Special Events

July 4

Fun Fourth Festival!

We will be open during the Fun Fourth Street Festival! Experience the essence of Independence Day with Revolutionary War re-enactors outside or check out our exhibits inside the museum.

Start: July 4 @ 1:00 pm
End: July 4 @ 8:00 pm

July 8

Fabulous 50’s Flashback

57-Chevy

Rock around the clock and enjoy a day of family fun! We’ll have hula hoops, vintage games and activities for children, food trucks, live rock ‘n’ roll music, fabulous DJ Jessica Washburn spinning the classics, swing dancing and tours of the First Presbyterian Cemetery. Enjoy free popcorn while you watch classic 1950s TV cartoons and a Sci-Fi film, or purchase delicious burgers and ice cream from the Porter House Burger Truck and Ice Queen Ice Cream.

Schedule:
11:00-4:00 Family Activities
11:00 Hula Hoop contest
12 noon Piedmont Swing Dancers
1:00 Mighty Fine Pie Band featuring Bobby D Curator
1:00-3:30 Classic 1950s cartoons
2:00-4:00 DJ Jessica Washburn spinning rock and roll
3:30-5:00 Sci-Fi Film–Plan 9 From Outer Space

Start: July 8 @ 11:00 am
End: July 8 @ 4:00 pm