Old Fashioned Harvest Days in Madrid Saturday and Sunday
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 12:19 pm

MADRID – Take a walk back in time to what fall life was like in the North Country generations ago at the St. Lawrence Power & Equipment Museum’s Old Fashioned Harvest Days from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3 and 4 at the farm on State Rt. 345.

Visitors can expect to see an array of antique gas, steam and diesel engineers, antique farm tractors, cars and trucks, early farm implements and equipment and a variety of vendors, demonstrations, and displays for the whole family.

Admission is $4 for 12 years and older, under 12 are free. Crafters are welcome (no food), but they must be museum members and have a sales certificate.

For more information, contact 344-7470 or [email protected], or visit www.slpowermuseum.com.

Scheduled events:

• Saturday: 9 a.m., draft horse weigh-in begins; 10 a.m.-3 p.m., early textiles demonstrations; 10 a.m., miniature horse pull; 10-11 a.m., sawmill operating; 10 a.m.-4 p.m., antique auto exhibit; 11 a.m.-noon, harvest demonstrations; 11 a.m.-2 p.m., harvest days draft horse pull; noon, tractor and horse parade; 1 p.m. windmill dedication; 1 p.m. draft horse pull; 1:30-2:30 p.m., kids’ pedal tractor race; 1-2 p.m., antique sawmill operating, harvest demonstrations; 5-7 p.m., spaghetti supper; 6:30-8:30 p.m., live music by Pure Country.

• Sunday: 8-9 a.m., open trustees meeting; 9:30, horse and tractor parade; 10-11 a.m., sawmill operating, harvest demonstrations; 10 a.m.-3 p.m., early textiles demonstrations; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Seaway Cruisers classic cars and antique truck exhibit; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., antique truck pull; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Honey Dew Acres pony rides; noon, barbecue chicken dinner; 1-2 p.m., harvest demonstrations, sawmill operating; 1-2:30 p.m., kids pedal tractor pull; 2 p.m., Seaway Cruisers Meeting.