Annual Harvest Festival
Come enjoy harvest time on the farm October 9-10, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn about heritage crafts and traditional skills such as spinning, weaving, broom making, scrapple making, apple butter making, basket making, and candle making. There will be plenty of folk entertainment, good country food made by hand, children’s activities, pumpkin decorating, a quilt raffle, pony rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, one-room schoolhouse presentations, outdoor brick bake oven, and much more.
The 2021 theme, “From a Seed” celebrates the learnings about many of the seeds found on a 19th century farm, how they were planted, harvested, stored, and then used. The main focus is on Corn, Flax, Wheat, Apple, and Bean seeds.
Explore the Civil War Encampment where the 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. G Re-enactors will portray the drill and everyday life of soldiers during this important time for our nation. Visitors will enjoy this special glimpse into local history.
Special guest groups such as the Pocono Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild, Pocono Herb Club, and Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited will share activities and information related to their organizations.
Children will enjoy a variety of activities such as pumpkin decorating, old fashion games, the hands-on heritage craft/activity area, the one room school presentation and pony rides.
This event is held rain or shine. Demonstrations are under tents. Admission is adults $12.00 & ages 3 - 12 $6.00. No pets and no smoking please. The Harvest Festival schedule is subject to change.