Sheep Shearing at Ben Lomond
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.; $5 per person
The Pringle family farmed Ben Lomond from 1855 to the end of the Civil War. Their farm included a large herd of Merino Sheep. Visitors will learn how farmers sheared wool in the 19th century and what farmers did with the wool. Please dress for the weather.
Ben Lomond Historic Site, 10321 Sudley Manor Drive, Manassas, VA. 703-367-7872.