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August 24, 2019
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hampton Coliseum
1000 Coliseum Dr.
Hampton, VA 23666
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2019 Commemoration of the First African Landing Concert

Saturday, August 24, 2019

The City of Hampton invites you to the First African Landing Commemoration Concert featuring Grammy-winning artist COMMON with Sounds of Blackness. This is just one of many activities being held in Hampton Aug. 23-25, 2019, to recognize the 400th anniversary of the 1619 first landing of Africans in English North America at Point Comfort, site of Fort Monroe in Hampton. For details on all activities, please visit

Tickets are free to the public with a limit of 4 tickets per household. Everyone must have a ticket. Tickets are available now. Tickets are available at Hampton Coliseum Box Office, The American Theatre Box Office, and online at (fees apply online).