Fort Monroe Museum Field Day

Fort Monroe 20 Ingalls Road, Fort Monroe, VA

Museums and cultural institutions from across the area are coming together to share our regions vast history, culture and natural beauty with the public.

Supernova Ska Festival

Fort Monroe 20 Ingalls Road, Fort Monroe, VA

The largest ska event in the United States is taking Fort Monroe by storm! The Supernova Ska Festival began in 2014 and this year's festival will be the biggest yet, bringing in 36 bands from 9 different countries. This culturally-rich event was recently acclaimed by the Grammy Awards as one of the top 10 indie...

Annual Commemoration of the 1861 Contraband Decision

Fort Monroe 20 Ingalls Road, Fort Monroe, VA

Come out to the historic Chapel of the Centurion at Fort Monroe to commemorate the Contraband Decision, the first successful action by the United States Government which signaled the beginning of the end of slavery. Contraband Historical Society will bring together local “Contraband” descendants with a 3rd-great-grandson of Major General Benjamin Butler. Come hear more...


Tidewater Striders Distance Series – 10 Mile & 15 Mile Races

Fort Monroe 20 Ingalls Road, Fort Monroe, VA

Event Overview:   10 Mile & 15 Mile. Saturday, January 28, 2023.  8:30AM start for everyone. Race day packet pickup will be at the Fort Monroe Community Center, 100 Stillwell Road, Fort Monroe, VA 23651.  Start/finish line will be just a short walk away. Race Courses: January 28th, will be at Fort Monroe, Hampton VA 23651. ...