This year’s Festival will be held on November 7, 2010. It begins at noon and ends at 4 PM. There will be period re-enactors, strolling the grounds, and a re-enactment of the 1619 landing of Capt. Woodlief and his men, which portrays America’s First Thanksgiving. There will also be a formal program that includes music, informative speeches and The Chickahominy Indian Tribal Dancers will perform and explain their history. Food will be available for purchase from Catering by Suzanne’s, an award-winning, Richmond caterer. There will be period games for children and family friendly activities. Come and learn about Virginia’s official, First Thanksgiving! It’s history, disguised as FUN!
Virginia Thanksgiving Festival
Berkeley Plantation 12602 Harrison Landing Road Charles City, VA (888) 466-6018