Mount Vernon and Woodlawn Host Modern Event at Historic Place
ALEXANDRIA, VA — One of the joys of living in Mount Vernon is being close to many historic sites. Not just for living history lessons. Landmarks in our community often host events that uniquely blend the present with the past. In June alone, Mount Vernon sponsors a summer music festival that transforms its venue into a beer tasting (beer was George Washington’s favorite drink) with live music.Woodlawn Plantation hosts two special events: 156th birthday party for renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, whose Pope-Leighey House is located in Woodlawn Inside the plantation, there is also a show network Presented by the Picnic Theater Company. Proceeds go directly back to Woodlawn Plantation.
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