Avia Events

Food & Coat Drive

When: All month long
Location: Leasing Office

All month long we will be running a food drive for The Central Virginia Food Bank – Please stop by the leasing office and donate! Needed food items →

We will also be doing a coat drive for Coats for Kids. Drop off all your unwanted coats to the Leasing Office the entire month of November – Puritan cleaners will clean and repair each coat before delivering them to the Salvation Army for distribution to Central Virginia’s needy families. Please see their website!

Coats for Kids poster

Kid’s Paint & Sip

When: Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
Time: 5-6pm
Location: Club Avia

Time for the kids to join in on the fun! We will be hosting a “Paint & Sip” for the kids in Club Avia! We will have hand paint for hand turkeys and Apple Cider for sipping.

Kid holding up hands with colorful paint
Bourbon Glasses on Ice

Bourbon Tasting

When: Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
Time: 5-6pm
Location: Rooftop

Warm your belly with some tasty bourbon! We will provide different types of bourbon to taste while enjoying our amazing rooftop! Since it’s so close to the holiday bring your friends and family. The more the merrier!

Spin Class

Location: Spin Studio
Dates Vary. Call our office for details.

Closeup of doughnut with sprinkles

National Doughnut Day!

When: Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
Time: All Day
Where: Leasing Office

Join us in the leasing office all day for Krispy Kreme Doughnuts to celebrate National Doughnut Day. You DOUGHnot want to miss this!

Trunk or Treat

When: Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Time: 6-7pm
Location: Saunders Station

It’s that time of year again – time to decorate your – trunk? Yep! Meet us with your car in the parking lot by Saunders Station with a BOO-tastic trunk. The BEST decorated trunk wins a $100 Giftcard on our Community Rewards app. Don’t forget to bring candy for the kids! Parents and kids – please stop by on your way trick-or-treating to get some goodies and vote for your favorite trunk!

Trick or Treat
Ice cream sundae

National Dessert Day

When: Monday, October 14th, 2019
Time: 6-7pm
Location: Courtyard

It’s Fall y’all! Time for smores by the firepit to celebrate National Dessert Day. Meet us at the courtyard to roast your desert over a hot flame!

Chick-Fil-A Breakfast on the Go

When: Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
Time: 7:30am

Start your day off right with Chick-Fil-A Breakfast on the Go! Make sure to go out by the fountain entrance so you don’t miss us.

Taco

National Taco Day

When: Friday, October 4th, 2019
Time: 5-6pm
Location: Club Avia

Join us at Club Avia to celebrate National Taco Day! We will have everything you need to build your own delicious taco.

Chick-fil-A at the Pool

When: Friday, September 27th, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm
Location: Pool

Luxury apartments pool area

“Fall” in love with Avia (pop up event)

When: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Time:
Location: Water fountain (drive by event)

Something Sweet (pop up event)

When: Saturday, September 14th, 2019
Time:
Location: Leasing Office

Bourbon Tasting

When: Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm
Location: Club Avia

Grill & Chill w/ Maintenance Team

When: Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Time: 2-4pm
Location: Avia Pool

It’s about that time! What time you say? Time to Grill & Chill with the Maintenance Team! They will be grillin’ burgers and hotdogs and chillin’ ready to answer ALL of your questions, so make sure to bring them!

National Lemonade Day

When: Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
Time: 10am-5pm
Location: Leasing Office

It’s National Lemonade Day! Swing by the Leasing Office to pick up an ICE-COLD glass of fresh Lemonade from our Lemonade Stand!

Popup PUPsicle Party

When: Saturday, August 10th, 2019
Time: 1-2pm
Location: Dog Park

Bring your furry best friends to the Dog Park for our Pop-Up PUPsicle party! We will have homemade peanut butter and yogurt popsicles just for them to enjoy! Yummm!

Shark Week – Encore Showing

When: Sunday, August 4th, 2019
Time: 2-3pm
Location: Unlax Lounge

Did you miss Shark Week? Or just want to watch the awesomeness again?! Join us for an encore showing on the big screen in the Unlax Lounge. Popcorn and candy provided of course!

Avia Staff Meet & Greet

When: Friday, August 2nd, 2019
Time: 6-7pm
Location: Saunders Station

Join us at Saunders Station for a Meet & Greet of the entire Avia Staff! Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Meade Tasting

Shark Week Viewing Party

When: Sunday, July 28th, 2019
Time: 3pm

It’s finally Shark Week! Join us in the movie theatre area of the Unilax lounge for popcorn & other snacks to go with our viewing of these scary & special animals.

