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Fireworks Spectacular at The Diamond

Saturday, November 16, 5:00pm7:30pm
Members $20 for VMHC Members and Flying Squirrels Season Ticket Holders (Join today) Nonmembers $25 for General Admission; $100 for VIP (limited number available)
The Diamond, baseball stadium for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (3001 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220)
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Join the VMHC as we partner with the Flying Squirrels for a special event, Fireworks Spectacular at The Diamond.

Chris Jackson. Photo courtesy of Jenny Anderson.This family-friendly evening will include:

  • a 15-minute fireworks extravaganza choreographed to selections from Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning Broadway musical, HAMILTON

  • special guest Tony award-winning actor Chris Jackson, who starred in the role of George Washington in the original Broadway production of HAMILTON

  • historical re-enactors in the stadium

  • concessions stands

Doors open at 5:00 pm.
VIP Meet & Greet starts at 5:15 pm.
Main program starts at 6:30 pm.
Live interview with Chris Jackson at 6:45 pm.
Fireworks at 7:15 pm.


  • Tickets for this event are $25 each, with special discounts available to VMHC Members and Flying Squirrels season ticket holders (check your VMHC eblast from Oct. 9, 2019 for the promo code or call us at 804.340.1800).

  • A limited amount of VIP tickets will be available at $100 each, which will include a meet and greet with Chris Jackson, and special seating on the field for the fireworks.


We are looking for volunteers for this event. Willing to lend a hand? Volunteers will receive a free comp ticket to the event and two free tickets to the VMHC. Sign up here.


The VMHC’s Alexander Hamilton programming and exhibitions are presented by TowneBank. Additional support provided by the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia. Fireworks Spectacular support provided by Virginia Tourism Corporation, Richmond Region Tourism, and Hamilton Beach Brands.

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