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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

December 2, 2017
SAR and DAR Commemoration of Battle of Great Bridge
Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways Park (1775 Historic Way, Chesapeake, VA 23320)
Saturday, December 2, 2017, 11 AM

 

 

 

December 2 & 3, 2017
23rd Annual Battle of Great Bridge Reenactment
Battlefield Park South (120 Reservation Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322)

 


 

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

DEC. 2, 2017
DAR Wreath Laying & SAR Ceremony

DEC. 2 & 3, 2017
Battle of Great Bridge Reenactment


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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