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Grand Caverns Heritage Day

Grand Caverns Heritage Day

Heritage Day Camp

June 7, 2014

Thanks to everyone for making the third annual Heritage Day on June 15, 2013 such a success. We hope to have an even better day in 2014. Please join us to celebrate our rich heritage on June 7, 2014.  Daytime activities are free and public is invited.

Grand Caverns Civil War Ball

The day will end with a Candlelight tour and ball inside the Grand Ballroom. Music provided by the 3rd Maryland Volunteers. Candlelight Tour and Ball tickets available  in advance and are limited to 100 tickets, so please purchase early.Ticket sales will open on January 2014 Light period refreshments will be available in the educational building to ticket holders during the ball. Ball tickets must be purchased prior to May 15, 2014.


Groups and demonstrations participating throughout the day thus far:

  • Flintlock & Firearms Demos- living history demonstrations
  • History Mobile
  • Panel Diplay- An AMerican Turning Point
  • Wood Working Demonstration
  • Folk Art Demonstrations
  • Quilting and Sewing Demonstrations
  • Antique Machinery Display
  • Campfire Cooking Demonstrations
  • Applebutter & Soap Making Demontrations
  • Photographer will be available
  • Crafters demonstrating their crafts
  • Civil War Re-enactors demonstrating the daily life of a soldier and firing cannons
  • "Teaser" tours during the day available for a discounted price
  • Food vendors
  • If you are interested in participating or have questions, please call 540-249-5705.


Throughout the Day 10am-4pm

Free admission

Evening 5-8 pm

-Advance Tickets Required---$25.00 per Person-

Candle Light Tour of Cave

Ball Inside Cave

Music provided by 3rd Maryland Volunteers

Caller- Becca Dennison



Advance Candlelight Tour & Ball Ticket Request:

Limited to 100 tickets




 City/State/Zip: ___________________________________


__________Tickets@ $25 Each= $_______________


Mail with payment to: Grand Caverns, POB 478, Grottoes, VA 24441



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