Dominion Vitality Riverrock, the nation’s premier out of doors sports activities and music competition, introduced in the present day the total record of music acts acting at this 12 months’s competition. The 2023 lineup options nationwide and regional expertise taking the stage the weekend of Might 19-21 as Dominion Vitality Riverrock returns to Brown’s Island. The entire music and occasion schedule is now out there at www.RiverrockRVA.com, and registration for participatory sporting occasions is open as nicely.
Dominion Vitality Riverrock will open on Friday, Might 19 with participatory sporting occasions, together with the Belle Isle Blitz 5k-ish Path Run and the MTB Time Trial trip. The enjoyable continues Saturday with the Monsters of the James Fishing Match, James River Scramble (10kish), MTB Enduro trip, Kayak Boatercross, and SUP Cross. For the ultimate day of the competition folks can participate within the Bust the Banks Half Marathon or Down River Paddle. The Subaru Final Air Canine competitors, Picture Contest, and Video Contest will happen all through the weekend.
Kicking issues off on stage at 6:30 p.m. Friday night, Might 19, shall be The Nationwide Reserve, a beloved Brooklyn band whose music is a mixture of R&B, New Orleans funk, rock, and soul. They are going to be adopted by the Kitchen Dwellers, one of many competition’s headlining bands. The Montana quartet has amassed over 5 million streams and has been critically acclaimed nationally for his or her distinctive twist on bluegrass.
The lineup on Saturday, Might 20 showcases a number of native Richmond artists. Willie DE begins the afternoon leisure at 1:00 p.m. Flight Membership then takes the stage at 2:00 p.m. with a mixture of the music they grew up on, gritty blues, basic rock, and punk. Pharaoh Sistare brings again a mode paying homage to James Brown and Prince at 3:15 p.m and Erin & the Wildfire will deal with competition goers to their model of soul and indie-pop at 4:30 p.m. Sierra Hull would be the first headliner on Saturday. Hull made her Grand Ole Opry debut at age 10 and has continued to interrupt information and earn accolades all through the bluegrass neighborhood. She’s going to take the stage at 6:15 p.m. adopted by Neal Francis at 8:00 p.m. Francis’ new album Sentimental Rubbish has him touring throughout the nation showcasing his different indie hits. Sunday performances embrace Justin Golden, Cosmic Collective, and can wrap up with some high-octane Appalachian people from 49 Winchester. All performances at Dominion Vitality Riverrock are free and open to the general public.
“We’re very enthusiastic about this 12 months’s musical line up for Dominion Vitality Riverrock,” stated Stephen Lecky, Director of Occasions for Enterprise Richmond. “We really feel that this 12 months has a wealthy mixture of not solely native and nationwide acts, however quite a lot of types which are assured to attraction to all music followers. We’ve little doubt that these artists will improve the out of doors environment alongside the James River and are positive to be a spotlight of the competition.”
Dominion Vitality Riverrock Music Lineup
Friday, Might 19
Time – Band
6:30 p.m. The Nationwide Reserve
8:00 p.m. Kitchen Dwellers
Saturday, Might 20
Time – Band
1:00 p.m. Willie DE
2:00 p.m. Flight Membership
3:15 p.m. Pharaoh Sistare
4:30 p.m. Erin & the Wildfire
6:15 p.m. Sierra Hull
8:00 p.m. Neal Francis
Sunday, Might 21
Time – Band
1:00 p.m. Justin Golden
2:20 p.m. Cosmic Collective
3:40 p.m. 49 Winchester
Dominion Vitality Riverrock is open to the general public and is free to all spectators. For occasion registration and additional details about Dominion Vitality Riverrock 2023, please go to www.riverrockrva.com.
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