Historic Latta Plantation, at 5225 Sample Road, Huntersville, is a circa 1800 plantation and living history site featuring guided home tours, farm animals, events and more.
Throughout the year Historic Latta Plantation presents many events for the community. You can find them all on their Facebook page.
Here are a few free or inexpensive upcoming events:
Make sure to follow the links to double check information and to look for updates.
Latta Spring Homeschool Day
Thursday, May 16th, 2019
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
$6. Members and ages under 4, free.
For nature lovers and those who simply love educational fun, our Spring Homeschool Day is meant for you. You’ll get to watch a sheep being shorn, visit with our farm animals, meet special visitors from the Carolina Raptor Center, learn about natural dyes and more.
The Battle That Saved Washington (Civil War Living History Event)
Saturday, June 1st, and Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
$10. Seniors and students: $9. Members and ages 5 and under: free.
This Civil War living history event focuses on the role North Carolina regiments played in the battle that was a victory for the South but resulted in saving the Union capital.
Infantry, cavalry and artillery demos with 100 reenactors. Visit the period encampments and with sutlers. Hear from the wife of General Stonewall Jackson and other historical figures.
Enjoy live music, food and beer, and, of course, the Battle Reenactment each day at 2 p.m.
Bring your lawn chairs.
Leashed dogs allowed, but please be aware there will be loud cannon fire.