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Virginia Beach Patriotic Festival

5th Street at the Boardwalk

The Patriotic Festival celebrates our Armed Forces with three days of concerts and military displays at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.  Being home to one of the largest concentrations of military installations in the United States, Hampton Roads is proud of its military heritage. 

What are the 2017 dates?

The 2017 even starts on June 2nd and finished on June 4th.

Where is the festival located?

The concerts will be at 5th Street and the oceanfront.  Military displays and exhibits will be from 15th Street to 20th Street, Friday - Sunday.

Who is performing at the Patriotic Festival?

  • Friday, June 2, 2017 - Old Dominion, Chris Young, and Bobby Bones
  • Saturday, June 3, 2017 - Darius Rucker, Sam Hunt, and Canaan Smith
  • Sunday, June 4, 2017 - Jake Owen

All events are free and open to the public.

This Virginia Beach attraction is one of the most popular things to do at the boardwalk during the summer. With some of the hottest bands in rock/country, it's a great way to honor the men and women who serve our great military.

VIP Tickets are available for purchase.  Purchasing a VIP Ticket ensures you the best views of the concert. These tickets range from $50-$75.

Visit the Patriotic Festival's website if you would like to purchase VIP Tickets. You'll find the link to that website at the top of this page. 

Last Update: April 11, 2017

Price range: 
Wheelchair accessible
Start Date: 
Friday, June 2, 2017 to Sunday, June 4, 2017