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Posted on: June 14, 2019

[ARCHIVED] June 28 is Today’s Hits at Jamestown Jams Featuring The Tight Slacks

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Come and enjoy free live music on Friday, June 28 with The Tight Slacks as they perform Today’s Hits during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.

The Tight Slacks bring the variety to their performances and refer to themselves as “A Chex Party Mix® of cover bands.” Sweet dance hits from Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake compliment saltier rock hits from The Strokes and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Whitney Houston? Eighties rock? R&B? The Tight Slacks bring it. The Tight Slacks will bring music for everyone from 6:30-8 p.m.

Entrance will open for the concert at 5:30 p.m. Concert will take place on a grassy field within Jamestown Beach Event Park. Admission to Jamestown Jams is free. Parking is free and will be behind the old Jamestown Campground building at 2205 Jamestown Road adjacent to Jamestown Settlement.

James City County Parks & Recreation and Williamsburg PickUp Games will be sponsoring a spikeball tournament at this event beginning at 6 p.m. Spikeball participation is free. Preregistration is encouraged, but not required. Tournaments are available to ages 10 and up. Registration is available online using the below codes:

  • June - 806100-A

The County is pleased to partner with The Arc of Greater Williamsburg (The Arc) for this year’s concerts. The Arc will be selling assorted beer and all proceeds will benefit their local activities and programs. The Arc has proudly served adults with developmental disabilities in our community since 1976. Now in their 43rd year, The Arc serves young adults as they age out of special education at age 22 and continue serving these adults through their lives. They provide 8-10 monthly, evening activities, as well as a Day Support Program. Programs and activities also provide respite time for caregivers.

Food from Matchsticks BBQ Co., Nosh Modern Mobile Bistro and Sno-to-Go will be available for purchase. Additionally, the Williamsburg Winery will be on hand serving their fine wines.

Snacks, picnics and non-alcoholic beverages are permitted. All items are subject to inspection prior to entrance. No alcohol or large, plastic coolers are permitted. Pets are not permitted at Jamestown Jams for the safety of all attendees. Only service animals will be permitted entrance to Jamestown Jams. Chairs and blankets are permitted.

Jamestown Beach will remain open to patrons during each concert and will follow its regular operating schedule.

Media Contact:
Laura Messer, Tourism & Marketing Coordinator
757-253-6607; laura.messer@jamescitycountyva.gov  


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