Events

 

 

  • April 26, 2014

    Historic Garden Week in Virginia

    Long Branch will be open for Historic Garden Week Tours: Saturday, April 26th from 10 am - 5 pm Sunday, April 27th from 1 pm - 5pm Complimentary tea served on Saturday & Sunday from 1:00p.m. to 4:00p.m. More information for Historic Garden Week tours in Clarke County,...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      April 26, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      April 26, 2014 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Ticket Fee
  • April 27, 2014

    Historic Garden Week in Virginia

    Long Branch will be open for Historic Garden Week Tours: Saturday, April 26th from 10 am - 5 pm Sunday, April 27th from 1 pm - 5pm Complimentary tea served on Saturday & Sunday from 1:00pm to 4:00p.m. More information for Historic Garden Week tours in Clarke County, V...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      April 27, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      April 27, 2014 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Ticket Fee
  • May 8, 2014

    Volunteer Open House

    Are you or someone you know interested in learning more about the many volunteer opportunities at Long Branch? We will host two volunteer open houses: Thursday, May 8th at 6:00 pm - 7:00pm Saturday, May 17th at 2:00 p...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 8, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      May 8, 2014 7:00 pm
  • May 17, 2014

    Volunteer Open House

    Are you or someone you know interested in learning more about the many volunteer opportunities at Long Branch? We will host two volunteer open houses: Thursday, May 8th at 6:00 pm - 7:00pm Saturday, May 17th at 2:00 pm - 3:00pm Pot...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 17, 2014 2:00 pm
    • End:
      May 17, 2014 3:00 pm
  • May 24, 2014

    Summer + Fall Visitor Season: Opening Weekend

    Join Long Branch Plantation as it opens its doors for the Summer & Fall Visitor Season! Visitors will have the opportunity to: - Take self-guided tours of the home - View new exhibits - Participate in special programs - Enjoy a picnic on Long Branch's expansive lawns - Tour the Sheila...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 24, 2014 12:00 pm
    • End:
      May 24, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5.00 per person for general admission | Some activities additional
  • May 24, 2014

    Bring your Pet to Long Branch Day

    Celebrate National Pet Month by bringing your pet to Long Branch on Saturday, May 24th. There will be special activities and opportunities for owners and their pets! Local pet and animal organizations that will be present at Long branch will include: Clarke County Animal Shelter Blue Ridge W...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 24, 2014 12:00 pm
    • End:
      May 24, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5.00 per person for general admission | Some activities additional
  • May 24, 2014

    The Nancy St. Clair Talley Lecture – Pets during the Civil War

    In honor of National Pet Month, Long Branch Plantation Executive Director, Nicholas Redding, will give a historical talk about pets during the Civil War. Pets played very important roles during the Civil War. Some pets, such as dogs, provided soldiers with a feeling of calm and a connection to ho...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 24, 2014 2:00 pm
    • End:
      May 24, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Included in admission
  • May 25, 2014

    Summer + Fall Visitor Season: Opening Weekend

    Join Long Branch Plantation as it opens its doors for the Summer & Fall Visitor Season! Visitors will have the opportunity to: - Take self-guided tours of the home - View new exhibits - Participate in special programs - Enjoy a picnic on Long Branch's expansive lawns - Tour the Sheila...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 25, 2014 12:00 pm
    • End:
      May 25, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5.00 per person for general admission | Some activities additional
  • May 26, 2014

    Summer + Fall Visitor Season: Opening Weekend

    Join Long Branch Plantation as it opens its doors for the Summer & Fall Visitor Season! Visitors will have the opportunity to: - Take self-guided tours of the home - View new exhibits - Participate in special programs - Enjoy a picnic on Long Branch's expansive lawns - Tour the Sheila...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 26, 2014 12:00 pm
    • End:
      May 26, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $5.00 per person for general admission | Some activities additional
  • May 31, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      May 31, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      May 31, 2014 11:00 pm
  • June 6, 2014

    History Happy Hour

    Join Long Branch Plantation in remembering D-Day (June 6, 1944) by attending a casual historic talk on the Long Branch southern portico. The talk will explore historical themes related to D-Day, World War II, and Long Branch. D-Day, June 6, 1944, marks the first day of the Battle of Normandy....

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      June 6, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      June 6, 2014 9:00 pm
  • June 14, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      June 14, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      June 14, 2014 11:00 pm
  • June 15, 2014

    Blue Ridge Wildlife Center Baby Shower

    Help the local Blue Ridge Wildlife Center

    The Blue Ridge Wildlife Center Baby Shower will take place from 1 to 3 pm on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Long Branch Plantation. This event raises money and supplies to assist in the rescue and rehabili...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      June 15, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      June 15, 2014 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      No fee (suggested donations - see details below)
  • June 21, 2014

    Seersucker Saturday + Lawn Party

    Seersucker Saturday & Lawn Party

    Wear your favorite seersucker ensemble to the event and spend the day lounging on picnic blankets, challenging your friends to games of croquet & badminton, listening & dancing to live 1920s style music performed by The Bumper Jacksons (www.b...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      June 21, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      June 21, 2014 5:00 pm
  • June 28, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      June 28, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      June 28, 2014 11:00 pm
  • July 26, 2014

