Lammas Harvest Fair – 2018

August 4,   9:00am – 5:00pm

Lammas is a Traditional Celebration of the First Harvest.

Bring the entire family and join us for our annual Lammas Harvest Fair this August 4th! Experience Living History activities at the Museum’s many exhibits and enjoy lunch on the Museum’s Pavilion.

DATE: Saturday, August 4th
TIME: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
TICKETS:   Special Admission – Pay What You Will…
– You Decide How Much To Pay!
 Pay A Little, Pay A lot, or Pay Nothing At All – Donations accepted at the gate

FOOD VENDORS:  (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Lunch Options on the Pavilion

Area food vendors will be on hand beginning at 9:00 am.

.LIVING HISTORY ACTIVITIES:

  • Old World Exhibits: 
    • West Africa: Pounding Yams for Fufu & Drying Vegetables
    • England: Brewing, Baking, Threshing
    • Ireland:  Grinding Oats & Making Oat Cakes
    • Irish Forge: Ironwork Demonstrations
    • Germany: Noodle-Making & Pickling

      Farming in the Old World

  • Lunch: 
    • Pavilion:  Take a lunch break under our covered pavilion or at the picnic tables adjacent to the food vendors.
  • America Exhibits:  
    • Ganatastwi: Making Hominy & Food Preservation
    • 1740’s Settlement: Making Corn Cakes & Drying Herbs
    • 1820’s American Farm: Baking Bread in Outdoor Bake Oven
    • 1850’s American Farm: Food Preservation

      Historically, The First Harvest was on or about August 1st

  • Welcome Center Area:  
    • Outdoor Exhibit: Astronomical Seasons