Invitation to Anniversary of First Landing

images408th Anniversary
Of the
First Landing at Cape Henry

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Wreath Laying at the Cape Henry Cross at 2:15 PM
Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of the placing of the Cape Henry Cross
By the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists and

Ceremony Honoring the First Settlers at 3:00 PM
The 96th Continuous Observance
at the
First Landing Chapel
Joint Expeditionary Base East (Fort Story)
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reception to Follow

Sponsored by
The Order of Cape Henry, 1607, The Norfolk Mace and Reverend Robert Hunt Chapters, National Society Daughters of the American Colonists and the Cape Henry Women’s Club

Here at Cape Henry first landed in America on April 26, 1607, those English colonists who, on May 13, 1607, established at Jamestowne, Virginia the First Permanent English Settlement in America

Please Note
To enter the base, you must have the registration and current proof of insurance for the vehicle as well as all passengers 16 and older must have a picture ID.