Listen. Play.

The festival would not be possible without the live musicians! All of the bands are local, showcasing the fantastic talent in the Chesapeake region and they all donate their time to the cause, and to the fun!

From rock to bluegrass to powerpop to Chesapeake folk to reggae and more, you’ll find it all on stage at Eastport a Rockin’ 2022. Here are the bands performing this year… 

Jeni & Wendi Memorial Lawn Stage Lawn Stage
11:15-11:50 Cameron Mae
12:05-12:45 Jessie Marie
2:50-3:30 Dean Rosenthal
3:45-4:30 Eastport Oyster Boys
5:45-6:30 Moose Jaw
6:45-7:45 L. Rodgers
Horn Point Harbor Marina Stage
11:20-12:00 Dan Heely Band
12:15-12:55 Rickshaw Lizard
1:10-1:50 Dirty Soul band
2:40-3:25 Shawn Shakya
3:40-4:25 Honey Sol
4:35-5:25 Airbud
5:40-6:35 Area 301
6:50-7:50 East is East
DJ Syck Turtle performing all day!
Panacea Medical Dispensary 2nd Street Stage
11:20-12:20 Kelly Bell Band
12:35-1:15 Dirk and the Truth
1:30 – 2:10 Sweet Teej
2:25- 3:05 Dan Haas Band & Ben’s Bones
3:20-4:05 Black Dog Alley
4:20-5:20 Sweet Leda
6:50- 7:50 Pressing Strings
Dj Folly performing all day!
SailTime Stage
12:30–1:30 Naptown Sings
1:45- 2:30 Just Homies
2:40-3:10 Mad Sauce
3:20-3:50 Walk-Ins Welcome
4:00-4:30 Take 4
4:40-5:10 Cold War
5:30-6:10 Carly Winter
6:25-7:25 All You Need
Featuring Priddy Music Academy bands and sound!

and a special appearance by Michael McHenry

Interested in playing in 2023? Email us!

We aim to include the region’s best original musicians. Cover bands, please don’t apply (even if you’re a really really good cover band). Make sure you send a link to your site and sample tunes, as well as contact info.


Want to get a sneak peek?

Click here to view videos of some of the past great Eastport a Rockin’ acts!