Friends of Cedar Mountain Battlefield will host a history seminar in Culpeper, Virginia, July 28-30, 2022 to commemorate the 160th anniversary of the August 9, 1862 battle.
A series of speakers will give battle-related presentations on Friday, July 29, and Saturday, July 30, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm. Friday evening will feature a keynote presentation. Morning presentations on Friday and Saturday will be followed by afternoon guided tours. On Friday, July 29, the afternoon walking tour will explore historic downtown Culpeper. On Saturday, July 30, the afternoon tour will be at Cedar Mountain Battlefield. Continue reading “History seminar July 28-30: 160th anniversary of battle”
Join us in the Taproom at Old House Vineyards on Thursday, May 26, at 5:00 pm for “Music, Merriment & Memories” with John Tole! We’re delighted to host this event with our friends at the Museum of Culpeper History and the Brandy Station Foundation.
Enjoy old-time and 19th century musical selections drawn from early popular American music performed by musician John Tole. There will be a 50/50 raffle and food and beverages will be available for purchase from Old House Vineyards.
Old House Vineyards is located at 18351 Corkys Lane in Culpeper. The event will be held in the Taproom. Old House is known for its award winning wines and is a favored destination for all types of events and gatherings. What better location for music, merriment and memories?
Don’t miss this unique educational experience for children interested in history! Campers will enlist in a military unit alongside living historians to learn about camp life and military maneuvers. This 3-hour camp will feature soldiers’ drills, equipment handling, and experiences of life during the Civil War, and wrap up with a mock battle! Continue reading “Children’s Civil War Camp”