Situated in the Eastern section of Virginia is the independent city of Hampton. The four seasons in Hampton Virginia are all mild, only averaging a high temperature in the mid 80s in the summer and only getting as cold as the mid 30s during the winter. Hampton Virginia is the location of the NASA Langley Research Center, Virginia Air and Space Center, Fort Monroe and Langley Air Force Base. There are a variety of interesting places to visit while in Hampton Virginia. On the very tip of the Virginia peninsula, is Old Point Comfort. Back in 1950, near Old Point Comfort the BB-63 named the USS Missouri ran aground during a training mission. Old Point Comfort is also the location where Northern Baptists and Southern Baptists started negotiating a comity agreement in 1909. Also located in Hampton Virginia is the Hampton Coliseum, otherwise known as the cosmic cupcake or the mothership. The coliseum opened in 1970 and is part of the World Wrestling Entertainment tour and is the venue for various concerts. The Bluebird Gap Farm in Hampton Virginia is not only a petting zoo but is also a public city park. Designed to depict life on a farm, the Bluebird Gap Farm has all types of farm animals as well as native wild animals from the Virginia area. Both antique and modern farm equipment are displayed at the farm. The farm is the home of the original Hampton train station. Hampton Virginia is a fun place to take a vacation. It's a somewhat small city, but holds unique sites to see.
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Events in Hampton
Tuesday Open MIc Comedy Night!
They will keep you in the funny. This open mic night is a chance for Hampton Roads comics to stand up!
The Deloreans- Hot Club Time Machine Halloween Party
Spend Halloween at The Vanguard with The Deloreans!
Nekocon is an annual three-day anime convention held traditionally on the first weekend in November at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton, Virginia. It is Virginia's oldest anime convention.
Danny Gokey | Norfolk, VA
Danny Gokey - LIVE IN CONCERT! One night only in Norfolk, VA!
Life, Liberty and The Pursuit of Nappyness: In a climate projected as one of divisiveness, Nappy Roots has joined the rest of the nation in trying to understand and work through these struggles. No stranger to challenges, this four-man collective from Ken
David Allan Coe Nov 22 at The Vanguard
Outlaw Country legend David Allan Coe with special guest Brian Grilli Due to scheduling conflicts with the David Allan Coe tour, the Sep 28 show at The Vanguard has now been moved to Nov 22. All tickets previously purchased will be honored Our VIP section
Fade to Black Metallica Tribute at The Vanguard
Fade to Black, the East Coast's largest Metallica Tribute Band will have their debut at The Vanguard on Nov 23, 2019. Living and breathing Metallica, Fade to Black recreates the energy and the intensity that fans of Metallica expect and deserve.From the
Sun Dogs A Tribute to Rush
In the wake of Rush's final tour, Sun Dogs formed with the goal of reproducing the sounds of rock's finest Canadian trio. Mark Schenker of multi-platinum selling recording and touring artist KIX takes on many roles, including bass, lead vocals, keyboards
Right On The Ultimate 70s Showband
Right On Band , The World's Greatest 70s Show Band returns to the Vanguard in 2020