FunkFest Beach Party in Virginia Beach

 

Be sure to attend the State Farm FunkFest Beach Party in Virginia Beach!

 

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Event: State Farm FunkFest Beach Party featuring Africana

When: August 28–30, 2015

Location: 24th Street on the beach

What to expect: Join in on all the fun as the FunkFest brings musical performances from all generations. Performances are influenced by worldwide legends such as Sly and the Family Stone, The Ohio Players and James Brown.

There will also be food, merchandise and dance contests!

So, what exactly is Funk?

Funk is a genre of music that originated in the 1960s and is a blend of jazz, soul music and R&B, all into a danceable form of music with electric bass and drums and rhythmic groove.

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See here for more music festivals in Virginia Beach this summer!