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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Food Truck Hump Days
April - September, every 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 4 PM - Dusk
Brought to you by Eat The Streets 757, Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways History Foundation, and Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Due to construction, for this year only, Food Truck Hump Days will be held at:
Courtyard Square Park: 306 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322

 

 

April 21, 2018
3rd Annual Revolutionary Beer Fest

Saturday, April 21st, 1 - 6 PM

Location: Khedive Shrine Center
Indoor AND Outdoor Event
(645 Woodlake Dr., Chesapeake, VA)


21 and Older Only; No Pets Please

Sponsored by: TowneBank, Stanton Partners, and more!


 


 

 

 

 

Past Events

Food Truck Hump Days on the Great Bridge Waterways
Battlefield Park: 1775 Historic Way, Chesapeake, VA 23320
April - September, every 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 4 PM - Dusk

 

Annual Waterways Heritage Festival
2nd Weekend in October

 

NSDAR Annual Wreath Laying and
NSSAR Commemoration of Battle of Great Bridge
First Saturday in December

 

Annual Battle of Great Bridge Reenactment
First Weekend in December



For the over 10,000 boaters who travel our Intracoastal Waterways yearly, we replaced our docking pier thanks in part to a generous donation from the Virginia Port Authority. 
View the Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Album.


Attendees were treated to an extraordinary evening with "Colonial Williamsburg’s Patrick Henry” at "TRADITIONS” Revolutionary Catering & Events December 6, 2013.

 

The 10th Annual Patriot’s Challenge Golf Tournament turned out to be another great event full of fun thanks to our great sponsors and volunteers. …They lined up, the musket fired, and they were off…

 

On December 4, 2009 the City of Chesapeake, in partnership with Open Roads Consulting and the Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways History Foundation, honored an American hero, William "Billy" Flora with a street as a Dedication to Billy Flora. Billy Flora, a freed slave that fought on the side of the Patriots, is widely considered a hero of the Battle of Great Bridge.

 

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Events

April 21, 2018
3rd Annual
Revolutionary Beer Fest

 


Construction Progress

The Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways History Foundation, throughout our construction period, continues to provide an engaging experience for visitors and students from across the globe. We are grateful to our many donors for their support of programs during construction of the Museum / Visitor Center.

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