    Outdoor Historic Movie Series

    Cool off from the summer's heat & enjoy the nighttime breeze by attending Long Branch Plantation's Outdoor Historic Movie Series! The films, presented in Long Branch Plantation's Natural Amphitheater, feature cinematic classics with historical themes. For example, last year, Long Branch screened ...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      July 26, 2014 6:30 pm
    • End:
      July 27, 2014 12:00 am
  • August 2, 2014

    Outdoor Historic Movie Series

    Cool off from the summer's heat & enjoy the nighttime breeze by attending Long Branch Plantation's Outdoor Historic Movie Series! The films, presented in Long Branch Plantation's Natural Amphitheater, feature cinematic classics with historical themes. For example, last year, Long Branch screened ...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      August 2, 2014 6:30 pm
    • End:
      August 3, 2014 12:00 am
  • August 9, 2014

    Outdoor Historic Movie Series

    Cool off from the summer's heat & enjoy the nighttime breeze by attending Long Branch Plantation's Outdoor Historic Movie Series! The films, presented in Long Branch Plantation's Natural Amphitheater, feature cinematic classics with historical themes. For example, last year, Long Branch screened ...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      August 9, 2014 6:30 pm
    • End:
      August 10, 2014 12:00 am
  • August 16, 2014

    Outdoor Historic Movie Series

    Cool off from the summer's heat & enjoy the nighttime breeze by attending Long Branch Plantation's Outdoor Historic Movie Series! The films, presented in Long Branch Plantation's Natural Amphitheater, feature cinematic classics with historical themes. For example, last year, Long Branch screened ...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      August 16, 2014 6:30 pm
    • End:
      August 17, 2014 12:00 am
  • September 6, 2014

    Traveling Exhibit: An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia

    Visit Long Branch Plantation between September 6th and September 19th to see the Virginia Historical Society's traveling exhibit: "An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia." From 1861 through 1865 Virginia stood at the center of a military and social revolution. Ho...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      September 6, 2014 11:00 am
    • End:
      September 19, 2014 5:00 pm
  • September 14, 2014

    National Grandparents Day

    In honor of National Grandparents Day, admission to Long Branch for grandparents is free! Bring your grandparent to Long Branch for a memorable day of tours, history, & family photos!

    • Start:
      September 14, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      September 14, 2014 4:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Grandparents FREE | All other guests, $5.00 per person
  • September 20, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      September 20, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      September 20, 2014 11:00 pm
  • September 26, 2014

    Trivia Night

    Join Long Branch Plantation for a casual evening of trivia held outside on our southern porch! Bring a group (up to six people per team) or come alone, and enjoy snacks, drinks, and prizes during this friendly competition. There will be a wide range of topics; no history degree required!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      September 26, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
  • October 4, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 4, 2014 4:00 pm
    • End:
      October 4, 2014 11:00 pm
  • October 4, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 4, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 4, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 5, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 5, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 5, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 11, 2014

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 11, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 11, 2014 11:00 pm
  • October 12, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 12, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 12, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 18, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 18, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 18, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 19, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 19, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 19, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 26, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 26, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
  • October 25, 2014

    Book Swap

    Long Branch Plantation is hosting a Book Swap throughout the month of October. Please stop by, donate a book, movie, or video game and then purchase others!

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      October 25, 2014 10:00 am
    • End:
      October 25, 2014 4:00 pm
  • November 22, 2014

    MoParty featuring Movember Historic Photos

    Men across the world are participating in Movember, a men's health awareness movement held throughout November. Throughout the month, men stop shaving their mustaches and let them completely grow-out to help raise awareness & funds for men's health issues. Join Long Branch Plantation in su...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      November 22, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      November 22, 2014 9:00 pm
  • December 6, 2014

    Historic Ornament Workshop

    Get into the holiday spirit at Long Branch Plantation's make-your-own Historic Ornament workshop on Saturday, December 6th from 1-4pm. Create lasting memories & historic ornaments while sitting in our stunning historic home! Light holiday refreshments and treats will be served.

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      December 6, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      December 6, 2014 4:00 pm
  • December 21, 2014

    Long Branch Plantation Christmas Weekend

    Celebrate the holidays at Long Branch Plantation! Christmas Open House: December 21 & December 22 from 1-5pm. Including: Self-guided tours of the plantation home & exhibits View the historic-themed decorations adorning the house Educational Holi...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      December 21, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      December 21, 2014 5:00 pm
  • December 20, 2014

    Long Branch Plantation Christmas Weekend

    Celebrate the holidays at Long Branch Plantation! Christmas Open House: December 21 & December 22 from 1-5pm. Including: Self-guided tours of the plantation home & exhibits View the historic-themed decorations adorning the house Educational Holi...

    • Venue:
      Long Branch Plantation
    • Start:
      December 20, 2014 1:00 pm
    • End:
      December 20, 2014 5:00 pm