Voices from the past

in Historic

Settlers' and

Elmwood/Pinewood Cemeteries 


 The event where Charlotte's history 

comes alive for the day!


April 6, 2019

1 - 4 PM







Who knew history could be so much fun!

Voices From The Past is a unique living history event told by 50 portrayers telling the stories of our founding fathers, civic leaders, pioneering women, and a few interesting characters.

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Elmwood and Pinewood Cemeteries

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Stroll through Elmwood and Pinewood cemeteries and hear the amazing stories of the famous, infamous and ordinary citizens that made Charlotte what it is today.                                     

Settlers' Cemetery

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In Charlotte's oldest cemetery is where you will meet and hear the stories of Charlotte's founding father,  James Polk,  and get to know a few of the men and women who settled in the backcountry of North Carolina from the mid 1700s to early 1800s, along with their slaves, Cherry and Agnes.   

Event Sponsors

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Event Supporters

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Character Sponsors

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stay connected - Contact Us

For more information and updates on the event

Mecklenburg Historical Assoc.

P.O. BOX 35032 Charlotte, NC 28235

LynnMHAD@gmail.com (980) 439-1927