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 soldiers of Company F, 51st Virginia Infantry and bring some Christmas cheer to them far from hearth and home. Lend a hand with chores or join in the holiday celebration! Free with park admission. $10 for ages 13 and older. $5 for ages 6-12. Children 5 and under are free. 8895 George Collins Parkway. More information at 540-740-3101.