May 18-20- Perennial Plant Sale
Held at the Museum Grounds-No admission charge
Thursday and Friday 9AM-4PM / Saturday 9AM-3PM
This event will offer a huge variety of perennial plants for every garden! Our museum grounds will be covered with all types of plants, shopping is easy and our prices are very reasonable! Come early for the best selection. Find plants for sun or shade, groundcovers, native wildflowers, hostas, lilies, iris, tomato plants, indoor succulents and more. We have new surprises every year! Everything is well organized and easy to find!
Sunday, June 11- Annual Ice Cream Social
Held at the Museum Grounds- Noon to 4PM- No admission charge (nominal cost for food, ice cream, pie, and beverages)
Join us for our 70th Annual Ice Cream Social held the beautiful museum grounds. This year's Social will feature a free fun family show from 1-1:45. We will also have a scavenger hunt, a balloon man and lawn games all afternoon. There will be grilled hot dogs and brats, chips, popcorn, drinks, fruit pie slices and ice cream to purchase - priced to feed the whole family! Most buildings will be open to explore. Bring the kids..... Bring the grandkids! It's going to be a great day at the museum.
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November 17-19 - Holiday Gift & Craft Sale
Held in the Taylor House Museum –
9-5 Friday & Saturday / 11-4 Sunday
This holiday arts and crafts show will be held in the historic Taylor Mansion Museum and will feature the area’s best arts and crafts including gift ideas and holiday decor. Over 20 artists and craftspeople will be represented. Also available will be new and out-of-print books on local subjects, small antiques, pretzel gift items, and Rawleigh products. Free admission, easy parking, and a relaxed shopping atmosphere.