Events & Activities


Gardener's Weekend
Apr
29
Apr 30

Gardener's Weekend

Garden Guild Plant Sale:
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday, April 30, 2017, Noon to 3:00 pm
Sponsored by the Sotterley Garden Guild. Because of their dedication to this National Historic Landmark, these nurturing volunteers have not only raised thousands of dollars in support of Historic Sotterley Plantation, but they are also responsible for the maintenance of the exquisite Colonial Revival Garden. Their passion for beauty is evident in the smallest of details, so take the opportunity to appreciate their horticultural artistry!

Community Plant Exchange:
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:00 am until the plants run out! Sotterley is proud to host this Community Plant Exchange! Bring one of your own plants to exchange for other annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables, shrubs, trees, bulbs and seeds!

5K Trail Run
Apr
1
8:30 am08:30

5K Trail Run

  • Historic Sotterley Plantation

Join Sotterley as we open our trails up for another 5K! Run or Walk Sotterley’s ever-growing trail system and enjoy visiting Sotterley’s grounds as we open for the first time in 2017!!

Homeschool Day
Mar
29
10:00 am10:00

Homeschool Day

  • Historic Sotterley Plantation

Visit 4 stations throughout the day and learn about life at Sotterley during the Civil War. Students learn to appreciate what the life of an enslaved family was like who lived and labored at Sotterley Plantation during the Civil War Era by participating in hands-on activities at our original slave quarter and outbuildings.