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UPCOMING EVENTS


February 11, 2018
11th Annual Valentine's Wine Tasting

Traditions (1201 Club House Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322)
Sunday, February 11, 2018, 2 - 5 PM

 

 

April 14, 2018
3rd Annual Revolutionary Beer Fest
Chesapeake City Park (900 City Park Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320)
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 1 - 6 PM


 


 

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

February 11, 2018
11th Annual
Valentine's Wine Tasting

April 14, 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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