Fall Festival October 3, 2015 DAYTIME ACTIVITIES CANCELLED BALL IS ON SCHEDULE
October 3, 2015 10am-4pm
DAYTIME ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER.
BALL WILL BE HELD AS PLANNED. THERE ARE A LIMITIED AMOUNT OF TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE.
Please join us for a fun and educational day! Grand Caverns will host the Fall Festival Living Hisotry Day on October 3, 2015. Re-enactment groups from different time periods will be demonstrating the daily life of a Civil War, WWII, and Vietnam Era Soldier throughout the day. Military, classic, and antique vehichles will be available as well. Living Hisory demonstrations will be given thoughout the day including flintlocks, soap making, applebutter, bean pot and many more. Crafters will be on site demonstrating their crafts as well as food vendors selling delicious food. The entire family can experience the history that makes the area and its residents who they are today. Park admission for daytime activities is free.
The Massanutten Chapter of the Virginia Archeological Society will be holding an artifact identification day so bring your collections of arrowheads, points, and stone tools.
The day will come to a close with an authentic ball inside the Ballroom of Grand Caverns from 6-8 pm. The ball is hosted by the VAR caving group, who volunteer at the caverns on a regular basis. Period music and light refreshments will be provided. Period dress is encouraged but not required. Cost for the ball is $20 per person payble in advance and limited to 100 tickets.
Come celebrate the history of Grand Caverns and this magnificent area! If you or a friend are interested in participating and would like more information, please contact us. Please contact Grand Caverns at (540) 249-5705 or Beth Ballew at (540) 290-0849. Keep checking back for updated activities and we hope to see you on October 3!
Ball Ticket Request Form:
Payment due on or before Sept 15, 2015
____Tickets @ $20 Each= $_____________
Please mail check or money order to :
Grottoes, VA 24441
The information contained on this page is for general purposes only and may not contain the most current information. For answers to more specific questions or concerns, or to receive the latest information possible, please call the Grand Caverns main office.