2019 will mark the 400th anniversary of the first representative legislative assembly in the New World, the arrival of the first recorded Africans to English North America, the recruitment of English women in significant numbers, the first official English Thanksgiving in North America, and the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit of the Virginia Colony.
News
American Evolution™ Announces First Ever Participation in VA-1 Tourism Summit 2017
American Evolution™ Announces First Ever Participation in VA-1 Tourism Summit 2017
November 13, 2017
American Evolution™ Commemorates the 398th Anniversary of America’s First Official English Thanksgiving
American Evolution™ Commemorates the 398th Anniversary of America’s First Official English Thanksgiving
November 4, 2017
2019 Commemoration and Virginia Tourism Corporation Team Up to Launch
2019 Commemoration and Virginia Tourism Corporation Team Up to Launch "Virginia to America" Video Series
October 26, 2017
Stephen Adkins: U.S. is Overdue for More Inclusive History
Stephen Adkins: U.S. is Overdue for More Inclusive History
October 10, 2017
American Evolution Participating in 2017 ASALH Meeting and Conference
American Evolution Participating in 2017 ASALH Meeting and Conference
September 28, 2017
American Evolution and Cinébar Productions Announce New, Hour-Long Documentary
American Evolution and Cinébar Productions Announce New, Hour-Long Documentary
September 18, 2017
American Evolution Marketing Grant Program Now Open
American Evolution Marketing Grant Program Now Open
September 12, 2017
Mayor Donnie Tuck Discusses the Significance of the Arrival of the First Africans to Virginia in 1619
Mayor Donnie Tuck Discusses the Significance of the Arrival of the First Africans to Virginia in 1619
August 31, 2017
AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ and WHRO Public Media Launch
AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ and WHRO Public Media Launch "Guardians of Jamestown: 1619" Educational Video Series
August 24, 2017
Events
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
March 2, 2018
2018 Tom Tom Founders Festival
2018 Tom Tom Founders Festival
April 9, 2018
Founding Sponsors
Virginia Colony Sponsors