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FallFest

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Celebrate fall at the Adirondack Experience with traditional pastimes like apple pressing, wagon and pony rides, autumnal crafts, fiber arts, and a square dance.

Free admission to FallFest for all full-time Park residents!

Activities

Wagon Rides & Pony Rides with Adirondack Carriage

Main Campus
11:00am – 4:00pm
Visitors of all ages can climb aboard a rustic wagon and enjoy a leisurely ride around the museum’s grounds. Young children can enjoy a pony ride on center campus.

Pumpkin Painting

Main Campus
10:00am – 4:00pm or while supplies last
Paint a small pumpkin to take home.

Leaf Pile

Main Campus
10:00am – 5:00pm
Jump into joy with this favorite fall past-time!

Cider Pressing and Cider Samples

Main Campus
10:00am – 4:00pm or while supplies last
Turn the crank on a hand-press and discover how to make delicious cider from juicy apples.
Cider samples while supplies last.

Multimedia Art, A Peopled Wilderness

Map Room
10:00am – 5:00pm
Create your own piece of fall-themed multi-media art.

Tinker Tent

Main Campus
10:00am – 4:00pm
Make a mini-catapult and see how far you can launch a pumpkin colored ball.

Fall Themed Games

Main Campus
10:00am – 4:00pm
Try out pumpkin bowling or juggling foam apples.

Demonstrations

Native American Packbaskets & Utility Baskets

Eric Sunday
Meet Eric Sunday, Mohawk artisan, and learn more about traditional basket making.
Life in the Adirondacks
10:00am – 4:00pm

Iroquois Pinch Pottery

Natasha Smoke Santiago
Natasha Smoke Santiago, Mohawk artist, demonstrates making traditional Iroquois pots and displays her artwork.
Life in the Adirondacks
10:00am – 4:00pm

Quilting

Northern Needles
Mark W. Potter Education Center
10:00am – 4:00pm

Vendor Fair

Cobble Hill Farm Apothecary
Spruce Mountain Designs
HEIRLOOMS
Marion River Carry Pavilion
10:00am – 4:00pm

Donation Drive
Clean out your closets and cupboards for a good cause! We’re accepting donations of canned or dried food, winter outerwear, and blankets to support the good works of the Warren – Hamilton Community Action, Indian Lake, NY.
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Visitor Center Lobby
October 1 – 14