Join the Pittsylvania Historical Society on Saturday, June 17th for celebrations commemorating that county’s 250-year-old history. Festivities include celebrating the county’s anniversary with interpretative displays, food vendors along Main Street, family fun at Silas Moore Park, a beer garden and wine cafe, and dancing in the street from 6 PM to 9 PM.
250th Anniversary Saturday, June 17th Schedule
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
1813 Clerks Office Museum
Open and attended by the Pittsylvania County Historical Society
Photo ops with the Chatham LOVE Sign Simpsons Funeral Museum
Southern Railway Depot History Research Center and Museum
Interpretive Displays along Main Street Reid Street Gallery
“Images of Pittsylvania County” – display of local artwork
Presentation of 250th Resolution by Delegate Les Adams Pittsylvania County Courthouse steps
Commemorative Town Banner Unveiling
Official opening of the Chatham First Community Herb Garden
3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Family Fun at Silas Moore Park
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Featuring music by Rocksteady and River City Rousers with local guitar artist Jim Canody as Master of Ceremonies.