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    Harvest Festival

    Presented by at Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

    September 24, 2011


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    Harvest Festival

    See tractors and other farm equipment spanning the last eighty years. Try your hand at corn husking and win prizes at the pie-eating contest. Learn how simple machines help farmers with pumping water, pressing cider, and preparing food. Find your way through a hay bale maze. Harvest wild herbs and see vegetables being preserved in the traditional way. Enjoy a wagon ride, build scarecrows, go on a pumpkin treasure hunt, and make fall crafts....

    See tractors and other farm equipment spanning the last eighty years. Try your hand at corn husking and win prizes at the pie-eating contest. Learn how simple machines help farmers with pumping water, pressing cider, and preparing food. Find your way through a hay bale maze. Harvest wild herbs and see vegetables being preserved in the traditional way. Enjoy a wagon ride, build scarecrows, go on a pumpkin treasure hunt, and make fall crafts. Listen to folk music or watch a puppet show by Martha Dana. The c. 1690 manor house is open. Cider, donuts, and hot lunch are available for purchase.


    Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

    5 Little's Lane
    Newbury, MA 01951

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    Admission Info:

    Free to Historic New England members, $6 nonmembers, $4 children


    General Day and Time Info:

    11:00 AM - 4:00 PM


    Phone: 978-462-2634


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