Special Events

white luminaries light up the brick McLean house and add glow to the dirt road under a deep blue sky
Each year the park lights luminaries to honor the residents of Appomattox County freed by the surrender of Lee to Grant. This year's luminary program will be at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019

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The following are special events scheduled at the park or at institutions hosting programs by or in cooperation with park historical staff.

May 18 Literature in the Park- Details TBD

May 28 Music in the Park-Sweeney Concert Series 6PM McLean House porch - Haversacks and Hardtack

June 15 Art in the Park

June 18-19 Civil War Camp for kids

June 20-21 Civil War Camp for kids

June 25 Music in the Park-Sweeney Concert Series 6PM McLean House porch - NiteKAP

July 6 Annual Civil War Baseball and Heritage Day

July 23 Music in the Park-Sweeney Concert Series 6PM McLean House porch - Laura Semilian and Band

August 17 Art in the Park

August 27 Music in the Park-Sweeney Concert Series 6PM McLean House porch - TBD

September 7 Joel Sweeney and the Banjo Music Festival

September 27-28 8th Annual Lantern Tours

October 12 Storytelling around the campfire

December 8 Holiday Open House with SANTA!

For more information, including possible schedule changes due to inclement weather or other factors, please call the park at 434-352-8987, check the park's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/AppomattoxNPS or check the park's Twitter feed at https://twitter.com/appomattoxnps.

Last updated: April 23, 2019

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Mailing Address:

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
P.O. Box 218

Appomattox, VA 24522

Phone:

(434) 352-8987 x226

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