Join in commemorating the Native American, European and African cultures that have shaped our community. Enjoy traditional music, dance and storytelling and other performances and presentations that will take place throughout the day. There will be hands-on family activities, cultural displays and demonstrations, glassblowing, blacksmithing, wool spinning, food, heritage arts & crafts, and more. It's all designed to honor those who came before us.
Contraband Historical Society, Downtown Hampton Development Partnership, Fort Monroe Casemate Museum, Hampton Convention and Visitor Bureau, Hampton History Museum, Hampton Parks & Recreation, Hampton Performing Arts Programs, Hampton University Museum, Heritage Education, Legacy of Weyanoke/Weyanoke Association, and The Sankofa Projects.
International Children's Festival
The Children's Festival will also be held on the same day at Mill Point Park and will include an array of sights, sounds, and tastes of distant lands that will captivate children and adults alike. Visit the International Children's Festival website for more information.