Blues, Brews and BBQ in Yorktown
Saturday May 1, 2021
Online ticket sales for Yorktown’s Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival are onsale here: www.villageevents.org.
Sample more than 30 different craft beers, dig into some amazing BBQ (available for purchase), and listen as some of the best Blues musicians in Hampton Roads and beyond take the stage at Riverwalk Landing. This year’s Blues, Brews & BBQ promises to be the best yet! The music will begin with our first event shift and continues until the conclusion of the second event shift. Bobby BlackHat hosts the BlackHat Blues Blast, featuring Bobby BlackHat, Cole & Maryann Delta Blues, On The Verge, and Fade to Blue. This show will deliver blends and influences of Chicago, Memphis, Piedmont, and Delta style blues along with a little Gospel into a toe tappin’, finger poppin’, hip shakin’ blues experience. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door (if available).
There are two event shifts this year to adhere to the capacity guidelines. First shift is 11am to 2:30pm and then 3:30pm to 7pm. Choose shift when purchasing tickets. This is a closed ticketed only event. Everyone must purchase a ticket to enter the event area. There will be NO non-drinking tickets available this year. All persons entering the event area must have a face mask covering both nose and mouth. Masks can be removed to eat or drink.
This year’s participating breweries:
Alewerks Brewing Company
Bull Island Brewing Company
Golden Road Brewing
Blue Point Brewery
Caiseal Beer & Spirits Co.
Devils Backbone Brewing Company
Elysian Brewing St. George Brewing Company
That Damn Mary Brewing Company
The Original Larry’s Hard Lemonade Brewing Co.
Tradition Brewing Company
Where to Park
Free parking is available in the two-level parking terrace on Water Street, the York-Poquoson Courthouse, the County Administration Building, York Hall, and other designated public lots throughout town. The free Yorktown Trolley will run from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., with several convenient stops throughout town.
Due to the nature of the COVID-19 pandemic—all York County sponsored and partner community events are subject to postponement or cancellation. This includes changes to dates, times, and locations.
Every year, the proceeds benefit the York Foundation for Public Education.