July 29 in Ticonderoga, New York:
Beyond Bullets and Blades—Event features original weapons from Fort Ticonderoga’s collection to learn how 18th-century arms were made and used. Participation limited, registration required For more information: Fort Ticonderoga, (518) 585-2821.
July 29 in Fairmont, West Virginia:
Colonial Kids Games—Event features fun and educational activities from the colonial period. For more information: Prickett’s Fort State Park, (304) 363-3030.
July 29 to August 3 in Nantucket, Massachusetts:
Antiques & Design Show of Nantucket—Show features a week of events including Designer Luncheon, Reception, Panel Discussion and four day antique show. At Bartletts Farm. For more information: Nantucket Historical Association, (508) 228-1894.
July 29 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina:
Tannenberg Organ Recital Series—Event features regional organists performing on the 1800 Tannenberg organ. For more information: Old Salem Museum & Gardens, (336) 721-7350.
July 29 in Middletown, Rhode Island:
Windmill Wednesday—Event features an evening of johnnycake tasting, hands-on activities for kids and the opportunity to see inside the 1812 Prescott Farm windmill. Learn about the importance of grist milling on Aquidneck Island and explore how the windmill works. For more information: Prescott Farm, 4018464152x122.
July 30 to August 1 in Chatham, Massachusetts:
60th Annual Chatham Antiques Show & Sale—Show features formal American and European furniture and accessories, fine art, porcelain, period ceramics, silver, jewelry, and more. At Chatham Elementary School. For more information: Chatham Chamber of Commerce, (800) 641-6908.
July 30 to August 1 in Pottersville, New Jersey:
Pottersville NJ Antique Show & Country Dining—Show features more than 30 antiques dealers from four states displaying their wares including pottery, textiles, prints, postcards, posters, jewelry, porcelain, collectibles, furniture, clocks, and more. In the red firehouse and the adjacent historic school house. For more information: Pottersville Antique Show, (908) 883-0002.
July 30 to August 1 in Charlottesville, Virginia:
Albemarle County Fair—Event features an "Old-Time Country Fair" offering traditional family fun in a historic setting including farm animals, exhibits, food, crafts, baked goods, live music, and more. For more information: Ash Lawn-Highland, (434) 293-8000.
July 30 to August 2 in Kittanning, Pennsylvania:
Fort Armstrong Folk Festival—Festival features an artist market, historical displays, entertainment and demonstrations, including blacksmith and spinning. For more information: Fort Armstrong Folk Festival, (724) 543-6363.
July 30 to August 1 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky:
James Harrod: The Battle for Kentucky Outdoor Drama—Play centers around Harrodsburg’s founder, frontiersman, James Harrod and the group of men that came to what is today Kentucky in 1774 to start a new life. For more information: Old Fort Harrod State Park, (859) 734-3314.
July 30 to August 2 in New Orleans, Louisiana:
The New Orleans Antiques Forum 2015—Four-day program includes talks and discussions with local and national experts and various activities. "It’s Only Natural," shines a light on the influence of nature in the decorative arts, from the acanthus-leaf ornamentation of neoclassical architecture to the gilded flora decorating fine-art frames. The forum is presented in conjunction with an exhibition of same name, on view July 29—November 28 at the Williams Research Center. Registration required. For more information: The Historic New Orleans Collection, (504) 523-4662.
August 1 to August 2 in Calhoun, Nebraska:
Living History Weekend—Event features the recreation of the lives of the soldiers, artisans, and civilians that lived in and around the outpost. For more information: Fort Atkinson, (402) 468-5611.
August 1 to August 2 in Youngstown, New York:
Soldiers of the Revolution—Event features period camps, musket and artillery demonstrations and military skirmishes based on life on the New York frontier during the American Revolution. For more information: Old Fort Niagara, (716) 745-7611.
August 1 in Montpelier Station, Virginia:
Garden & Grounds Tours—Tour the grounds of Montpelier and learn about the trove of champion trees and unique plantings, cultivated with great care and attention over generations of care and preservation. For more information: Montpelier, (540) 672-2728.
August 1 in Little Compton, Rhode Island:
The Little Compton Antiques Festival—Show features 55 dealers selling antiques and collectibles.At Caroline’s Sakonnet Vineyards. For more information: Ferguson & D’Arruda, (401) 273-5550.
August 1 to August 2 in Archbold, Ohio:
Doll & Teddy Bear Show and Sale—Event features exhibitors of antique dolls, original dolls, teddy bears, and collectibles as well as accessories, supplies, artist reproductions, clothing, doll furniture, and workshops. Registration required for workshops. For more information: Sauder Village, (800) 590-9755.
