Pocahontas Premieres is a concert series hosted at Pocahontas State Park's spacious amphitheatre.
Unless otherwise noted, Pocahontas Premieres events take place rain or shine. Some events are free except for a $5 parking fee. See descriptions below for details. Otherwise, tickets purchased in advance cover parking and are only $10. Save money and buy a season ticket for only $60. Tickets bought on the day of show are $10 plus a $5 parking fee. Those 10 and under get in free. Call 804-796-4255 or visit www.ticketstobuy.com for tickets.
The amphitheatre is universally accessible. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Food and drinks will be for sale. Beer and wine also are available at some shows courtesy of River City Blues Society (I.D. required).
Trace Adkins Visit www.pocahontaslive.com for this show's details. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate. Gold Circle seating is $45. Parking is $5. Gates open at 5 p.m.
. – $
JJ Grey & Mofro JJ Grey & Mofro Don't miss JJ Grey & Mofro, a band from Jacksonville, Fla., that specializes in soul, funk, R&B, blues and Southern rock. Tickets are $18 in advance and $20 at the gate. No coolers allowed. Friends of Pocahontas sponsors this event and will sell alcoholic beverages. The band's members are JJ Grey, Andrew Trube, Anthony Farrell, Anthony Cole, and the "Hercules Horns" Dennis Marion, Art Edmaiston and Todd Smallie. The opening act is TBA. Gates open at 5 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m.
7 to 10 p.m. – $
ZOSO, the Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience. The band recreates the music, magic and mystery of a Zeppelin concert. If you missed Led Zeppelin live in the '70s or are looking for a chance to relive the Hammer of the Gods phenomenon, don't miss this show. Visit www.zosoontour.com to learn more. Opening act TBA. Gates open at 6 p.m.
7-10 p.m. – $
The Richmond Symphony. Bring the whole family and listen to great classical music in the great outdoors. Gates open at 5 p.m.
6 p.m. – free
An Evening with Casper. America's premier party band, Casper, is based in Richmond and has a musical repertoire that covers great dance music from many decades and genres, including Motown, rock, funk, swing and country. Gates open at 5 p.m.
7-10 p.m. – $
Location and directions: The park is in Chesterfield County. From I-95, take Exit 61 and go west on Route 10 to Route 655 which is Beach Road; or take Exit 67, go north on Route 150 to Route 10; go east to Beach Road. The park is four miles on right; or take Route 288 from I-95 to Route 10 East and go one mile to Beach Road. Follow park signs from there. Click here for a Google Map.