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Sailor’s Creek Veterans Day Luminary

In commemoration of Veterans Day, Sailor's Creek Battlefield Historical State Park will present its annual Luminary Program.

Date(s):

Saturday, November 10, 2018 6:00 pm

Overview:

Visitors will gather at the historic Hillsman House location of the Battlefield before being led in groups along the brand new Wheaton Hiking Trail, lit with hundreds of luminaries, where living historians will give personal accounts of the Battles of Sailor's Creek at various staging points. The first group will begin their guided tour at 6:00pm sharp. The second, and final, group for the evening program will begin their guided tour at 7:00pm. Parking will be in a designated grass field adjacent to the home site.

The Wheaton Trail is approximately 7/10ths of a mile in length with varying degrees of elevation and terrain. Visitors should wear comfortable, warm clothing and closed-toe shoes. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. In case of inclement weather, the event will not be rescheduled. This family-friendly program is free to the public.

Location:

Sailor’s Creek Battlefield State Park
Sailor's Creek Battlefield State Park
6541 Sayler's Creek Rd
Rice, VA 23966
(804) 561-7510

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