Blackbeard Pirate Festival

Venue
Downtown Hampton
Address
710 Settlers Landing Road
Hampton, VA 23669
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Hampton City
Date(s)/Time:
Friday, May 30, 2014 (7:00 PM-11:00 PM)
Saturday, May 31, 2014 (10:00 AM-11:00 PM)
Sunday, June 01, 2014 (12:00 PM-6:00 PM)
Phone: (757) 727-8311
Fax: (757) 727-0898
Website www.blackbeardfestival.com

This raucous festival was first held during OpSail 2000 to celebrate Hampton's maritime heritage and relationship with the notorious menace, Blackbeard—aka Edward Teach. Living history and family fun go hand-in-hand as Hampton reenacts and celebrates the demise of Blackbeard, one of the fiercest pirates ever known. Immerse yourself in the early 1700s in Hampton with live entertainment, pirate encampment, children's activities, sea battles, fireworks, and more.



Admission Fee: Free Admission to Festival, Pirate's Ball requires admission ticket.

Last Updated: 3/7/2014 2:46 PM
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