Schedule of Events

Thursday, April 13, 2023

10:00 a.m.                  

Monticello’s Commemoration of Jefferson’s Birthday
Jason Rezaian, the recipient of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in Citizen Leadership, will be the featured speaker. This celebration is free and open to the public. For those who can't make it in person, the event will be livestreamed on Monticello's website, on Facebook, and on YouTube.

Location: West Lawn of Monticello


Presentation of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals (By Invitation Only)

Location: The Rotunda

4:00 p.m.

Public Talk: Andrew Freear, the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medalist in Architecture

Location: Old Cabell Hall Auditorium


Tuesday April 25, 2023

10:00 a.m.                  

Founder's Day Tree Planting Ceremony
Pam Higgins, the recently retired Executive Director of Major Events, is this year's honoree. The ceremony is open to the public.

Location: The Lawn, in between Pavilions VII and IX.


Updated: April 13, 2023