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Dominion Riverrock returns to Brown’s Island May 15 to 17 with a whirlwind of outdoor events and free concerts. Greensky Bluegrass, the Michigan quintet known for interweaving its music with rock, folk, country and blues, will kick things off Friday night. Events on Saturday, from kayaking and bouldering to mountain bike races and the James River Scramble 10K Trail Run, will be interspersed by sets from local groups like indie rock/pop band Manatree and the soul and R&B-centric Sam Reed Syndicate. Taking the stage Saturday night is the Grammy-winning band Blues Traveler. dominionriverrock.com.