Wine & Sip

When: Thursday, July 25th, 2019
Time: 5pm

Wine & Sip at Avia! Bring your artistic sensibility to this event which will feature a variety of wines along with a step-by-step instruction to create your own masterpiece.

Dog Walking

When: Monday, July 15th, 2019

For all our pet-lovers, we’ll be starting a sign-up for a dog-walker we’ve specially picked to walk & take care of your pup!

Breakfast on the Go

When: Friday, July 5th, 2019
Time: 7am

Stop by our breakfast station on your way out of town! We’ll have yummy breakfast bites packed up for your convenience as you attempt to beat the traffic & get your holiday weekend underway!

Ice cream sundae

Create-Your-Own Sundae Bar

When: June 29, 2019

Avia Pool Party

When: June 8, 2019

We had so much fun hanging out with our awesome residents at our annual Avia Pool Party! The tasty food from Slideways Mobile Bistro and the Fun tunes from Jasen the DJ, made the day so memorable!

Avia Mother's Day 2019

Mother’s Day Event

When: May 11, 2019

Avia loves and appreciates all the moms out there! It’s such a pleasure to have a day dedicated to showering each and every selfless one out there!

Avia is for Lover’s

When: February 13, 2019

We encouraged our residents to join us in our clubhouse and indulge themselves in several sweet treats paired with red and white wines.

Resident Holiday Gathering

When: December 6, 2018

This is an annual tradition for Avia. Every December we provide our residents with a large holiday feast. This year we had it catered by Good Rich Gourmet. The meal had a delicious assortment of slow cooked turkey with gravy, delectable mashed potatoes, amazing salad medley, and a ton of sweet treats. We also had adult and child theme prizes that we raffled off throughout the event.

November Feed More

When: November 2018

This event ran the entire month of November. We encouraged our residents to bring any non-perishable food items to our leasing office. At the end of the month leading into the holiday season, we took the items to a local food bank.

Avia’s Spooktacular Trick or Treating Event

When: Wednesday, October 31st
Time: 4:30 – 7:00 pm

Join us in a community Halloween celebration! Help us make this a great holiday for the kids in the community by signing up to pass out candy. Our office will be participating by having a candy stop and a costume contest with prizes! Keep an eye out for an email with additional details and instructions.

Fall Harvest Cider Tasting

When: Thursday, October 11th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: Club Avia

As the summer ends we are getting excited about fall weather and can’t wait to celebrate with you! What better way to kick off the fall season than with a local cider tasting? We’ll have several different ciders showcasing fall harvest flavors paired with autumn-themed snacks. We look forward to seeing you there!

Cider tasting party
Avia Apartments Pool Party

Avia’s Annual Pool Party!

Date: Saturday, August 18th
Time: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Location: The Pool

Join us at the big pool to celebrate summer! We will be grilling lunch and serving snacks and beverages. We will have music, games, a raffle, and some of our Avia Perks Members out for the day passing out goodies.

Father’s Day Appreciation Brunch

Date: Saturday, June 16th
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Location: Leasing Office

We would like to take a moment to appreciate all of the awesome dads in our community and everyone is invited! Stop by the leasing office to enjoy a Father’s Day Appreciation brunch featuring catering by Chick-fil-A and fresh made Bloody Marys. Every dad that stops by will be entered into our gift card raffle!

Chick-fil-A food spread
Rise Donuts in Richmond, VA

Mother’s Day Appreciation Brunch

Date: Saturday, May 12th
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Community Center

Join us in celebrating the wonderful mothers of this community! Enjoy a delicious breakfast sponsored by our newest Club Avia Perks Member, Rise Biscuits Donuts. Their amazing biscuits and donuts will pair nicely with a Mimosa and flowers, a thank you from us to you!

Blood Drive with Virginia Blood Services

Date: Tuesday, May 8th
Time: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: VBS bloodmobile, parking lot beside the leasing office

Help us support the community by making a donation. Blood donors save the lives of many and our local hospitals are always in need. Be a hero and then enjoy pizza and desserts on us! Every donation counts!

Virginia Blood Services
Meade Tasting

Mead Tasting

Date: Wednesday, April 18th
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Location: Community Center

Let’s show our appreciation for Virginia’s bee’s! Mead is a delicious, flavorful beverage made from honey. Join us to sample a variety of meads from local meaderies along with food pairings.

