Colvin Run Mill Historic Site

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Hours: Daily 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed Tuesdays

10017 Colvin Run Road
Great Falls, Virginia 22066

Mike Henry,
Manager

Colvin Run Mill Historic Site Events

Maple Syrup Boil-Down

02/25/2018 12:00 pm


Sunday,February 25 from 12 - 2 p.m.(3-Adult) The sap is rising and the maple trees are tapped. Now it’s sugaring time at Colvin Run Mill! Bundle up, brave the weather, watch and learn as sap is boiled down into sweet syrup over an open fire. Sample the delicious combination of maple syrup over cornbread made from Colvin Run Mill cornmeal -- while supplies last.…

Maple Syrup Boil-Down

03/04/2018 12:00 pm


Sunday, March 4 from 12 - 2 p.m.(3-Adult) The sap is rising and the maple trees are tapped. Now it’s sugaring time at Colvin Run Mill! Bundle up, brave the weather, watch and learn as sap is boiled down into sweet syrup over an open fire. Sample the delicious combination of maple syrup over cornbread made from Colvin Run Mill cornmeal -- while supplies last. This…

Easter Egg Hunt at Colvin Run Mill

03/18/2018 1:00 pm


(2-9 yrs.) From 1- 4 p.m.hunt for eggs filled with treats and treasures at Colvin Run Mill Historic Site. The egg hunt for children age two to four takes place at 1 p.m. Children ages five and six hunt for eggs at 1:45 p.m., and those age seven to nine have their egg hunt at 2:30 p.m. Before the hunt, make egg-cellent crafts to take home.

The cost is $8…

Limited Production Teas

03/24/2018 1:00 pm


(16-Adult) From 1 to 3 p.m. - Teas from China, Japan and India are well known and plentiful. Not so for premium teas from New Zealand, the Azores, and Hawaii, to name a few. Come to Colvin Run Mill to taste and explore a variety of styles of teas from some little-known and up-and-coming tea regions as you enjoy some tea-infused treats. A take home tea sampler is…

Summer Campler (Summer Camp Sampler)

03/30/2018 12:00 pm


(3-Adult) From 12 - 3 p.m. Come and sample activities from several of the camps being offered at Colvin Run Mill this summer. Featured camps include Doll Camps and Mini Millers.

This free sampler event runs from noon to 3 p.m. No reservations are required. For more information, call 703-759-2771.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

04/08/2018 12:00 pm to 04/08/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

04/22/2018 12:00 pm to 04/22/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

05/06/2018 11:00 am to 05/06/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

05/06/2018 12:00 pm to 05/06/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

05/20/2018 12:00 pm to 05/20/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

06/03/2018 11:00 am to 06/03/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

06/03/2018 12:00 pm to 06/03/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Northern Virginia Carvers

06/03/2018 12:00 pm to 06/03/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Northern Virginia Carvers

06/17/2018 12:00 pm to 06/17/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

06/17/2018 12:00 pm to 06/17/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

07/01/2018 11:00 am to 07/01/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.

Northern Virginia Carvers

07/01/2018 12:00 pm to 07/01/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

07/01/2018 12:00 pm to 07/01/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

07/15/2018 12:00 pm to 07/15/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Northern Virginia Carvers

07/15/2018 12:00 pm to 07/15/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Northern Virginia Carvers

08/05/2018 12:00 pm to 08/05/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

08/05/2018 12:00 pm to 08/05/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

08/19/2018 12:00 pm to 08/19/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Northern Virginia Carvers

08/19/2018 12:00 pm to 08/19/2018 3:00 pm


Woodcarvers show their creations and offer their tools and expertise to budding artists.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

09/02/2018 11:00 am to 09/02/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

09/02/2018 12:00 pm to 09/02/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

09/16/2018 12:00 pm to 09/16/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

10/07/2018 11:00 am to 10/07/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

10/07/2018 12:00 pm to 10/07/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Grinding Grain

Grinding

10/21/2018 12:00 pm to 10/21/2018 3:00 pm


The mill grinds grain on a regular summer schedule.

Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

11/04/2018 11:00 am to 11/04/2018 3:00 pm


A blacksmith fires up his tongs on a regular basis at the mill.