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Due to popularity of Field trips offered by Pineville Parks & Recreation, we will sign up Pineville residents for the first 2 weeks. If there are any seats left we will then open it up to non-residents.


OCTOBER FIELD TRIP

Historic Brattonsville - presents the history of the Scots-Irish and African-Americans in the South Carolina upcountry largely through preserving and interpreting the story of the Bratton community. Featuring more than 30 historic structures from the 1760s to the late 19th century, the site provides visitors with an opportunity to see the evolution of Southern culture and architecture in the Carolina Piedmont.  

Learn how people farmed the land, cooked their food and entertained themselves in the 18th and 19th centuries at this 778-acre living history museum. Historical farming techniques and day-to-day activities are presented by costumed interpreters year-round.  

Come explore the Huck’s Defeat Battlefield Trail and video documentary that bring to life one of the most important Revolutionary War battles in the Carolinas.

Date:  Thursday, October 11th / Cost: Seniors (60+) $7/ Adults (18-59) $8

We will leave the community center at 9:15am, stop for lunch and return around 3:30pm

Please come by the center to pay and reserve your seat.  Limited seating available.

NOVEMBER FIELD TRIP

What do you get when you combine an Olde Town filled with charming shops, festive music, smiling faces, crafts galore, yummy food, holiday decor, local wines, Santa, over 475 holiday merchants with gifts for all ages and enough fun to last all year? You get the 51st annual Southern Christmas Show! All under one roof, and waiting to welcome you. 

Join us on Thursday Nov. 8th for our annual trip to the Southern Christmas Show.  We will leave at 8:30am and stop for breakfast.  We will return around 4:00pm.  Limited seating available – Come by the Belle Johnston Community Center to reserve your seat.  704-889-2400

Cost:  $11.00