2019 Summer Hope Music Festival

Summer Hope Music Festival 2019 Benefiting the Doorways and Comfort Zone Camp


$17 General Admission

*Free admission for ages 12 and under

Join us at New Kent Winery for a day of music, food, and fun to benefit and celebrate The Doorways and Comfort Zone Camp


12:00 -12:30 - Hunter Irby

12:30 - 2:00 - The Articles

2:00 - 2:30 - Little Tangents

2:30 - 4:00 - Brass In Pocket 

4:00 - 4:30 - Vintage Silk

4:30 - 5:30 - Mary Moore Music 

5:30 - 6:45 - Martha and Triple Threat

6:45 - 8:00 - Old Dogs New Tricks Bluegrass Band


  • Appomattox Audio Works
  • Colonial Downs
  • Colonial Kitchen 
  • Commonwealth Events Company
  • Hanover Animal Hospital 
  • King William Tire
  • Long & Foster Real Estate: Lois Thomas; Mindy Dean; Mike Kelly; Shannon Prosser-Wall
  • John L. Lumpkins Jr., PLLC
  • Maintain LLC 
  • Virginia Farm Bureau: Randy Kelly, 
  • Richmond Office Interiors
  • S.B. Cox 
  • SB’s Love Shack
  • Tone Capital
  • VA 811 
  • Wallace Manor B&B 

Nonstop Music and festivties from noon until 8 pm with 2 stages, food trucks, vendors, 3 local breweries on tap and New Kent Winery wines


Old Dogs New Tricks


Based out of King William County, Virginia, Old Dogs, New Tricks was founded in 2011 and are known for their hard-driving bluegrass and gospel performances, as well as their fun attitude and on (and off) stage antics and jokes

Mary Moore


Mary Moore is folk rock, indie rock artist living in Nashville. With powerhouse vocals and storytelling lyrics, she has been captivating stages and connecting to people from all walks of life. Mary grew up in Richmond, Virginia where she sang in choirs, acapella groups, musicals, and a classic-rock cover band all over town. In addition to singing, Mary loves playing trumpet, french horn, piano, and guitar

The Articles


The Articles are a female-fronted acoustic rock band based out of Richmond, VA that fuses together the grit of rust-belt rock and roll, the heartache of old-school country, and the kick of a little New Orleans soul. The quartet is made up of Sarah Gleason on vocals, David Palombo on guitar, Michael Skiffington on bass and Jorge Santamaria on drums and backing vocals

Brass In Pocket


Brass In Pocket is a popular Richmond VA band featuring the music of Chrissie Hynde and The Pretenders

Little Tangents


Little Tangents is an acoustic duo that brings a fun and familiar mix of music from the 60's, 70's, and 80's and beyond. Featuring dual guitars and vocals, Little Tangents offer their own takes on classic rock and pop tunes, as well as their own favorites, and an original or two for good measure

Vintage Silk


Vintage Silk offers smooth vocals with beautifully-blended harmonies, sung from the heart, accompanied by a single, acoustic guitar, including fun, romantic music from the 50s through today

Martha & Triple Threat


Martha and Triple Threat play originals, classics, and blues covers for over 15 years at festivals, benefits, and clubs in VA and up and down the east coast

Music for a Cause!


Your Support Counts - Summer Hope Music Festival proceeds go to help The Doorways and Comfort Zone Camp continue their mission, while offering a chance for you to enjoy some music from some of the best in local and regional artists.

Thank You Colonial Downs for you generous contribution to the Doorways as a result of the Summer Hope Music Festival!  

Contact Us

For information and opportunities contact:

Rick VanderPloeg - - (804) 514-6572

4041 Fraley Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

New Kent Winery

8400 Old Church Rd, New Kent, Virginia 23124, United States