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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Jefferson's Tufton Farm
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join us for an exclusive event at Thomas Jefferson’s Tufton Farm that includes a behind-the-scenes walking tour with a Monticello archaeologist, a look at the farm's exciting future, and tastings from the Monticello's gardens.

Forrest Green Farm
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Central Virginia Master Gardener and owner/worker of Southern Exposure Seed Exchange Ira Wallace joins forces with Forrest Green Farm owner Krista Rahm for a hands-on event dedicated to learning everything you’ll need to know about adding heirloom garlic and perennial onion varieties to your garden. Lunch from the Blue Ridge Pizza Food Truck is included!

Charlottesville Cooking School
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Roll up your sleeves and don your apron with the former executive chef of Little St. Simons Resort and restaurant owner/chef of The Farmer & The Larder and Strong Roots Provisions in Brunswick, Georgia.

Albemarle Ciderworks
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join historian and Albemarle CiderWorks owner Charlotte Shelton for an exclusive guided tour of the family orchards and production facilities, and enjoy a tasting with pairings of cider, cheese and single-varietal apples.

Special Event
Monticello's West Lawn
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Donors are invited to a fall sunset reception and program at Monticello. This is a “thank you” to everyone who supports our mission by making a gift of any size to Monticello’s Annual Fund.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
10:30 am to 4:00 pm

Start your Heritage Harvest Festival Celebrations early with over 20 Farm & Garden-related walks, talks and workshops.

Caspari on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

In her tenth book, Charlotte Moss Entertains, the renowned decorator and trendsetter takes us beyond her beautifully designed interiors and gardens to show us how she entertains at home, for philanthropic events, social gatherings, and, even, while traveling.

Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

During this 60-minute participatory tour, guests explore Monticello while considering the monumental clash of ideas at the heart of our nation's founding.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Special Event
Monticello
9:00 am to 6:00 pm

An annual celebration of gardening, sustainable agriculture, and local food.

African American Museum of Dallas
10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty opens at the African American Museum of Dallas on Saturday, September 22.

Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

During this 60-minute participatory tour, guests explore Monticello while considering the monumental clash of ideas at the heart of our nation's founding.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Special Event
David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center and Monticello
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Calling all young scholars! Join us for our annual Home Educators' Day!

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Meets at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center at Monticello
9:30 am to 11:00 am

Discover great gardening ideas from Jefferson’s kitchen garden during this Q&A walk with Monticello vegetable gardener Pat Brodowski.

Special Event
Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Sold out! Monticello’s research archaeologist Derek Wheeler will lead this visit to the site of Thomas Jefferson’s birthplace.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

During this 60-minute participatory tour, guests explore Monticello while considering the monumental clash of ideas at the heart of our nation's founding.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Route 53 parking area of the Saunders-Monticello Trail.
9:15 am to 11:30 am

Join us for this informal ramble along one of the park’s many rustic woodland paths to learn about the natural history of the area and enjoy the season’s natural beauty.

Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

During this 60-minute participatory tour, guests explore Monticello while considering the monumental clash of ideas at the heart of our nation's founding.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Special Event
Tufton Farm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Sold Out! Monticello’s research archaeologist Derek Wheeler will lead this visit to the site of Thomas Jefferson’s birthplace.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Tufton Farm
9:30 am to 11:00 am

Taste, savor, and rate a variety of apples.

Special Event
Jefferson's Tufton Farm
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Fall is the perfect time for planting and the Monticello nursery will have a wide range of trees, shrubs, perennials, and bulbs for sale. Learn about "Bulbs as Companion Plants" from renowned bulb expert Brent Heath.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Special Event
Meets at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

UVA students, faculty and staff! Join us for a rare opportunity to hike up Montalto, overlooking Monticello and Charlottesville.

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