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Title
Christmas on the Farm
Description
Christmas on the Farm December 1, 2012, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Virginia Museum of the Civil War 8895 George Collins Parkway New Market, VA 22844 1859, a nation on the brink of war, a slave uprising narrowly avoided, a son far from home… Is a Merry Christmas possible? Join us at the historic Bushong Farm. Visit with our living historians and discover how a family carries on in the face of national crisis. There are games to play, stories to hear, treats to eat, songs to sing and a visit from a special Christmas visitor. 1864, a nation divided, yet another Christmas far from home, lonely hearts and short rations… Is a Merry Christmas possible? Visit the military encampment and bring some Christmas cheer to soldiers far from hearth and family. Lend a hand with chores or join in the holiday celebration! Each person bringing a non-perishable food item for donation to an area food bank will receive 50% off regular admission. Without a donation, regular admission rates apply $10.00 for adults ages 13-64-$9.00 for seniors 65 and older-$6.00 for youth ages 6-12-Free for ages 5 and under Tickets may be purchased at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War at New Market Battlefield on the day of the event. For more information: call 540-740-3101 or toll free 1-866-515-1864
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Date
Saturday, December 1st 2012
Category
General
Location
Virginia Museum of the Civil War
8895 George Collins Parkway
New Market, VA 22844
What is the cost?
Adults $1; Seniors $9; Youth 6-12 $6; 5 & undeer free. 50% discount for each person brining a non-perisable food item for the food bank
Is this event family friendly?
Yes