July 2 to July 7 in New York, Greenport, New York:
Hermione Voyage 2015—The voyage will start from the mouth of the River Charente, in Port des Barques, where Lafayette boarded on March 10th, 1780. The transatlantic crossing is expected to take 27 days before making landfall at Yorktown, Virginia. As the Hermione moves up the Eastern seaboard, it will be accompanied by a range of pier side activities, including a traveling exhibition, a heritage village, cultural events, exhibitions, and educational programs that celebrate the trip and mark its progress. For more information: Friends of Hermione-Lafayette
July 2 to July 6 in Boston, Massachusetts:
Boston Harborfest—Festival showcases over 200 events during its 6 days, including fireworks, entertainers, historical reenactments, music, Harbor cruises, walking tours, and more. For more information: Boston Harborfest
July 2 in Davis, West Virginia:
Sacagawea - History Alive!—Performance features Sacagawea, the young Native American woman who accompanied Lewis and Clark on their arduous journey west in 1805. For more information: Blackwater Falls State Park, (304) 259-5216.
July 3 to July 5 in Youngstown, New York:
French and Indian War Encampment—Event features hundreds of reenactors and craftsmen recreating the French and Indian War with battle reenactments, living history camps, period merchants and artisans, Native councils, musket and artillery firings, special exhibits and more. For more information: Old Fort Niagara, (716) 745-7611.
July 3 in Annapolis,, Maryland:
Full Moon Tours—Tour focuses on what night was like during the early 19th century when Frances Townley Chase Loockerman lived on the property with her eccentric husband and their young family. For more information: Hammond-Harwood House, (410) 626-2556.
July 3 to July 5 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts:
Independence Day Celebration—Event features the martial band leading the citizens’ procession through the streets, a rousing patriotic reading of the Declaration of Independence, crafts, drills with the Sturbridge Militia and dances done by 19th-century Americans and more. For more information: Old Sturbridge Village, (800) 733-1830.
July 4 in Charlottesville, Virginia:
Celebration of Independence Day—Festivities feature live music and patriotic interpretive activities. For more information: Ash Lawn-Highland, (434) 293-8000.
July 4 to July 5 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.
July 4 to July 5 in Perrysburg, Ohio:
Independence Day 1813—Event features War of 1812 soldiers and civilians recreating this day in 1813 through cannon firings, demonstrations, an eighteen-gun National Salute accompanied by toasts, fife and drum music and more. For more information: Fort Meigs, (800) 283-8916.
July 4 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.
July 4 in Darien, Georgia:
Cannons Across the Marsh—Event features artillery drills, musket firings, blacksmithing, and soldier’s life activities to honor Independence Day. For more information: Fort King George Historic Site, (912) 437-4770.
July 4 in Tiverton, Rhode Island:
The Tiverton 4 Corners 4th of July Antiques Show—Show features 45 dealers selling antiques and collectibles. On the Grounds of the Meeting House. For more information: Ferguson & D’Arruda, (401) 273-5550.
July 4 to July 5 in Archbold, Ohio:
Old Fashioned 4th of July—Event features a day filled with special activities from hand-cranked ice cream and old-fashioned games to patriotic songs played on the reed organ. For more information: Sauder Village, (800) 590-9755.
July 4 to July 5 in Charlestown, New Hampshire:
John Maynard Weekend—Event features flintlock and matchlock demonstrations, readings of the Declaration of Independence, Morning Prayer Service, and Native, civilian and visiting French docents talking about what happened before we became part of The United States. For more information: The Fort at No 4, (603) 826-5700.
July 4 in Sibley, Missouri:
Independence Day—Event features demonstrations highlighting life on the early 19th century frontier to include musket and cannon demonstrations, and patriotic speeches. For more information: Fort Osage, (816) 503-4860.
July 4 in Louisville, Kentucky:
Independence Day 1816—Event features the Clark and Croghan families as they celebrate Independence Day 1816. General George Rogers Clark’s soldiers return to honor him and all who fought — experience life 200 years ago. For more information: Historic Locust Grove, (502) 897-9845.
July 4 in Princeton, New Jersey:
July 4th Jubilee—Event celebrates our American heritage at the home-turned-museum of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence with demonstrations of early American domestic life, dramatic presentations and more. For more information: Morven Museum & Garden, (609) 924-8144.
