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RevQuest: The Old Enemy

Venue: Colonial ... Date: 03/31/2014 - 11/30/2014 Location: Williamsburg

See the Revolutionary City through the eyes of an undercover agent. Side streets are now secret meeting spots, shop signs reveal hidden messages, a... More Info

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Berkeley Plantation Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch

Venue: Berkeley Plantation Date: 09/01/2014 - 11/30/2014 Location: Charles City

Berkeley Plantation offers activities for the entire family. Explore the colorful autumn gardens and grounds, river shore, museum, artifacts,... More Info

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Fall decorations

Thanksgiving Art Show

Venue: Graves' Mountain ... Date: 11/26/2014 - 11/29/2014 Location: Syria
Fall decorations

Lou Messa will display his paintings and prints in the Large Lounge of the Main Lodge. Lou's simple, nostalgic style brings to life hist... More Info

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"Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia" at ...

Venue: Jamestown Settlement Date: 11/27/2014 - 11/29/2014 and 11/26/2015 - 11/28/2015 Location: Williamsburg

At Jamestown Settlement, explore 17th-century culinary practices of Virginia during this three-day event beginning on Thanksgiving Day. Visitors di... More Info

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Pickn n "The Pound" Bluegrass Jam

Pickn n "The Pound" Bluegrass Jam

Venue: Town Hall Date: 11/27/2014 and additional dates Location: Pound
Pickn n "The Pound" Bluegrass Jam

Pickn n "The Pound" Bluegrass Jam is located at the Town Hall. Every Thurs. evening at 7 p.m. All Bluegrass Instruments are welcomed. Please ... More Info

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Open-hearth cooking at the Yorktown Victory Center's 1780s farm.

"Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia" at the ...

Venue: Yorktown Victory ... Date: 11/27/2014 - 11/29/2014 and 11/26/2015 - 11/28/2015 Location: Yorktown
Open-hearth cooking at the Yorktown Victory Center's 1780s farm.

At the Yorktown Victory Center, a museum of the American Revolution, explore 18th-century culinary practices of Virginia during this three-day even... More Info

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Annual Candlelight Processional & Lighting of ...

Venue: Main Street over to ... Date: 11/28/2014 Location: Lexington

The festivities start when hundreds gather, all with lighted candles and song sheets in hand, and proceed down Main Street singing classic Christma... More Info

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Artisan Demonstration: Margaret Rich

Venue: Heartwood: ... Date: 11/29/2014 and 12/13/2014 Location: Abingdon

Margaret Rich learned to sew from her grandmother -- who learned from her grandmother. Margaret, who is from Russell County, loves interacting with... More Info

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Small Business Saturday

Venue: Historic Downtown ... Date: 11/29/2014 Location: Bristol

A day all about encouraging the community to shop small and shop local! Come downtown and visit some of our great locally owned businesses for a di... More Info

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Special Music Performance -- The Spotlighters

Venue: National Museum of ... Date: 11/30/2014 Location: Triangle

The Spotlighters, a traveling performance ensemble for The Spotsylvanians Community Chorus, will perform a selection of patriotic and holiday songs... More Info

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Wreath-Making Demonstration at Oatlands

Venue: Oatlands Historic ... Date: 12/02/2014 and 12/09/2014 Location: Leesburg

Oatlands’ head gardener, Mark Schroeter, will hold wreath making demonstrations on December 2 and 9 at 11am in the greenhouse. This inf... More Info

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First Thursday Lunch Box Lectures

Venue: History Museum of ... Date: 12/04/2014 Location: Roanoke

The History Museum of Western Virginia presents our Lunchbox Lecture Series. These lectures are set up in a way that allows for a more conver... More Info

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The Crooked Road Open Jam

Venue: Heartwood: ... Date: 12/04/2014 and additional dates Location: Abingdon

The Crooked Road Open Jam at Heartwood is an informal musical gathering on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday of each month. You don't have to play an ... More Info

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Grand Illumination at Cape Henry Lighthouse

Venue: Cape Henry ... Date: 12/04/2014 Location: Fort Story

Celebrate the Grand Illuination with JEBFSLC as the holiday lights are illuminated at 5:30 p.m. for the first time this season. This is the last ch... More Info

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Lecture "A Gunner in Lee's Army: The Letters of ...

Venue: Virginia Historical ... Date: 12/04/2014 Location: Richmond

In May 1861, Thomas Henry Carter raised an artillery battery and joined the Confederate Army. Over the next four years he rose steadily in rank fro... More Info

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Campagna Center's Scottish Christmas Walk Parade ...

Venue: George Washington ... Date: 12/05/2014 - 12/06/2014 Location: Alexandria

Don’t miss Old Town Alexandria’s most spectacular holiday weekend. In 1749, the city of Alexandria was officially established by three ... More Info

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Christmas Candlelight Tour

Venue: James Madison's ... Date: 12/05/2014 and additional dates Location: Montpelier Station

Celebrate the splendor of the holidays with family and friends by candlelight at Montpelier, featuring Santa's workshop, children's crafts, holiday... More Info

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A holiday tour of Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest by candlelight.

Candlelight Tours at Poplar Forest

Venue: Thomas Jefferson's ... Date: 12/05/2014 and additional dates Location: Forest
A holiday tour of Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest by candlelight.

Ring in the holidays at Poplar Forest! Visitors on these rare candlelit tours will experience the octagon house decorated for the holidays as it mi... More Info

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