Two Rock Concerts to Celebrate Summer in July

Listen to Lynyrd Skynyrd and punk rock at these two rock concerts.

There’s always a lot to do near Waypoint Apartments. Hampton Roads has lots of live entertainment events scheduled for July, including performances in almost every genre. If you’re a fan of rock music, clear your weekends for two rock concerts scheduled for the first half of the month. These rock concerts have lineups including a decades-old Southern rock favorite and a variety of punk rock bands. Don’t miss them!


Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour: July 6th

Lynyrd Skynyrd, famous for sweetening Alabama with its 1970s hit “Sweet Home Alabama” and more, is coming to Virginia Beach. Attend its Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour at the Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater. Starting in the 1960s, Lynyrd Skynyrd helped to popularize Southern rock. “Sweet Home Alabama” reached #8 on the US charts in 1974. The band’s other signature song, “Free Bird,” was also a 1974 hit, reaching the Top 40. Buy a ticket to listen to this great live performance.


Vans Warped Tour: July 12th

This is it: the Final Full Cross Country Tour comes to Virginia Beach on July 12. Listen to a variety of alt-rock and punk rock bands from around the country, including 3oh!3, Reel Big Fish, Simple Plan, Mayday Parade and Twiztid. The traveling Warped Tour has been playing across the U.S. since the summer of 1995, with Vans becoming the lead sponsor in 1996. Kevin Lyman, the founder of the production company 4Fini, Inc., announced that this will be the tour’s last year. Add this concert to your July calendar so you don’t miss its final run!


These are just two of the many live events near Waypoint Apartments. You can find even more live performances at great theaters near Hampton Roads. If you are looking for a new home near the entertainment action of southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina, contact us to schedule a tour today!

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