This performance is part of a new concert series held at the park called Pocahontas Live. Pocahontas Live is proudly presented by The Virginia Museum of Radio Entertainment, a Virginia 501(c)3 nonprofit organization created to archive, sustain, and perpetuate roots-based American music through the presentation of quality educational and community enrichment programs. For more information on the Virginia Museum of Radio Entertainment, please click here. For a complete list of Pocahontas Live concerts, click here.
Pocahontas Live presents Dark Star Orchestra for a performance at Pocahontas State Park.
Dark Star Orchestra has been touring nationwide for nearly 15 years and their shows are built off the extensive catalog of the music that made the Grateful Dead famous. Music fans both young and old will enjoy the critically acclaimed live show filled with Grateful Dead classics.
Tickets are $16.50 in advance and $20.00 at the door. You can purchase tickets online at ticketstobuy. Gates open at 6 p.m. Children 10 and under are free. A $5 per car parking fee is charged upon entering Pocahontas State Park. No refunds or exchanges, all events are rain or shine, all sales are final.
Music fans both young and old will enjoy the critically acclaimed live show filled with Grateful Dead classics.
Pocahontas State Park is located in Chesterfield County, about 20 miles from Richmond. It offers a variety of outdoor activities, including biking, hiking, picnicking, swimming, camping and family-friendly nature programs. It's easily accessible from Interstate 95, Route 288 and Route 360. See below for detailed directions.
The Heritage Amphitheater is an outdoor venue that holds up to 4,000 people. The amphitheater has bench seating for up to 350, and additional spectators take seats on a gentle, grassy slope. The area has an elevated stage with backdrop, restrooms, walkways, a concession stand and a ticket booth.
The Heritage Amphitheater is an outdoor venue and is located in the heart of the park.
Drive Time:Northern Virginia, two hours; Richmond, half an hour; Tidewater/Norfolk/Virginia Beach, two hours; Roanoke, three hours.