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Final Music in the Park of the Season on Sunday

Change of acts for tonight’s Music in the Park

3rd Wave has had to bow out due to illness in the band – Sorry!!! BUT…… This Sunday evening we have a fantastic Ska band, 808, playing in the Park. Ska was/is an early developmental form of reggae. 808 comprises members of Fighting Gravity and several area jazz combos. It promises to be a fun, light […]

3rd Wave crashing on the shores of Forest Hill Park

Classic Surf Rock Sounds  from 3rd Wave to delight the Wave & River Runner in all of us! Relax and achieve ‘Pono” this Sunday in the Park!! All your surf rock faves played in a super mellow setting!!

3rd Wave rescheduled for 9/29

The Taters rock Forest Hill Park Tonight

We all survived Tropical Storm Andrea now let’s throw down at Music in the Park with one of RVA’s most beloved bands – The Taters.

Mother’s Day Square Dance in Forest Hill Park

Music in the Park’s tireless effort to always bring you something different, fun and family friendly they present The Beer Ticks w/Grant Hunnicut in a Square Dance free for all in Forest Hill Park!!


Music in the Park lineup revealed

Last Music in the Park of the season on Sunday and it’s Hawaiian

This week we have Hawaiian guitar music provided by the Broad Street Ramblers. Hopefully you learned to Hula last week at the Folk Fest and you can bring your mad skills to the Park this Sunday at 5pm. The Broad Street Ramblers are led by Gregg Kimball, noted musical historian with the Virginia State Library […]

Music in the Park cancelled

I’m sure many of you had already made the assumption but now it’s official. The 3rd Wave performance scheduled for tonight has been canceled. The Weather Gods don’t like Surf Rock is what we’ve learned. Final Music in the Park scheduled for OCT 21st. with The Broad Street Ramblers playing some Hawaiian music

Re-scheduled Music in the Park on Sunday

Just a quick reminder that the rescheduled Music in the Park from August is this Sunday 10/7 5-7pm. 3rd Wave brings their exciting surf rock sounds to the Park and we are ALL the winners. Surfaris, The Ventures, Dick Dale, The Searchers, Jan and Dean - You remember the sounds, now come and do the wipeout […]

Blue Line Highway play Forest Hill Park on Sunday

Locals playing locally as part of the Music in the Park series, can’t beat that. Due to diminishing sunlight the band starts an hour earlier (5 – 7 pm) than previous Music in the Park concerts. Weather looks perfect for the show. Two more Music in the Park shows left after Blue Line, 3rd Wave […]

Surf Rock crashes ashore at Forest Hill Park on Sunday

The Third Wave is a local surf rock band and they are playing for free this Sunday from 6pm – 8pm as part of the ongoing Music in the Park series. Always a great time to catch up with neighbors and enjoy the park. The last two band in the series will be Blue Line Hwy – […]

Music in the Park

Cloudy skies and a few sprinkles didn’t keep the crowd away from Bio Ritmo in Forest Hill park last night. If you took some photos to share please let us know in the comments. The next music in the park is Skydog -(Allman Bros.Tribute)  on June 17th.

What’s going down in H&H

A round-up of events that are going on in our hood over the next week or so. Add yours here. The official must do event of the weekend is:  Music in the Park with Bio Ritmo. Forest Hill Neighborhood Association Meeting; Patrick Henry School Board Meeting; Southampton Citizens Association meeting; Kings & Wings; Antiques in Manchester; […]

Music in the Park schedule released

I hear that there is a little music festival on Brown’s Island this weekend called Shadrock but we on the Southbank give away our music for free throughout the summer. Music in the Park takes place at Forest Hill Park and the schedule has been released so get out the calendar and mark the dates.

Season Finale Of Music In The Park

This Sunday from 5-7 p.m. will be the final Music in the Park of the Season. By popular demand we have the Faculty Lounge Lizards – the pride and joy of Maggie Walker Governor’s School.

Music In The Park Sunday

This Sunday, September 18th, is the make up show for Southern Blues, whose gig on 8/21 was rained out. Music kicks off at 5 and wraps up at 7 right outside the old stone house in Forest Hill Park. Music in the Park’s last show is on October 9th with The Faculty Lounge Lizards (old-school […]

Music – Park – Sunday – Be There

This Sunday, September 11th, Music in the Park features The Circuit Riders.Next Sunday, September 18th, is the make up show for Southern Blues (whose gig on 8/21 was rained out.) Both bands will be rocking the Stone House (well the outside anyway) from 5-7 p.m. Please note that this is an earlier start time than […]

Reggae Rhythms Rock the Park on Sunday

June’s edition of Music In the Park. Just in time for Father’s Day we have one of Virginia’s premier Reggae outfits – The Session Rockers. Hailing from Va. Beach, they play a very rootsy style of reggae deeply indebted to the Roots Rockers style of the 1970s. Very organic and very good. They are playing […]

NO BS Brass Band Slideshow

NO BS in the Park on Sunday

The first Music in the Park kicks off at 6 p.m. with No BS Brass Band. Get out there and support this great event and band.

Music in the Park Starting Up Soon

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Music In The Park On Sunday

Good news for those that were rained out. Music In The Park is rescheduled for Sunday the 17th, 4pm-6pm at the usual spot, near the Stone House in Forest Hill Park. The band is Os Magrelos – Brazillian Jazz! (They were originally scheduled for 10/3.) This is the final concert of 2010. Enjoy.

Music in the Park Finale on Sunday

From Todd Ranson; GOSH -How long has it been since you heard a fantastic Reggae Band for free in an outdoor setting? Well the wait is over. This Sunday 10/3 from 5pm – 7pm SESSION ROCKERS hit the stage in Forest Hill Park. Editor update 10/1: Due to an illness Session Rockers have been replaced […]

Music in the Park for Sept. & Oct.

There were some change to the last Music in the Park performer, updated schedule below.

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