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  • Dec 4

    The Grand Illumination

    When: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: Cape Henry Lighthouse

    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 chance to see the Cape Henry Lighthouse prior to the Dune Restoration project beginning January 2015.

    The illumination has been a tradition…

  • Dec 13

    “At Christmas be Mery”: A Special Holiday Evening at Historic Jamestowne

    When: 5:30am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Sir George Yeardley, Virginia’s Governor in 1620 invites you to a very special evening program in the church at Historic Jamestowne. Departing from Colonial Williamsburg’s Visitor Center, you will travel along the Colonial Parkway with your guide who will offer insights into early English Christmas traditions and what Jamestown settlers…

  • Dec 13

    A Colonial Christmas at Scotchtown

    Location: Patrick Henry's Scotchtown 

    Join us for two days of merriment during our Annual Christmas Celebrations! We invite you to celebrate a simple 18th-century Christmas holiday at Patrick Henry's Scotchtown. Join us to see the beautiful natural decorations, historically appropriate foods, a boxwood wreath making craft workshop and other holiday surprises!

    December…

  • Dec 13

    Hands On Christmas Crafts

    Location: Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    The holidays will be right around the corner before you know it!  We hope you'll come visit Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown and we will help you get ready.  We will teach you make a boxwood wreath to adorn your front door, make ornaments for your tree or to use for gifts…

  • Dec 14

    A Court End Christmas

    Location:

    Court End of Richmond, VA including the John Marshall House

     

     

    Join us for the Annual Christmas event in Downtown Richmond, Virginia

    Enjoy FREE admission to The John Marshall House and participate, once again in Richmond's longest running Christmas Open House tradition. This years Court End Christmas includes the caricature artist Eric Vinyard from 12:30pm-2pm, colonial dancers from…

  • Dec 19

    “At Christmas be Mery”: A Special Holiday Evening at Historic Jamestowne

    When: 5:29pm

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Sir George Yeardley, Virginia’s Governor in 1620 invites you to a very special evening program in the church at Historic Jamestowne. Departing from Colonial Williamsburg’s Visitor Center, you will travel along the Colonial Parkway with your guide who will offer insights into early English Christmas traditions and what Jamestown settlers…

  • Feb 20

    Hanover and Henrico Tour

    When: 8:00am to 6:00pm

    Location:

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    16120 Chiswell Lane

    Beaverdam, VA 23015

    Join Ronald L. Hurst, Colonial Williamsburg, vice president for collections, conservation, and museums, and Carlisle H. Humelsine Chief Curator, andSara Lee Barnes, Library Associates, University of Virginia Library, for a one-day trip to Hanover and Henrico Countries.

    Our tour of Virginia's Hanover-Henrico region will address more than two centuries of material…