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.
We will also be showing American Evolution: 2019 Commemoration‘s documentary, “1619-2019: the Evolution of America” throughout the day!We will also be showing 2019 Commemoration‘s documentary, “1619-2019: the Evolution of America” throughout the day!