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Chautauqua: History Comes Alive Festival

When:
September 3, 2021 – September 12, 2021 all-day
2021-09-03T00:00:00-04:00
2021-09-13T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Mauldin Cultural Center
101 E Butler Rd
Mauldin, SC 29662
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Chautauqua
864.244.1499
Chautauqua: History Comes Alive Festival @ Mauldin Cultural Center | Mauldin | South Carolina | United States

Chautauqua History Comes Alive Festival | Ben Franklin, Thomas Edison, Nikola Tesla, Hedy Lamarr & Rosa Parks | Reinventing America

DETAILS
September 3 – 12, 2021
10 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. | FREE ENTRY
No Food Trucks. Picnics suggested.

Get ready to laugh, cry and flat out have a great time at this festival of non-stop live history and fun for the whole family. Live shows are performed in costume by nationally acclaimed historical interpreters. Step back in time and meet these brilliant American game changers – hear their stories – ask them how their world changed.

  • Create a new nation with Ben Franklin
  • Turn darkness into light with Thomas Edison
  • Spark the Electrical Revolution with Nikola Tesla
  • Set the stage for Wi-Fi & cell phones with Hollywood’s Hedy Lamarr
  • and like Rosa Parks demand your Civil Rights

Rain Plan – if a show is canceled due to inclement weather, the show will be aired virtually. Check HistoryComesAlive.org for weather updates and link to view show.

The Lineup

  • Friday, September 3 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Ben Franklin
  • Saturday, September 4 | 10 – 11:00 a.m. | Rosa Parks
  • Saturday, September 4 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Thomas Edison
  • Sunday, September 5 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Nikola Tesla
  • Monday, September 6 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Thomas Edison
  • Monday, September 6 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Rosa Parks
  • Tuesday, September 7 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Nikola Tesla
  • Tuesday, September 7 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Hedy Lamarr
  • Wednesday, September 8 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Ben Franklin
  • Wednesday, September 8 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Thomas Edison
  • Thursday, September 9 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Hedy Lamarr
  • Thursday, September 9 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Nikola Tesla
  • Friday, September 10 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Thomas Edison
  • Friday, September 10 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Rosa Parks
  • Saturday, September 11 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Nikola Tesla
  • Saturday, September 11 | 7 – 8:30 p.m. | Ben Franklin
  • Sunday, September 12 | 7- 8:30pm | Hedy Lamar