Park Events

Blacksmith Demo (Sept)

Date: September 19, 2020

Time: 10:00AM

Location: Blacksmith Shop on the Wiregrass Farmstead

Cost: $4 for adults, $3 for kids, and free for members

10 a.m. Join Wiregrass Forge member Brent Clark for a blacksmithing demo. Blacksmith Shop at the Wiregrass Farmstead. First and third Saturday of each month. Free with paid gate admission.

Blacksmith Demo (Oct)

Date: October 3, 2020

Time: 10AM

Location: Blacksmith Shop on the Wiregrass Farmstead

Cost: $4 for adults; $3 for kids; Free for park members and children 2 and under

10 a.m. Join Wiregrass Forge member Brent Clark for a blacksmithing demo. Blacksmith Shop at the Wiregrass Farmstead. First and third Saturday of each month. Free with paid gate admission.

Hornaday Merit Badge Day

Date: September 26, 2020

Time: 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Location: Gazebo

Cost: $20

Boy Scouts of America Hornaday Merit Badge Day will take place on Sept. 26 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Choose between Amphibian and Reptile Study; Mammal Study; Art; Insect Study; Environmental Science; Nature; Metalwork; Fire Safety. $20 fee includes gate admission for one Boy Scout, one parent, a blue card and a Landmark Park patch (some badges may require an additional materials fee). Registration and prepayment required. Register here. Payments can be made at the Scout Office.

Peanut Boil

Date: September 26, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM-8:00PM

Location: Park Grounds

Cost: $5 for adults; $4 for kids (ages 3-12); free for park members and children 2 and under

Bring your picnic and lawn chairs for an after-hours peanut boil. Watch as peanuts are stacked the old fashioned way and listen to bluegrass music. $5 for adults, $3 for kids, free for park members and children 2 and under. Admission includes one free cup of boiled peanuts. Sponsored by Troy Bank and Trust, Davis Oil Co., Alden Services, Houston County Farm City Committee and Smith Bros. Peanuts.

Landmark Dulcimer Jam and Lesson (Oct)

Date: October 3, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Auditorium

Cost: $4 for adults; $3 for kids; Free for park members, dulcimer players and children 2 and under

Jam and practice sessions are held on the first Saturday of each month. No experience or music reading ability is necessary. Participants need to have a mountain dulcimer, but we do have a few cardboard ones for people to try. The program is free with paid gate admission. The first hour is a lesson and second hour and over are a jam session. The public is welcome to enjoy the music! landmark Park Auditorium.

Halloween Kick Off and Zombie Run

Date: October 3, 2020

Time: 4:30PM & 6:00PM

Location: Park Grounds

Cost: Varies (see below)

5K Zombie Run plus kids activities, corn maze, tractor treat, music, food and more. Free with paid gate admission. Preregistration required for the Zombie Run, call 334-794-3452 to register Run registration includes entry to the Halloween Kick Off. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 for kids and free for park members and runners. (Please note, the Car Show that usually takes place on this day has been cancelled for 2020).

Packet Pickup: 4:30PM
Race Starts: 6:00PM

Cost: $15 (no shirt); $30 (with shirt); $50 (family – 2 shirts); 12 and under FREE

Click here to register for the run

Click here for a food vendor form. Since this is a first time event, become a food vendor at no charge!

Landmark Park Quilt Show (Friday)

Date: October 16, 2020

Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM

Location: Stokes Activity Barn

Cost: $4 for adults, $3 for kids, and free for members

Theme: A Century of Progress: 100 Years of Womens’ Suffrage. Held in conjunction with the park’s annual Fall Farm Day, this quilt show features over 100 antique and contemporary quilts displayed inside the Stokes Activity Barn. This juried show includes exhibits, door prizes, speakers and more.

