Sunday, April 23, 2017

19th Annual Iams Homestead Pioneer Harvest Fest

TROTWOOD-MADISON HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS

19TH ANNUAL

IAMS HOMESTEAD
PIONEER HARVEST FEST

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017
10 am-5 pm



349 south broadway
Trotwood, ohio
937-837-5387

Admission is free

www.t-mhs.blogspot.com


SCHEDULE  OF EVENTS

Opening Ceremony:  Color Guard, Singing of National Anthem
                                           Booths and displays open from 10 AM to 5 PM
Country Store in Studio: 10 AM to 5 PM
Corn Husking Contest south end of barn near fence at 1:30 PM.
Two categories 15 years and above  and 14 years and below.


Throughout the Day

Corn Husker Shredder Demonstrations: 11 AM, 12:30 PM, 2 PM
Hay Rides:  11 AM – 5 PM
Buzz Saw: 11:30 AM, 2 PM
 Corn Binding: 1:30 PM, 3:00 PM
Corn Husking Contest:  1:30  PM
Civil War Display
 Blacksmith Demonstrations
Antique Tractors, Fire Truck, Cars, Etc.
Tobacco Harvesting Demonstrations
Cider Press Display
Kettle Cooked Chili and Roasted Hot Dogs Over Open Fire
Apple Peeling
Corn Drying in Iams House Museum Kitchen
Displays in Iams House Museum
Trotwood Trailer Display
Chair Caning Demonstration in Barn
Wire Bending Demonstration/Model Farm Implements in Barn
 Coil Basket Making Demonstration  in Barn
Children Activities in Barn
Antique Farm Tools and Equipment in Barn

The proposed schedule of events will change before the harvest fest.  Please check blogspot the week before the harvest fest to review the final schedule of events.  Please stop by our Welcome Tent and pick up a program the day of the event.

     "Farmers kept time by the sun, not a clock or watch.  Please note that all times are approximate.  We try to keep on schedule, but when using old equipment, many things may happen.  Relax and enjoy the Harvest Fest"
  

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