Ashland Coffee and Tea is the Center of the Universe’s original coffee shop. We offer a blend your own tea bar, a place to eat delicious meals all day long, wireless internet connection, and on-site book exchange.  And of course, the best live music you can find in Virginia!


Join us most Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays in our intimate “Listening Room” for an evening of Americana, bluegrass, folk, blues, jazz, pop — you never know what we’ll have on tap with our wide range of performers.  Don’t miss “Homegrown Wednesday” featuring local Virginia talent,  or the “Songwriter’s Showdown”, a songwriting and vocal performance competition every Tuesday!


The March calendar

Feb 25, 2015

you can print it!

Jeff Beatman returns for special Children’s Shows

Feb 2, 2015

shows are scheduled for 11 am on: February 12 & 26 March 12 April 9 & 23 and May 14 & 28

Book signing with Tyler Scott

Jan 20, 2015

Join Richmond author Tyler Scott for a book signing on February 21, 2015 from 10 am until 2 pm. In 1979 Tyler Scott graduated from Kenyon College and left the States to travel the world— much to her parents chagrin. She flew to New Zealand and Australia, then spent a year crewing on sailboats in the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. After a year, tired of sailing, she settled down in the Seychelles where she lived until they had a coup d’état. She flew home in 1982. Her high school, Chatham Hall,...