May Fair – 2018

May 28,   9:00am – 5:00pm

Bring the entire family and join us for our annual May Fair this Memorial Day!

Experience Living History activities at the Museum’s many exhibits; enjoy lunch on the Museum’s Pavilion with live musical entertainment; and visit the Artisan Fair in the Courtyard throughout the day.

DATE: Monday, May 28th
TIME: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
TICKETS:   Special Admission – Pay What You Will…

Shop the Artisan Vendors at the Fair

You Decide How Much To Pay!  Pay A Little, Pay A lot, or Pay Nothing At All
Donations accepted at the gate – No advance ticket purchase is required.

ARTISAN FAIR:  (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Shop the artisan craft booths located in the Museum’s newly expanded courtyard throughout the entire day.
See the current list of artisan vendors below!

Nothing Like Memorial Day BBQ!

FOOD VENDORS:  (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Brewing Beer in England


LIVING HISTORY ACTIVITIES:

  • Old World Exhibits: (9:00 – Noon)
    • West Africa: Drum and Dance & Gardening
    • England: Brewing Beer
    • Irish Forge: Metalworking
    • Ireland: Flax Processing & Spinning
    • Germany: Games & Stilts
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  • Lunch: (Noon – 2:00)
    • Pavilion:  Take a lunch break under our covered pavilion or at the picnic tables
  • America Exhibits:  (2:00 – 5:00)
    • Ganatastwi: Hidework & Trade
    • 1740’s Settlement: Militia Drill & Black Powder Demonstration
    • 1820’s American Farm: Bread-making in the Bake Oven
    • Schoolhouse: Games
    • 1850’s American Farm: Butter Churning on the Porch

      Militia Drill

 

A SAMPLING OF OUR FAIR VENDORS

  • 1000 Words Boutique
  • Alicia Wade
  • CS Designs
  • D B Hancock Waterfowl Carving
  • Gruber Handicrafts
  • Handcrafted by Elizabeth-Ryan
  • Lavender Fields at Tantivy
  • New River Nature
  • Shercreations

 

FEATURED ARTISANS

Penny Sipple Leathergoods

 

 

Handcrafted by Elizabeth Ryan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SITE MAP – VENDORS & MUSEUM EXHIBITS

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