Millford’s 175th Anniversary Celebration


The front porch at Millford, Pinewood, SC.

Millford’s 175th Anniversary Celebration has been rescheduled for November 5th, 2016.

Tickets are still available for purchase!
Click here for more information: Tickets

If you already purchased tickets please confirm with us that you still plan to attend by contacting Julie Smith

We are excited to see you there and hope the change in dates has not been an inconvenience to anyone.  If you purchased tickets and are no longer able to attend you may choose to donate the funds from your purchase to Millford, for which we will provide a tax receipt for the full amount, or you may request a full refund.  For assistance, please contact

Enjoy a Barbecue Picnic and festive music on the grounds of one of the finest examples of Greek Revival architecture in America.

Take a tour of this magnificent historic house, explore the gardens and various outbuildings, have fun playing games and activities for families, and sign-up for an exclusive afternoon event benefitting Millford  go behind-the-scenes to experience up-close the architecture and art that makes this magnificent place a Taj Mahal of the South.

Enjoy festive music as we welcome U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion, Seán Heely with Ryan Knott and Colin McGlynn.  He will be presenting a program of vibrant and dynamic music from Scotland. From elegant slow airs and mighty pipe marches, to the exciting Reels that make anyone want to dance. The tunes hearken to the beautiful Scottish countryside and its rich musical culture. This program will be exciting and captivating for all ages.

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM  — Low Country cuisine, music, tours of historic interiors and beautiful grounds, children activities.

4:00 PM to  6:00 PM — a Friends of Millford Benefit —  Special behind-the-scenes tour, lecture and cocktails on the porch during golden hour. 

Dining room at Millford featuring the original Manning table and chairs, all documented Duncan Phyfe furniture.

Dining room at Millford featuring the original Manning table and chairs, all documented Duncan Phyfe furniture.

Free for children under 12 years of age. Please click here to reserve the number of children attending with you.

$75 Friend: individual ticket for Barbecue Picnic plus tours and all the activities from 11:00 to 3:00 PM. Click here.

$250 ($150 tax-deductible) Preservationist: All of the above for one from 4:00 to 6:00 PM, plus Private Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the second floor not open to the public, Lecture “Millford Celebrates Its 175th Anniversary” by Peter M. Kenny, renowned furniture historian and CAHPT Co-President, & Cocktails on the Porch during golden hour. Click here.

$1000 ($650 tax-deductible) Benefactor: All of the above for two, plus an elegantly catered Picnic for Six at Millford. Click here.

$5000 ($4000 tax-deductible) Sponsor: Everything included in the Preservationist for two, plus a unique opportunity to enjoy a private and catered Dinner for Ten in the Dining Room at Millford. Name recognized on all digital and printed materials. Click here.

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The Friends of Millford is a group of supporters who share a deep appreciation for Millford and are interested in preserving its legacy for the future. Become a Friend of Millford and join us in protecting America’s architectural heritage.

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