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Photos from last year's Winn Fair are up.


Upcoming Events
April 11, 2017    2:00p.m. (Tuesday)
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs

April 15, 2017    Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open

May 11, 2017    7:00p.m.
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs

May 15, 2017    7:00p.m.
General Membership Meeting

Speaker: TBA

The subject will be A Tour of the DAR Period Rooms, DAR Museum, Washington, D.C.

The Elisha Winn House and Fair

The Elisha Winn House located at 908 Daclula Road in Dacula, GA 30019 is open for tours from March to September on the third Saturday of the month from noon to 4:00 p.m. The Winn Fair is held on the first weekend of October during which the house and all of the out buildings will be open and attended by many volunteers and reenactors. The fair also has food vendors, crafters' booths, exhibitors, musical entertainment, and railroad history.

The Gwinnett Historical Society will sponsor the 39th annual Elisha Winn Fair. Next year's Winn Fair will be held on Saturday October 7, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Sunday October 8, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If you are a vendor, we welcome your participation in next year's Elisha Winn Fair. For more information and vendor forms please follow this link: 2017 Elisha Winn Fair


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