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4th on the Farm
July 4 @ 10:00 am
Celebrate the 4th on the Farm with wagon rides through the fields, a chance to meet the farm animals up close, spellings bees, a game of historic base ball, lawn games, and crafts and stories for the kids!
4th on the Farm event schedule:
11:00 – 3:00 Take a tractor-drawn wagon ride
11:00 – 3:00 Enjoy live music from banjo and hammer dulcimer player Tom McKenzie
11:00 & 3:00 Compete in the Youth Spelling Bee featuring 19th century vocabulary words
12:00 & 4:00 Listen to children’s stories
1:00 Compete in the Adult Spelling Bee featuring 19th century vernacular
2:00 Join in a friendly, action-packed game of historic base ball or cheer from the bleachers
The fun continues all day:
- Play lawn games and compete in three-legged races and the egg-and-spoon race
- Craft a festive firework ring
- Meet our Animal Ambassadors
- See the most American of art forms at our 36th Annual Quilt Exhibition, featuring quilts from local Windsor County quilters and historic quilts from the 1870s – 1900s
Enjoy Vermont-made ice cream, snacks, and beverages from the Farmhouse Café on the patio behind the 1890 Farm Managers House. Open today 11:00 – 5:00. Special today! Maple cotton candy available for purchase from 12:00-1:00 1:45-2:45, & 3:15-4:15.
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