5th Annual “Ynot Wednesdays?” Summer Concert Series at the Sandler Center

13 free outdoor concerts are scheduled every Wednesday June through August from 5 to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

(Virginia Beach) — The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is excited to announce the fifth annual “Ynot Wednesdays?” Summer Concert Series. Over the 13-week concert series, local and regional bands will perform on the Sandler Center Outdoor Plaza every Wednesday from 5 to 9 p.m.  This year’s scheduled performers feature genres ranging from Motown to Current Pop to Rocking Country, and even 80s music.


For the fourth straight year, the Virginia Beach Farmers Market will be a joining us on the Plaza as local farmers set up their fresh fruits, vegetables, and other homegrown items. Our Title Sponsor “Ynot Pizza & Italian Cuisine” will be on hand every week providing pizza, cheese steaks, gelato and more! Sinclair Stations is also back as our radio sponsor and on the Plaza each week with games, giveaways, and fun for the entire family.


Proceeds from the sale of beverages and VIP tables will benefit the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts Foundation’s ACCESS the ARTS program that seeks to support arts education and enhance the programming at the Sandler Center. To date, 2,570 students have been sent to attend performances at the Sandler Center through money raised at “Ynot Wednesdays?”. The Foundation’s goal is to send 5,000 students from Title I schools throughout Hampton Roads to a matinee performance each year. 


Visit www.sandlercenter.org/ynotwednesdays for more information about the “Ynot Wednesdays?” Summer Concert Series.


2013 YNot Wednesdays Line-up




June 5

The Janitors

Rock Variety

June 12

Cheap Thrills

Rock & Pop

June 19

The Hark

Rock Variety

June 26

Rock Star Parking

Rock & Pop

July 3

The Deloreans

80s Hits

July 10

The Seth Stainback Band

Southern Blend

July 17

Strictly Bizzness


July 24

Snackbar Jones

Rock Variety

July 31

Borderline Crazy

Pop Variety

August 7

Guava Jam


August 14

The Cody Austin Band

Rocking Country

August 21

Rich Whiskey

Rock, Dance, Pop

August 28

Party Fins &
The Incognito Brothers

Buffett Tribute;
Blues and R&B


The Sandler Center Free Summer Concert Series will run every Wednesday starting June 5 through Aug. 28 from 5 to 9 p.m.  Performers and performance dates are subject to change.  For more information about the series, visit www.sandlercenter.org/ynotwednesdays.