by Casey | Posted on February 21st, 2013
Does the cold weather have you down? Head to one of these fun Virginia venues to enjoy live music or a little bit of dancing. It’s the perfect way to shake the winter blahs and get hyped for spring.
Hampton’s Marker 20 is a casual seafood restaurant in the Arts District, but Friday nights heat up with local and regional acts.
Looking for bigger names in music? Head to Phase 2 in Lynchburg where the likes of Orgy, Colt Ford, John Michael Montgomery and Corey Smith have been known to play.
Donk’s Theater in Mathews is the country music lover’s place to be. Called “Virginia’s Little Ole Opry,” Donk’s offers a lively show every other Saturday night.
- Canal Club, Richmond
- Luckie’s, Hampton
- Peabody’s NightClub, Virginia Beach
- Skinifatz Nightspot, Lorton
- three., Charlottesville – Thursday-Saturday dance parties
Learn to Dance
If you’ve ever wanted to learn country line dancing, check out The Banque in Norfolk where the lessons are free every Wednesday through Friday night. Already know how? Go join the fun and shake what your mama gave ya.
Watch for your favorite national artist to arrive at Virginia’s larger indoor venues:
- John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville
- Roanoke Civic Center, Roanoke
- Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach
- The Birchmere, Alexandria
- The National, Richmond
- The NorVA, Norfolk
- The Barns at Wolf Trap, Vienna
Go get your groove on and warm up for the great spring ahead. Find more nightlife at Virginia.org.
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