Downtown Hampton Block Party canceled, Ricky Skaggs show moved indoors

The Downtown Hampton Block Party has been canceled due to inclement weather, according to Hampton officials. The risk of severe thunderstorms was looming in Saturday's forecast as of Friday afternoon.

The Mint Julep Vintage Antique Fair and Art Show in Downtown Hampton was also canceled.

However, the show will go on for bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs - indoors.

Skaggs will perform at the American Theatre at 125 E. Mellen St. in Phoebus.

The show will still be free and open to the public, but will start later than originally billed. 

The doors to the American Theatre will open at 7 p.m. Music will start at 8 p.m.

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