Best concerts in Charlottesville

Check out the top concerts in Charlottesville, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Sprint Pavilion
1. Sprint Pavilion
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42 local reviews
700 East Main Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-245-4910
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Susan
Fridays After Five features local musicians in a free and festive location at the end of the Downtown Mall…
Maria
Outdoor covered pavilion that is popular summer music venue with some well known acts, located at the end of…
Michael
Fridays After Five is Charlottesville's favorite live concert series. This happens every Friday evening at…
1. Sprint Pavilion
1. Sprint Pavilion
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42 local reviews
700 East Main Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-245-4910
Susan
Susan
Fridays After Five features local musicians in a free and festive location at the end of the Downtown Mall. Eat at a food truck, bring ID…
Maria
Maria
Outdoor covered pavilion that is popular summer music venue with some well known acts, located at the end of the Downtown Mall Free…
Michael
Michael
Fridays After Five is Charlottesville's favorite live concert series. This happens every Friday evening at 5:30 in the spring and summer. It…
2. John Paul Jones Arena
2. John Paul Jones Arena
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27 local reviews
295 Massie Road, Charlottesville
+1 434-243-4960
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Brice
Home of the Virginia Cavalier Basketball Team and also a great concert Venue. The JPJ is just a few minutes…
Maria
Home of the UVA Men & Women's Basketball teams, the Cavaliers. Also a popular concert arena that hosts major…
Rachel
The home UVA basketball and many Charlottesville events and concerts, JPJ is an amazing venue and very…
2. John Paul Jones Arena
2. John Paul Jones Arena
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27 local reviews
295 Massie Road, Charlottesville
+1 434-243-4960
Brice
Brice
Home of the Virginia Cavalier Basketball Team and also a great concert Venue. The JPJ is just a few minutes down the road.
Maria
Maria
Home of the UVA Men & Women's Basketball teams, the Cavaliers. Also a popular concert arena that hosts major acts.
Rachel
Rachel
The home UVA basketball and many Charlottesville events and concerts, JPJ is an amazing venue and very popular.
3. Downtown Mall
3. Downtown Mall
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101 local reviews
Downtown Mall, Charlottesville
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Betsy
Pedestrian mall and a must for any visitor to Cville Tons of eclectic shops & restaurants with outdoor…
Maria
This is a pedestrian mall (outdoors) that has blocks of great restaurants, shops, and an amphitheater at the…
Dana
Restaurants, boutiques, concert halls, and more, all located on a beautiful European-style outdoor pedestrian…
3. Downtown Mall
3. Downtown Mall
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101 local reviews
Downtown Mall, Charlottesville
Betsy
Betsy
Pedestrian mall and a must for any visitor to Cville Tons of eclectic shops & restaurants with outdoor dining. Home to a great farmer's…
Maria
Maria
This is a pedestrian mall (outdoors) that has blocks of great restaurants, shops, and an amphitheater at the end. Free concerts on Friday…
Dana
Dana
Restaurants, boutiques, concert halls, and more, all located on a beautiful European-style outdoor pedestrian mall.
4. The Jefferson Theater
4. The Jefferson Theater
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47 local reviews
110 East Main Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-245-4980
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Lauren
With its beautifully restored interior and boozy atmosphere this is the perfect place to take in a rock…
Curry
If you are in town for a concert, chances are it's here, at the Pavilion, the Paramount or JPJ Arena.
Paul
An old movie theatre transformed into an intimate concert venue, it's an awesome spot to see a show.
4. The Jefferson Theater
4. The Jefferson Theater
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47 local reviews
110 East Main Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-245-4980
Lauren
Lauren
With its beautifully restored interior and boozy atmosphere this is the perfect place to take in a rock concert on the Mall. Before going,…
Curry
Curry
If you are in town for a concert, chances are it's here, at the Pavilion, the Paramount or JPJ Arena.
Paul
Paul
An old movie theatre transformed into an intimate concert venue, it's an awesome spot to see a show.
5. The Paramount Theater
5. The Paramount Theater
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41 local reviews
215 East Main Street, Charlottesville
Closed · Opens Monday 10:00 AM
+1 434-979-1333
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Lauren
Another beautifully restored theater, the Paramount hosts all manner of performances from concerts to plays to…
Lauren
Stunning historic theater on the downtown walking mall! You can see plays, concerts, operas and movies. The…
Aly B.
Beautiful Historic Theater featuring sit down concerts of all kinds and movies.
