Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
Meeting place: Near the Clover Hill Tavern Guest
Meeting time: 2:30
Planned Activities: Other
Other Activities: Placing 4,600 luminaries out on the Lynchburg-Richmond Stage Road during the 153rd Anniversary.
Planned Low-Impact Activities: Putting lights in bags.
Bring Tools & Supplies: No
History or Educational Programs: All day long and a nice introduction as to why the Park is doing luminaries.
Food provided: Yes, water only
In the Event of Inclement Weather: to be announced
Please note: Appomattox Court House NHP is seeking help with the 153rd Anniversary, specifically in regards to our Luminary Event, on April 7, 2018. The lighting of 4,600 luminaries represents each emancipated person in Appomattox County as a result of the surrender on April 9, 1865. Use 111 National Park Drive, Appomattox, VA 24522 FOR GPS. Wear comfortable shoes and clothes. Please contact Alyssa Holland at Alyssa_Holland@nps.gov or 434-352-8987 ext-234 with questions.