off point at Gallery 5 for the 1st Friday art show, and again at Citizen Burger on December 3rd for the walk itself. Strangeways will continue to collect toys until December 10th. For more info visit their facebook event page.

Our friends at World of Mirth toy shop in Carytown are now offering a 20% discount on any regularly priced toys purchased for the drive!



Saturday, December 3rd: RVA Horror Movie Book Club
Red Vein Army hosts a discussion of "The Spirit of Krampus" illustrated by local artist Abigail Larson at Gwarbar from 11am-12pm, with a screening of Michael Dougherty's Krampus movie to follow. Visit their facebook event for more info.



Friday, December 2nd 2016: "Yuletide Monsters: A Krampus Art Show"

For the month of December we are taking over Gallery5 and covering the walls with as much Krampus (and friends) interpretations as we can. Paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, masks and puppets will fill the upstairs gallery at 200 W Marshall Street in Richmond in honor of the return of Krampus!

Join us for the First Friday, December 2nd from 7pm-midnight for an opening reception, live music and performances, and a special Holidaze market downstairs.

Facebook event page:





Saturday, December 3rd 2016: Krampuslauf!
This year's walk will take place in Carytown at 6pm outside Citizen Burger Bar (2907 W Cary St). We will assemble at 5:30pm, go over rules, then let the lauf begin! We'll make a full loop through Carytown, stopping halfway at Aquarian Bookshop for our costume contest, and ending with an after party at Citizen Burger Bar with drink specials and music. Please read our rules before participating.

Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/383828208673488/

  



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2015 Events

November 30th- December 11th: Scares That Care Toy Drive
Red Vein Army will be having a toy drive called "Krampus Kinder Nacht" that will benefit Scares That Care (http://scaresthatcare.org/), which is a 501(c) charity organization that is dedicated to uniting horror fans to help sick children and women fighting breast cancer. This will culminate with a "Krampus Kinder Nacht" party at Strangeways Brewery on Friday, December 11th as a final push for the toy drive. MORE INFO TBA!


Friday, December 4th 2015: "Yuletide Monsters 2: A Krampus Art Show"
For the month of December we are taking over Gallery5 and covering the walls with as much Krampus (and friends) interpretations as we can. Paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, masks and puppets will fill the upstairs gallery at 200 W Marshall Street in Richmond in honor of the return of Krampus!

Join us for the First Friday, December 4th from 7pm-midnight for an opening reception, live music and performances, and a special Holidaze market downstairs.



Saturday, December 5th 2015: Krampuslauf!
This year's walk will take place in Carytown at 6pm outside Portrait House (2907 W Cary St). We will go over rules, take pictures, and hold a costume contest! Then let the lauf begin! We'll make a full loop through Carytown, ending with an after party at Portrait House. Please read our rules before participating.
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1644106852510117/ 

After the walk do you still want to party? The industrial metal band with plenty of Germanic influences, Hanzel und Gretyl, will be at FalloutRVA at 9pm so keep your horns on!



Sunday, December 6th 2015: RVA Horror Book Club and Krampus movie party
Everyone is talking about it...There is a Krampus movie this year! Join RVA Horror Book Club as they discuss the new book that inspired the film, "Krampus: Shadow of Saint Nicholas" by Michael Dougherty. Afterwards we all head over to the Bowtie Cinema at 7pm to see the new Krampus movie. 
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1149845591710185/




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2014 Events

Krampusnacht is over, but you can still party with the Krampus!


Join us Saturday, December 20th for the after-after party at Strangeways Brewing. There will be music, costume contests, food truck fare, and of course, good beer.




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Tuesday, November 25th: Dr. Sketchy's Krampus Style

If you don't know about Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School, you are out of the loop, my friend! Richmond's chapter of the country-wide life drawing art school provides artists with alternatives to your normal models. Entrance is only $7 a person ($5 with a valid student ID) for three hours of drawing, contests, and door prizes. This session will feature Krampus! Come out to club Fallout at 7pm on November 25th and bring your pencils and sketchbooks! https://www.facebook.com/drsketchysrichmond

Friday, December 5th: "Yuletide Monsters: A Krampus Art Show" 

New this year, we will be holding a gallery opening on First Friday at 9WG Studios with all Krampus themed work by 25 local artists.


To all who submitted to the show, THANK YOU! We got an amazing response and cannot wait to bring this show to you. Unfortunately because our space is limited, we are not accepting any more entrees at this time.

Saturday, December 6th: Krampuslauf!
This year's walk will take place in Carytown once again. We'll gather at 5:30 outside Portrait House (2907 W Cary St), go over rules, take pictures, and hold a costume contest! Then let the lauf begin! We'll make a full loop through Carytown, ending with an after party at Portrait House.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1384062898551262/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular