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John Lawson Legacy Days

  • ADDRESS Grifton, NC,

Travel back in time during John Lawson Legacy Days on Historic Contentnea Creek in Grifton! This free, family-friendly event celebrated the early pioneer history of Eastern North Carolina from Colonial times through the Civil War era. Enjoy history presentations, demonstrations, exhibits, food, cannon firings, boat rides on Contentnea Creek, tours of the Catechna Indian Village & Museum, and much more!