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Spring Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, May 19-20, 2018 The first Market Fair of the season. Dance, purchase herbs and flowers or shop for the latest fashions in clothing, jewelry and lotions. Play games, watch a chil [...]

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Spring Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, May 19-20, 2018 The first Market Fair of the season. Dance, purchase herbs and flowers or shop for the latest fashions in clothing, jewelry and lotions. Play games, watch a chil [...]

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Wheat Harvest

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, June 16, 2018 Join us on June 16 to learn how wheat became Virginia's second cash crop! Regular Admission fee. Weather permitting – call ahead.

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Colonial Living Experience

McLEAN 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm Friday, June 29,  5:00pm -   Sunday, July 1, noon This weekend, overnight immersion program will send you back to the 18th century. You will wear period clothi [...]

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Summer Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, July 21-22, 2018 Sit in the shade and relax, savor roasted chicken, enjoy dancing & singing or test your watercolor and writing skills. Try hands on crafts such as spinning [...]

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Summer Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, July 21-22, 2018 Sit in the shade and relax, savor roasted chicken, enjoy dancing & singing or test your watercolor and writing skills. Try hands on crafts such as spinning [...]

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Tobacco Harvest

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, August 18, 2018 Harvest time is here! Help the Farm Family clean the tobacco leaves, gather the cut plants and hang them on the tobacco sticks inside the tobacco barn to cure! Regular Admiss [...]

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Furnished with a Firelock

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, September 22, 1-4pm Turn out for your militia! Come learn about 18th Century Virginia’s militia laws, and the farm family’s requirments for service. Witness the sights and sounds of an 18th [...]

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Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 6, 6 - 9 PM Our annual fundraising party will include live music, silent auction, dancing with a supper included. Cash bar available. Avian Sponsor: Farm Family Membership, 4 Oktober [...]

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Autumn Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, October 20 & 21, 2018 Warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the splendor of autumn with crisp local apples and hearty breads. Stop by the Shady Pig & Turkey Tavern for a c [...]

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Autumn Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, October 20 & 21, 2017 Warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the splendor of autumn with crisp local apples and hearty breads. Stop by the Shady Pig & Turkey Tavern for a c [...]

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To make Healthful Drink: Beer Brewing

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, November 17, 2018 Small beer was the common daily drink in 18th century Virginia. Come learn the basics of brewing Washinton's small beer! Regular admission fee

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Christmas in the Country

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 9, 2018, 1-4 pm "Christmas is come, hang out the pot, Let spits turn round and ovens be hot! Beef, pork, and poultry now provide to feast thy neighbors at this tide! Then wash all dow [...]

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Farm Hibernation

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 9 (after 4:30pm) - April 1, 2019 The 18th Century Farm closes for the 2018 season at the conclusion of Christmas in the Country. Please join us in the spring when we re-open on April [...]

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