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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Brackish Water Jamboree Virtual Concert - Wednesday, September 15, 6-8 pm!

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Brackish Water Jamboree - Facebook Live, Wednesday, September 15, 6:00-8:00 p.m.Known for an eclectic mix of foot-stomping bluegrass, old-time folk and classic Americana featuring Dobro, fiddle, clawhammer banjo and upright bass. Brackish Water Jamboree pe...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Historic Black Beaches: Bay Shore Beach and Other Memorable Sands - Open September 18!

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Free Admission this weekend - September 18 & 19!

The Hampton History Museum opens “Historic Black Beaches: Bay Shore and Other Memorable Sands,” exploring African American seaside resorts during segregation, with free museum admissi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Virtual 7th Annual BayShore Experience - Facebook Live, Saturday, September 18, 6-8 pm!

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Join hosts Reginald Robinson and Judy Leonard for this annual celebration of “The Vacation Paradise of the South.” This virtual stroll down memory lane of the premier seaside resort for African-Americans during the Jim Crow Era.&nb...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Haunted Horse Rides at the Hampton Carousel - October 5-31!

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“Trick or Treating with the Headless Horseman” and free candy are part of the fun in store for visitors to “Haunted Horse Rides” with spooky sights and gentle frights at the historic Hampton Carousel from Tuesday, O...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

City gets $707,000 grant for Air Power Park

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Sept. 30, 2020 - Hampton has received a $707,008 grant from the federal government that will be used for improvements needed at Air Power Park on Mercury Boulevard.

According to the application for the Defense Community Infrastructure Pilot Program: "...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Hampton Carousel is open for the season!

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After being closed for over a year due to the pandemic, the Hampton Carousel is open for the season.

Located in Carousel Park and operated by the Hampton History Museum, the former Buckroe Beach carousel is one of the City of Hampton’s most treas...

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