St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum's Old Fashioned Harvest Days Saturday and Sunday in Madrid
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 8:53 am

MADRID – Experience the feel of harvest season in days gone by at the St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum's Old Fashioned Harvest Days from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday a Sept. 1 and Sunday Sept. 2 at State Route 345..

Visitors can see equipment farmers used to reap their harvests before modern diesel engines and new machinery made traditional equipment obsolete.

Admission is $4 for adults and free for children under 12.

For more information, contact 344-7470 or info@slpowermuseum.com, or visit www.slpowermuseum.com.

Scheduled events:

• Saturday: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., early textiles demonstrations; 10 a.m., harvest demonstrations; 10 a.m., sawmill demonstrations 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., antique auto exhibit; 11 a.m., miniature horse pull, 12:30 p.m., tractor and horse parade; 1 p.m. draft horse pull; 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., classic cars and antique truck exhibit; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., antique truck pull; 12 noon barbecue chicken dinner; 1-2 p.m., harvest demonstrations, sawmill operating; 1-2:30 p.m., kids pedal tractor pull; 2 p.m. raffle drawings.