Which concerts are you going to this month in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains?

There are awesome bands and artists performing throughout December at our great selection of local breweries and music venues.

You can sing along to your favorite holiday tunes, dance to amazing jazz, jam out to rock and funk, and marvel at the array of local musical talent in Virginia’s Blue Ridge.

Our VBR Music Scene Spotify Playlist offers nearly four hours of music by artists performing in the region this month. It’s a great way to discover new music and find out which bands you want to see in concert this December!



Make sure to subscribe to the playlist and also follow our visitvbr Spotify account to check out other unique playlists that feature the local music scene. This month is the perfect time to subscribe to our Happy Holidays playlist!

Here are some of the major concerts on the calendar for the month:

  • Steep Canyon Rangers - Jefferson Center - December 1
  • Delbert McClinton with The Nighthawks - Harvester Performance Center - December 2
  • Sunny Ledfurd - Martin’s Downtown Bar & Grill - December 2
  • The Mountain Goats with Jenny Besetzt - Harvester Performance Center - December 4
  • Amanda Anne Platt & the Honeycutters with Town Mountain - Harvester Performance Center - December 7
  • Bryan Elijah Smith - Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage - December 8
  • Hayley Jane & The Primates - 5 Points Music Sanctuary - December 8
  • The Seldom Scene - Harvester Performance Center - December 8
  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra with Michael Lynche - Holiday Pops! - Salem Civic Center - December 8Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech - December 9
  • Black Mountain Revival - The Phoenix - December 9
  • Granger Smith - Sidewinders Steakhouse & Saloon - December 13
  • Thorp Jenson - Spot on Kirk - December 14
  • Stanley Jordan with Brandon Niederauer - 5 Points Music Sanctuary - December 15
  • Tyler Hammond - Sidewinders Steakhouse & Saloon - December 15-16
  • Corey Hunley - Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage - December 16
  • Scotty McCreery - Harvester Performance Center - December 17
  • Keith & Kristyn Getty - Berglund Center - December 19
  • Jim Brickman - Berglund Center - December 20
  • Tim Reynolds - Harvester Performance Center - December 22
  • Ryan Greer - Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage - December 23
  • Low Low Chariot - Blue 5 - December 23
  • Disco Risque - Martin’s Downtown Bar & Grill - December 27
  • South Hill Banks & Kendall Street Company - 5 Points Music Sanctuary - December 31

The above list is only a sampling of this month’s performances and calendars. Visit our Events Calendar for a complete list of upcoming events and check out our Music page for more information about local music venues and other unique spots to visit.

For other resources on things happening in Virginia’s Blue Ridge this month, take a look at our blog posts on 2017 Holiday Events and 20 Events to Check Out this December.