From the intimate indoor stages of The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts and Zeider’s American Dream Theatre, to the amped-up outdoor environment of Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater, the stages around Virginia Beach host some of the best concerts on the East Coast. With a lineup of star studded shows, this summer promises to be filled with music, dancing, and all around good vibes. Here’s where you can go to get in on the action.


Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater


Veterans Home Loans Amphitheater - Veterans Home Loans Amphitheater Summer Concert

As the premier outdoor concert venue in Virginia Beach, Live Nation’s Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater has a summer lineup that you won’t want to miss. The amphitheater setting provides the perfect atmosphere to get outside and enjoy the vibes of summer. You can choose between seats under the pavilion or opt for tickets on the lawn, where lawn chairs are available to rent.


Summer Lineup


Kenny Chesney (June 14)

Z104 SHAGGFEST (June 16)

Rascal Flatts (June 28)

Imagine Dragons (July 3)

Lauryn Hill (July 5)

Lynyrd Skynyrd (July 6)

Vans Warped Tour Presented by Journeys (July 12)

Chris Brown (July 13)

Dave Matthews Band (July 21)

Janet Jackson (July 29)

Counting Crows (August 7)

Wiz Khalifa (August 11)

Jason Aldean (August 19)


Sandler Center for the Performing Arts


Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is a 1,200 seat hall is a masterpiece of acoustical engineering that opened in 2007, and now brings acts from all over the world, including national recording artists, world-renowned symphonies and orchestras, and theatrical masterpieces. This summer brings an eclectic lineup that is throwing it back to a golden age of Rock n’ Roll.


Summer Lineup


Brian Setzer “Rockabilly Riot” Tour (June 19)

106.9 The Fox Presents: Ted Nugent (July 16)

Mary Chapin Carpenter (August 2)

Kansas (August 10)


Zeider’s American Dream Theater


Zeider’s American Dream Theater, in Town Center, is a professional non-profit theater that gives local writers, performers, and artists the perfect platform to inspire artistic expression of all varieties and has become an integral part of the local arts community. With a new, state-of-the-art two-theater facility due to be finished in October, the current, more intimate space is the perfect setting for a series of acoustic sets, presented by the Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music, that will be hitting their stages this summer.


Summer Lineup


Maurice Dickson (June 9)

Mitch Barrett (June 23)