FM99 Events

Pirates Pack the Park
Pirates Pack the Park
Loading Map....

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/21/2013
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location
The Mariners' Museum

Ahoy me Matey’s, gather ye’ scallywags, privateers and buccaneers and join us as we attempt to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title for “Largest Gathering of Pirates!”

This record is currently held by Hastings, England with a gathering of 14,231 pirates.  The Festival and record attempt will take place in The Mariners’ Museum Park.

The Pirate Festival will include:

  • Food and Beverage Vendors
  • Live Music and Entertainment
  • Craft and Pirate Merchandise Vendors
  • A Children’s Area
  • Period Encampments
  • And Much More!

The official count will take place at 2 p.m. so be sure you are here before that time dressed in your pirate attire. Here is what you must wear to be counted as a pirate:

  • Pirate Pants or Wench skirt
  • White or Striped Shirt
  • Hat or Bandana
  • Accessory Item such as an eye patch, sword, parrot, etc.

Talk Like a Pirate to win great prizes from Busch Gardens! It’s easy to enter the Pirates Pack the Park video contest… first, you must LIKE the Newport News VA Visit page! Just follow this link… https://www.facebook.com/newportnewsvirginia/app_403834839671843

Stay Connected:
Sign up to let us know you are planning to attend and to receive email updates about the event.

 

Recent News

in Entertainment

Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

nightatthemuseum

The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

in Music

Noel Gallagher embarrassed daughter in front of Harry Styles

Noel Gallagher and Anais Gallagher at Arthur - UK film premiere held at the O2 Arena - Arrivals.
London, England - 19.04.11

Noel Gallagher left his teenage daughter mortified by embarrassing her in front of One Direction heart-throb Harry Styles.

in Music

Gene Simmons credits mother for drug-free life

Gene Simmons speaks onstage during the "4th and Loud" portion of the AMC 2014 Summer TCA on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The Kiss frontman insists he has never been drunk or gotten high because he always worried about his mom's reaction.

in Music

Joan Jett to open for The Who’s 50th anniversary tour

joan

The "My Generation" hitmakers are set to bring their The Who Hits 50! tour to North America.

in Entertainment

Chris Pratt thought ‘Guardians’ would be a box office flop

Guardians Of The Galaxy

The "Parks and Rec" star was very, very wrong.