Bedford County, VA - Folks got to take a step back in time for the Fourth celebration at Poplar Forest.
You could see how Thomas Jefferson, author of the Declaration of Independence, celebrated. Children got to get a feel for 18th century life with games, story tellers and activities.
There were lots of things for parents too -- with hearth cooking and medical treatment demos.
Visitors like Jon Culp said it was the perfect way to celebrate the 4th.
"We just wanted to come out and celebrate our country's independence at Poplar Forest to see what it has to offer and there is quite a bit going on our here," said Culp.