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Celtic Weekend

Irish Whiskey Tasting

Friday, August 9, 2019

7:00 - 9:00pm

Kickstart Celtic Weekend by joining London Town and Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits for a tasting tour of Ireland through a variety of Irish whiskeys. Whiskeys will include:

  • Jameson Irish Whiskey

  • Jameson Caskmates Stout Finish

  • Slane Irish Whiskey

  • Green Spot Irish Whiskey

  • Connemara Peated Irish Whiskey

 

 

Tasting is $35 for members (become one today!), $45 for non-members.

21 and older only.
Includes light refreshments and admission to both days of Celtic Weekend

Living History Weekend: Celtic Weekend

Saturday - Sunday, August 10 - 11, 2019

10am - 4:30pm

Celebrate our Celtic heritage all weekend! London Town had a significant Scottish population during the colonial period. Even William Brown (who built London Town's William Brown House, c.1760) is believed to be an immigrant from Scotland. 

 

Enjoy live music with Tweedsyde (Sunday) and the Devil’s Tailors (Saturday).

 

Check out black powder demonstrations, hearth cooking with the Appin Regiment, and woodworking with Seneca Creek Joinery. 

 

The Robert Burns Society of Annapolis wearing kilts and sashes, showing examples of tartan, and doing a poetry reading by Burns. 

Appin Regiment and The Scottish-Gaelic School of Baltimore will performing a waulking demonstration. The Scottish-Gaelic School of Baltimore will give an introduction to Scottish Gaelic in their Language Village.

Saturday

All Day: Tartan Display, Hearth Cooking, Wood Working, and Free Costume Rentals for Kids!

11:00 am- Garden Tour

11:00 am- Gaelic Song Demonstration 

12:00 pm- The Devil's Tailors Concert

1:30 pm- Musket Demonstration

2:00 pm- Poetry Reading by the Robert Burns Society of Annapolis

2:30 pm- Introduction to Gaelic Language

3:00 pm- Waulking Demonstration

 

Sunday

All Day: Tartan Display, Hearth Cooking, Wood Working, and Free Costume Rentals for Kids!

10:00 am- Tweedsyde Concert

12:30 pm- Garden Tour

12:30 pm- Introduction to the Gaelic Language

1:30 pm- Gaelic Song Demonstration

2:00 pm- Poetry Reading by Robert Burns Society of Annapolis

2:30 pm- Gaelic Poetry Demonstration

3:00 pm- Musket Demonstration

3:00 pm- Waulking Demonstration

Living history weekend included with general admission (AAA discount available)

Free for members and Active Military through the Blue Star Museums program

Dress Policy: Visitors are not permitted within the Museum without proper clothing, shirt, and/or shoes. Visitors wearing clothing deemed inappropriate will be denied access to the Museum or will be asked to leave the premises

839 Londontown Road, Edgewater, MD 21037          410-222-1919         londontown@historiclondontown.org

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