Hampton Roads, VA is home of the largest military bases in the USA. Virginia Beach, the largest resort city on the east coast is hosting The Patriotic Festival—A Military Celebration to honor our armed forces personnel and their families.
PATRIOTIC FESTIVAL celebrates THE MILITARY at The Virginia Beach Oceanfront for three days of National Touring Artists Concerts, along with Military Display & Demos and a three day Oceanfront Air Show featuring The Blue Angels. Be a part of this salute to our troops, serving now and in the past. A salute and celebration of our military! Remember the men and women of the United States Military and Armed Forces for their heroism and the sacrifices they make for Americans.
America’s most popular artists have performed at the Patriotic Festival, such as RASCAL FLATTS, LYNYRD SKYNYRD, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, MICHAEL MCDONALD, SINBAD, WAYNE NEWTON, TEMPTATIONS, FOUR TOPS, HUEY LEWIS, SUGAR RAY, BIG & RICH, GRETCHEN WILSON, SUGARLAND, BRIAN MCKNIGHT, TRAVIS TRITT, GARY ALLEN, ZAC BROWN BAND, DAVID COOK, & MATT NATHANSON, UNCLE KRACKER, DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES, JASON ALDEAN , THE McCLYMONTS, STEEL PULSE, DARIUS RUCKER, BEACH BOYS, and ROBIN MEADE. The Patriotic Festival is the largest regional Military Celebration and is the City of Va. Beach’s primary event of the summer season. Below you can view images from Patriotic Festivals in 2005, 2006, 2007,2008,2009, 2010 and 2011.