August 1 in Howes Cave, New York:
Haudenosaunee Dance Day—Event features the Haudenosaunee Dancers from Onondaga performing Iroquois social dances as practiced in their small traditional community near Syracuse. For more information: Iroquois Indian Museum, (518) 296-8949.
August 1 to August 2 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts:
Redcoats to Rebels—Event features a military re-enactment with nearly 1,000 soldiers portraying British, Irish, Spanish, Scottish, French and Colonial troops. For more information: Old Sturbridge Village, (800) 733-1830.
August 1 to August 2 in Parkersburg, West Virginia:
Pioneer Heritage Days—Event features living history demonstrations including blacksmith, candle making, basket weaving, leather making, open-fire cooking and more. For more information: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, (304) 420-4800.
August 1 to August 2 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky:
Craft Fair—Fair features an assortment of crafts, including pottery, jewelry, glass ware, woven rugs, needle craft, basketry, leather goods, floral design and Shaker reproductions. For more information: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, (800) 734-5611.
August 1 to August 2 in Kenosha, Wisconsin:
Pike River Rendezvous—Event features more than 350 reenactors encamped on Simmons Island and includes craft and trades demonstrations, period games and more. On Simmons Island. For more information: Pike River Rendezvous, (262) 843-3757.
August 1 to August 2 in Zoar, Ohio:
Zoar Harvest Festival—Show features 29 artisans offering framed art, redware, fine furniture, carvings, baskets, shaker boxes, quilts and more. For more information: Zoar Harvest Festival
August 2 in Campton Hills, Illinois:
Antique Tool Show & Sale—Members of the Midwest Tool Collectors Association and the Early American Industries Association display, trade, and sell antique and collectable tools. For more information: Garfield Farm Museum, (630) 584-8485.
August 2 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania:
Drill & Skill with the 1st Continental Regiment—Members of the First Continental Regiment will be visiting Rock Ford to work on a variety of 18th Century skills throughout the day. Planned activities include drilling under the 1764 Manual of Arms and demonstrating how to start a fire, roll proper cartridges and clean a musket using proper period techniques. The ladies will be demonstrating how to put together meals using seasonal food stuffs, how to use a tape loom, how to weave a basket and other necessary skills of camp life. For more information: Rock Ford Plantation, (717) 392-7223.
August 4 in Fairmont, West Virginia:
Hearth Cooking Demo—Tour the fort and smell the food cooking over an hearth, the way food was prepared during the colonial period. For more information: Prickett’s Fort State Park, (304) 363-3030.
August 4 to August 5 in Concord, New Hampshire:
MidWeek Twilight Tuesday Antiques Show—Show features 80 antique specialists displaying selections of 18th, 19th and early 20th century antiques in room settings. At the Douglas N. Everett Arena. For more information: Barn Star Productions, (845) 876-0616.
August 4 in Newport, Rhode Island:
Rough Point Landscape History and Garden Tour—Tour features 250 years of the property’s history from farmland to premier vacation spot. For more information: Rough Point, 4018464152x122.
August 1 to August 9 in Newbury, New Hampshire:
League of NH Craftsmen’s Fair—Show features more than 350 craftspeople and includes daily craft demonstrations, workshops, entertainment and more. At Mount Sunapee Resort. For more information: The League of NH Craftsmen, (603) 224-3375.
August 2 to November 29 in Garrison, New York:
Every Kind of a Painter: Thomas Prichard Rossiter—Exhibit features approximately 25 paintings and works from public and private collections demonstrating the deftness with which he approached portraits, still lifes, landscapes, genre scenes and history paintings. For more information: Boscobel, (845) 265-3638.
Now through December 12 in Chatsworth, Georgia:
Christmas by Candlelight—Event features the sights and sounds of a 19th century Christmas in one of America’s best-preserved Cherokee Indian homes. For more information: Chief Vann House Historic Site, (706) 695-2598.
Now through December 31 in Marietta, Ohio:
Imagining Marietta-The Northwest Territory Murals—The exhibit houses 12 murals depicting the first settlement of the Northwest Territory, each painted by William Mark Young. Also, on display are rare and seldom seen artifacts ranging from Rufus Putnam’s banjo clock, hand-written letters, historic newspapers, & photos of early Marietta. For more information: Campus Martius Museum, (800) 860-0145.
Now through December 31 in Williamsburg, Virginia:
A Rich and Varied Culture: The Material World of the Early South—This new exhibition celebrates the remarkable objects that were created in or imported to the Chesapeake, the Carolina low country, and southern backcountry. The exhibition will highlight the aesthetic diversity brought to the region by the varied cultures and ethnic groups that ultimately defined a unique, early southern style. For more information: Colonial Williamsburg, 1800hist or y.
Now through January 10, 2016 in Mount Vernon, Virginia:
Gardens & Groves—This special exhibition explores George Washington’s creation of a picture-perfect setting. Discover the ideas that shaped his vision and inspired the landscape at Mount Vernon. For more information: Mount Vernon, (703) 780-2000.
Now through December 31 in Williamsburg, Virginia:
China of the Most Fashionable Sort: Chinese Export Porcelain in Colonial America—Chinese export porcelain played an important role in the lives of colonists. It was the most desirable of the ceramic bodies, and possessing it indicated wealth and status. This exhibit will illustrate the wide variety of Chinese porcelain that was available in colonial America with a particular focus on pieces with histories in Virginia. Objects recovered from archaeological excavations will also be featured. For more information: Colonial Williamsburg, 1800hist or y.
Now through September 8 in Williamsburg, Virginia:
Working and Racing on the Bay: The Chesapeake Log Canoe—Objects from The Mariners Museum are featured in this special exhibition tracing the evolution of the dugout canoe through the centuries, from the watercraft of the Powhatan people 400 years ago to multi-log trade vessels and work and racing boats. For more information: Jamestown Settlement, (888) 593-4682.
Now through December 31 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina:
North Carolina Moravian Landscapes, 1790-1890—Artist depictions of the physical landscape reflecting the cultural and economic developments of the area with a variety of detailed maps, surveys, drawings, and paintings. In the J. Blum House. For more information: Old Salem Museums & Gardens., (336) 721-7360.
Now through May 31, 2016 in Williamsburg, Virginia:
A Celebration of American Quilts—Exhibit features twelve quilts that represent the diversity of quilts made in American from the 18th through 20th centuries. In the McCarl Gallery. For more information: Colonial Williamsburg, 800-hist or y.
Now through December 27 in Deerfield, Massachusetts:
Engraved Powder Horns from the French and Indian War and the American Revolution—Exhibit features one of the finest assemblages of this indigenous and unique American art form ever presented. The 75 powder horns offer a wealth of documentary information about the original owners and carvers who created them. For more information: Historic Deerfield, (413) 774-5581.
Now through December 27 in Deerfield, Massachusetts:
Into the Woods: Crafting Early American Furniture—Exhibit explores an array of masterworks by famous American cabinetmakers including Duncan Phyfe and Honoré Lannuier, Samuel McIntire, John and Thomas Seymour, and John Townsend. In the Flynt Center of Early New England Life - Friary Gallery For more information: Historic Deerfield, (413) 774-5581.
Now through August 2 in Fort Worth, Texas:
Audubon’s Beasts—Exhibition features some of John James Audubons greatest depictions of North Americas four-legged animals in their natural habitats, from swamps to savannahs. For more information: Amon Carter Museum of American Art, (817) 989-5067.
Now through August 2 in Fort Worth, Texas:
American Still Life—Exhibition showcases approximately sixty works from the museums collection of nineteenth- and twentieth-century still lifes. For more information: Amon Carter Museum of American Art, (817) 989-5067.
Now through September 5, 2016 in Williamsburg, Virginia:
Birds, Bugs and Plants-Observing the Natural World in the 18th Century—The exhibition examines how the study of nature shifted from pure science to aesthetic art form between 1590 and 1818. Featuring more than 70 objects in a wide range of illustration, the majority of which will focus on the 18th century, the exhibition will explore how interest in natural history on both sides of the Atlantic grew during the period. In the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum. For more information: Colonial Williamsburg, (757) 220-7724.
Now through February 14, 2016 in Deerfield, Massachusetts:
Greek Gods, Roman Ideals: Neoclassicism and Style in Early America—Exhibit features collection of objects from the period 1780 to 1825 that are representative of the Neoclassical style. In the lobby of the Flynt Center of Early New England Life. For more information: Historic Deerfield, (413) 775-7214.
Now through January 3, 2016 in Winterthur, Delaware:
A Colorful Folk: Pennsylvania Germans & the Art of Everyday Life—Exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork, and pottery. For more information: Winterthur Museum, (800) 448-3883.
Now through February 14, 2016 in Kent, Ohio:
Inside Out: Revealing Clothing’s Hidden Secrets—Exhibition showcases the secret inner-workings that are usually out of sight. Weights, pockets, quilted linings, boning, ruffles and labels all come to light when the garments are flipped inside out. The pieces range from the eighteenth to the twenty-first century and include both men’s and women’s wear. For more information: Kent State University Museum, (330) 672-3450.
Now through October 30 in Morristown, New Jersey:
Canals of New Jersey—Exhibit features panels that tell the story of New Jersey’s two towpath canals, the Morris and the Delaware and Raritan, chartered in 1824 by the Morris Canal & Banking Company. For more information: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, (973) 538-2404.
Now through August 30 in Baltimore, Maryland:
Rinehart’s Studio: Rough Stone to Living Marble—Exhibition explores the workshop of 19th-century sculptor William Henry Rinehart, a Maryland-born artist whose works were among William T. Walters’ earliest acquisitions. For more information: The Walters Art Museum, (410) 547-9000.
Now through December 31 in Cooperstown, New York:
50 at 20 - Masterpieces of American Indian Art from the Thaw Collection—Exhibition highlights 50 outstanding works of American Indian Art spanning 2,000 years of art in North America. For more information: Fenimore Art Museum, (607) 547-1400.
Now through September 1 in Sayre, Pennsylvania:
The Mighty Susquehanna—Exhibit examines the early pre-history of the Native American tribes that fished its waters, through the era of arks, early river ferries, bridges, canals and railroads. At the Sayre Historical Society Museum. For more information: Sayre Historical Society, (570) 882-8221.
Now through August 16 in Washington, District of Columbia:
Special Installation of 19 American Masterworks—Exhibit features masterworks from Gilded Age, Impressionist, and Ashcan School painters telling the story of the late 19th century and early 20th centuries in America, a "coming-of-age" period in American art. For more information: Smithsonian American Art Museum, (202) 633-1000.
Now through December 27 in Deerfield, Massachusetts:
Furniture Masterworks: Tradition and Innovation in Western Massachusetts—Exhibit explores Western Massachusetts first 150 years of furniture-making with 58 objects drawn from Historic Deerfields collections that best exemplify the regions signature contribution to American design history and emergence of national identity. The exhibition is a part of Four Centuries of Massachusetts Furniture. For more information: Historic Deerfield, (413) 774-5581.
Now through October 18 in Princeton, New Jersey:
Of the Best Materials and Good Workmanship: 19th Century New Jersey Chairmaking—The exhibition explores the craft of chairmaking in New Jersey from the 1790s to the end of the nineteenth century. Thirty-five examples of documented New Jersey chairs will show the range of seating furniture produced in all parts of the state. They will be accompanied by chairmaking tools and equipment, portraits, photographs, advertisements, and more. For more information: Morven Museum & Garden, (609) 924-8144.
Now through September 7 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania:
"To Save Our Fellow Citizens": Volunteer Firefighting, 1800—1875—Exhibition includes more than 175 historical firefighting artifacts including tools, colorful parade regalia, apparel, artwork, photographs, fire engines, fire equipment, and more. For more information: Mercer Museum, (215) 345-0210.
Now through May 1, 2016 in Winchester, Virginia:
Collect, Preserve, Interpret: Ten Years at the MSV—Exhibition highlights some of the best and most important objects in the Museum’s Shenandoah Valley Collection and includes pottery, quilts, furniture, silver, paintings, and more. For more information: Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, (888) 556-5799.
Now through September 6 in Vergennes, Vermont:
Great Shipwrecks of NY’s ’Great’ Lakes—The traveling exhibit showcases some of these most dramatic sites from Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, Lake Champlain, the Finger Lakes, Lake George and the St. Lawrence River and features underwater footage, photographs, and a newly-built model of the Lake George radeau Land Tortoise. For more information: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, (802) 475-2022.
Now through May 1, 2016 in Toronto, :
Standing Tall: The Curious History of Men in Heels—Exhibit challenges preconceived notions about who wears heels and why. From privileged rulers to rock stars this exhibition will explore the history of men in heels from the early 1600s to today, delving into the use and meanings of heeled footwear in men’s dress over the last four hundred years. For more information: The Bata Shoe Museum, (416) 979-7799.
