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Nov
25
Sat
Friendship, Trade, and Feast at Henricus
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Come join the English and Virginia Indian historical interpreters at Henricus for the autumn harvest feasts and fun common to all people in 17th-century Virginia. Visitors will have a chance to be immersed in the cooking, games and songs that were common to the homes in 1611-1622 Virginia. This event will further interpret the history of the first “Thanksgiving” in English America – the one which happened in 1619 in Virginia! Join us for smells, sounds, and frolic of the 17th century past.

Cost: $8 Adults, $6 Children ages 6 – 12

Henricus Patrons free.It pays to be a Patron at Henricus Historical Park. Learn more today.

Dec
9
Sat
Three Centuries of Virginia Christmas – 17th century through 19th century
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Henricus interpreters will be demonstrating the changing traditions of English Christmas during the reigns of King James I (1621), King George III (1776) and Queen Victoria (1864).

Dec
15
Fri
Boar’s Head Feast
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Tis’ the Season to step back in time! Follow the merry Lord of Misrule to England in the 1590s and enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavours of Christmas as we knew it then: a multi-course feast including roasted meats, pies, ale, cider and more, served at table in our spacious, candle-lit Guest House with a blazing Yule log fire.

Dine to the sounds of period musicians, with wassailing a-plenty, and many a toast to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth I. Begin your holidays with one of the oldest English Christmas traditions in one of the oldest English settlements in North America: Henricus!

SOLD OUT! E-mail sunderlandc@chesterfield.gov to be placed on the waiting list and receive advanced notice for 2018.

Dec
16
Sat
Boar’s Head Feast
Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 Tis’ the Season to step back in time! Follow the merry Lord of Misrule to England in the 1590s and enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavours of Christmas as we knew it then: a multi-course feast including roasted meats, pies, ale, cider and more, served at table in our spacious, candle-lit Guest House with a blazing Yule log fire.

Dine to the sounds of period musicians, with wassailing a-plenty, and many a toast to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth I. Begin your holidays with one of the oldest English Christmas traditions in one of the oldest English settlements in North America: Henricus!

SOLD OUT! E-mail sunderlandc@chesterfield.gov to be placed on the waiting list and receive advanced notice for 2018.