Monday 28 May 2018

MAY 28: Memorial Day May Fair

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


  • 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
  • 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


  • 1000 Words Boutique
  • Alicia Wade
  • B.S. Grillin’ Company
  • Balloon Pets
  • Chickie-Dickie Beads
  • Crazy Fox Coffee Roasting Co
  • CS Designs
  • D B Hancock Waterfowl Carving
  • Farfields Farm
  • Farm Girl
  • Gruber Handicrafts
  • Handcrafted by Elizabeth-Ryan
  • Lavender Fields at Tantivy
  • Natural Necessities
  • New River Nature
  • Nikki’s Craft’s
  • Penny J. Sipple Leather Goods
  • Riverstone Goat Farm
  • Shercreations
  • The Wright Design Handmade Jewelry and Wreaths
  • Wonderment Bakeshop & Creamery


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