Blackbeard Pirate Festival
in Hampton , VA
The Blackbeard Pirate Festival is held in Hampton, VA each June and lasts for 3 days.
Participants usually dress as Pirates ,including the children. Activities include The Thieves Market where "Pirates" sell their pillages to the local folk.
The Wee Port in Pirate Cove - Where little swashbucklers can learn the seafaring ways of pirates and can experience a variety of activities.
Battery Point - located on Hampton's Waterfront area where a variety of entertainment takes place such as Nautical Tunes, Pirate tales and Folklore, Cannon and Musket firing, and other shows and performances to entertain the pirate crowds.
Assorted Vendors offer a variety of wares including authentic Pirate novelties, Pillaged Jewelry and more.
Also enjoy the fine Grub of the Pirates Feast
Pirate Re-enactments are also performed.
The event is great family fun and participation for all those that want to experience the ways of the local pirates!
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Blackbeard Pirate Festival in Hampton, VA