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Heritage Celebration at The 1895

Saturday, July 13, 2024
10:00 am6:00 pm

Enjoy a creative entwining of Art, Music & History at Vision Historic Preservation Foundation’s Heritage Celebration at The 1895 during Rockdale's 150th Birthday at which we will celebrate Rockdale’s accomplishments and cultural contributions.

> Themed Mural Panels by Artist Cody Seigmund featuring: Rockdale Musicians | Rockdale Cowboys | El Camino Real & the Tonkawa's Red Mountain | Alcoa’s Goddess of Liberty | Rockdale’s Astronaut & Alcoa’s Fueling of the Space Program | Hispanic Heritage. Murals will be complemented by Historical Essays telling the stories behind the people and events featured.

> Live Music will pay tribute to our community’s spirit, culture and creativity.
Performances by: 11AM - Mercy Lane (Tejano), 12PM - Scott D Taylor Band (Blues), 2PM - Los Tres Martinez (Mariachi), and 3:30PM - Robert Lawhon & Triple Threat (Country/Rock)

> Participate in Historic Walking Tours for a chance to win prizes.

> Tours of The 1895.

> Activities and Games for the entire family.

This event is a fundraiser for Vision Historic Preservation Foundation benefiting the restoration of The 1895.