Now through October 15 in Saco, Maine:
Industry and Virtue Joined: Schoolgirl Needlework of Northern New England—Exhibit features schoolgirl needlework, with extensively researched and documented samplers and silk embroideries from Maine and New Hampshire and never before exhibited samplers from the tail end of the 18th century through the mid 19th century. For more information: Dyer Library/Saco Museum, (207) 283-3861.
Now through September 20 in Portland, Maine:
Directors’ Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail—Exhibit features the cultural legacy of Maine while providing a platform to highlight the visionary artists of our future. For more information: Portland Museum of Art, (207) 775-6148.
Now through August 23 in Fort Worth, Texas:
Samuel F. B. Morse’s Gallery of the Louvre and the Art of Invention—Exhibition features Morses famous painting and painted preparatory sketch in combination with works on paper from the museum’s own collection. For more information: Amon Carter Museum of American Art, (817) 989-5067.
Now through August 30 in Canyon, Texas:
George Catlin’s American Buffalo—The exhibit explores the representation of buffalo and their integration into the lives of Native Americans through 40 original paintings by the artist George Catlin (1796-1872). Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum in collaboration with the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyo For more information: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, (806) 651-2244.
Now through September 20 in Old Lyme, Connecticut:
All the Sea Knows—Exhibition features approximately 40 highlights from the Museum of the City of New York’s renowned marine art collection revealing the diverse ways the sea has been depicted in American art. For more information: Florence Griswold Museum, (860) 434-5542.
Now through November 1, 2018 in Washington, District of Columbia:
1856 British Guiana One-Cent Magenta—The world’s rarest postage stamp, the 1856 British Guiana One-Cent Magenta, will be on display on Level 2, William H. Gross Stamp Gallery of the National Postal Museum. For more information: National Postal Museum, (202) 633-1000.
Now through September 20 in New York, New York:
Navigating the West-George Caleb Bingham and the River—Exhibition brings together sixteen of Bingham’s iconic river paintings and over forty preparatory drawings showing the artist’s in-depth study and preparation for his paintings. For more information: Metropolitan Museum of Art, (212) 535-7710.
Now through November 8 in Portland, Maine:
A Magnificent Stillness: American Art from a Private Collection—Exhibit showcases the collection of 15 American paintings in three distinct categories including ship portraits, landscapes in the tradition of the Hudson River School and trompe l’oeil still lifes. For more information: Portland Museum of Art, (207) 775-6148.
Now through January 10, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina:
On Parade, Into Battle—Exhibition chronicles the history of military uniforms from the Revolutionary War to the present, demonstrating the evolution of military dress from the formal, stiff attire of the 18th and 19th centuries to the more functional and utilitarian clothing of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. For more information: Charleston Museum, (843) 722-2996.
Now through February 19, 2017 in Washington, District of Columbia:
Measured Perfection: Hiram Powers’ ’Greek Slave’—Exhibition reveals the inner workings of the studio of Hiram Powers (1805—1873), who was among the most innovative sculptors of the nineteenth century. The display features an extensive collection acquired from Powers’ studio in Florence, Italy. For more information: Smithsonian American Art Museum, (202) 633-7970.
Now through September 13 in Fort Worth, Texas:
Indigenous Beauty: Masterworks of American Indian Art—Exhibit showcases 120 masterworks, including examples of basketry, pottery, sculpture, ivories, kachina dolls, regalia, and pictographic arts from tribes across the North American continent. For more information: Amon Carter Museum of American Art, (817) 738-1933.
Now through November 1 in Shelburne, Vermont:
Rich and Tasty: Vermont Furniture to 1850—The exhibition introduces and identifies Vermont high style furniture, previously known only to decorative arts scholars, historians and collectors. For more information: Shelburne Museum, (802) 985-3346.
Now through December 13 in New York, New York:
About Face - Human Expression on Paper—Exhibit traces the means through which artists explored the animated human face with a selection of works, dating from the sixteenth through the nineteenth century. For more information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (212) 535-7710.
