“Ynot Wednesdays?” Concerts Begin June 1

Sandler Center Announces Eighth Annual Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

The eighth annual summer nights “Ynot Wednesdays?” Concert Series will take place 5 to 9 p.m. on the Sandler Center Outdoor Plaza from June 1 through Aug. 31.

Over the 14-week series, people will enjoy music ranging from rock to blues to Motown. Title sponsor Ynot Italian will be serving up delicious pizza, sandwiches, and gelato all season long. The Virginia Beach Farmers Market will have local farmers with fresh fruits, vegetables, and other homegrown items on the plaza. Don’t miss the Kids’ Art Cart, sponsored by the Sandler Center Foundation inside the Miller Studio Theatre where children can enjoy make-and-take activities during the event!

The Free Summer Concert Series has become a summer favorite of Hampton Roads residents and visitors. Guests can peruse the Artisan Market inside the Sandler Center lobby on June 1, July 5, & Aug. 3. For more information on the event, please visit www.sandlercenter.org/ynotwednesdays.

A portion of the proceeds will go to the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts Foundation, whose mission is to support arts education and enhance the programming at the Sandler Center.


June 1: Kaboombox (Variety)

June 8: Tidewater Drive (Motown + Soul)

June 15: Action Jackson (Pop Rock)

June 22: The Deloreans (’80s Hits)

June 29: Cover This (Variety)

July 6: Cheap Thrills (Top 40)

July 13: Breaking Brad (Pop Rock)

July 20: HM Johnson (Motown + Soul)

July 27: 10 Spot (Pop Rock)

August 3: The Fuzz Band (Funk + Top 40)

August 10: The Deloreans (’80s Hits)

August 17: Strictly Bizzness (Motown + Soul)

August 24: Buckshot (Country)

August 31: Party Fins (Jimmy Buffett)


About the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts opened on Nov. 3, 2007, and is professionally managed by Spectra Venue Management (spectraexperiences.com) formally Global Spectrum. With its soaring glass façade revealing the magnificent lobby, the grand staircase and glittering chandelier, Sandler Center beckons patrons from its location in the heart of Virginia Beach’s Town Center. With 1,300 seats, the Sandler Center is an adaptable, acoustically superb space suited for virtually every kind of live performance. In addition to performances for audiences of all ages, the Sandler Center enriches the life of the Virginia Beach community with arts education programs, including student matinees, in-school performances and master classes with renowned artists. To learn more about the Sandler Center, visit www.sandlercenter.org.