The Bridal House's 200th Anniversary Celebration

Presented by Friends of the Bridal House at The Bridal House, Cottontown TN

Aug 03
The Bridal House's 200th Anniversary Celebration

The historic Bridal House, a unique log cabin, celebrates its 200th anniversary with a historic wedding and a day full of festivities and fun!

The Bridal House celebrates its 200th anniversary this year, having been given as a gift from father to daughter in 1819! In commemoration of this bicentennial achievement, enjoy a day of family fun at The Bridal House! At 11am, reenactors will re-create the Elizabeth Cotton and Richard Hobdy 1819 wedding for guests to witness; The Bridal House was given to Cotton-Hobdy couple as a wedding gift from Elizabeth’s father, Moore Cotton.

Free tours of this historic log cabin will be given throughout the day and 19th century crafts such as a blacksmithing, leatherworking, woodworking, vintage cosmetics, and other trades will be demonstrated for all to see. Live music from Mark & Debbie Lewis sets a festive tone and swings are available for little ones to play on in this park-like setting. Modern vendor Delaney’s Street Eats will be selling food, and snow cones and cotton candy will also be for sale!

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  • Aug 3, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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2315 Highway 25 West, Cottontown, TN 37048

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