July 4 in Mount Vernon, Virginia:
An American Celebration—Event includes a naturalization ceremony, daytime fireworks, military reenactments, a special wreathlaying ceremony, a visit from the "first" first couple, and a performance by the National Concert Band. For more information: Mount Vernon, (703) 780-2000.
July 4 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina:
Independence Day Celebration—Event features demonstrations, music, games and more. For more information: Old Salem Museum & Gardens, (336) 721-7350.
July 4 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire:
An American Celebration!—Event features traditional games and crafts, historic garden tours, live music, living history, hands-on activities and more. For more information: Strawbery Banke Museum, (603) 433-1100.
July 4 in Darien, Georgia:
Sights and Sounds of the Sawmills—Event features a guided tour of the Fort focusing on the sawmill industry of the 19th Century. For more information: Fort King George Historic Site, (912) 437-4770.
July 4 in Midway, Georgia:
Independence Day Colonial Faire—Event features a colonial games, contests of skill, colonial music, musket firings, cannon firings and more. For more information: Fort Morris Historic Site, (912) 884-5999.
July 4 in Charlestown, Indiana:
Fourth of July BLAST!—Event features exhibition of historical artillery and includes cannons from various periods with their crews to fire and demonstrate the thrills of historic artillery. For more information: Historic Tunnel Mill, (812) 606-1264.
July 4 in Mumford, New York:
Independence Day 2015—1826 July Fourth celebration featuring egg toss, sack races, pea-shooter contest, a musical concert and more. For more information: Genesee Country Village & Museum, (585) 538-6822.
July 4 in Forest, Virginia:
Independence Day Celebration—Event features music, dancing, historical entertainment, games, storytelling and the reading of the Declaration of Independence. For more information: Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, (434) 525-1806.
July 4 to July 5 in Media, Pennsylvania:
When in the Course of Human Events —A Fourth of July Celebration and Picnic—Event features a reading of the Declaration of Independence and witnessing the crowds reaction. The Patriots are determined to win the crowd by making demonstrations against the king. Activities include house tours, textile demonstrations, long rifle, garden and animal talks. For more information: Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation, (610) 566-1725.
July 4 in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania:
Independence Day—Event features demonstrations by the different kinds of troops who fought for America’s freedom during the Revolutionary War including the militia, Continentals, and Riflemen and includes guided Boone House tours, as well as blacksmithing and gun building demonstrations. For more information: Daniel Boone Homestead, (610) 582-4900.
July 5 in Amesbury, Massachusetts:
Music in the Meeting House—Experience Rocky Hill Meeting House, filled with song and music from the period in which it was built. For more information: Rocky Hill Meeting House, (978) 462-2634.
July 5 in Chillicothe, Ohio:
19th Century Independence Day Celebration—Experience the holiday like it was celebrated in the early 1800s. Event includes an old fashioned game of Base Ball. For more information: Adena Mansion & Gardens, (800) 319-7248.
July 7 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.
July 7 to July 12 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan:
Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians Pow Wow and Summer Gathering—Event features traditional dance, song, arts, crafts and more. For more information: Chippewa County Historical Society, (906) 635-7082.
July 7 in Newport, Rhode Island:
Rough Point Landscape History and Garden Tour—The tour covers 250 years of the property’s history from farmland to premier vacation spot. For more information: Rough Point, 4018464152x122.
July 8 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 8 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 8 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 7 to 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 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 July 5 in Winterthur, Delaware:
The Diligent Needle: Instrument of Profit, Pleasure, and Ornament—The exhibition showcases the evolution of needlework and the prominent role it played in womens lives during the 17th through 19th centuries. For more information: Winterthur Museum, (800) 448-3883.
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 July 19 in Tacoma, Washington:
Across the Pond: The Voyage of a Beaver Pelt—Beaver pelts were at the center of the fur trade, and the reason Fort Nisqually was established. Meet the people and explore the modes of transportation involved in getting these furs to market. For more information: Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, (253) 305-1000.
