You are invited to join with Locust Grove and the Illinois Regiment of Virginia as we bring the spirit of the past alive with the Market Fair. You can participate in 18th c. style entertainment, purchase replicas of 18th century military and household items, and enjoy food and drink as our founders did, see the pony cart, sheep, and horses, and meet and converse with early Americans. Mock battles for our country’s independence feature General George Rogers Clark’s own company, the Illinois Regiment of Virginia, as well as British Dragoons and Marines Concessions available, historic and modern. Admission for adults is $8 and children $4. Sponsored in part by JASNA and by Pence Insurance. Full schedule here. Reenactors only- to register online, go to: https://lghh.wufoo.com/forms/q409tyt15633kt/ Only one registration per military unit, please.
The Locust Grove Afternoon Lecture Series is held the first Wednesday of each month. Dessert and coffee are served at 1:00 pm with the lecture immediately following at 1:15 PM. Admission is $5, $3 for Friends of Historic Locust Grove. Reservations are not required.
Kentucky Shakespeare presents a selection of vignettes from Shakespeare's works performed in the style of the Georgian Period that will highlight the vast differences in performance then and now. They will be joined by the family and friends from Locust Grove of 1816, who will be the hosts of this performance and guide the modern audience through their world of 200 years ago. Part of the Will in the Ville celebration of Shakespeare’s First Folio. $20 per person; $15 for Locust Grove members; prepaid reservations required. Call (502) 897-9845 to reserve.