Looking for live music this month in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains?

There are lots of exciting concerts and festivals on the calendar that will feature a variety of unique musical sounds and styles.

Spend a summer night enjoying a show at an outdoor venue, such as the Daleville Town Center & Performance Pavilion, or get tickets for an intimate venue like The Spot on Kirk or Harvester Performance Center.

You’ll also find live music in abundance at our many local breweries and wineries in Virginia’s Blue Ridge!

To get more familiar with the artists performing in the region this month, subscribe to our VBR Music Scene playlist on Spotify. It’s updated every month to reflect upcoming shows and this month’s version has over two hours of songs from bands you can see in person in Virginia’s Blue Ridge during the month of August! Check out our visitvbr Spotify profile to find other unique playlists that highlight the local music scene.


As you can hear, it’s a great month for live music in Virginia’s Blue Ridge! Here are a few of the biggest events to add to your calendar:

  • Cube Fest 2017 - Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech | August 3-6
  • Craig Campbell on the Market - Salem Farmers Market | August 4
  • Jimmy Herring & The Invisible Whip - Jefferson Center | August 5
  • Graham Nash - Harvester Performance Center | August 6
  • The Black Jacket Symphony - Berglund Center | August 10
  • Black Dog Beach Music Festival - Chateau Morrisette | August 12
  • Country Current - U.S. Navy Bluegrass Band - Elmwood Park | August 16
  • Town Mountain & Grizzly Goat - Martin’s Downtown Bar & Grill | August 19
  • Mipso - Jefferson Center - August 24
  • Moccasin Creek at Roanoke Wing Fest - Dr Pepper Park at The Bridges | August 26
  • Jacob Davis at BOCO BBQ & Country Music Festival - Daleville Town Center | August 26
  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra - Symphony Under the Stars: At the Movies! - Elmwood Park | August 26

These are just a few of the concerts taking place during August! Visit our Events Calendar for a complete list of things happening in the region and take a look at our Music page to learn more about our unique local music venues and history.

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