On Saturday, September 20th, 2014, JMU will be providing 120 JMU students with the opportunity to spend the afternoon at James Madison's Montpelier. Transportation and admission is being provided free of charge! Space is limited, so please register early, and if for some reason, your plans change, please let us know ASAP, so that another student may take advantage of this opportunity.
The afternoon will include tours of the house, costumed historical interpretations, hot air baloon rides, carriage rides, performances by the United States Navy Band Commodores among other performers and will conclude with fireworks.
The buses will be at the Godwin Hall Lot G, at 12:30 p.m. for a 1:00 departure. Buses will return to campus by appx. 10 p.m. (buses will depart Montpelier following the fireworks--scheduled to go off at 8:15 p.m.).
Food vendors will be on site for you to purchase your dinner.