MHS Heritage Day Festival

Title:
MHS Heritage Day Festival
When:
Sat, October 2. 2021, 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Where:
Historical Houses - Monroeville, PA
Category:
Events

Description

Monroeville Historical Society

Presents

Heritage Day Festival

"A tribute to Monroeville's Rural Past"

October 2, 2021

1:00pm to 5:00pm

Free Admission***

(COVID19 Guidelines Will Be Followed)

 

Pony Rides - $4.00

Supervised rides will be offered on good-natured ponies that love nothing more than to let you ride them.

 

Crafts

Awaken your inner autumn artist with pumpkin painting ($1.00), bring your own scarecrow to life ($4.00). Select one or more crafts to create!

 

Farm Animals

Pet, play and take photos as you meet friendly farm animals.

 

Historical Antique Farming Implements

What is this? When you visit the Tool Shed, you can have fun guessing the implements' names and how they are used.

 

Self-Guided Tours of the Historical Houses

*McGinley House - Kitchen, museum room, parlor, upstairs bedroom.

*McCully Log House - Interact and relive history with a MHS member.

 

Interactive Demonstrations

*Pioneer and Native American artifacts shown by reenactor Henry Bowden.

*Spinning wheel demonstration by Jennifer Lis.

*Churn butter, see bread baking in the outdoor oven. Churn butter assisted by Carol Intrieri and sample it on your slice of bread.

*View an antique gun collection and enjoy frontier food made by Doug Plance and his family.

*Enjoy talking with beekeeper John Yakim while he explains the Bees' activities in his hive.

 

Delicious food by Nathan's Catering - Smokin' Good!

 

 

***there is a charge for some activities.

 

Contact information

Name:
Special Events
Telephone:
412-973-5313


Venue

Location:
Historical Houses
Street:
2381 McGinley Road
ZIP:
15146
City:
Monroeville
State:
PA
Country:
United States