Blackbeard Festival begins in Hampton

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Another festival is kicking off in Hampton today.

Tthe 15th Annual Blackbeard Festival starts Friday with the Pirates Ball at 7 p.m.

On Saturday you can check out a replica of Blackbeard's Pirate Camp - a reenactment of the famous pirate's final sea battle - plus, fireworks at 9 p.m.

The festival also features a kids area, live music, and more.