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*Main Calendar

  1. The Beast in the East 4 gaming weekend

    October 4, 2019, 11:00 AM - October 6, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Hampton Roads Convention Center

    The Beast in the East is Hampton Roads' largest annual gaming festival held by gamers for gamers. Enjoy the best arcade, console, and retro games all weekend long. This year we will be featuring more than 40 games with more than 20 arcade cabs ranging from fighting, rhythm, and racing genres.

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  2. Crawlin' Crab Half Marathon, 5K Weekend and Brew Fest

    October 4, 2019, 2:00 PM - October 6, 2019, 1:00 PM @ Hampton Roads Convention Center

    The Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon, Half Marathon Relay, 5K run, Kids Kilometer (1K), and Craft Brew Fest return Oct. 4-6. The J & A Racing event is known to draw more than 5,000 walkers and runners and their families. Try the Shell Yeah Challenge – Run the 5K on Saturday and the Half Marathon on Sunday. Go to www.crawlincrabhalf.com for registration, prices and details.

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Community Centers - Senior Center

  1. Bingo

    October 4, 2019, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Hampton Senior Center

    Come play Bingo and have fun. Bring 3 $1.00 gifts for prizes and try your luck to take home a prize

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Community Centers - Y.H. Thomas

  1. Elevate After School Program

    October 4, 2019, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Y. H. Thomas Community Center

    The ELEVATE program is designed to provide families with a safe, fun, and enriching environment for children while the parents are at work. Students in the program receive help with their homework and receive tutoring. They also participate in various recreational activities. The program also offers different enrichment activities. The program also partners with the Foodbank and allows our participants to receive a snack and dinner on a daily basis. For ages 6-12.

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Exhibits

  1. Hampton One: Working, Building and Racing on the Water exhibit

    June 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 31, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    This dynamic photo and artifact-rich experience explores Hampton's integral ties to, and love of, the water that surrounds the city, its seafood and maritime heritage, and passion for sailing as embodied in the locally developed Hampton One sailboat, and the competitive sailing culture that grew out of it.

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  2. A Taste of the Beautiful: African Impact on American Culture

    October 4, 2019, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Hampton University Museum

    “A Taste for the Beautiful” showcases the works of numerous artists that have attended Hampton University, and have been influenced directly and indirectly by African culture. This show includes works by guest artists Kwabena Ampfo-Anti, Chinedu Okala, and Solomon Isekeije, who provide powerful visual statements that relate to HUMA’s African Gallery and Dr. William H. Shepherd’s extensive collection of Kuba artifacts. These artists work in a variety of styles and media; this show aims to provide them long overdue recognition.

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  3. 2019 Virginia Artists Juried Exhibition

    October 4, 2019, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Charles Taylor Visual Arts Center - Main Gallery

    This much anticipated, annual juried exhibition showcases the talents of many of Virginia’s finest artists and craftsmen. This exhibition features a $1,500 Best in Show prize; the David J. Levinson Photography Award for $1,000; the David and Sandra Hillerson Memorial Award for $500; as well as awards for First, Second, and Third Places and several awards of distinction in a variety of media. Artworks from all styles, genres, and media will be selected. This year, the Visual Arts Center is honored to welcome Jeffrey Allison, the Paul Mellon Collection educator at VMFA, as juror for the exhibition. Mr. Allison, also a professional photographer, received a BA in photography and film from Virginia Intermont College and an MFA in photography from VCU.

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  4. Sherman Watkins: Something for Everyone

    October 4, 2019, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Charles Taylor Visual Arts Center

    Virginia Artists 2018 Best in Show Winner Sherman Watkins presents his solo exhibition, Something for Everyone, in the Annex Gallery. Watkins is an Air Force veteran and retired illustrator from the United States Air Force Space Shuttle Program. A Hampton resident born in Danville, Virginia, he began painting at the age of 15, has exhibited internationally, and has received countless awards.

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Fort Monroe Community Center Pool

  1. Deep Water Fitness (Fort Monroe)

    October 4, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Fort Monroe Aquatics/Pool

    A moderate-to-high intensity class (with no impact) designed to increase cardiovascular performance, muscle strength, and stamina in deep water (buoyancy belts are worn).

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Hampton Aquatics Center

  1. Aqua Fit (Hampton Aquatics Center)

    October 4, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM @ Hampton Aquatics Center

    A shallow water exercise class designed to tighten and tone muscles and increase flexibility for the ability to perform daily activities with ease.

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  2. Stretch & Tone Morning (Hampton Aquatics Center)

    October 4, 2019, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM @ Hampton Aquatics Center

    A moderate-to-high impact and intensity exercise class designed to increase cardiovascular, muscle strength and stamina in shallow water.

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Hampton History Museum

  1. Hampton One: Working, Building and Racing on the Water exhibit

    June 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 31, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    This dynamic photo and artifact-rich experience explores Hampton's integral ties to, and love of, the water that surrounds the city, its seafood and maritime heritage, and passion for sailing as embodied in the locally developed Hampton One sailboat, and the competitive sailing culture that grew out of it.

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Parks - Special Events

  1. Beyond the Bell After School Program

    October 4, 2019, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Fort Monroe Community Center-100 Stilwell Road, (757) 727-6831 Northampton Community Center-1435-A Todds Lane, (757) 825-4805 West Hampton Community Center- 1638 Briarfield Road, (757) 896-4687**

    Beyond the Bell is a quality recreational before and after school program offering activities within a safe, structured, and encouraging environment. Children explore a variety of activities daily including academic enrichment, arts & crafts, recreational play and more. Snack and Dinner will be provided. Ages 6-12. Register online or in person at: Fort Monroe Community Center-100 Stilwell Road, (757) 727-6831 Northampton Community Center-1435-A Todds Lane, (757) 825-4805 West Hampton Community Center- 1638 Briarfield Road, (757) 896-4687

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