Foods & Feasts Of Colonial Virginia: Yorktown Victory Center
Yorktown Victory CenterNovember 27, 2014 9:00 AM
200 Water Street
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Colonial Virginia foodways are featured during this three-day event beginning on Thanksgiving Day. At Jamestown Settlement, learn how food was gathered, preserved and prepared on land and at sea by Virginia's English colonists and Powhatan Indians. At the Yorktown Victory Center, learn about typical soldiers' fare during the American Revolution and trace the bounty of a 1780s farm from field to kitchen.
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