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Cumberland Heritage Days events for Saturday

September 9th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Heritage Days in Cumberland begins today. WCBC news spoke with Dave Williams, President of the Allegany Historic Society about today's events including music performances, Cumberland Historic Jeopardy, living museums, walking tours and over 70 craft and food vendors arriving for the event today and tomorrow…

OPEN  10 AM – 6 PM

Wills Creek Muster at Emmanuel

Church, Cemetery, Masonic Temple Tours and Strawberry Shortcake

Hercules  11 AM

Thomas Jefferson  12 PM

Abigail Adams  1 PM

Colonial Crafts and
Re-enactor Demonstrations

Main Stage

Arion Band 10 AM-11:15 AM 

Durable Slate Workshop 11:30 AM

Cumberland History Jeopardy

Megan Jean’s Secret Family
Album Drop Concert  2-3:45 PM  

Washington Troop Review 4 PM  

Cumberland History Jeopardy

Prospect Square

Traditional Heritage Days Festival Arts and Crafts, Non-Profit Booth and Food Vendors  ALL DAY

High School Flash Mob Fun

Roving Historical Selfies

Washington Troop Review  4 PM

Gordon Roberts House

House Tours  11 AM, 1 PM & 3 PM

Ongoing “Backstage History Meet and Greets” 
with George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, 
Abigail Adams, Daniel Morgan and 
Wayne’s 1794 Sub Legion 11 AM – 3:30 PM

Washington Troop Review 4 PM

Re-enactor Dinner (private) 4:30 PM

Walking Tours

Rose Hill Cemetery 10:30 AM – 5:30 PM starting at Emmanuel

Fayette Street Cemeteries 12 PM and 3 PM
starting at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery

Jane Gates House on Greene Street
Master Gardener Talk

Smallwood Street

AACA Antique Car Show 10 AM – 2 PM

SS Peter & Paul Shrine Tours 11 AM – 5 PM

St. Paul Lutheran Church Tours 10 AM – 4 PM

Riverside Park

DAR Washington Cabin Tours