Special Events

October 2 - 7
Revolutionary War Weekend: A series of Revolutionary War activities at Walnut Grove Plantation, Cowpens National Battlefield, Kings Mountain National Military Park, and the City of Gaffney. For more information, go to http://www.rev-war-weekend.com.

Rev War Weekend 2015 Schedule of Events

Friday, October 2, 2015

Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery:

Grand Opening of Revolutionary War Exhibit 9am-6pm. Free to the public.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Cherokee County History and Arts Museum:

Ghost Walk and Overmountain Men Living History Encampment 6pm-9pm. Admission for Walk is $15 for adults and $10 under 12. $5 per person discount for CHAPS members.

Cowpens National Battlefield:

Overmountain Men in Visitor Center and Ranger Programs 9am-5pm. Events are free to the public. Historic weapons firing demonstrations 11:30, 1:30, 3:30.

Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery:

Revolutionary War Exhibit 9am-1pm. Free to the public.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Cherokee County History and Arts Museum:

Spirits of Independence Tour and Storytelling 6pm-8pm. Tours are $10 per person.

Cowpens National Battlefield:

Overmountain Men in Visitor Center and Ranger Programs 9am- 5pm. Events are free to the public.

Monday, October 5, 2015

Cherokee County History and Arts Museum:

Overmountain Men Living History Encampment 12pm-5pm. Free to the public.

City of Gaffney:

March on Main and Storytelling at the Cabin 10am-12pm. Free to the public.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Cowpens National Battlefield:

The Night Before Kings Mountainoutdoor drama 6pm-7pm. Event is free to the public.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Kings Mountain National Military Park:

235th Anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain Celebration 9am-5pm. Wreath laying begins at 11:00am and there is a keynote speaker at 3:00pm. Events are free to the public.

Event Locations:

Cherokee County History and Arts Museum

301 College Drive

Gaffney, SC 29340

(864) 489-3988

www.cherokeecountyhistory.org

Cowpens National Battlefield

4001 Chesnee Highway

Gaffney, SC 29341

(864) 461-2828

www.nps.gov/cowp

Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery

210 West Frederick Street

Gaffney, SC 29341

(864) 487-6244

www.getintogaffney.com

Kings Mountain National Military Park

2625 Park Road

Blacksburg, SC 29702

*GPS does not recognize this location;please call park for directions or visit the web site*

(864) 936-7921

www.nps.gov/kimo

Walnut Grove Plantation

1200 Otts Shoals Road

Roebuck, SC 29376

(864) 576-6546

www.spartanburghistory.org/walnut-grove-plantation


Last updated: October 3, 2015

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Mailing Address:

338 New Pleasant Road
Gaffney, SC 39341

Phone:

(864) 461-2828

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