President James K. Polk State Historic Site in Pineville is hosting Christmas in Mecklenburg County with the Polks on Saturday, December 8th, 2012, from 11am to 3pm. At this FREE event, visitors will learn about food and customs from Christmas in 1802. Historic buildings will be decorated in the 19th century style. Visitors will also see a living history vignette in the main house. This site is located at 12031 Lancaster Highway in Pineville, on land once owned by the parents of James K. Polk, the 11th U.S. president. If you have questions, call 704-889-7145.
November 13, 2012 Expired