Downtown Hampton Block Party - Living Colour with the Soulvation Society and Waiters Race presented by Sysco

  • Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 6pm-10:30pm

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Queens Way Block Party - E Queens Way


The Downtown Hampton Block Party is proud to present Living Colour and The Soulvation Society (feat. Jeff Broadax formerly of 24/7 Spyz and Egypt on vocals).

Living Colour is an American Rock Band from New York City and formed in 1984. Stylistically, the band's music is a creative fusion influenced by heavy metal, funk, jazz, hip hop, country, exploratative, and alternative rock. You can imagine - Downtown Hampton is thrilled to have them for the evening. 

MTV Video Music Awards
1989 - Best New Artist - Cult of Personality
1989 - Best Group Video - Cult of Personality
1989 - Best Stage Performance - Cult of Personality
Grammy Awards
1990 - Best Hard Rock Performance - Cult of Personality
1991 - Best Hard Rock Performance - Time's Up

THE SOULVATION SOCIETY BIO: Supremely soulful, funky, and wickedly groovy. This is The Soulvation Society. Bringing back the funk with a twist and modern flare. Sure to make you snap your neck and grind your hips. 

The Soulvation Society 7pm
Living Colour 9pm

Concert free for all ages
Children's Area 6-8pm
Food & Beverage for purchase

Special Thanks to our sponsors: Bud Light, Devil's Backbone, Spiked Seltzer, App-a-Cab, and "Turn your knob to BOB" - 93.7 BOB FM; US 106.1 New Country, 96X Modern Alternative, 96.5 ROCKS!, 790 AM WNIS Newstalk Radio, and Sports Radio AM 850 WTAR.

***No Professional Camera or Video unless Pre-Authorized with the Band Management***

Waiters Race Presented by Sysco

Returning for the 2nd year......the Waiters Race presented by Sysco! 
Competition will begin at 2pm with a DJ....

Foodservice professionals race through a series of obstacles holding a loaded tray of Stella Artois, without spilling a drop!
Prizes: Individual Division - 1st Place $1000 2nd Place $500 and 3rd Place $250 4-Person Team Division - 1st Pace $1200, 2nd Place $600 and 3rd Place $400 and traveling trophy for your restaurant. Also an Owner's Division - Bragging Traveling trophy! Wear your restaurant shirt or bring ID for proof of employement - registration is $10 in advance $15 at the door - all registration fees will be donated to No Kid Hungry.

Please register day of race by 1pm