Virginia has a number of night clubs and venues where live music is played. You will hear everything from jazz, rock, punk, hip-hop, country and many more. Here are some of the great entertainment venues you will find in Virginia.
Birchmere Music Hall
It is a 500 seat dinner theater style Music Hall situated in Alexandria, Virginia. It offers a wide range of musical performances from folk and jazz to gospel. The hall is booked on a first come first serve basis. It has a full service kitchen and a bar. Food mainly include bar food like sandwiches and salads. People of all ages can come and have a good time here. There is a band stand where special performances are being held. There is a special area allocated for dance-oriented shows.
Paramount Theater and the Jefferson Theater
These are located on Charlottesville’s historic Downtown Mall. Paramount Theater and Jefferson Theater are historic venues that host a number of music shows of all types. The Paramount Theater was opened in 1931 and the Jefferson Theater in 1912. Both the theaters underwent renovation recently. These historic sites are worth visiting.
The State Theatre
This is a live music venue in Northern Virginia where you will get to hear blues, reggae and jam bands. Full service dining facility is available. The hall can be rented for private parties as well.
Barns at Wolf Trap
This music venue is built using two 18th century barns. It is a unique venue for indoor concerts. There is arrangement for 284 people on the larger barn. The smaller barn is used as a reception. It’s a great place to enjoy comedy, cabaret, folk, jazz and country music.
Virginia is a place for music lovers. There are hundreds of bars and pubs where you will find live performances. However, the venues just mentioned are very special.