Thursdays Around 5

Thursdays Around 5
Thursday, September 22, 2022


Enjoy live performances that showcases area musicians! This is a great opportunity to hear your favorite bands or be introduced to new ones. Events will be held outside weather permitting so please bring a lawn chair. Free and open to all. Advance registration is requested via the button below.

Free and open to all; registration encouraged.


Stan Hamrick and Dan Sebring
Thursday, June 8, 5:03–7:00 pm
Stan Hamrick and Dan Sebring are Charlottesville-area musicians brought together by their love of a wide variety of music styles and genres from the 20th Century. At a Stan & Dan gig, you are just as likely to hear a Johnny Cash cover as you are to hear an Argentinian Tango. A Broadway classic may be followed by a Ventures surf tune. Weather permitting, the event will be held outside, so bring a lawn chair! Food Truck: Crustworthy
Dara James
Thursday, June 22, 5:04–7:00 pm
Dara James is an award-winning singer/songwriter who uses his formidable guitar, harmonica, and vocal skills to present a variety of songs in the blues, folk and classic rock genres along with original songs.
Theocles Herrin
Thursday, July 13, 5:01-7:00 pm
Theocles is a 25-year-old singer-songwriter out of Charlottesville, VA. Taking the stage with nothing but a guitar, a loop pedal, and a mic, Theocles uses his soulful voice to carry the audience through a range of emotions, from tearful ballads to pop bangers. He draws on inspiration from artists such as Ed Sheeran, Aretha Franklin, and Hozier in both his originals and his covers, putting on a one-man-band show. Whether it's a main stage, a bar, or a street corner, Theocles loves nothing more than sharing his music with the world!  
Alex Arbaugh
Thursday, July 27, 5:02-7:00 pm
Alex Arbaugh, Guitar player and vocalist from Sun-Dried Opossum brings his brand of southern roots Rock/Americana to the Belvedere Stage! Food Truck: Raclette on the Run
Thursday, August 10, 5:03-7:00 pm
Bluzonia has a unique take on American Roots music, combining elements of Chicago and Delta blues, smoky jazz standards, rev’d up swing, country classics and guitarist Doug Hedstrom’s one-of-a-kind originals. Call it redneck blues, hillbilly jazz - it all goes down well - a fine local brew! Doug Hedstrom - guitar and vocals;
John Stubblefield- drums; Arin Bennett - bass guitar; “Blind Dave” Connolly - harmonica and vocals.
Matty Metcalfe and David Kulund
Thursday, August 24, 5:04-7:00 pm
Matty Metcalfe is an accomplished and versatile musician who has mastered different instruments, from piano and accordion to banjo and guitar and has played The Grand Old Opry and the Kennedy Center. David Kulund is a singer/songwriter, and sang and played guitar in popular bands in New York City and Boston. 
Food Truck: Raclette on the Run
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