CGW is a club for amateurs and professionals who like to make historical, science fiction, or fantasy costumes.

CGW Goes To: Victorian Christmas Weekend

BanningChristmasFor the Victorian Christmas weekend, the Banning Museum and grounds are transformed into a Christmas festival featuring Victorian period entertainment, self-guided tours of the Museum, refreshments, children’s crafts, and a visit from jolly St. Nick! One of the highlights of the festivities is a horse-drawn trolley ride between The Banning Museum and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, also in Wilmington. Additionally, visitors will enjoy blacksmith demonstrations, wreath making lecture, a visit from Queen Victoria and local food and craft vendors.

Date: Sunday, December 7, 2014

Time: 1:00pm – We will meet at 1 pm in front of the mansion for the tour, but the museum is open from 11am-4pm.

Cost: Free (Suggested donation of $5 for adults and $1 for children)

Costume: Victorian costume is suggested but not required.

Parking: Street parking is available on M Street and North Banning Boulevard.

Address: 401 East M Street, Wilmington, CA 90744

CGW Liaison: Rise Reading