5. The Paramount Theater
5. The Paramount Theater
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41 local reviews
215 East Main Street, Charlottesville
Closed · Opens Monday 10:00 AM
+1 434-979-1333
Lauren
Lauren
Another beautifully restored theater, the Paramount hosts all manner of performances from concerts to plays to comedy to Charlottesville…
Lauren
Lauren
Stunning historic theater on the downtown walking mall! You can see plays, concerts, operas and movies. The architecture is incredible.
Aly B.
Aly B.
Beautiful Historic Theater featuring sit down concerts of all kinds and movies.
6. University of Virginia
6. University of Virginia
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126 local reviews
1001 North Emmet Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-924-0311
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Mary
Charlottesville is 30 minutes away and UVA offers sporting events, concerts at Old Cabel Hall, The Rotunda and…
James
Thomas Jefferson's college is quite quite lovely. Walk around the "grounds", attend lectures and concerts. …
6. University of Virginia
6. University of Virginia
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126 local reviews
1001 North Emmet Street, Charlottesville
+1 434-924-0311
Mary
Mary
Charlottesville is 30 minutes away and UVA offers sporting events, concerts at Old Cabel Hall, The Rotunda and Alderman Library. Go on a…
James
James
Thomas Jefferson's college is quite quite lovely. Walk around the "grounds", attend lectures and concerts. It's a free trolley ride from…
7. Jefferson Vineyards
7. Jefferson Vineyards
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26 local reviews
1353 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 434-977-3042
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Lauren
Founded in 1981, this is one of the oldest in the region. If you’re looking for a good red wine, try the…
Elizabeth
Close to Monticello, great spot to pack a lunch and enjoy some wine. Check the website for the Saturday…
Marcela
Amazing views, Saturday sunset concerts, good wine and a nice ambiance.
7. Jefferson Vineyards
7. Jefferson Vineyards
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26 local reviews
1353 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 434-977-3042
Lauren
Lauren
Founded in 1981, this is one of the oldest in the region. If you’re looking for a good red wine, try the Cabernet Franc. The Viognier is…
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Close to Monticello, great spot to pack a lunch and enjoy some wine. Check the website for the Saturday evening concert schedule starting in…
Marcela
Marcela
Amazing views, Saturday sunset concerts, good wine and a nice ambiance.
8. Castle Hill Cider Llc
8. Castle Hill Cider Llc
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14 local reviews
6065 Turkey Sag Road, Keswick
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 434-296-0047
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Bonnie
This maker of various kinds of apple ciders (mostly dry or non-sweet varieties) is located in a setting so…
Rachel
A beautiful cidery located in an old barn outside of Charlottesville. Large event venue that has weddings,…
8. Castle Hill Cider Llc
8. Castle Hill Cider Llc
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14 local reviews
6065 Turkey Sag Road, Keswick
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 434-296-0047
Bonnie
Bonnie
This maker of various kinds of apple ciders (mostly dry or non-sweet varieties) is located in a setting so stunning it is a favorite place…
Rachel
Rachel
A beautiful cidery located in an old barn outside of Charlottesville. Large event venue that has weddings, concerts and lots more! Get…
9. Afton Mountain Vineyards
9. Afton Mountain Vineyards
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33 local reviews
234 Vineyard Ln, Afton
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 540-456-8667
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Linda
Great wine. If you are a large group you need to make reservations for tastings. Often have concerts. Check…
Glen
Friendly tasting room, summer concerts, beautiful surroundings.
9. Afton Mountain Vineyards
9. Afton Mountain Vineyards
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33 local reviews
234 Vineyard Ln, Afton
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 540-456-8667
Linda
Linda
Great wine. If you are a large group you need to make reservations for tastings. Often have concerts. Check website.
Glen
Glen
Friendly tasting room, summer concerts, beautiful surroundings.
10. Downtown mall
10. Downtown mall
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27 local reviews
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Lauren And Lorenzo
The Historic Downtown Mall is one of the longest pedestrian malls in the US. Enjoy shopping, dining,…
Kathy & Roy
Restaurants, shops, galleries, nightlife, concerts - and THE place to be on nice evenings.
10. Downtown mall
10. Downtown mall
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27 local reviews
Lauren And Lorenzo
Lauren And Lorenzo
The Historic Downtown Mall is one of the longest pedestrian malls in the US. Enjoy shopping, dining, night-life, concerts, sight-seeing etc…
Kathy & Roy
Kathy & Roy
Restaurants, shops, galleries, nightlife, concerts - and THE place to be on nice evenings.