Christmas On The Monitor

A Holiday Dinner to benefit the U.S.S. Monitor Center, where they will party like it's 1862 to raise funds for the restoration of this important Civil War relic. Reenactors, live music, historically based menu, grog, dancing and cannon fire, and more grog. Mariners' Museum and Park, Newport News, Va. 6-9 p.m. www.marinersmuseum.org