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October 2018

Thank You for your Interest in Candlelight Tours

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$22

"Good Weather Wednesday" Tickets MAY BE available at 10 AM each Wednesday before every weekend of Candlelight Tours We keep tour groups small so that participants can hear and see the performances. In the chance of heavy rain or bad weather, each CT group must safely fit into our 6 museum buildings. If the weather prediction is good, we will add 4 additional “Good Weather” tickets to each tour. If you would like to purchase a “Good Weather” ticket, these…

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Candlelight Tours

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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Candlelight Tours

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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Candlelight Tours

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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Thank You for your Interest in Candlelight Tours

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$22.

"Good Weather Wednesday" Tickets MAY BE available at 10 AM each Wednesday before every weekend of Candlelight Tours We keep tour groups small so that participants can hear and see the performances. In the chance of heavy rain or bad weather, each CT group must safely fit into our 6 museum buildings. If the weather prediction is good, we will add 4 additional “Good Weather” tickets to each tour. If you would like to purchase a “Good Weather” ticket, these…

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Candlelight Tours

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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Candlelight Tours

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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Candlelight Tours

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cemetery Grounds

October 12–13, 18–20, 25–27  11th Anniversary Season! Professional actors in period costume bring Cemetery residents to life with true stories from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale September 15.    

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December 2018

Holiday Open House & Concert Featuring Cantate Children’s and Youth Choir

December 9 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cemetery Center and Bicentennial Chapel

Stop by the Cemetery Center for hot cider, cookies, and last-minute gifts before going to the Chapel for a special holiday concert at 3:00 p.m. featuring members of the Cantate Children's and Youth Choir; the older group, Cantabile.  The choir is directed by Peggy Haas Howell.  The concert is free however reservations are required, please call 847-1465.  

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Wreaths Across America

December 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bicentennial Chapel and the Confederate Section
Free

The Blue Ridge and James River Chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution, in cooperation with the Old City Cemetery in Lynchburg, are proud to sponsor our 11th Anniversary Wreaths Across America ceremony on Saturday, December 15, at 12:00 noon. This event is free and open to the public. Please arrive early as parking within the Cemetery is very limited and the Cemetery gates close at 11:45 a.m.  This moving ceremony honors those who have served and sacrificed their lives…

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All events are sponsored by the Southern Memorial Association.

Please contact us for more information about the Old City Cemetery or any of these events.

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