Fee Free Days 2017
Enjoy 10 free entrance days to all national parks and free tours of the Sandburg Home in 2017.
- January 16 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- February 20 - Presiden't Day
- April 15-16 and 22-23 - Weekends of National Park Week
- August 25 - National Park Service 101st Birthday
- September 30 - National Public Lands Day
- November 11-12 - Veterans Day Weekend
10am to 1pm - Music in the Sandburg Home by Howard Bakken (keyboard) and Trish NiGabhain (Irish Harp). Crafts in the Dining Room.
At 10:30 am in the garage Black Feather shares stories of Cherokee Holiday Traditions.
At 11:30 am - Pat Corn and Robert Anderson play guitar and sing holiday favorites.
10am to 1pm - Music in the Sandburg Home by Steve and Jean Smith (hammered dulcimer). Crafts in the Dining Room.
At 10:30 am in the garage the New Mountain Strings play Appalachian Christmas music.
At 11:30 am John Perkins performs holiday folk songs on guitar.
Vintage Christmas Tea
Seatings at 11am and 2pm
A special Holiday tea served in the historic Sandburg Home. This marks the first time visitors have been invited to dine in the Sandburg Home. A variety of teas and treats will be served. This event is hosted by the Friends of Carl Sandburg at Connemara and a Southern Cup. Tickets $25 Adult, $15 Children under 10. Call Nancy at 828-674-2003 for reservations.