“Blues, Brews & BBQ” at Riverwalk Landing

Blues, Brews & BBQ returns to Yorktown Saturday, May 5th. Sample over 25 different craft beers, enjoy some amazing BBQ, and listen to the best Blues musicians in Hampton Roads.

At 12:30pm, The Jukes will deliver an entertaining performance steeped in swing, boogie, and down-home blues. Then, at 3:30pm, the Michael Clark Band will take the mic to blend the Blues with a little soul, rock and jazz.

New to the event this year is a wine garden, which is included in admission. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Proceeds Benefit the York Foundation for Public Education. This event is from 12-6pm.

For detailed info and to purchase tickets online, click here.

“Shrimpfest 2018” at Port Warwick

Friday, May 4th, get ready to party for a great cause! The Rotary Club of Newport News and Hampton Roads Event Rentals present Shrimpfest 2018. Enjoy amazing food, music and great company.

Admission includes food, drinks, a DJ and dancing. Dinner includes giant peel-and-eat shrimp, BBQ , sides, craft beer and wine. Featured beers are El Guapo IPA, Vienna Lager, Devil’s Backbone, Larry’s Lemonade, St. George Brewery, Bold Rock Hard Cider, Shock Top and Bud Light.

This is their primary annual fundraiser and ALL proceeds are given back to local charities. Last year, more than $25,000  was distributed back into our community for organizations such as the Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, Free Clinic, Operation Cat Snip and many, many others. This event will take place at Port Warwick from 5.30-9pm.

For detailed info and to purchase tickets, click here.

“Blue, Brews, and BBQ Festival” at Riverwalk

Saturday, May 6th, ‘Blues, Brews and BBQ’ returns to Historic Yorktown for the Fourth Annual Festival on the River. Enjoy down-home blues musicians, incredible microbrew, outstanding BBQ, and other gourmet foods for purchase. This event takes place in Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown by the water.

Beautiful surroundings, great crowd and a wonderful time, all for a great cause. Proceeds will benefit The York Foundation for Public Education. Tasting tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. You may bring blankets or chairs for the designated seating area. No outside alcohol, coolers will be checked upon entry. This event is from 12-6pm.

For more info and to purchase tickets, visit villageevents.org.