Preparing for a Ball

Event Date

Saturday, January 28, 2012 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Event Location
Gadsby's Tavern Museum 134 N. Royal St. Alexandria, VA

Balls were a girl’s favorite thing to do in the 18th century. Explore the tavern where famous balls like George Washington’s Birthnight Ball were held and practice the tasks involved in preparing for a ball. Includes an 18th century dance lesson and a craft to take home! Tours are from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ideal for Girls Scouts and families, age 5 and up. Reservations are required, so call to make yours today.