“Blue Crab Grass Festival” at James River Country Club

The end of summer is quickly approaching and the leaves are already falling. Here is a great way to get outside and enjoy an evening by the water. Sunday, August 26th, James River Country Club will host their second annual Blue Crab Grass Festival. You’ll enjoy an array of amazing seafood, live entertainment and great people.

Dinner will feature all-you-can-eat steamed hard shells, fried soft shells, chilled leg clusters, mussels and bourbon BBQ chicken. Sides include a summer salad, New England clam chowder, corn on the cob, watermelon and s’mores for dessert! Music is provided by the nationally acclaimed Bluegrass Artists, The Whiskey Rebellion.

This event is open to members and guests of members only. The festivities will take place by the beach from 6-9pm. Members are $40/person and non-members $45/person. Children (4-12) are $10 with 3 and under in free.
Club Championship Stroke Play Tournament Players are $10.
A full bar is available with Jack Daniel’s drink specials.

For more info, click here.

“First Fridays at HIP in Port Warwick”

Kick off your weekend with some fun festivities in Port Warwick! Beginning Friday, June 1, catch the cool kids at HIP for live music, fun food and outstanding artwork.

First Fridays will take place in and around HIP, located at 2170 William Styron Square S in Newport News. Enjoy an evening of live local musicians, foodies, artists and door prizes.

Stroll through the beautiful Port Warwick Square to participating restaurants and businesses for First Fridays Fun. This event is from 6-9pm and is free and open to the public. Come out and show some local love!

Check out all of the upcoming events and details by clicking here.

“Summer Concert Series with The Deloreans” at Port Warwick

Summer is right around the corner and with that comes lots of live music on the Peninsula! Wednesday May 23rd, dress in your best 80’s gear and dance the night away with The Deloreans.

The concert will begin promptly at 6pm. This event is kid/pet friendly and is free and open to the public. Feel free to bring your own chairs, blankets or even a picnic. Beer and wine are allowed. Free parking for the concerts is available in the Sentara parking lot.

Concerts are every Wednesday, 6-9pm from May 23 to August 29, 2018 (no concert July 4). For detailed info and the entire season’s schedule, click here.

The concert will take place rain or shine. Should weather conditions cause a cancellation, a decision will be made by 5:30pm and will be posted on the website and Facebook page.

“Air Power Over Hampton Roads” at Langley Air Force Base

BLE Langley celebrates it’s 102nd Anniversary at “Air Power Over Hampton Roads” May 18-20. In addition to a wide variety of aerial acts and show attractions, there will be amazing performances at the two Fly High Concerts, along with the best hospitality on the flight line at the ‘Raptor Roost’.

Enjoy free general admission with exciting air performers during the day and evenings. There will be live music Friday and Saturday as well as fun activities for children.

Friday night, the gates will open at 5pm with R&B Sensation, Fantasia performing at 6.30pm. Trace Adkins will take the stage Saturday at 5.30pm with Ryan Daniel opening. General viewing (unseated) for both concerts is free. Preferred seating is $25 in advance and $35 at the door.

In addition to over 15 air displays, there will be incredible fireworks and ground displays. Also, be sure to catch the ‘Shockwave’ Jet truck, with speeds pushing 300 mph, belching smoke and 50′ flames. The Shockwave Jet Truck will even race an airplane!

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

“Opening Weekend” at Paradise Ocean Club in Hampton

Warmer weather has finally arrived! What better way to celebrate than to enjoy great music by the bay? Friday, May 4th Slapnation will kick off Opening Weekend at Paradise Ocean Club.

Slapnation will take the stage at 6:30pm and rock the beach until 10:30pm. This highly popular band features nine of the most talented musicians around. You’ll enjoy an incredible four piece rhythm section, a three piece horn section and two outstanding vocalists.

Saturday, the celebration continues with a Cinco de Mayo party featuring live music. Brian Sewell will perform from 12pm-3pm and Aaron Firestone will take the stage from 3pm-7pm. Sunday, enjoy live music by Kevin Brinson and Snackbar Jones.

Paradise Ocean Club is your one-stop destination for summer fun and relaxation. The beach club offers full service catering, a private beach, Olympic-size pool, Tiki Bar, cabanas, a fast-serve food bar and a massive stage for local and national music.

Private cabanas are available for rent Monday-Friday (except Holidays) for $100. Weekend rentals are $250. Annual family memberships are available for $500 and single annual memberships are $250. Daily entry is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 18 and under. Membership discounts are offered for Fort Monroe residents and retired or active-duty military.

For detailed info on all of the summer fun, click here.

“Preview Party at Paradise Ocean Club”

Mark your calendars now for the most anticipated preview party of the year! Sunday, April 29th, grab all of your friends and head out to Paradise Ocean Club in Hampton.

Enjoy outstanding views all around, great customer service and live music. The Deloreans will take the stage from 3-7pm. The beach club will officially open for the season Friday, May 4th at 11am with live music by Slapnation at 6.30pm.

The Deloreans are well-known for their energetic performances and stellar 80’s gear. This event is from 12-7pm

For more info, click here.

“Good Shot Judy Rocks Waypost Week” in Williamsburg

Friday, March 23rd, kick off the 2-year anniversary weekend party at The Virginia Beer Company. Enjoy great beer, an awesome crowd and a swingin’ set by Good Shot Judy.

The Virginia Beer Company is celebrating with beers & cheers and their friends at Good Shot Judy with a beer garden concert from 6-9pm. FoodaTude food truck will be onsite and there will be an awesome lineup of small batch beers tapped to prepare everyone for the weekend of celebrations.

The Waypost Week 2-Year Anniversary Party will take place Saturday from 12-10pm and the Waypost Week Hangover Brunch will be Sunday at 12pm. A weekend full of epic proportions indeed.

For more info and to purchase tickets for events throughout the weekend, click here.

 

“Good Shot Judy” at Boathouse Live

Friday, February 23rd, prepare to shake, rattle and roll all night long to the sounds of Good Shot Judy.

Good Shot Judy is a Virginia-based band specializing in classic vocal jazz entertainment, always bringing the swing and the swagger. This highly popular band is known for delivering top-notch classic vocal jazz and recreating the classic nightclub entertainment feel of Las Vegas in its prime. Think Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Count Basie, glitz and glamour.

Boathouse Live is the perfect venue for this lively group, with lots of space to tear up the dance floor. This event is from 9pm-12am. General admission is $5, VIP is $10.

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