Tag: Meadow Farm

Holiday Lantern Tours: Seven Generations of Sheppard Family Christmases

The air is alive with voices of the past as you stroll through the years of Sheppard family Christmases at Meadow Farm. Vignettes include conversations and activities from each of the seven generations– from William Sheppard in 1713 to General Sheppard Crump in 1960. No registration is necessary. This is a first-come, first-served program. Check […] Continue reading Holiday Lantern Tours: Seven Generations of Sheppard Family Christmases

Harvest Festival

Enjoy the crisp fall beauty of Meadow Farm while celebrating the harvest with fun for the whole family. Explore the farmer’s market, hands-on demonstrations, live music and all the classic favorites: candle dipping, apple pressing, scarecrow making, pumpkin decorating and more. Concessions will be available for purchase. Harvest Festival Program & Map Information: gru16@henrico.us Continue reading Harvest Festival

Past to Present

Bringing the Past to the Present In recognition of October being Archives Month in Virginia, Meadow Farm will open its doors for you to explore how we use historic records to create tours, programs and operate Meadow Farm as an 1860’s farm. Examine Meadow Farm documents and get a behind the scenes tour of the […] Continue reading Past to Present

Glen Allen Day

The Glen Allen Ruritan Club in association with Henrico Recreation and Parks will host Glen Allen Day, one of Henrico County’s largest outdoor festivals! The festivities kick off with a parade at 9:30 am on Mountain Road. Activities in the park include balloon animals by Miss Sheri the Clown, a game truck, airbrush tattoos, arts, […] Continue reading Glen Allen Day