Events for Thursday, April 20, 2017

Brews and Brains at Bad Wolf Brewery

Thursday, 04/20/2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Prince William and Northern Virginia area has a rich social history throughout the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries in which beer played a part. From the role of taverns as a social and political venue throughout the 18th and 19th century, the impact of alcohol throughout the Civil War, to the economic influence of the development of breweries throughout the 20th century and prohibition, alcohol played a role in shaping the area today. Join the Historic Preservation Division and Bad Wolf Brewery as we examine the role of beer throughout American History in this three-part series of lectures, artifacts, and activities. Attachments

Colonial Children's Games

Thursday, 04/20/2017 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM

See what games children used to play during the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. Play a few innings of Town Ball. Race hoops against each other and play a game of catch called Graces. Appropriate for children 4 years old and up. For more information please contact 703-583-6904. 2 Sessions: 11 - 11:45 a.m. and 1 - 1:45 p.m.Attachments

Festival of Spring: Holland comes to Haymarket

Sunday, 04/16/2017 10:00 AM - Sunday, 04/30/2017 6:00 PM

Holland comes to Haymarket as the Festival of Spring gets underway at Burnside farms. Come for the wonderful photo opportunities and bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the warm weather now settling in to Prince William County. This will be a festival that will be fun for all ages. For ticket information, please visit their website at http://www.burnsidefarms.com. Attachments


 

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