The Farm Bureau Live is located by the sandy, sunny Virginia beach. Opened in 1996 it has increased in popularity over the years, with a huge seating capacity of 20,000. Being an amphitheater (outdoors) the sounds of some of the countries biggest performances can be heard across the beach and in the surrounding areas.
For many the theater may be known name, there have been a few over the years, these include: Verizon Wireless, this was the corporate naming that was in place for 14 years before being changed to “Virginia Beach Amphitheater”. It was then renamed in 2011 to it’s current name “Farm Bureau live at Virginia Beach”.
The amphitheater has five parking lots dedicated to the theatre, tickets purchased for the shows include the parking fees. The facility has two main seating areas; the main fixed seating area beneath a canopy and secondly a lawn area behind the fixed seating and partially covered by the canopy. The facility rents small lawn chairs for patrons who have purchased lawn seats and allows concert-goers to bring blankets.