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 July 5 in Kutztown, Pennsylvania:
Kutztown Folk Festival—Festival features quilt sale, quilt auction, more than 200 craftsmen and folk artists, entertainment and more. At Kutztown Fairgrounds. For more information: Kutztown Folk Festival, (888) 674-6136.
|LATER THIS MONTH|
s July 9 to July 11 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky: James Harrod: The Battle for Kentucky Outdoor Drama
s July 9 to July 11 in Elizabethton, Tennessee: Liberty: The Saga of Sycamore Shoals
s July 9 in Deerfield, Massachusetts: Utopian Dreams in 19th-Century New England
s July 9 in Newport, Rhode Island: Illuminating the American Revolution: A Living History Event
s July 10 to July 11 in Skaneateles, New York: Skaneateles United Methodist Church Antique Show
s July 10 to July 12 in Berea, Kentucky: Berea Craft Festival.
s July 11 to July 12 in Boston, Massachusetts: Hermione Voyage 2015
s July 11 to July 12 in Westminster, Maryland: Common Ground on the Hill’s Roots Music & Arts Festival
s July 11 to July 12 in Fort Wayne, Indiana: Revolutionary War - The Western Front
s July 11 to July 12 in Big Pool, Maryland: To Garrison the Fort
s July 11 to July 13 in Flagstaff, Arizona: The Flagstaff Antique Summer Showcase
s July 11 in Howes Cave, New York: Haudenosaunee Dance Day
s July 11 to July 12 in Hubbardton, Vermont: Battle of Hubbardton Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend
s July 11 in Bishop Hill, Illinois: 25th Annual Country Antique Market
s July 11 to July 12 in Bolivar, Ohio: Revolution on the Tuscarawas
s July 11 in Historic Brattonsville, South Carolina: Battle of Huck’s Defeat
s July 11 in Newport, Rhode Island: French in Newport Walking Tour
s July 11 in Brasstown, North Carolina: Annual Shape Note Singing
s July 12 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Second Sunday Event: 18th Century Independence Day
s July 12 in Edgewater, Maryland: Revolutionary London Town
s July 12 in Baltimore, Maryland: The Carroll’s 215th Wedding Anniversary Tea
s July 12 in Easton, Pennsylvania: Heritage Day
s July 13 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts: Vintage Fashion and Textile Show
s July 13 to July 17 in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: History Day Camp
s July 14 in Fairmont, West Virginia: Hearth Cooking Demo
s July 14 to July 19 in Brimfield, Massachusetts: The Brimfield Antiques Show
s July 15 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s July 15 to July 19 in Port Angeles, Washington: NW Colonial Festival
s July 15 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Tannenberg Organ Recital Series
s July 15 in Plymouth, Massachusetts: Wampanoag Wedding
s July 16 to July 19 in Nantucket, Massachusetts: Nantucket Art and Artisans Show
s July 16 to July 19 in Portersville, Pennsylvania: The Grand Encampment-Braddocks Defeat
s July 16 to July 18 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky: James Harrod: The Battle for Kentucky Outdoor Drama
s July 16 to July 18 in Elizabethton, Tennessee: Liberty: The Saga of Sycamore Shoals
s July 16 to July 19 in Asheville, North Carolina: Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands
s July 16 in Deerfield, Massachusetts: Utopian Dreams in 19th-Century New England
s July 17 to July 19 in Raleigh, North Carolina: Antiques Extravaganza
s July 17 to July 19 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee: 47th Annual Murfreesboro Antiques Show
s July 17 to July 19 in Port Angeles, Washington: Washington Lavender Festival
s July 18 to July 19 in McLean, Virginia: Colonial Market Fair
s July 18 in Ninety Six, South Carolina: Living History Day
s July 18 in Archbold, Ohio: Explore the Crafts
s July 18 to July 19 in Ticonderoga, New York: Montcalm’s Cross - The 1758 Battle of Carillon Reenactment
s July 18 in Vevay, Indiana: Big Doins’ & Tent Chautauqua
s July 18 in Louisville, Kentucky: Historic Picnic and Croghan Family Wedding
s July 18 in Exeter, New Hampshire: 25th American Independence Festival
s July 18 in Quincy, Massachusetts: Wollaston Walking Tour
