THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 5:00-9:00 PM
History Alfresco is the Museum of Culpeper History’s annual fall fundraising event. Past events have included rare access to privately owned historic properties, catered food and drink, guest lecturers, trivia, music, and more.
This year’s History Alfresco will be held the evening of Thursday, October 19 at historic Liberty Hall Plantation with hosts Dan and Sarah Coleman. The farm is located on one of Culpeper County’s earliest land grants and was extensively used as a camp site during the Civil War.
Enjoy an Oktoberfest themed dinner catered by the Bavarian Chef restaurant in Madison, show off your mastery of Culpeper history with our trivia contest, bid on an assortment of exciting products and experiences in our live silent auction, and learn about the historic people and events that have touched historic Liberty Hall.
Tickets to the event will be $125.00/ person. Sponsorship opportunities are available; if you are interested please call 540-829-5954 or email [email protected].
For more information, contact [email protected] or call (540) 829-5954.
TICKET SALES CLOSE, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7!
To learn more about Liberty Hall Plantation, visit their website.
For directions, please follow this link to Google Maps.
This year’s silent auction will be a hybrid online/ live auction event. The online auction will begin on October 2. Online bidding will end at 10 PM the evening of Wednesday, October 18. We will then transition to live bidding during our History Alfresco dinner the evening of Thursday, October 19! Attendees of the dinner will have the opportunity to make final bids on any auction item. We will have a few special items that will only be open for bidding to dinner attendees!
The beautiful landscape at Liberty Hall Plantation in Culpeper County, Virginia
The current manor house, constructed in the 1870s.
Thursday, October 19
DINNER CATERED by THE BAVARIAN CHEF
Beef Tenderloin Sliders
Crabcakes w/ House Made Remoulade Sauce
Caprese Tortellini Skewers
Handbreaded Chicken Schnitzel w/ Jager Sauce
Local Greens with Cranberries, Candied Pecans & Gorgonzola in Citrus Vinagrette
Roasted Harvest Vegetables
Fruit Infused Water
SPECIAL PRESENTATION WITH DAN COLEMAN
on the STORY OF LIBERTY HALL
THANK YOU TO OUR TABLE SPONSORS!
MARSHALL & NANCY
MIKE & BETTY
THANK YOU TO OUR SILENT AUCTION DONORS!
Cedar Mountain Battlefield Foundation
Exchange Hotel Civil War Medicine Museum
Gray Ghost Vineyards
History Happened Here Tours
Charles & Michele Jameson
Kona Ice of Culpeper, Locust Grove, and Warrenton
K&M Lawn, Garden and Arborist Supplies
Jeff Lubin Studios
James Madison’s Montpelier
NAPA Auto Parts – Culpeper Auto Parts, Inc.
Puzzle Room Live
Rose Hill Game Preserve
Museum of Culpeper History
113 S. Commerce Street
Culpeper, VA 22701
Phone: (540) 829-1749
10am – 4pm
CLOSED: Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day