About Andrew Cothern

Andrew Cothern is a media professional in Richmond, Virginia. He has written for a variety of publications and websites in the area, including the Richmond Times-Dispatch, TimesDispatch.com, Style Weekly, Richmond.com, WRIC 8News, inRich.com, Virginia Business, The Richmond Scene, GayRVA, River City Rapids and many others. A certified music nut, Cothern is the founder and editor of RVAPlaylist.com, a music site that focuses on the local music scene in Richmond.

West Virginia White Water Rafting Adventures

Looking for excitement? Feel the rush of adventure (and water) sweeping over you as you relive those “Deliverance” moments and navigate the danger and wonders of West Virginia white water rafting. West Virginia is known as “America’s Best Whitewater”. There are multiple rivers to choose from … Continue reading

Richmond’s Best Dessert Restaurants

For many, dessert is the most important dish of the day. Luckily, finding the perfect treat to satisfy your sweet tooth isn’t a problem when visiting the River City. From cakes and ice cream to designer doughnuts, Richmond offers an incredible range of all-too-tempting treats. … Continue reading

River City Virginia: A Beginner’s Guide to Richmond

The Capital of the Confederacy and home to some of the most beautiful historic buildings around, Richmond, Virginia is famous for its abundant local history and culture. Otherwise known as RVA, or the River City, Richmond also offers a thriving music scene, a vibrant arts … Continue reading