Revelers gather in downtown Hampton for the Saturday night block party

Revelers gather in downtown Hampton for the Saturday night block party (Daily Press file photo)

 

The free event takes place April 23 through Sept. 3, 2011, along Queens Way in downtown Hampton. Party lasts 6-11 p.m. Here's the schedule:

April 23 Tonic with special guest Excess
April 30 Tidewater Drive Band
May 7 Snackbar Jones
May 14 Virginia Reggae Awards featuring Nature’s Child, United Souls and more
May 21 Tailgate Down
May 28 Sister Hazel with special guest Academy of Rock
June 3 (Fri) Blackbeard Festival featuring the Michael Clark Band
June 4 (Sat) B2B Band – The Jimmy Buffett tribute band
June 11 Jackmove
June 18 Butter
June 25 The DeLoreans
July 2 Slapwater
July 9 The Janitors
July 16 Bruce in the USA – Bruce Springsteen cover band
July 23 Strictly Bizzness
July 30 Hot Cakes
Aug. 6 Heather Edwards Band
Aug. 13 Rare Mixx
Aug. 20 Excess
Aug. 27 Vinyl Headlights
Sept. 3 Slapwater

*Begins at 3 P.M. – May 14 only.