Montgomery County Heritage Days to be Held June 24-25!

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Each year, Heritage Montgomery hosts Heritage Days on the last weekend of June. This FREE festival will highlight historic, cultural, and outdoor recreation sites offering special programs including exhibits & demonstrations, live music, activities for children, and much more! Heritage Days is the perfect chance to enjoy many small sites that are not regularly open to the public.

The 20th anniversary of Heritage Days will be celebrated this weekend, June 24-25 from noon until 4:00pm. Heritage Days features 40 parks, museums, and historic sites throughout Montgomery County open with FREE admission. Activities for all ages include history exhibits & programs, walking tours, children’s games & crafts, live music, & FUN

Use the link below for an extensive guide that includes the locations, contact info, and program details for each of our 40 Heritage Day attractions so that you can begin planning your weekend!

Heritage Days 2017 Brochure/Guide

A special focus this year is heritage food traditions with activities including cooking demonstrations – featuring both unique cooking methods and presentations by acclaimed chefs – farm and garden displays, and food trucks. Other programs will highlight Civil War and agricultural history, historic African American communities, the stories of local railroads and trolleys, and much more. Heritage Days also showcases local arts and culture as well as outdoor recreation, including biking, hiking, and walking tours. Many venues offer musical entertainment, activities and crafts for children, and refreshments!

What a great opportunity to explore and lean more of the history of Montgomery County!