Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
Jan 26, 2017 Thu 7:00 PMCivil War Wine Dinner
Gray Ghost Wine + History!
Feb 11, 2017 Sat 12:00 PM“Love and Romance Between the Lines” Open House
Come meet Frank Stringfellow and Emma Green to hear about their love and romance that took place between the lines of the North and South in Alexandria during the Civil War.
Feb 22, 2017 Wed 7:30 PMGeorge Washington, America's Foremost Entrepreneur
Lecture by Edward G. Lengel, Chief Historian of the White House Historical Association
Feb 25, 2017 Sat 1:00 PMCivil War Winter Drill Day
Reenactors from the 3rd U.S. Regular Infantry, Company K, will interpret the military life of the Union soldier at Civil War Winter Drill Day at Fort Ward.
Apr 8, 2017 Sat 10:00 AMU.S. Colored Troops Living History Encampment
Reenactors from the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Co. B., and the 23rd U.S.C.T. will stage a military encampment that portrays the history, training and soldier life of African-American units associated with the Civil War defenses of Washington.
Apr 13, 2017 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Ball Dance Classes
Dance like Emma Green!
Apr 20, 2017 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Ball Dance Classes
Dance like Emma Green!
Apr 27, 2017 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Ball Dance Classes
Dance like Emma Green!
Apr 29, 2017 Sat 7:30 PMCivil War Ball
Dance in the historic Gadsby’s Tavern ballroom at the Civil War Ball.
May 20, 2017 Sat 11:00 AMFort Ward Tour and Civil War Concert
Observe Armed Forces Day by attending a soldier-led tour of Fort Ward at 11 a.m., followed by a concert of Civil War music by the Federal City Brass Band at 1 p.m.
Jun 4, 2017 Sun 2:30 PMEspionage Tea at Carlyle House
Are you as clever and talented as Frank Stringfellow, a real historical character featured on PBS’ Civil War drama, Mercy Street, and real-life sweetheart of Emma Green who lived at Carlyle House?

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