march, 2024

30mar6:00 pm10:00 pmFraser's Ridge Wedding Ball

Event Details

The Northeast Georgia History Center is proud to partner with Atlanta Historic Dance to present the Fraser’s Ridge Wedding Ball. Time travelers, both real and fictional, are cordially invited to an event inspired by the adventures of the beloved Outlander characters during their time in America. Step back in time and immerse yourself in the world of the Fraser family.

Location: Northeast Georgia History Center at Brenau University

Dress Code: Guests are encouraged to wear 18th-century period clothing from any country or formal vintage outfits from the 1940s-1960s. Modern formal attire is also accepted.

This event is intended for guests 16 and older. Tickets are available for students, adult members, adult nonmembers, and VIP.

Highlights:

18th-Century Dances: Be enchanted by an evening of 18th-century dance. English and Scottish country dances of the period will be called by Kat Nagar and Chris Wilson of Atlanta Historic Dance.

Wedding Reenactment: Join us as we recreate a scene from the beloved series Outlander as Brianna and Roger wed in front of the historic White Path Cabin.

Historic Cabin: Step into the past as you explore a genuine historic cabin on the premises: the White Path Cabin. Capture timeless memories with photographs in this rustic setting that harkens back to Claire and Jamie’s era.

Blacksmithing Demonstration: Our resident blacksmith, Steven Bartlett, will be providing a blacksmithing demonstration in our historic Hoyt-Herrin blacksmith shop. Learn about blacksmithing practices at the time just like the character Murtagh Fraser used in the New World.

Galleries Exploration: Delve into the rich history of the Northeast Georgia region by visiting the History Center’s captivating galleries. Discover artifacts and stories that transport you to a bygone era.

Performance Pieces: The company of Atlanta Historic Dance will also perform several dances that bring the past to life.

Game Room: Immerse yourself in the past with 18th-century games in a dedicated game room in our historic cabin. Challenge your fellow time travelers to traditional games from Claire and Jamie’s era.

Refreshments: Savor delectable refreshments inspired by the time and setting of Outlander. Enjoy a taste of the past with a modern twist.

Costume Contest: Come dressed in your best for our costume contest!

VIP Package: Elevate your Fraser’s Ridge Wedding Ball experience with our limited VIP Package, offering an exclusive evening starting with a delicious dinner at 6 PM, front-row seats to the wedding reenactment of Brianna and Roger, and access to the VIP lounge. The VIP lounge includes exclusive games and a quiet space for conversation complemented by refreshments that blend past and present flavors. Limited to just 25 tickets, this package ensures a memorable night of Outlander-inspired elegance and historical immersion.

Get ready to embark on a journey through time and experience the magic of Outlander at the Northeast Georgia History Center’s Fraser’s Ridge Wedding Ball. Whether you choose to don period attire or modern formal wear, you’re sure to create unforgettable memories as you travel back in time with Claire and Jamie as your guides. Let the adventure begin!

Time

(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Northeast GA. History Center

322 Academy St NE, Gainesville, GA, United States, Georgia 30501

Organizer

Atlanta Historic Dancekathrynnagar@gmail.com

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