1000 Smithfield Plantation Road, Blacksburg, VA 24060        540 231-3947         info@historicsmithfield.org

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November 26 - 30, 2018

Historic Smithfield will be CLOSED while we prepare the House for "A Colonial Christmas at Smithfield." House tours will be unavailable but visitors may still walk the property and grounds. 

A Colonial Christmas at Smithfield

Saturday, December 1st & Sunday, December 2nd

​Festivities include holiday displays, live music, historic interpreters, house tours, holiday tea and refreshments.

Call 540-231-3947 to make a reservation in our tea room. Reservations for holiday tea are HIGHLY encouraged. 

Ticket Prices: 
ADVANCE: Adult $20, Child $10

DAY OF: Adult $25, Child $15

​Tickets can be purchased by calling 540-231-3947 or on-line at: https://tinyurl.com/ycbkszt5. Day of tickets can be purchased on site at Historic Smithfield.

Saturday Hours:
House is open from 11:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tea seatings begin at 11:30 a.m., last seating for tea at 4:00 p.m.
Music performances occur between 11:15a.m - 4:00p.m.

Sunday Hours:
House is open from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tea seatings begin at 1:00 p.m., last seating for tea at 4:00 p.m.
Music performances occur between 1:00p.m - 4:00p.m.

​​Tickets are valid for and include:
1 visit to Susanna's Tea Room (Reservations Highly Encouraged)
2 Day Access to Historic House Tours
2 Day Access to Musical Entertainment in the parlor

Musical Schedule for "A Colonial Christmas at Smithfield"

Saturday December 1st 

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Becky Coffey and Karen Finch, harpists

(Southwest Virginia Harp Ensemble)

12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

John and Kathie Hollandsworth,

hammered dulcimer, autoharp, and guitar 

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Greenwood Recorder Ensemble 

Mary Rhoades, Susan Sanders, Betsy Davies

2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Woodsong, John Roberson 

hammered dulcimer 

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Justin Craig and Daniel Burton

classical guitar 

(with students of Renaissance Music Academy) 


Are there restrictions on what items I can bring into the event?
We do not allow strollers inside the Historic house.

Who can I contact with any questions?
Please call 540-231-3947 with any questions and to make tea reservations and we will be happy to assist you.

What's the refund policy?
Due to the fundraising nature of this event, tickets are nonrefundable. Your support helps Smithfield to remain open as a museum and educational center.

If I purchase tickets on-line, do I have to bring my printed tickets to the event?

Is the House handicap accessible? 


Sunday, December 2nd 

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Elsie Layman, violin 

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Effie and Lindsay Hedrick, Celtic harp and violin 

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge 

Charles Bostian, Marya Katz, Ann Marie Conner, and Jack Webster 

Following, December  2nd, the House will be CLOSED to tours for the rest of the year.  

The Museum Store will be OPEN Saturday, December 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for their Annual End-of-the-Year Sale.  Everything will be marked 20% off. Visit us for your Holiday shopping needs! 

Thank you for a great 2018 season!