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Christmas on the Florida Frontier – Dade Battlefield
December 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Scenic Sumter Heritage Byway
Park visitors will be able to make candles, grapevine cedar wreaths, rag dolls, corn husk dolls, clothes pin dolls, pioneer toys, punch tin art and carve soap. Sample home-made wassail and popcorn over a fire and listen to live music throughout the evening. The country general store will be open as well as other food vendors.
Period demonstrators will tell visitors what life was like for a soldier or pioneers during Christmas in the 1800’s. Votive candles will be lit at dusk making the whole evening magical and transporting visitors back into the 1800’s.
$5 per vehicle