Who was Blackbeard and Why do we Care?

Who was Blackbeard and Why do we Care?

315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC 28516 | (252) 504-7740

June 9, 2018 | 12:00 pm-1:50 pm

Baylus C. Brooks, Kevin Duffus, David Moore, and Lindley Butler in a panel discussion (A FREE event!)
The life of Blackbeard the Pirate has become enmeshed in legends and lore over the past three centuries, so much so, that it is often difficult to separate fact from myth. These historians have spent decades researching historical records trying to shed some light on the life of the infamous pirate, the man behind the legend that grew into Blackbeard. This panel will present recently discovered facts about Blackbeard and pirates in North Carolina.