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Upcoming Events

  • Ghost Hunt
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Feb 04
    Hugh Torance House & Store
    Feb 04, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Hugh Torance House & Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Do you think the Store is haunted? Come find out at our authentic ghost hunt led by Charlotte Area Paranormal Society.
  • HEARTSongs: Horton to Hip-hop
    Sat, Feb 18
    Huntersville
    Feb 18, 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Huntersville, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    A celebration of local verse and rhyme
  • HEARTS Event - Milling Around
    Sat, Jan 21
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Jan 21, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    This event has reached capacity, however, we are starting a waitlist as there will likely be cancellations on the event date. Please email us at info@hughtorancehouseandstore.com, and provide your name, phone, and the number of tickets you'd like and we'll keep you posted. Thank you!
  • House and Store Guided Tour
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 18
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Dec 18, 2022, 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Step back in time to 1779 and explore the Hugh Torance House and Store. Guided tours at 1:15 and 3:00. There is no fee but donations are most welcome.
  • 18th-Century Christmas Season Celebration - Campfire Christmas Cooking and Caroling
    Dec 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Hugh Torance House and Store invite friends and the community to celebrate the season in a three-part event series commemorating 18th-century Christmas traditions. This event festivities include Christmas cooking on an open fire and singing 18th-century carols.
  • 18th-Century Christmas Season Celebration - Making Gifts and Singing Merriment
    Dec 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Hugh Torance House and Store invite friends and the community to celebrate the season in a three-part event series commemorating 18th-century Christmas traditions. This event festivities include making your own homemade gift and singing 18th-century carols.
  • HEARTS Event - Winter Wisdom
    Sat, Dec 10
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Dec 10, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    HEARTwarming stories and traditions from yesteryear, featuring Torrance descendant, Margaret "Chuck" Basinger at 2:00, with special musical guests, "The Broken Arrows at 3:30.
  • 18th-Century Christmas Season Celebration - Deck the House and Caroling
    Dec 04, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Hugh Torance House and Store invite friends and the community to celebrate the season in a three-part event series commemorating 18th-century Christmas traditions. This hallmark event festivities include decorating the Store followed by 18th-century traditional carols.
  • Ghost Hunt
    Sat, Dec 03
    Hugh Torance House & Store
    Dec 03, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Hugh Torance House & Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Do you think the Store is haunted? Come find out at our authentic ghost hunt led by Charlotte Area Paranormal Society.
  • Ghost Hunt
    Sat, Nov 05
    Hugh Torance House & Store
    Nov 05, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Hugh Torance House & Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Do you think the Store is haunted? Come find out at our authentic ghost hunt led by Charlotte Area Paranormal Society.
  • Old Fashioned Spirit Day
    Sun, Oct 30
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Oct 30, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Join us for our second annual Halloween event designed for our younger friends. We will have crafts and games as well as an age-appropriate Haunted Trail. There is no charge but donations are welcome. Please RSVP so we'll have enough materials for everyone.
  • HEARTS Event - HEARTS Harvest
    Sat, Oct 15
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Oct 15, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Featuring award-winning author and professor, Dr. Ashli Stokes, exploring local food history and our regional identity; and Singer-songwriter legend, David Childers and The Serpents, performing their original music in the Americana tradition.
  • Ghost Hunt
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 01
    Hugh Torance House & Store
    Oct 01, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Hugh Torance House & Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Do you think the Store is haunted? Come find out at our authentic ghost hunt led by Charlotte Area Paranormal Society.
  • HEARTS Circle Members' Gala at Cedar Grove
    Sep 17, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
    Cedar Grove, 1831 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Join HEARTS Circle for your ticket to a special Cedar Grove event for members only. Members, please RSVP to info@hughtorancehouseandstore.org with your guest(s) names for your ticket. Reservations must be made by 9-10-22. We look forward to celebrating our members who make HEARTS come alive!
  • HEARTS Event - Napoleon's Ney?
    Sat, Aug 20
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Aug 20, 2022, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Featuring the Torrance connection to the mystery of Peter Stuart Ney. Was he Napoleon Bonaparte's Marshal? Cedar Groove Live Music - Classical String Quartet
  • Community Service Day
    Tue, Aug 02
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Aug 02, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Join us to learn about invasive vs native species, and help remove invasive species from our historic site grounds. Please bring work gloves, hand spades, and pruners. RSVPs are required. Pizza and drinks for volunteers at 12:00 PM.
  • HEARTS Event - Healing History
    Sat, Jul 16
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Jul 16, 2022, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Sharing medical connections from the past
  • HEARTS Event - Junion
    Sat, Jun 18
    Hugh Torance House and Store
    Jun 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA
    Connections from the Reunion project Cedar Groove Live Music - "The Calvin Edwards Trio," soul jazz and blues

Thank you to our event sponsors for making our free community events possible.

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