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.
Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson, portrayed by Bryan Austin of Colonial Williamsburg, presents his account of his exploits during the Napoleonic Wars. Immerse in the early 19th Century amid the opulently decorated great parlor inside the historic home at Locust Grove as Nelson paints a vivid picture for you of epic battles half a world away. Saturday, October 10, 7pm Tickets $15 general admission, $12 for Locust Grove members, Frazier Museum members, and Sons of the American Revolution members. Prepaid reservations required. Light refreshments provided in the main hall.
Right in time for Halloween, join Kentucky Shakespeare in the great parlor inside Locust Grove's historic home as they bring this classic story to life in a reading performance. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley wrote and published Frankenstein during the Croghan's occupancy of Locust Grove, making this a perfect melding of worlds to mark the season. Light refreshments provided. Tickets $20 apiece; prepaid reservations required. Call (502) 897-9845 to reserve.