s July 18 to July 19 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts: Summer Work & Play
s July 18 in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania: Royer Farmstead Tours
s July 18 in Blue Mountain Lake, New York: Made in the Adirondacks Fair
s July 18 to July 19 in Frankenmuth, Michigan: Cass River Colonial Encampment
s July 18 to July 19 in Bedford, Pennsylvania: 1820’s Folkways
s July 19 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania: Open Hearth Cooking
s July 19 in Hubbardton, Vermont: Battlefield Third Sunday - East Hubbardton Cemetery
s July 21 in Fairmont, West Virginia: Hearth Cooking Demo
s July 21 in Newport, Rhode Island: Rough Point Landscape History and Garden Tour
s July 22 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s July 22 in Fairmont, West Virginia: Colonial Kids Games
s July 22 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Tannenberg Organ Recital Series
s July 23 to July 25 in Fish Creek, Wisconsin: Door County Show
s July 23 to July 25 in Decorah, Iowa: Nordic Fest
s July 23 to July 25 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky: James Harrod: The Battle for Kentucky Outdoor Drama
s July 23 to July 25 in Elizabethton, Tennessee: Liberty: The Saga of Sycamore Shoals
s July 23 in Deerfield, Massachusetts: Utopian Dreams in 19th-Century New England
s July 24 to July 26 in Liverpool, New York: Great American Antiquefest
s July 24 to July 27 in New York, New York: The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show
s July 24 to July 26 in Fairhope, Alabama: Fairhope Antiques Show
s July 24 to July 26 in Middletown, Rhode Island: The Newport Antiques Show
s July 24 to July 25 in Forest, Virginia: Barrels, Bottles, & Casks Tours
s July 24 to July 26 in Kempton, Pennsylvania: 33rd Annual Gunmakers’ Fair
s July 25 in New London, New Hampshire: 49th Annual Antique Show and Sale
s July 25 to July 26 in Whippany, New Jersey: The Summer Antiques Show at Birchwood Manor
s July 25 to July 26 in Old Forge, New York: Old Forge Antiques & Vintage Show & Sale
s July 25 to July 26 in Woodstock, Vermont: Vermont Antiques Dealer Association Show
s July 25 to July 26 in Wilmington, Delaware: The Pennsylvania Guild Fine Craft Fair
s July 25 to July 26 in Grand Lake Stream, Maine: Grand Lake Stream Folk Art Festival
s July 25 to July 26 in Greenville, Ohio: Gathering at the Garst
s July 25 in Ticonderoga, New York: Fife & Drum Corps Muster
s July 25 to July 26 in Historic St. Mary’s City, Maryland: Tidewater Archaeology Days
s July 25 to July 26 in Mystic, Connecticut: Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous
s July 25 to July 26 in Chatsworth, Georgia: Chief Vann House Days
s July 25 in Orwell, Vermont: An Inquiry into the Revolutionary Mind: What Were You Thinking, Benedict Arnold and Guy Carleton?
s July 25 to July 26 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan: Rendezvous in the Sault
s July 25 to July 26 in Ste Genevieve, Missouri: Meet the Artists
s July 25 in Deerfield, Massachusetts: Architectural Paints in Early New England
s July 26 in Reading, Pennsylvania: Step Back in Time
s July 26 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania: Garden Highlights & Beer Brewing Demonstration
s July 26 in Fairmont, West Virginia: The European Concept of the American Indian and Caitlin’s Restoration with Marian Hollenger
s July 26 in Austerlitz, New York: Austerlitz Blueberry Festival
s July 28 in Fairmont, West Virginia: Hearth Cooking Demo
s July 29 in Ticonderoga, New York: Beyond Bullets and Blades
s July 29 in Fairmont, West Virginia: Colonial Kids Games
s July 29 to August 3 in Nantucket, Massachusetts: Antiques & Design Show of Nantucket
s July 29 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Tannenberg Organ Recital Series
s July 29 in Middletown, Rhode Island: Windmill Wednesday
|EXHIBITIONS OPENING THIS MONTH|
s July 15 to September 13 in Fort Worth, Texas: Indigenous Beauty: Masterworks of American Indian Art from the Diker Collection
s July 17 to July 25 in Gatlinburg, Tennessee: 40th Annual Summer Craftsmen’s Fair
s July 25 to November 1 in Shelburne, Vermont: Rich and Tasty: Vermont Furniture to 1850