|LATER THIS MONTH|
s August 5 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s August 6 in Concord, New Hampshire: Thursday Pickers Market Antiques Show
s August 6 to August 8 in Manchester, New Hampshire: 58th Annual New Hampshire Antiques Show
s August 7 to August 9 in Sheffield, Massachusetts: Sheffield Antiques Show
s August 7 to August 9 in Union, Maine: Maine Antiques Festival
s August 7 to August 10 in Nantucket, Massachusetts: Decorative and Fine Art Show Nantucket
s August 7 to August 8 in Perkiomenville, Pennsylvania: The Goschenhoppen Folk Festival
s August 8 in Somerset, Pennsylvania: The Somerset Antiques Show
s August 8 in Burlington, North Carolina: Descendants Gathering
s August 8 to August 9 in Crown Point, New York: French and Indian War Encampment
s August 8 to August 9 in Columbiana, Ohio: Shaker Woods Festival
s August 8 to August 9 in Tacoma, Washington: Brigade Encampment
s August 8 to August 9 in Farmington, Pennsylvania: Encampment - Warrior Weekend
s August 8 to August 9 in Media, Pennsylvania: Historic Timeline
s August 8 in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania: Royer Farmstead Tours
s August 8 to August 9 in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri: Jour De Fete
s August 8 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Tales, Legends & Lore
s August 9 to August 10 in Vonore, Tennessee: Garrison Weekends
s August 9 in Edgewater, Maryland: Tavern Gambols
s August 9 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania: Living History Theater
s August 9 in Orwell, Vermont: Hike Into History
s August 10 to August 16 in Madison Bouckville, New York: 44th Annual Madison Bouckville Antique Week
s August 12 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s August 12 to August 15 in Archbold, Ohio: Rug Hooking Exhibit
s August 12 to August 16 in Allegan, Michigan: Michigan Fiber Festival
s August 13 in Osterville, Massachusetts: 24th Annual Antiques Show
s August 13 to August 15 in Ellsworth, Maine: Ellsworth Antiques Show at Woodlawn
s August 14 to August 16 in Fort Jennings, Ohio: Fort Fest 2015
s August 14 to August 16 in Bouckville, New York: Madison-Bouckville Big Field Antiques Show
s August 14 to August 16 in Los Angeles, California: The LA Antique Jewelry & Watch Show
s August 14 to August 15 in Blue Mountain Lake, New York: American Mountain Men Encampment
s August 15 in Ninety Six, South Carolina: Living History Day
s August 15 to August 16 in Hillsborough, New Hampshire: Hillsborough French and Indian War Weekend
s August 15 in St. Augustine, Florida: Seminole War Commemoration Re-Enactment
s August 15 to August 16 in Columbiana, Ohio: Shaker Woods Festival
s August 15 in Sibley, Missouri: Archaeology Day
s August 15 in Hartsville, Pennsylvania: Revolutionary War Reenactment
s August 15 to August 16 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts: Textile Weekend: Everyday Elegance: Early 19th Century Clothing for Ladies and Gentlemen
s August 15 in Plymouth, Massachusetts: The Wedding of William Bradford
s August 15 in Old Bennington, Vermont: Bennington Battle Day Celebration
s August 15 to August 16 in Limestone, Tennessee: Crockett Days
s August 15 to August 16 in Bishop Hill, Illinois: Clay and Fiber Fest
s August 15 in Canterbury, New Hampshire: Village Rising
s August 15 to August 16 in Vergennes, Vermont: Rabble in Arms
s August 15 to August 16 in Bedford, Pennsylvania: French & Indian War Living History
s August 15 to August 16 in Bridsboro, Pennsylvania: Battles at Boone: A Revolutionary War Encampment
s August 16 to August 18 in Santa Fe, New Mexico: 37th Annual Antique Indian Art Show
s August 16 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania: Open Hearth Cooking
s August 17 to August 22 in New Milford, Pennsylvania: Harford Fair
s August 18 in Newport, Rhode Island: Rough Point Landscape History and Garden Tour
s August 19 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s August 19 in Damariscotta, Maine: Coastal Maine Antiques Show
s August 20 to August 23 in Baltimore, Maryland: Baltimore Summer Antiques Show
s August 21 to August 23 in Ruidoso, New Mexico: The Ruidoso Antique Show
s August 22 to August 23 in Perrysburg, Ohio: Life in Early Ohio
s August 22 in Chautauqua, New York: Lakeside Antique Show
s August 22 in Aquebogue L.I., New York: Summer Antiques Show at Olde Steeple Church
s August 22 to August 23 in Columbiana, Ohio: Shaker Woods Festival
s August 22 to August 23 in Big Pool, Maryland: French & Indian War Muster
s August 22 in Plymouth, Massachusetts: Live Herb Wreath Workshop
s August 22 to August 23 in Loudonville, Ohio: 18th Century Colonial Trade Fair
s August 22 in New Gloucester, Maine: Maine Native American Summer Market & Demonstration
s August 23 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania: Garden Highlights & Beer Brewing Demonstration
s August 23 in Plymouth, Massachusetts: Piracy on the Seven Seas!