Play ball and celebrate the Fourth-of-July
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 15, 2016
Community Relations Coordinator
Culture & Heritage Museums
Play ball and celebrate the Fourth-of-July on the lawn at Hightower Hall
McCONNELLS, SC- Join in a 19th century-style game of cricket on the sweeping lawn of Historic Brattonsville’s Hightower Hall this Fourth-of-July. American cricket player and author Tom Melville will be on site conducting short, informal games throughout the day and sharing the story of ball-playing from America’s early colonial era. Independence Day celebrations will also include period cooking demonstrations, music and dancing.
The National holiday will culminate with a reading of the Declaration of Independence on the front steps of the majestic Hightower Hall at 3:30 p.m.
Picnics and blankets are welcome; the Friends of Historic Brattonsville will provide food and refreshments for purchase.
Independence Day at Hightower Hall
Monday, July 4, 2016 from 10a.m.-4p.m.
Historic Brattonsville is located at 1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells, SC.
For more information, please go to www.chmuseums.org or call 803/684-2327.
Admission Fees: Adults $8; Seniors $7; Youth 4-17 $5; FREE for CHM members & ages 3 and under