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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Ramblin’ Jake & Thru w/Therapy - Wednesday, May 18, 6-8 pm

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Enjoy an evening of original music influenced by bluegrass/country and rock traditions deftly crafted and performed by award-winning artists whose roots run deep in the local and regional music scene. 

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Blackbeard Festival Pirate Lectures - Saturday, June 4, 2-4 pm

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While you are in Downtown Hampton enjoying all there is to do and see at the Blackbeard Pirate Festival, take some time visit historic St. John’s Church and hear our guests, historians and authors Dr. Jamie Goodall and Jeremy R. Moss, share thei...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Steampunk: Visions of Futures Past - June 4 & 5

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Steampunk: Visons of Futures Past Saturday, June 4, 10 am-5 pm; Sunday, June 5, 1-5 pm Free and open to the public Join Dave Lee of Hatton Cross Steampunk, and Mike Parodi of Master Creations Enterprises, Inc., for the return of the creative exposi...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

UNBURIED: Remembering the Tragedy of the Middle Passage - Monday, June 6, 7 pm

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“UNBURIED: Resurrecting Memory, Confronting Morality and Remembering the Africans & the Massacre on the Middle Passage”By Chadra Pittman, Founder & Executive Director of The Sankofa Projects 

Lecture begins at 7 pmDoors...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Sankofa's International Day of Remembrance Ceremony - June 11, 11 am-2 pm

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This day honors the millions of African men, women and children who perished during the Middle Passage. Join The Sankofa Projects as they educate and celebrate the richness and diversity of the African diaspora and bring awareness to this tragic chapter i...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Hampton History Museum names courtyard for Jimmy and Midge Eason

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March 29, 2022 - The Hampton History Museum honored two of its founders by naming the museum's garden courtyard for former Mayor Jimmy Eason and his wife, Midge, who helped raise funds build the museum, which opened in 2003.

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Juneteenth: The Fight for Freedom and the Power of Words - Monday, June 13, 6-8 pm

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Join playwright Marie St. Clair for this Fragments of Freedom Cultural Arts  & Theatre Productions event showcasing spoken word, video and live music to honor the fragmented arc of freedom provided to African Americans through history. A host...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

The Hampton Carousel is Open for the 2022 Season!

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Over a century old, the historic Hampton Carousel is welcoming a new generation of riders to 2022 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 ...

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