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Autumn Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22, 2017 Warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the splendor of autumn with crisp local apples and hearty breads. Stop by the Shady Pig & Turkey Tavern for a c [...]

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Autumn Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22, 2017 Warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the splendor of autumn with crisp local apples and hearty breads. Stop by the Shady Pig & Turkey Tavern for a c [...]

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18th Century Chore Day: Pork Processing

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 1-4 pm Come learn about salting, smoking & preserving meat and rendering lard for winter storage. Regular admission fee Regular admission fee

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Brewing and Cider Pressing

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, November 18, 2017 Small beer & cider were the common daily drinks in 18th century Virginia. Come learn the basics of brewing beer and pressing cider. Regular admission fee Regular admiss [...]

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Wassail

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 1-4 pm Gather in the Farm's orchard to wassail (wish good health to) the apple trees with singing, dancing and chants to ensure a "howling crop." Enjoy hot spiced cider, gin [...]

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Farm Hibernation

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 10 (after 4:30pm) - April 1, 2018 The 18th Century Farm closes for the 2017 season at the conclusion of Wassail. Please join us in the spring when we re-open on April 1, 2018!

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