Welcome to the 2024 Season of Shows from Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry!!




April 13MHSALL STAR OPRY – Welcome back the Opry cast for the 49th year!

May 25MHS – OLDIES SHOW (50’s/60’s) – This show is sure to take you back in time to the “good ol’ days” of country and rock and roll from the decades of the 50’s and 60’s!

June 29 – MHS – GREAT DUOS/GROUPS – The Opry will offer the BEST of Country and Rock’s great duos and groups.

July 20 – MHS – SOUNDS OF SUMMER (Special Tribute to the late Jimmy Buffett) – There is nothing better than the music of the summer!  Don your flip flops and come enjoy the best country and rock beach music with a special tribute to the late Jimmy Buffett!

August 24 – MHS – PRIME COUNTRY (80’s/90’s) (Special Tribute to the late Toby Keith) – The Opry pays tribute to some of the greatest artists of the 80’s and 90’s in country music! George Strait, Reba, Tim, Faith, Martina, Alan, Travis, Wynonna and, of course, the late Toby Keith…and the list goes on and on!

September 21 – MHS – OLDIES SHOW (70’s/80’s) – There are just too many great songs to do only one Oldies show, so this show will AGAIN take you back in time to the “good ol’ days” of country and rock and roll from the decades of the 70’s and 80’s!

October 26 – MHS – STARS OF TOMORROW – The Opry is synonymous with offering young talent a place to perform, learn and grow. This show will feature the Opry band and cast on the first half and then the youngsters will take over the second half with some amazing music!

November 16 – MHS – A NIGHT OF PRAISE – The Opry and guests will offer Christian music, old and new, for a night of praise and worship.


**Subject to change…keep checking www.donkstheater.com for changes/updates



 *All shows subject to last minute changes.  Please join our email list or on Facebook for real-time updates.

Harry M. Ward Auditorium, Mathews High School, 9889 Buckley Hall Road, Mathews, VA 23109

NEW!!!  Shows start at 7:30 PM – Doors open at 7:00 PM

Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for Children 12 and under

 Tickets can be purchased at the door on show nights.  Cash or checks please – No credit cards accepted at this time.

OR in advance at the Mathews Visitor Center, Main Street, in Mathews and Marketplace Antiques, Route 17, in Gloucester.


 Lynda Smith

New Christian Music Release from Lynda Smith – Order Blessings!

Purchase Blessings on any show night or at the following locations:
  • Mathews – Moughon’s Ace Hardware, Linda’s Diner, Mathews Pharmacy
  • Gloucester – Creekside Café, Olivia’s Restaurant
  • Kilmarnock – Lee’s Restaurant
  • Wicomico Church – Britt’s Garden

     **If your business is interested in selling these items, please contact Lynda Smith at vaopry@gmail.com.