Plan-Ahead Event: Holiday Ball at Powhatan Historic State Park

“Plan-Ahead Event” blogs are posted early in the week and feature events and festivals that are popular or unique…and give readers plenty of time to make plans to attend!

Kimberly J. Williams
The holiday season is definitely upon us, dear readers! Here’s a great way to enjoy this special time of year!

Powhatan Historic State Park in Powhatan hosts their annual Holiday Ball this Saturday, Dec. 11. The event features music and dance instruction by the 52nd Regimental String Band throughout the evening. Dance the hours away in the beautifully decorated 1888 Courthouse and experience the holidays as they were nearly 150 years ago. Refreshments will be served. Guests are urged to attend in costume. Tickets are $10 for a single, $8 for costumed singles, $20 for couples, $15 for costumed couples and children 12 and under are free. For more information, log on to or contact Powhatan Historic State Park at 870-878-6765.

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