July 22, 2014 - 8:06am
You might have been at that *other* festival this past weekend, and if so you missed the biggest Jane Austen festival in North America. Find out what world record-breaking event you didn't get to see.
July 13, 2014 - 11:33am
Coming next weekend, the Jane Austen Festival is back - check out some of the stuff happening!
Every July since 2008 the grounds of Locust Grove come alive.
June 1, 2014 - 9:37pm
Last year's Jane Austen festival fell barely short of a world record, and the British took notice. This year they're trying again, and there's a rivalry brewing.
July 29, 2012 - 7:08pm
Bare-knuckle boxing anyone? Not all Saturday afternoons are created equal. This year’s fifth annual Jane Austen Festival at Locust Grove brought to life the characters, fashions and Regency flair of the beloved 19th century author.
It’s a fair day; a soothing combination of breeze, sun and cloud that welcomes a stroll outside. The normally wearisome heat has parted company, inviting a parade of colorful gowns to saunter on the arms of dapper gentlemen. Parasols bloom in the sunshine and afternoon tea is casually served...
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
The pages of Jane Austen’s timeless novels descend on the 21st Century at this weekend’s Jane Austen Festival. Head out to Locust Grove Saturday, July 21st and Sunday, July 22nd for all the tea, scones and hoop skirts you can handle.
The time has come to dust off your best cravat, press those trousers and curl that mustache. No, it’s not Saturday night at the Nachbar, kids. This weekend Historic Locust Grove will open its doors, grounds and hearts to the 5th Annual Jane Austen Festival for two days filled with...