Upcoming Events


Marshall and Madeira

Nov 17, 2021

6:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us in celebrating Chief Justice John Marshall’s favorite beverage: madeira wine! Madeira is a fortified wine produced on the island of Madeira off the coast of Portugal and was very popular in Early Republic Virginia because it could withstand the hot climate. We invite you to join us on November 17th from 6-8pm for …

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Heart of a Warrior Mounted Archery Group Demonstration

Nov 20, 2021

12:00 pm — 4:00 pm

Energy will fill the air at the picturesque grounds of Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown, as mounted archers prepare to unleash their horses and their arrows for the first time at this historic venue. This isn’t your typical equine event! These unique athletes train hard in this ancient sport, working as a team with their horses as …

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Holiday Cheer at Scotchtown

Dec 4, 2021

10:00 am — 4:00 pm

Time to get into the holiday spirit at Scotchtown! Join us for holiday themed crafts, tours and much more! Story time at the top of every hour. $10 per person includes: Open house tours Costumed interpreters Hot cider Holiday Craft Story Time Warm clothes and comfortable shoes are encouraged. This event is hosted almost entirely …

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Knights Before Christmas at Bacon’s Castle

Dec 11, 2021

10:00 am — 5:00 pm

465 Bacons Castle Trail
Surry, VA 23883

A fun filled family holiday festival featuring demonstrations by the Tidewater Dogs of War, a medieval armored combat team. Christmas Tours of the Castle Visit from Santa Re-enactors Vendors Food and Drink Bonfire Games All COVID-19 protocols will be followed including wearing face masks and social distancing. All activities included in General Admission ticketing. …

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