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Chesapeake Jubilee returns after 2-year hiatus, featuring rides, live music, fireworks show, and more

Posted at 7:38 AM, May 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-19 22:25:45-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - The Priority Automotive Chesapeake Jubilee will return to the Chesapeake City Park after a two-year absence.

The Chesapeake Jubilee will be held from Thursday, May 19 to Sunday, May 22, featuring live music, rides and a Saturday night fireworks display.

A release from the festival's organizers said the Amusements of America carnival midway will return, bringing one of the largest portable roller coasters in the country as well as plenty of rides for kids and not-so-daring adults.

According to Stephanie Welke, the Jubilee's executive director, the Fearless Flores Family from America's Got Talent will perform live shows several times a day. The Jubilee will also feature "Wolves of the World," a one-of-a-kind show showcasing wolves and their role in American history.

Chesapeake Jubilee Returns: Wolves of the World exhibit

Musical acts will include the Pink Floyd Tribute Beach Floyd, the J.D. Silvia Band and the Mike Proffitt Band.

News 3 reporter Anthony Sabella met with organizers for “Wolves of the World" in a Facebook live below.

Pre-sale tickets cost $21.25 and for a family of four-- you can get a pack of tickets for just $85.

Pre-sale ends just before midnight on Thursday.


  • Thursday: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

For tickets and information, click here.