National Park Service News Release
For Immediate Release Contact: Faye Walmsley
November 22, 2006 301-767-3702
Gilmore’s Light Ensemble Performs at the Historic Great Falls Tavern
On Saturday, December 2nd at 1: oo pm, join the Gilmore’s Light Ensemble as they perform 19th Century holiday songs and carols.
The Gilmore’s Light Ensemble plays and sings traditional 19th Century holiday music using hammered dulcimer, guitar, banjo, mandolin, and accordion wearing clothing of the mid-1800’s. Come and join in the festive mood of the holiday season during the concert. Light refreshments will be served.
The concert lasts until 4:00 pm and is free. There is entrance fee to the park of $5.00 per single vehicle.
The Great Falls area of the C & O Canal National Historical Park is located at the intersection of Falls Rd. and MacArthur Blvd. in Potomac, Maryland. For more information about Gilmore’s Light Ensemble concertand the park, call 301-767-3714.