A Full Day in Mint Hill this Saturday

This Saturday, June 23rd just across the street from The Lofts at 7714, the Mint Hill Historical Society is hosting a living history activity at the Carl J. McEwen Historic Village.  The family-oriented event will take place from 9 am to 1 pm, alongside the Mint Hill Farmers Market.  According to The Charlotte Observer, “the 35th Regiment N.C. Troops, a living history organization, will portray the confederate solider and the confederate cilivian during ‘The War Between the States’.”

The Carl J. McEwen Historic Village is located at 7601 Matthews-Mint Hill Road and includes the Mint Hill Country Doctor Museum, the Ira V. Ferguson Country Store, the Ashcraft one room schoolhouse, the Surface Hill Gold Assay Office and village outbuildings.

Also on tap this Saturday in Mint Hill:

  • The Farmers Market – 9 am to 1 pm
  • June Tunes on the lawn of the Town Hall – 7:30 pm
  • Area-wide sale at Lofts Tenant RugsTown – 12 pm – 5 pm

Saturday, June 30th the historic activities continue with WTVI recording a documentary about gold mining in the local area.

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Posted on June 22, 2012, in In the News and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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