Friday Cheers

Save the Date!

Friday Cheers is a weekly summer concert series that brings some of the biggest up-and-coming artists to Brown’s Island along Downtown Richmond's riverfront every Friday in May and June at the best price for a family-friendly night of live music. Fun for all ages!

Presented by Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, Friday Cheers returns for its 38th season as Richmond’s longest running concert series showcasing some of the nation’s hottest touring bands and all-time regional favorites.

The only summer concert series held along the James River, Friday Cheers draws Richmonders to picturesque Brown’s Island every Friday in May and June. Over the years, Friday Cheers has hosted popular groups such as the Zac Brown Band, Tyler Childers, Snarky Puppy, The Head & the Heart and hundreds of others. Friday Cheers showcases emerging headliners - some of the best bands that you may not have heard of yet and attracts a wide-ranging audience from the very young to the young at heart. Twenty-something’s looking to mingle, young families and older adults all find common ground at Friday Cheers. This family-friendly event has been named Best Concert Series by Style Weekly and Richmond Magazine for many, many years running.

INTERESTED IN BEING A 2023 EVENT SPONSOR?

Please email contactus@venturerichmond.com for information on all sponsorship opportunities.

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