Get your dancing shoes ready, and check out the lineup for the Coastal Virginia Bluegrass and Brew Festival.

Some of the best bluegrass bands in the country will be performing at this year's annual event. The emphasis is on the leading ladies of bluegrass this year, each having made their own mark on the genre. Add in some of your favorite breweries, distilleries, and cideries, and you've got the makings of a great festival!

bluegrass band

Courtesy of Summer Brooke and the Mountain Faith Band

Event Details

  • WHEN: January 24-26, 2020 | Times vary by day.
  • WHERE: The American Theatre | 125 East Mellen Street | Hampton, VA
  • TICKETS: $35 per person | $50 per person for preferred seating | Available for purchase online here.
  • PARKING: FREE surface parking lot

band, musicians

Courtesy of The Loose Strings Band

Each day will feature a different headlining bluegrass band with some powerhouse female leads. Grammy Award winner Rhonda Vincent kicks it all off on Friday evening. Summer Brooke and the Mountain Faith Band will be performing Saturday night, and Sunday afternoon will be devoted to the "Ladies of the Crooked Road" with The Loose Strings Band and Erynn Marshall and Carl Jones.

A ticket is required for every person attending each performance, regardless of age. 

beers, Oozlefinch brewery

Courtesy of Oozlefinch Beers and Blending

Participating breweries and distilleries will have craft beers and spirits for sale at each performance, so come thirsty! Regional favorites include Bull Island Brewing Company, Oozlefinch Beers and Blending, Sly Clyde Ciderworks, and more.


Courtesy of Bull Island Brewing

For more information, including a full list of participating bands and breweries, check out the official event website. Tickets are on sale now, so get yours before they sell out.

Will you be buying tickets for this rollicking annual bluegrass festival? Which band are you most excited to see? Let us know in the comments!