Bennett Place Fall Family Fun Craft Day

Bennett Place Fall Family Fun Craft Day

The cooler weather, lower humidity and bright fall colors inspire many to decorate for the season. Pumpkins, dried corn and gourds become art objects. Bennett Place State Historic Site will host members of the North Carolina Gourd Society Saturday, Oct. 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for a one-day craft making event. The fee is $10 and reservations are required. 

Young and old will enjoy this family fun event and the choice of making a great decoration for inside or outside. All levels of experience are welcome. Materials and lunch are included with the reservation fee. Class size is limited to 20.

For additional information and to register, please call (919) 383-4345 or email Also check out website

Bennett Place is located at 4409 Bennett Memorial Rd., Durham, NC.  It is part of the Division of State Historic Sites within the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. 

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