NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA–Hip hop artist Zaiah Burke will be hosting a free concert event to showcase local talent in the Newport News area on March 3rd. 

Creating an outlet for independent artists to display their talents, the event will be the first among a series of live band events.

Stevie Fooley and Jus Jon will launch the first event as performers following a set by the host, Zaiah Burke.

Organizers of the event hope to establish a new fanbase for undiscovered artists as well as establish support within the community. The doors will open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 7:30pm at the venue Celebrations on Warwick Blvd.