Broadberry FAQ’s

Where is The Broadberry?

The Broadberry is located at 2729 W. Broad St, Richmond, VA, 23220, in the historic Fan District. 


When is The Broadberry open?

The Broadberry Box Office is open from 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday, as well as during posted showtimes. The Broadberry is an event space and is exclusively open for events.  Please check your tickets or our website for Doors and Show times.  There may be special, un-ticketed events from time to time. Check out our calendar for a full list of shows and events.


Where can I get tickets to The Broadberry shows?

Tickets can be purchased in advance online at, at our Box Office from 10:00am – 4:00pm daily, or at the Box Office during shows. Please refer to the calendar page here on our website for more info.  Purchasing tickets in advance is always recommended.  Online ticket sales are closed one hour prior to doors the day of the show.  Tickets can be purchased (should they still be available) at the door that night. Call 804.353.1888 with any ticketing or box office related questions. We do not hold tickets at the door for sold out shows. 

How old do I have to be to enter?

All shows are all ages, unless otherwise noted on our website and tickets.  A valid government issued photo ID is needed to verify ticket purchases and for 21+ patrons wishing to drink at the bar. There is no re-entry to the venue unless otherwise noted.


Where can I park?

The Broadberry has a primary parking lot along the west side of the building, with limited spaces available. We share this lot with our neighbors, so our parking spaces are marked. After 8pm, the other spaces become available as well. There is also street parking throughout the neighborhood behind the venue. 


Can I come in for a drink if I’m not staying for a show?

Unfortunately, if you do not purchase a ticket to the show that evening, we cannot allow you inside. On rare occasions there are free and un-ticketed events; please check our calendar of events for event listings and prices.


Do I have to print my ticket? 

No, we can scan the ticket from your phone. Please pull up the original PDF of the ticket, not a screenshot and turn the phone’s brightness all the way up. Please have your ID ready as well.

Can I go out front to smoke and still get back in?

No, there is no re-entry through the front door. However, there is an enclosed patio that is available for smoking and drinking throughout the show, located to the left of the bar near the front of the venue. Vaping and other e-cigarettes are also not permitted inside the venue. 


Does The Broadberry serve food? 

In addition to our incredible selection of beverages, The Broadberry also has an expansive menu ranging from snacks and appetizers, to burgers, pizza, wraps, and other entrees. Now featuring locally sourced Charm School Ice Cream! Check out the menu here.


Do you have a lost and found?

Yes.  Check with venue security or contact us for assistance in finding your lost item.  Please remember, we are not responsible for items lost or stolen at The Broadberry.  If it is valuable to you, it is probably safer at home or in your car.  


I left my bar tab open, what do I do? 

The Broadberry bar staff automatically close out all open tabs at the end of the night, with 20% gratuity added. For questions regarding you tab, you can reach the venue at 804-383-1888 or [email protected]

How can my band play at The Broadberry?

Send information to [email protected]  Due to the large amount of submissions we cannot respond to all of inquiries, but will do our best. Please be patient in awaiting a response. You can also fill out this inquiry form:


General Venue Rules

  • No outside food or drink.
  • No reusable water bottles
  • No weapons of any kind (including pocketknives, mace, nun-chucks, etc.)
  • No illegal drugs anywhere on site
  • No smoking of any kind inside
  • No mobile toys (hula hoops, LED balls, etc.)
  • All bags and backpacks are subject to thorough search
  • Zero tolerance of sexual harassment of any kind
  • Don’t be a jerk

Does The Broadberry have a dress code?

Sure do! We’re required to follow VABC law, and we also have a costume policy:

  • All customers must be identifiable upon entry.  Security staff must be able to easily match your appearance to your ID photo.
  • Masks & face paint are allowed ONLY if security staff can easily match your appearance to your ID photo. All masks must be removable, and removed when entering and exiting the venue.
  • The Broadberry reserves the right to deny entry to anyone who cannot be easily identified or dressed in a manner deemed offensive or inappropriate.
  • No props (ie. handheld items such as staffs or plastic weapons)
  • All standard venue policies will apply including no spiked jewelry, chains, or weapons (real or costume)


Does The Broadberry have ADA accessibility?

Yes! The venue is at ground level and we are more than happy to answer any questions to help make your experience as pleasant as possible. Email us at [email protected]


Is the Broadberry on Social Media? 

Yes! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter here! Follow our booking entity, The Broadberry Entertainment Group, on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as well! 


Is The Broadberry available for private events? 

Yes, please email [email protected] for all event inquiries and estimates


If we are interested in having our private party at The Broadberry, how many guests can the venue comfortably accommodate?

We can seat up to 150 guests for a ceremony held on stage. Chairs would be collected immediately following the ceremony and redistributed to the tables for dinner. Our patio can handle overflow of guests during that time. A reception allows more guests as the stage/dance floor will be cleared.  For more information about private events, check out our events page


What is the rental fee for a wedding or private event?

Our rental rates vary based on the day of the week, the number of guests, security, production needs, time for setup and breakdown, and your commitment to a food and beverage minimum. Please contact us or submit an event inquiry for rental rates. 

What is included in the rental fee?

  • Fully integrated sound system compatible with iPods, DJs or live band setups
  • Minimum of two bartenders
  • One door representative
  • Large outdoor patio space
  • Kitchen staff (if needed additional fees will apply)
  • High definition projector with optional projector screen
  • An in-house audio technician is required for all live music performances (additional fees will apply)


How do I book a date?

For event inquiries, click here to submit a request or ask any questions.