FESTIVALS AND EVENTS


 

Annual
Roanoke-Chowan
Pork Fest

More Pork Fest info and Vendor Applications....

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Tickets $10 in advance - $15 the day of the event

Admission includes
• Tour of the Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
• Antique car show
• Craft show and sale
• Continuous entertainment
• The best barbeque you ever ate!

Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
201 West High Street
Murfreesboro, North Carolina


Hot Fudge

Watermelon Fest web site

July 30 - August 2, 2014

Murfreesboro Historical Association Watermelon Festival events:

Hot Fudge Cake Booth -
Wednesday - Saturday

• Brady C. Jefcoat BBQ & Fried Chicken Dinner - Friday night, August 1st 4:30 - 7:00 at the Murfree Center. Tickets are $8.00 and are on sale at the MHA office or the Brady C. Jefcoat Museum. Call (252) 398-7695 for more information.

Murfreesboro Historic District
One block north of Main Street



cannon
Cannon on display at the Rea Museum

Civil War Living History/Reenactment

October 11 & 12, 2014
Saturday - 10:00 am until 5:00 pm
Sunday - 10:00 am until 1:00 pm

Donations are needed.

Proceeds benefit the continuing Civil War Commemoration events during the Sesquicentennial.

Visit the Civil War Homepage for more information.



 

Annual
Soup & Sandwich
Sale


Tickets may be purchased in advance from the MHA office at 116 East Main or any MHA Board member.

Please call the MHA office at (252) 398-5922 no later than Wednesday, November 6th to arrange for group delivery.

Friday, November 7, 2014
11 am to 2 pm

Tickets: $7.00
Proceeds benefit the Murfreesboro Historical Association (MHA)

• Special tribute to all US military veterans.
• The meal consists of bowl of homemade vegetable soup, crackers, a pimento cheese sandwich, iced tea or coffee and dessert.
• Eat-in or take-out.
• Delivery service available for groups.

Murfreesboro Community Center
Broad Street



Candlelight
Christmas Tour
28th Anniversary


More Candlelight Christmas Tour info....

December 4 & 5, 2014
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Candlelight Christmas

Tickets: $30.00 adults/$10 children

Tour Features
• 12 Stops in historically significant structures
• Traditional holiday food in each venue
• Complete sit down Christmas dinner
• Horse-drawn carriage and tram rides in the Historic District
•Beautiful seasonal decorations representing Christmas through the years
• Musical entertainment at most site

Murfreesboro Historic District
One block north of Main Street



 


Lafayette Ball

Image credit: James Tissot. Too Early. 1873.
Oil on canvas. The Guildhall Art Gallery, London


To Be Announced

This gala event commemorates
the Marquis De Lafayette's
1825 visit to Murfreesboro, NC
during his American tour.

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