Egg Hunt & Spring Celebration

Date: Monday, April 2nd
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Location: Courtyard

In celebration of Spring, we held a children’s egg hunt with lots of fun prizes! We took it outside and enjoy edthe weather with fresh, spring-themed snacks and beverages.

Easter eggs in grass
Ginger Juice

Ginger Juice Tasting

Date: Saturday, March 24th
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Leasing Office

Ginger Juice is our newest Club Avia Perks Member! We welcomed them to the neighborhood to sample their organic, healthy, and delicious juices!

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Date: Thursday, March 15th
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Community Center

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with us! This event will be featuring a “Taste of Ireland” hors d’oeuvres and beverage bar and lots of green treats for everyone to enjoy!

St. Patrick's Day

Legend Brewing Company Beer Tasting

Date: Thursday, March 1st
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Location: Community Center

We gathered to sample a variety of delicious beers from one of Richmond’s best, and oldest, craft breweries. We had a range of beer styles and seasonal brews along with appetizer pairings, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.

Valentine’s Day Dessert & Drinks

Date: February 12, 2018
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Location: Community Center

Avia had a delicious dessert bar featuring cupcakes, macaroons, brownies, fruit, and more!

Our featured cocktail for this event was a perfectly pink and bubbly Raspberry Sparkler! We also had beer, wine, and non alcoholic beverages.

We gave out 50 beautiful red roses to show our appreciation for our residents. Each resident that got a rose was entered in a raffle for a gift card to The Pub at Wegman’s. They were given out on a first come, first serve basis.

We also had a variety of treats for your furry four-legged valentine!

Valentine's Day cupcackes

Bourbon & Barbecue

Date: January 24, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Location: Community Center

There is no better combination than bourbon and barbecue! Join us for a variety of bourbon tastings and barbecue that will be catered by a local favorite!

CVAA 2018 RAMMY Awards

Date: January 26, 2018
Location: Omni Richmond Hotel

The RAMMY Awards is the Centra Virginia Apartment Association’s industry awards program that recognizes the hard work and accomplishments of apartment professionals and communities in the Central Virginia area.

Avia was presented with two prestigious awards:

  • Best Amenities Package
  • Community of the Year
2018 RAMMY Awards - Avia group photo
Wine & Cheese Night @ Avia Apartments

Wine & Cheese Night

Date: Thursday, Nov 30th
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Club Avia

Local Fall Brew & Cider Tasting

Date: Saturday, Nov 18th
Time: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Club Avia

Cold Brew & Hard Cider
movie night popcorn

Avia Movie Night

Date: Wed, October 25, 2017
Time: 7:00-8:30pm
Location: Unlax Loft

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Team Avia celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness Month with pink treats in our leasing office for all residents! We also provided ribbons for any resident who wanted to show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness and Research.

Date: Wed, October 18, 2017
Time: 9:00am-6:00pm
Location: Leasing Office

Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbons

Resident Appreciation Mimosa Brunch

Date: Sun, October 15, 2017
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Club Avia

Rooftop Tasting with Firebirds to Welcome Avia’s New Property Manager, Adam Kiser

Date: Wed, September 20, 2017
Time: 6:00-7:30pm
Location: The Veranda

Blood Drive

Date: Wed, August 30, 2017
Time: 4-7pm
Location: Blood Mobile, The Avia Club

Avia Open Mic Night

Date: August 16th, 2017
Time: 6:00-7:00pm
Location: Courtyard 5

Pre-Fourth of July Cookout!

June 28, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
4501 Pool
Traditional hamburgers, hot dogs, sides, and beer will served!

Midnight Brewery Tasting

May 4, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Building 11 Pool, Light refreshments will be served

Movie Night – Finding Dory

March 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

Unlax Loft above Fitness Club

Valentine’s Day Dessert Bar

February 13, 2017, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Club Avia

Pizza Party!

January 17, 2017 starting at 6:00 p.m.

Community Center

Fitness Club Grand Opening

December 16, 2016

Fitness Club

Holiday Party with Q Barbeque

December 7, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

Club Avia

Cocktail and Hors d’oeuvres Hour

November 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

Club Avia

An Evening with Chefs from Mezeh Mediterranean Grill

October 6, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

Community Center

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