On Saturday, October 15 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Landmark Park will host the annual Fall Farm Day. Enjoy the sights and sounds of an 1890s farmstead while volunteers demonstrate sugar cane grinding and syrup making, peanut picking, stacking and digging, an antique tractor pull and parade, household chores, a quilt show and more. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and active military, $4 for kids, and free for children two and under and members. Concessions will be available and the Martin Drugstore and Shelley General Store will be open. Fall Farm Day is sponsored by WDHN and the National Peanut Festival.
Over 100 antique and contemporary quilts will be on display in the Stokes Activity Barn for the 2016 Landmark Park Quilt Show on October 14-16. Friday and Sunday will be from 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. and Saturday will be in conjunction with Fall Farm Day from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission on Friday and Sunday is $4 for adults, $3 for kids and free for members. Admission on Saturday is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and active military and $4 for kids. The Landmark Park Quilt Collection will also be on display.
The goal of the quilt show is to preserve our quilt heritage and promote the next generation of quilters. You are invited to share your quilts with the Wiregrass by entering them in the quilt show. There will also be a silent auction, vendors, and a chance to win the Opportunity Quilt.