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Evening on the Farm, OBannon Woods State Park
Start Date: 8/3/2019Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 8/3/2019End Time: 8:00 PM
Event Description:
Event: Evening on the Pioneer Farmstead and Haypress Demonstration
Where: Hickory Hollow Nature Center at O'Bannon Woods State Park
When: Saturday, Aug. 3rd at 6:00pm  

Join us Saturday, August 3rd at 6pm at the Hickory Hollow Nature Center to watch pioneer demonstrations, including blacksmithing, tomahawk throwing and the operation of an oxen-powered 1850 haypress, during O’Bannon Woods State Park’s Evening on the Farm. 

Other activities will include a primitive dunking booth, and demonstrations of leather working, weaving, quilting and spinning. Visitors can also see a pioneer home, trappers shed and cooper shop. The haypress demonstration is at 6 p.m. Visitors can meet Forest and Gump, the park’s short-horned oxen who are trained to work the haypress.

All activities will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. 

The event is free after paying the regular park gate entrance fee of $7 per in-state vehicle and $9 per out-of-state vehicle.
Location Information:
O'Bannon Woods State Park  (View Map)
7234 Old Forest Road SW
Corydon, IN 47112
Phone: (812) 738-8232
Contact Information:
Name: Hickory Hollow Nature Center
Phone: 812-738-8234
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  • Residents
  • Visiting and Playing
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  • Natural Resources, Department of

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