summer concerts in va beach

Last modified: June 5, 2018

Virginia Beach is all about the music. You can find a few concerts going on in the evening just by walking around the Virginia Beach Boardwalk! If you're in Virginia Beach, you are bound to run into a live show without even meaning to.

Keep reading to find some of the hottest summer concerts on the way that you can plan to attend! These concerts are big name stars that you won't want to miss.

Don't forget to check out the $20 tickets as a special offer that are only available April 30 - May 8, 2018. This offer is located at the bottom of the page.

Slayer

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheatre

When:  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Special Guests: Anthrax, Lamb of God, Behemoth, Testament

Hard rock fans will love this line-up for a night full of headbanging!

 

Z104 SHAGGFEST

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, June 16, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

Special Guests: N.E.R.D., Machine Gun Kelly, Madison Beer

Be sure to tune into Z104 (104.5 fm) to have your chance to win free tickets to this popular annual concert!

 

Rascal Flatts: Back To Us Tour 2018

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Thursday, June 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Special Guests: Dan + Shay, Carly Pearce

If a night of country is what you're looking for, be sure to get your tickets for this Virginia Beach concert!

 

Imagine Dragons: Evolve Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When:  Tuesday, July 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guest: Grace VanderWaal

Hear radio top hits like "Radioactive", "Whatever It Takes", "Thunder", "Next To Me", and so many more!

 

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Thursday, July 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Ms. Lauryn Hill invites everyone to join her to celebrate her 20 years of making music!

 

Lynard Skynard: Last of The Street Survivors Farewell Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When:  Friday, July 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Special Guests: Cheap Trick, 38 Special, Foghat

Join Lynard Skynard for their very last tour!

 

Vans Warped Tour Presented by Journeys

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Thursday, July 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am

Special Guests: 3oh!3, Bowling for Soup, Mayday Parade, Reel Big Fish, Simple Plan, The Maine, With Confidence, We the Kings, Assuming We Survive, Broadside, Capstan, Chase Atlantic, In Hearts Wake, Everytime I Die, Falling in Reverse, Story Untold, and so many more bands in the lineup!

This popular concert series starts in the morning, and for good reason! There are so many bands performing at the annual Vans Warped Tour to see! 

If you haven't attended a Vans Warped Tour, but want to, this is your last chance! This is the Vans Warped Tour's last year. 

 

Chris Brown Presents: Heartbreak on A Full Moon Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Friday, July 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: H.E.R., Rich The Kid

Rap and hip hop beats fill the ampitheater with this lineup!

 

Ted Nugent: Presented by 106.9 The Fox

Where: Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

When: Monday, July 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Experience an all-time favorite performer, Ted Nugent, who has performed over 6,500 shows during his popular career!

 

Chicago and REO Speedwagon

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Special Guest: Michael Tolcher

Enjoy classic rock songs at this Virginia Beach summer concert. 

 

Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson: Twins of Evil

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Friday, July 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

These two bands touring together is sure to be a show to see if you are a heavy rocker!

 

Dave Matthews Band

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, July 21, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

One of the most favorite concerts of the summer is the Dave Matthews Band concert. There's no doubt you'll be hearing some of their latest songs at this concert because DMB is releasing a new studio album in Summer 2018!

 

Janet Jackson: State of the World Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Sunday, July 29, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

This Jackson sister always puts on an amazing performance! See her live in Virginia Beach.

 

KIDZ BOP LIVE 2018

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, August 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Bring the whole family to this Virginia Beach concert! The hits of today will be played here all in a family friendly atmosphere and no naughty lyrics. Perfect concert for the little ones.

 

Pentatonix

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Sunday, August 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

This famous harmonious group will be bringing their top songs to this concert as well as their favorite songs from their new album, which drops in April 2018!

 

Counting Crows: 25 Years and Counting

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Tuesday, August 7, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Special Guest: Live

Join Counting Crows and special guest, Live, for a special night of music which celebrates their 25th year of making music.

 

Keith Urban: Graffiti U World Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Sunday, August 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Special Guests: Kelsea Ballerini

 

Live Nation Presents: Def Leppard & Journey

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Monday, August 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Check out these two popular bands play their greatest hits that made the 80s rock!

 

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band & Beth Hart

Where: Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

When: Saturday, August 4, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Are you a fan of blues-rock music? This concert is for you! 

 

Kansas

Where: Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

When: Friday, August 10, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

Kansas brings their classic songs to Virginia Beach like "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust In The Wind". They will also be playing other fan favorites, rare songs, and songs from their latest album. 

 

Godsmack and Shinedown

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, August 18, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: Red Sun Rising, Like a Storm

This rock filled night has four awesome performances! 

 

Jason Aldean: High Noon Neon Tour 2018

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Special Guests: Luke Combs, Lauren Alaina

Don't forget to wear your sundress and cowboy boots to this country concert!

 

G-EAZY - The Endless Summer Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, September 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Special Guests: Lil Uzi Vert, Ty Dolla $ign, YBN Nahmir, P-Lo, Murda Beatz

 

5 Seconds of Summer: Meet You There Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Sunday, September 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

 

Dierks Bentley: Mountain High Tour 2018

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Thursday, September 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: Brothers Osborne, LANCO

Hear live your favorite Dierks Bently songs like "What Was I Thinkin'", "Woman Amen", "Somewhere On A Beach" and more!

 

Deep Purple and Judas Priest

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, September 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: No special guests.

See these two bands co-headline in Virginia Beach. Bring the 70s and 80s to life with this hot show!

 

Zac Brown Band: Down the Rabbit Hole Live!

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Saturday, September 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: Darrell Scott, Mark O'Conner Band

Another popular night of country music takes over VA Beach!

 

Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker: Summer Plays On Tour

Where: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

When: Thursday, September 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guests: Russell Dickerson 

 

VENUE INFORMATION & PURCHASING TICKETS ONLINE

Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

Location: 

3550 Cellar Door Way, Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Phone number:

(757) 368-3000

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE: Click here to purchase tickets for a show at Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater.

 

Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

Location:

201 Market Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Phone number:

(757) 385-2787

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE: Click here to purchase tickets for a show at the Sandler Center.

 

There are tons of musical events going on in Virginia Beach. All are going to be full of excitement. Are you going to attend any of these shows? Which ones will you go to? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

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