A group of guests enjoying cocktails during Busch Gardens Williamsburg's Food and Wine Festival. A group of guests enjoying cocktails during Busch Gardens Williamsburg's Food and Wine Festival.
Food & Wine Festival Entertainment

Local Live Music at the Food & Wine Festival

Enjoy live music and entertainment at France Plaza and Prost! Patio from local artists, Saturday and Sunday, April 27 through June 9 during the Food & Wine Festival.
The People Collection performing at the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Food & Wine Festival.

The People Collection

April 27

The People Collection is a Hampton Roads original band that brings an energizing eclectic and unique blend of Pop/Rock/Funk/R&B, guaranteed to get you moving.
Darcy Dawn performing at the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Food & Wine Festival.

Darcy Dawn

April 27 & May 5

With a voice like no other, Darcy Dawn sings an array of original songs and covers a large array of country music that will have you up on your feet and dancing to the toe-tapping beat.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Audacity Brass Band

Audacity Brass Band

April 28, May 11, 12, 25 & June 8

Put the nation's brass bands on notice because Audacity has arrived. Their unique instrumentation, achieved by opting to add a bass over the traditional brass band tuba, has created a musical force to be reckoned with. Their fat low end, tight funky grooves, and driving rhythms will inject a shot of energy into your venue that will have everybody on the floor moving.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Lane Rice

Lane Rice

April 28, May 11, 26, & June 9

Lane Rice, a seasoned songwriter, musician, and artist from Newport News, Virginia, captivates audiences with his extraordinary guitar playing abilities and a voice that resonates with an unforgettable and distinctive charm.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Rob Oliver

Rob Oliver & The Attractors

May 4 & 5

Rob Oliver & The Attractors are an electric trio that perform with a dynamic sensibility heavily influenced by their individual love of different musical genres, coming together to create their own unique sound. Rob has been writing and performing music for over 25 years anywhere from intimate acoustic settings to festival shows. Playing original music or his favorite familiar songs, backed by his favorite musicians or performing solo acoustic, the music always comes first.
daughter performing at Busch Gardens Williamsburg


May 4

daughter is an up and coming pop singer, songwriter from Virginia, USA. From her bedroom to the stage, daughter brings her real life experiences and stories to new audiences in hopes of reaching and relating to the masses. Her passion for music has been developing since she was performing at just six years old to now, as she works full time writing, recording and sharing her original music.

Tyler Meacham

Tyler Meacham

May 12, June 1, 2 & 8

By immersing herself in the open mic scene in her hometown of Richmond, VA, Tyler Meacham met her current bandmates, going on to create her debut EP, 'Property', in 2019. The lyrically inspiring, genre-fusing EP carried Meacham & her band on a national tour, building a loyal following in the process. Laid on strong foundations of narrative-forward songwriting, Tyler's musical tastes and inspirations gravitate towards self-made songwriter-producers such as Sara Bareilles, Bleachers (Jack Antonoff), and OneRepublic (Ryan Tedder). Lyrically, everything Tyler writes pivots around emotional experiences from her past, honing in on love, loss, and her personal struggle with anxiety and self-worth.
Drew Dunbar

Drew Dunbar

May 18

Drew Dunbar is a multi-instrumentalist singer and songwriter based in Richmond, VA who devotes his talents to the art bringing people together through music.
NovaKane band logo


May 18

Experience NovaKane, Arlington's ultimate sonic thrill! This dynamic cover band packs a punch with a playlist spanning classic rock, nostalgic party hits, and hip hop mashups, infusing each performance with an irresistible attitude that will keep you dancing and singing along all night!

Melissa Quinn Fox performing at the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Food & Wine Festival.

Melissa Quinn Fox

May 19

Country/Americana songstress Melissa Quinn Fox is known best for her story-driven songs, unique vocal tone, and captivating live performances. Since releasing her first single give it a try in 2021, Melissa has been featured on national and international radio, while playing over 150 live shows each year.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Mango Thieves

Mango Thieves

May 19

Mango Thieves is a Richmond based acoustic duo bursting with talent and personality. Consisting of singer/guitarist/percussionist Brittany O’Neill and singer/guitarist/pianist Hunter Pease, Mango Thieves plays a seamless blend of Pop, R&B, and Rock.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Clayton Perry

Clayton Perry

May 25

Clayton Perry is a Williamsburg, VA based guitarist and singer-songwriter. Born and raised in Ocean City, MD, he began playing gigs in local bars and restaurants during the summers between college. His beach roots lend a fun, laid-back tone to his solo acoustic sets, where he blends smooth vocals over looped percussion and guitar and adds tasteful licks to keep things interesting.
The Darrows band

The Darrows

May 26

The Darrows are a DC-based band made up of an eclectic mix of rock artists hailing from California, Colorado, New Mexico, Kansas, and Minnesota, bringing hard hitting beats, soaring vocals, and shredding guitar solos. Playing rock hits from the 70’s to now and mixing in some originals, the Darrows will have you on your feet, dancing to the beat.

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Broke Royals

Broke Royals

June 1 & 2

Broke Royals is a rock & roll band hailing from Washington, DC, known for their sing-along, arena-ready sound. Comprised of Philip Basnight (vocals, guitar), Colin Cross (drums), Taimir Gore (bass), Rebecca Basnight (keys), and Ben Wilson (guitar), the group has released three full-length albums to date, each showcasing their penchant for crafting emotionally resonant, hook-laden songs.