Rosewell's Annual Barbecue and Silent Auction at the Ruins

Venue
Rosewell
Address
5113 Old Rosewell Lane
Gloucester, VA 23061
Region Chesapeake Bay
Locality Gloucester
Date(s)/Time:
Sunday, October 19, 2014 (1:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Visitor Center: (804) 693-2585
The Rosewell Foundation rosewell@inna.net
The Rosewell Foundation www.rosewell.org

Every year in fall, people spent an entertaining afternoon on the lawn surrounding the historic ruins of one of Colonial America's grandest mansions. Enjoying the barbecue feast, pleasing music and a wonderful silent auction, exalts the imagination of the outstanding lifestyle that was lived by three generations of the Page family. Thomas Jefferson was a frequent guest at the mansion along with many historic personalities who shaped our country. The annual barbecue is the largest fundraiser to support the expenses associated with maintaining the Rosewell Ruins preserving the historic site for future generations. Local businesses as well as many individuals and families help make this possible with their donations.
The Rosewell Foundation is looking forward to host all these history interested parties joining year by year or being new to the historic site and searching for more information about. Whatever the relationship to Rosewell is, the event will relive a day in history in everybody's mind.

BBQ 

Live music

Silent Auction

Please call or visit the visitor center to order your tickets in advance. 



Admission Fee: Adults $ 25; Children (6-12) $ 12.50

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Last Updated: 8/25/2014 1:53 PM
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