Jamestown 400th anniversary in 2007

For six days in June of 2007, the residents of Norfolk, Virginia will celebrate the 400th anniversary of the founding of the Jamestown Colony with "military, maritime and cultural activities" designed to showcase the best of the region.

Over 23 countries have been invited to take part in the Sail Virginia 2007 festivities which will include a gathering of international military units and tall ships. Their will also be a re-enactment of the founding of the colony.