Fall Farm DayWhere: Landmark Park
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Cost: $8 Adults; $6 Seniors/Active Military; $4 Kids (ages 3-12); FREE for park members
Categories: Adult Programs, Family Programs, Youth Programs
On Saturday, October 21 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. Need a place to stay? Fairfield Inn is our host hotel. Mention Fall Farm Day for an $89 rate. 334-671-0100.
Click here for tractor and engine exhibitor registration.
Tractor Pull: Modified Pulling Rules click here
Tractor Pull: Stock Pulling Rules click here
Tractor Pull: RPM Chart click here
Tractor Pull: Driver Registration click here
Schedule of Events:
Cane Grinding • Cane Juice Tasting
Antique Tool Demo • Blacksmithing Photo Station • Spring Pole Lathe • Silhouette Cutting
11 a.m. Blacksmithing Contest: Nail Making
2 p.m. Blacksmithing Contest: Longest Taper
Corn Shucking • Corn Shelling
Pumpkin Patch • Wagon Rides
Tractor Pull: 1 p.m.
Cane Stripping • Hammer Mill Display
Heirloom Vegetable Planting
Peanut Picking Demonstration: 11 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 2:30 p.m.
Peanut Digging & Stacking: 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Modern Farm Equipment Display
Midway Connection: 10 a.m. & noon
Tractor Parade: 12:30 p.m.
Rick Craven: 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Pure and Simple: 2 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Rock and Mineral Exhibit • Photography Exhibit • Beekeeping Display • Gift Shop
Planetarium Programs: 11 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.
(Live show at 1 p.m.; Full dome movies at 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. $3 per person and free for members)
Ice Cream • Soda Fountain • Candy • Souvenirs
STOKES ACTIVITY BARN (OUTSIDE)
Antique Farm Equipment Display • Old Fashioned Games • Live Animals • Corn Box • Coloring Books
STOKES ACTIVITY BARN (INSIDE)
Landmark Park Quilt Show Featuring Happy Quilts from the Depression Era • Sewing Vendors • Juried Quilt Show • Antique Quilt Exhibit • Bazaar Table • Opportunity Quilt
Bed Turning: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m.
Wool Felting class: 11 a.m.
Binding Class: 1 p.m.
SHELLEY GENERAL STORE
Syrup Cooking • Syrup for sale • Biscuits and syrup for sale
Butter Churning • Clothes Washing • Dulcimer Music • Quilting • Chair Caning and Twine Bottoms • Woodstove Cooking
Crosscut Sawing • Hearth Cooking • Pottery