Flying Squirrels: The Flying Squirrels are in town through Sunday with “In-Your-Face” fireworks after the games on Thursday and Saturday. 6:35 p.m. Thursday at The Diamond, 3001 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd. $8-$16. (804) 359-3866 or www.squirrelsbaseball.com.
Flowers After 5: An evening of music from Center Stage with food and drink for sale. 5-9 p.m. at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave. $8-$13; free for members. (804) 262-9887 or www.lewisginter.org.
Movies in the Park: Catch a screening of the Transformers movie “Bumblebee” at Summer Hill Park, Lambert and Castlewood avenues. Activities begin at 8 p.m.; the movie starts at 8:30 p.m., or when it gets dark. Blankets or chairs are welcome. Free. www.richmondgov.com.
The Crooked Road plays Appalachian and roots music at Dogwood Dell, 7:30 p.m. at 600 S. Arthur Ashe Blvd. Free. Call (804) 646-1031 for more information or rain dates. www.richmondgov.com/parks.
C.S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters: A theatrical production that brings the C.S. Lewis character Screwtape, a “senior temptor in hell,” to life. 4 p.m. at Carpenter Theatre, Dominion Energy Center, 600 E. Grace St. $41-$91. etix.com or (800) 514-3849.
Rocketts Red Glare: The two-day pro-beach volleyball tournament that ends with fireworks over the James River returns to Richmond. Volleyball matches will begin at 8 a.m. at Rocketts Landing, 4400 E. Main St.; site will remain open until 10 p.m. Fireworks around 9:15 p.m. Thursday. Free to the public; VIP passes available, $35 and up. www.rockettsredglare.com.