Click here to download Quilt Show rules and entry forms

Click here to download Sponsorship info

Click here to download Vendor info

Landmark Park Quilt Show (Saturday)

Date: October 17, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

Location: Stokes Activity Barn

Cost: $8 for adults; $6 for seniors and military; $4 for kids; free for park members and children 2 and under

Theme: A Century of Progress: 100 Years of Womens’ Suffrage. Held in conjunction with the park’s annual Fall Farm Day, this quilt show features over 100 antique and contemporary quilts displayed inside the Stokes Activity Barn. This juried show includes exhibits, door prizes, speakers and more.

Click here to download Quilt Show rules and entry forms

Click here to download Sponsorship info

Click here to download Vendor info

Fall Farm Day

Date: October 17, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

Location: Park Grounds

Cost: $8 for adults; $6 for seniors and military; $4 for kids; free for park members and children 2 and under

Come and watch how peanuts were harvested in the Wiregrass nearly 100 years ago. Enjoy the sights, sounds and sweet smells of cane grinding, syrup making, butter churning, soap making and other traditional farm activities. Other activities include music, antique tractors, wagon rides and the largest quilt display in the Wiregrass region. .

Tractor Pull: Modified Pulling Rules click here

Tractor Pull: Stock Pulling Rules click here

Tractor Pull: RPM Chart click here

Food Vendor Form: Click here

Arts and Crafts Vendor Form: Click here

 

Landmark Park Quilt Show (Sunday)

Date: October 18, 2020

Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM

Location: Stokes Activity Barn

Cost: $4 for adults, $3 for kids, and free for members

Theme: A Century of Progress: 100 Years of Womens’ Suffrage. Held in conjunction with the park’s annual Fall Farm Day, this quilt show features over 100 antique and contemporary quilts displayed inside the Stokes Activity Barn. This juried show includes exhibits, door prizes, speakers and more.

Click here to download Quilt Show rules and entry forms

Click here to download Sponsorship info

Click here to download Vendor info

Low Country Boil and Auction

Date: October 29, 2020

Time: 4:00PM-7:00PM

Location: Take Out Pickup at Stokes Activity Barn

Cost: $30

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Low Country Boil event will be TAKE OUT ONLY. Shrimp, sausage, corn, potatoes and a blend of spices will simmer in a 60-gallon kettle for a mouthwatering dish. An online auction will feature items including trips, gift baskets, and more.  Advance tickets are required and must be purchased by October 22. For more info or to purchase tickets, call 334-794-3452. This year’s event is presented by William and Carroll Flowers and sponsored by Adams Beverages, Alden Services, Buffalo Rock, Dothan Printing and Litho, Hardwick and Son Printing, Imperial Dade, Martin Environmental, Nantze Springs, Playmaker Embroidery, Steve and Angelia Stokes, Sysco, The Blue Plate Restaurant, U. S. Business Products and WDFX Fox 34. Special Thanks to Jared Ward with Sysco for serving as our lead cook.

Holiday Decorating Workshop

Date: December 6, 2020

Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM

Location: Landmark Park

Cost: Free

Spread some holiday cheer at Landmark Park at the Holiday Decorating Workshop on December 6 at 1 p.m. Create wreaths, garlands and swags out of natural materials and decorate Landmark Park for Victorian Christmas and make some decorations to take home! Refreshments will be provided. Registration required. This event is supported by the Wiregrass Master Gardeners. Admission is free.

Guests are encouraged to bring gloves and wire pliers. Click below to register.

Victorian Christmas

Date: December 13, 2020

Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM

Location: Park Grounds

Cost: Free

Join Landmark Park on December 13 from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. for this year’s Victorian Christmas. Sip hot apple cider or hot chocolate while listening to Christmas carols and visiting with Santa. Enjoy old fashioned desserts, arts and crafts, music, wagon rides and handmade decorations. A circuit riding preacher will deliver a holiday message. Admission is free and visitors are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items for donation to the Food Bank. Sponsored by Wal Mart.

We would love to share your holiday desserts with our visitors! Call 334-794-3452 to sign up to bring a dessert. Or, email laurav@landmarkparkdothan.com.

Click here for arts and crafts vendor application.