Events

  • July 31, 2014

    Albemarle County Fair

    Albemarle County Fair

    The Albemarle County Fair returns to Ash Lawn-Highland in 2014 for the third year in a row! Join us for a festive "Old-Time Country Fair" with traditional family fun in a historic setting. This three-day agricultural celebration includes farm animals, exhibits, food, crafts, baked goods, live ...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland Fairgrounds
    • Start:
      July 31, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      August 2, 2014 10:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5; Children (under 6) Free
  • August 24, 2014

    August 24, 1814 Bicentennial Program

    1814-burning

    Join us Sunday, August 24th, the 200th anniversary of the Burning of Washington, for a War of 1812 lecture and musical performance. At 2 pm, local historian Rick Britton will give a free lecture on the events that took place at the Battle of Bladensburg and the Burning of Washing...

    • Venue:
      The Barn
    • Start:
      August 24, 2014 2:00 pm
    • End:
      August 24, 2014 4:30 pm
    • Cost:
      Concert $10; Lecture Free
  • September 14, 2014

    Star-Spangled Banner Day

    War of 1812

    On Sunday, September 14th, we're inviting children to join us in commemorating the 200th anniversary of our national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner!” They can help us create an oversized War of 1812 American flag at the Hilltop Pavilion, try their hand at historic games and cr...

    • Venue:
      The Pavilion
    • Start:
      September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
    • End:
      September 14, 2014 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5 per child with accompanied parent, or free with house tour