School groups are on site daily during the school year. When large groups are on site, visitors may be asked to join those groups in lieu of a guided house tour. During the months of September-May the first Guided House Tour will usually begin at 1:00. For more information on tour times, please see the Plan Your Visit page of our website or call ahead at 704-875-2312 (please note we are closed all Mondays throughout the year).
Celtic Concert Fundraiser March 14th (6pm-9pm)
The Latta Celtic Concert Fundraiser is an evening under the stars accompanied with Celtic food vendors and local breweries. Bands including the Thistledown Tinkers, Sterling Bridge, Loch Norman Pipes among others will play throughout the evening for an intimate crowd. Usually this is a time for folks to sit, relax, and enjoy the spring weather out along the plantations grounds. The concert runs Saturday, March 14th only from 6pm-9pm. Tickets are $10 per person (children 5 & under are FREE) and ALL proceeds go towards Latta Place Inc. the 501(c)3 non-profit organization that manages programs and operations held at the 215 year old home. A day pass will be available for purchase which includes a one-day festival ticket (priced up to $8) AND a concert ticket (priced at $10) for only $15.00 a Day Pass.
Celtic Festival March 14-15 (10am-4pm)
Celebrate all things Celtic at the third annual Latta Celtic Festival. Enjoy authentic cuisine, brew, music, vendors, historical demonstrations and more! This family friendly event offers children's activities including games and face painting. Admission: $8 Adults, $7 Seniors/Students, Children five and under are FREE Proudly Sponsored By: Party Reflections,Lancasters BBQ, George W. Wiseman,Scottish Cottage, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Appalachian Smoke.
Easter Egg Hunt April 4th, 2015 (10am-4pm)
The 8th annual Latta Easter Egg Hunt is now open for preregistration. This is one of our most popular kid-friendly events and fills quickly at a first-come-first-served basis. Everyone must preregister. Please click the below link for additional information and for registration information.
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Crochet Workshop April 18th (10am-2pm)
Learn basic crochet stitches and make a washcloth. Participants will receive one skein of cotton yarn and a crochet hook to keep! Please bring a bag lunch to eat during the workshop. The cost is $20 per participant.
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Artisan Day April 25th (10am-4pm)
See 18th and 19th century artistry skills including backsmithing, book binding, gunsmithing, wood working, fiber-working, animal husbandry and more!