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Sep 14
Saturday 10 am-4 pm

Leisurely Pursuits and Grand Entertains

Category: Included with Admission

Date: September 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

How did people amuse themselves in the 18th Century? Interactive programs and demonstrations offer an incredible range of colonial sports, games, 18th-century country dances, needlework, painting in the gardens and music.

Special Activities Include:

Colonial Games including quoits, stilt walking, skittles, kite flying and more, including “tavern games” such as Shut the Box

Gullah Storytelling

18th Century Fashion Demos and “Ladies Toilette”(dressing, grooming, bathing, etc)

Naturalist – learn about the natural world around Middleton Place

Music and English country dancing

Event is held on September 13 and 14. Activities are included with general admission to Middleton Place (free for Foundation members).

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