Mid-Lothian Mines Day
Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021 - 11AM-3PM
in conjunction with Midlothian Village Day.
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COME out to Mid-Lothian Mines and Rail Road Park and learn about the vast coal mining history that abounded in Midlothian. Activities include living-history demonstrations, coal mining displays, period music, children’s games, and trolley tours. View a reproduction of the headstock that was part of the mining operations.
The event is free and open to the public.
Mid-Lothian Mines Day is offered in conjunction with Midlothian Village Day.
FREE PARKING ON SITE
Mid-Lothian Mines Park • 13286 North Woolridge Road • Midlothian, VA 23114
Details: Call 804-751-4946 or visit midlomines.org
11 a.m., Noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. Trolley tours of Mid-Lothian Mines Park
11 a.m. Living history demonstrations of a life of a coalminer
11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. Bagpipe demonstration by Pipe Major David Hinton
Noon, 2 p.m. Slack Family Bluegrass Band
1 p.m. Chesterfield Community Band
Scottish Heritage Display provided by Saint Andrew’s Society of Richmond
Food vendors Momma’s BBQ
Special thanks to Thomas Garner of the Mid-Lothian Mines Foundation for his generosity and support.
Sponsored by the Mid-Lothian Mines & Rail Roads Foundation and the Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation.
Mid-Lothian Mines Park is located at 13301 N. Woolridge Rd., Midlothian, Va. 23114 USA
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