News & Events

June 2, 2020

Just a few moments from yesterday's Prayer Vigil/Rally peaceful protest for the killing of George Floyd at Mt. Trashmore in Virginia Beach. It was organized by our interdenominational ministers conference and other civic organizations, including VAACC.  About 300 were...

May 7, 2020

Dear Friends of VAACC,

Thanks so much for your donation to VAACC. Through your generosity, our organization addressed a critical need in the African American senior communities in Virginia Beach on Giving Tuesday Now, which was May 5th. Our theme was HIGH 5 GIVE $5.

We w...

February 10, 2020

A huge THANK YOU to everyone that attended “Cross That River” yesterday! And a special thanks to the The Zeiders American Dream Theater for featuring this wonderful musical.

Please enjoy the photos of our after-show experience, and click here for a short video of o...

December 29, 2019

Be sure to sign up for our newsletters so you don't miss out on all the updates!

MISSION: To collect, preserve, interpret and celebrate the Commonwealth's African American history, culture and community from the early 1600s to the present, and to inform and educate the...

December 2, 2019

The Virginia African American Cultural Center hosted its 1st Community Fall Festival on October 5th 2019 to celebrate on the land which was officially “Gifted” by the City of Virginia Beach to our communities. Even though we have not broken ground  we felt it was impor...

October 7, 2019

During our first Community Fall Festival celebrating cultural history, presented by The African American Cultural Center In Virginia Beach’s, with over 500 in attendance, Center President Bruce Williams announced that the Center’s board had voted last month to change t...

October 5, 2019

The Virginia African American Cultural Center hosted its 1st Community Fall Festival on October 5th 2019 to celebrate on the land which was officially “Gifted” by the City of Virginia Beach to our communities. Even though we have not broken ground  we felt it was impor...

October 2, 2019

The African American Cultural Center of Virginia Beach expresses immense appreciation for our community partners and sponsors supporting our Community Fall Festival! We thank them for their time and investment in helping us to produce cultural events that celebrat...

September 20, 2019

UVA Today Article:

University of Virginia art professor Kevin Everson has made more than 170 films and shown them at many of the world’s most famous museums and film festivals.

Today, he has one more accolade to show for that prolific body of work.

The Heinz Foundation na...

June 20, 2019

Congratulations to AACC community member Mary Dotson, and her Faith-based partners for hosting their 1st Juneteenth Celebration!. Mary Dotson is one of our historic African American neighborhoods members featured on the recently commissioned AACC's Public Artwork: "Por...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Cross That River a Huge Success

February 10, 2020

1/7
Please reload

Recent Posts

December 29, 2019

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Classic