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UPCOMING EVENTS AT FORT MONROE

Take a look at the list of upcoming events and you’re sure to find lots to do. From movie nights and lantern tours to seasonal concerts and sporting events, there’s something for everyone. Join us for one of the following events or host your own.

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Fort Monroe programs and events are presented through a collaboration of the United States Army, the Fort Monroe Authority, and the National Park Service. Events are subject to change without notice. All programs and events are free of charge, unless indicated otherwise. Some programs and events require pre-registration.


Oct
13
Thu
Public Meeting–Finance Committee Meeting @ Fort Monroe Authority Main Office
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Oct
15
Sat
Special Event: An Evening with the Madisons @ The Chamberlin
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

On Saturday, October 15, 2016, the President and Mrs. Madison request the pleasure of your company at a dinner celebration to be held in the Grand Dining Room of the historic Chamberlin located at Fort Monroe. Our guests of honor will recall the trying times of the War of 1812 and the inspiration that led to the construction of Fort Monroe. You will be captivated as the President and his First Lady share memories of the trying time of the War of 1812. An Evening with the Madisons! will be a 5-course reenactment dinner, complete with a historical themed menu featuring local cuisine, and early 19th century entertainment. President Madison will be portrayed by renowned interpreter Bryan Austin of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, and his wife Whitney, also of Colonial Williamsburg will portray Dolley Madison.

Seating is limited. Tickets will be available online or by telephone beginning August 15, 2015. Visit www.fmauthority.com or call us at 757-788-3391 for more information.

For out of town guests, nearby lodging at the Residence Inn Newport News Airport is available at special rates. For more information about lodging please click here.

The Historic Chamberlin is located at 2 Fenwick Road, Fort Monroe, VA 23651

This special event is hosted and sponsored by the Fort Monroe Foundation.

Tickets for this special event on sale now through October 7th. Ticket price for this very special event will be $75.00 per person inclusive of taxes and gratuities. A cash bar will be available. Dress is cocktail attire.

 

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Oct
20
Thu
Public Meeting–Board of Trustees Meeting @ Bay Breeze Conference Center
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Oct
21
Fri
Special Event–Fort Monroe Ghost Walk @ Main Gate--Entrance to Fortress
Oct 21 @ 6:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Come and discover where history meets mystery! Learn the hidden secrets of Fort Monroe’s rich 400 year history during our guided ghost walks. Tours begin every 15 minutes from 6:15 to 9:15 pm and will last approximately 45 minutes. Tours are rain or shine. Please be advised that this is a walking tour and most of the areas of the tour are not handicapped accessible. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Call 757-690-8061 | 757-251-2752

Oct
22
Sat
Special Event–Fort Monroe Ghost Walk @ Main Gate--Entrance to Fortress
Oct 22 @ 6:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Come and discover where history meets mystery! Learn the hidden secrets of Fort Monroe’s rich 400 year history during our guided ghost walks. Tours begin every 15 minutes from 6:15 to 9:15 pm from the Main Gate on Ruckman Road and will last approximately 45 minutes. Tours are rain or shine. Please be advised that this is a walking tour and most of the areas of the tour are not handicapped accessible. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 the day of the event. Tickets go on sale September 19th.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Call 757-690-8061 | 757-251-2752 for more information.

Dec
8
Thu
Public Meeting–Finance Committee Meeting @ Fort Monroe Authority Main Office
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dec
11
Sun
Holly Days Concert and Tree Lighting @ Fort Monroe Theatre
Dec 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Join us for our Holiday Concert with the Hampton Roads Philharmonic. Tree lighting of the largest Holly Tree on the Post located in Cannon Park will begin at 5:30 pm featuring a special visit from Santa Claus.

Dec
15
Thu
Public Meeting–Board of Trustees Meeting @ Bay Breeze Conference Center
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dec
16
Fri
Special Event–Holiday Concert featuring the US Army Training and Doctrine Command Concert Band @ Fort Monroe Theatre
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dec
14
Mon
HCG Calendar Test
Dec 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm