Blackbeard Pirate Festival

Dates
  • Sunday, Jun 3, 2018 12 - 6 pm
  • Saturday, Jun 2, 2018 10 am -10 pm

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Location

Mill Point Park - 100 Eaton Street

Details

The Pirates will take over Downtown Hampton for their annual Blackbeard celebration!

Once a year visitors from all over the country enjoy the sights and sounds of 18th century Hampton overrun by pirates. Hampton’s waterfront comes alive with dozens of pirate re-enactors, costumed in historically accurate garb, who transform today’s Hampton into the busy seaport of yesterday. Led by Blackbeard the Pirate himself, re-enactors help visitors step back in time and re-live the history and legends of 1718 Hampton. The Festival offers a variety of children’s activities, live musical entertainment, fireworks, period vendors, arts and crafts, and much more

Once again we shall have grand sea battles & skirmishes, much cannon fire from both ships and along the shoreline and the finest fireworks anywhere!

 

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