Fort Hunter Day

9/20/15 to 9/20/15

Fort Hunter Day

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fort Hunter Park

IMGP0497Autumn festival featuring a craft show, carriage rides, children’s crafts and games, hayrides,  exhibits,  music, demonstrations of 1700 and 1800s life, pony rides, food and surprises around every corner.  Free  Click here for craft vendor application.

Enjoy these highlights:

     Children’s Hands-on Activities
     McAllister Cemetery Walking Tour, 1 pm
      Hay rides, Carriage rides, Pony rides
     Arts and Crafts Show
     Children’s Games and Play Area
     Archaeology Excavation and Interpretation
      Pretzel Purveyors
     Open Hearth Cooking
      Strolling Musicians – “Gents Night Out” barbershop, bagpiper
             David Weisman
     Craft Demonstrations – apple butter making, rug hooking,
            quilting, woodworking, lace making, bee keeping, hemp
             spinning, sheep shearing and spinning, ice cream making
             by Urban Churn
      Mansion Tours – $3.00
       Late 1700s Country Squire – Dave Biser
     Quilt Exhibit – African-American Quilters Gathering of Harrisburg
     Children’s Crafts
     Exhibits – 1800s cooking
     Fort Couture
     Corncrib Stage Entertainment –Susquehanna Folk Music Jam
              Session, Seasons, Harrisburg Mandolin Ensemble,
              Harrisburg Scottish Country Dance Society, Vinegar
              Creek Constituency