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Falling Creek Ironworks 400th Anniversary

400th Heritage Day anniversary at Falling Creek Ironworks. Costumed interpreters, archaeological tours of the historic site, period musical performances, Fort Lee 392nd Army Band, demonstrations from the Wolf Creek Cherokee Tribe of Virginia, militia musket demonstrations, period demonstrations of blacksmithing, tin pressing and pottery, crafters and specialty food vendors. Games and other activities for children. A procession of event participants around the Falling Creek Ironworks apartments will take place at 10 a.m., followed by an opening ceremony and sign dedication at 11 a.m. The sign dedication is for an interpretative sign for the Moore’s Brick Cottage, which was moved to the site in February. Parking for the event will be at Bensley Recreation Center, 2900 Drewry’s Bluff Road. Shuttles will transport visitors to and from Falling Creek Ironworks Park. Free parking and admission.

Falling Creek Ironworks 400th Anniversary