Bobby “BlackHat” Band Outdoor Concert
Sunday, September 19, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Bobby "BlackHat" Walters, Coastal Virginia Blues Man, recording artist, harmonica player, vocalist, songwriter, comedian, and actor hails from Cleveland, Ohio and has been playing harp for over 40 years. Bobby is a retired U.S. Coast Guard Commander with 27 years of distinguished service which included serving as Military Aide to the President and being awarded the Coast Guard Medal for Heroism. In 2017, Bobby won the nationwide “USAA & We Are The Mighty’s Mission Music talent competition.” He was also a featured performer at the 50th Anniversary Hampton Jazz Festival. Bobby has had the honor of opening for Blues Legends B.B. King, Taj Mahal, and Steady Rollin Bob Margolin. Bobby BlackHat brings together the finest blues musicians to perform original, contemporary, and classic blues tunes that will keep your toes tappin’, fingers poppin’, and hips shakin’ all afternoon. This performance is partially supported by funding from the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. The concert is free and open to the public. Contributions will be accepted to help support the Concert Series. Bring your lawn chair and mask.