We’re dancing all November with the incredible live music in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains!

It’s the time of year when the nightlife scene takes center stage as the local bars and music venues offer performances and concerts nearly every night of the week, featuring a broad range of musical styles and bands.

With so many great concert halls and stages, Virginia’s Blue Ridge is a popular stop for musicians from around the country, as well as international artists.

This month’s calendar includes performances from well-known artists like Amos Lee, Alabama, Yo-Yo Ma, The Magpie Salute, Justin Moore, Mannheim Steamroller, Pokey LaFarge, and many more!

You can get a sampling of the live music you’ll find in Virginia’s Blue Ridge by subscribing to our VBR Music Scene Playlist on Spotify! This month’s edition includes over four hours of tunes from bands who are performing in the region.


Don’t forget to check out our visitvbr Spotify channel for more unique playlists that showcase the local music culture.

The following is a list of some of the major concerts on the calendar for November 2017:

  • Amos Lee - Jefferson Center - November 1
  • Alabama & The Marshall Tucker Band - Berglund Center - November 2
  • Jamie McLean Band & Wild Adriatic - Martin’s - November 3
  • Stimulator Jones - The Phoenix - November 4
  • 50th Anniversary Vietnam War Commemorative Concert - Salem Civic Center - November 5
  • Yo-Yo Ma & Kathryn Scott - Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech - November 5
  • World Music Ensemble - Hollins University - November 5
  • Postmodern Jukebox - Berglund Center - November 7
  • Nik Greeley & The Operators and West End Blend - Martin’s - November 8
  • The Black Jacket Symphony - Berglund Center - November 9
  • The Magpie Salute - Harvester Performance Center - November 9
  • Chris Knight - Harvester Performance Center - November 10
  • Dead Winter Carpenters - 5 Points Music Sanctuary - November 12
  • STOMP - Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech - November 12
  • Russell Dickerson - Sidewinders Steakhouse & Saloon - November 15
  • Michale Graves - The Vatican Bistro & Venue - November 15
  • Justin Moore & Dylan Scott - Salem Civic Center - November 16
  • Chris Ross & The North with Morgan Wade - Spot on Kirk - November 16
  • Mannheim Steamroller - Salem Civic Center - November 17
  • Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line - 5 Points Music Sanctuary - November 17
  • Zach Deputy - Martin’s - November 17
  • Kyle Forry & Justin Arnett - Blue 5 - November 18
  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra Presents Classical Genius: Mendelssohn & Mozart - Jefferson Center - November 18-19
  • Seph Custer - Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage - November 19
  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra Presents Hallelujah - Handel’s Messiah - Jefferson Center - November 28
  • The Hackensaw Boys - Harvester Performance Center - November 30
  • Pokey LaFarge - Jefferson Center - November 30

Visit our Music section to find out more about local venues and other unique musical experiences in Virginia’s Blue Ridge and take a look at our Events Calendar for a complete list of upcoming events.

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