Pork Fest

More Pork Fest info and Vendor Applications....

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Tickets $15 in advance - $20 the day of the event

Admission includes
• Tour of the Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
• Antique car show
• Craft show and sale
• New entertainment
• The best barbeque you ever ate!

Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
201 West High Street
Murfreesboro, North Carolina

Hot Fudge

Watermelon Fest web site

August 2-5, 2017

Murfreesboro Historical Association Watermelon Festival events:

Hot Fudge Cake Tent - $5.00
Wednesday - Saturday

• Brady C. Jefcoat BBQ & Fried Chicken Dinner - Friday night 4:30 - 7:00 at the Murfree Center. Tickets are $10.00 and are on sale at the MHA office or the Brady C. Jefcoat Museum. Call (252) 398-7695 for more information.

Publications on sale Saturday

Murfreesboro Historic District
One block north of Main Street

Cannon and other Civil War artifacts on display at the Rea Museum

School Tours

October 2017


Historic Haunt
Actors from Gallery Theater volunteer
at MHA's Historic Haunt

Historic Haunt & Ghost Walk

October 27 & 28, 2017

Don't miss this exciting event. Families are welcome. Can be scary for very young children. Ticket prices are $10 for Adults, $7 for children under 12, Free for children under 5 years of age.



Soup & Sandwich

Tickets may be purchased in advance from the MHA office at 116 East Main Street or any MHA Board member.

Please call the MHA office at (252) 398-5922 to arrange for group delivery.

November 15, 2017
11 am to 2 pm

Tickets: $8.00

Proceeds benefit the Murfreesboro Historical Association (MHA)

• Special tribute to all US military veterans.
• The meal consists of bowl of homemade vegetable beef soup, crackers, a pimento cheese sandwich, iced tea and dessert.
• Eat-in or take-out.
• Delivery service available for groups.

Murfreesboro Community Center
Broad Street

Christmas Tour
28th Anniversary

More Candlelight Christmas Tour info....

December 8 & 9, 2017
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Candlelight Christmas

Tour Features
• Private homes and historically significant structures
• Traditional holiday food at each venue
• Horse-drawn carriage and tram rides in the Historic District
•Beautiful seasonal decorations representing Christmas through the years
• Musical entertainment at most site

Murfreesboro Historic District
One block north of Main Street


Lafayette Ball

Image credit: James Tissot. Too Early. 1873.
Oil on canvas. The Guildhall Art Gallery, London

To Be Announced

This gala event commemorates
the Marquis De Lafayette's
1825 visit to Murfreesboro, NC
during his American tour.

About MHA
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• Agriculture/Transportation Museum
• Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
• Evans Tin Shop
• Hertford Academy
• John Wheeler House
• Murfree-Smith Law Office
• Roberts-Vaughan House
• Southall Cemetery
• Village Print Shop
• Vincent-Deale Blacksmith Shop
• William Rea Museum
• Winborne Law Office and Country Store
Brady C. Jefcoat Museum
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The Murfreesboro Historical Association, Inc.
PO Box 3 • Murfreesboro, NC 27855
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