Stepping Into The Past with The Tobacco Farm Life Museum

www.tobaccofarmlifemuseum.org

Sat., Apr. 26

Starting at 10:00 am - Ending at 3:00 pm

Grow Your Own Cash Crop - Plant NC crops for your garden, hands on activities

Additional Dates

  • May 3

    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    The Barnyard - Local farm animals on site, hands on activities

  • May 10

    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Broom and Rug Making - Traditional crafts and trades

  • May 17

    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Sugary Sweet - Samples of NC sweet treats with items for sale

  • May 24

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Spinning, Casting and Knotting - Fabric art demonstrations with items for sale

  • May 31

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Decoys - Collectors' displays of waterfowl decoys, new and old

  • Jun. 7

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    In Our Minds Eye - Painters on-site with items for sale

  • Jun. 14

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Documenting Past & Present - Meet & greet book signing & book sale

  • Jun. 20 - Jun. 21

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Endless Yard Sale at the Tobacco Farm Life Museum

  • Jun. 28

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Capturing our Past - Photographers on-site with items for sale

  • Jul. 5

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Ice Cream Social - Celebrate America’s freedom with us, one free scoop of ice cream

  • Jul. 12

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Let the Games Begin - Traditional games with hands on activities

  • Jul. 19

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Film Series - Showing films reminiscent of rural farm life

  • Jul. 26

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Sweet Treat - Watermelon slices available to the public along with a seed spitting contest

  • Aug. 2

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    'Baccer Stringin' & Tyin' - Demonstrations of preparing tobacco for curing and selling

  • Aug. 9

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    North Carolina Agriculture Day - Activities and vendors related to NC Agriculture

  • Aug. 16

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Whittling - Woodworker demonstration and items for sale

  • Aug. 23

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Good Ole Tobacco Chants - Auctioneer & ticket marker demonstration chants along with auction house information

  • Aug. 30

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Story Time - Children's story teller

  • Sep. 6

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Jamin' & Cannin' - Demonstrations and tips on how to can/pickle your favorite foods

  • Sep. 13

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Pottery Throw Down - Pottery demonstrations with items for sale

  • Sep. 20

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Down and Dirty - Tips and information from Expert Gardeners

  • Sep. 27

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Sunday Drive - Antique cars on display

  • Oct. 4

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Barn Dancing - Clogging, square dancing and line dancing performances

  • Oct. 11

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Flat Pickin' and Buck Dancin' - Bluegrass and country bands performing

  • Oct. 18

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Spinning, Casting and Knotting - Fabric art demonstrations with items for sale

  • Oct. 25

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Tall Tales - Story teller and humorist telling tall tales and ghost stories

  • Nov. 1

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Blacksmith - Metal work demonstrations with items for sale

  • Nov. 8

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Basket weaving: Handmade basket demonstations, items for sale

  • Nov. 15

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    A Stitch in Time - Quilters will be on site

  • Nov. 22

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Knifemaker - Bladesmith demonstrations with items for sale

  • Nov. 29

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Tis' the Season - Vendors are welcome to set up tables to sell crafts and goods

  • Dec. 6

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Tis' the Season - Vendors are welcome to set up tables to sell crafts and goods

  • Dec. 13

    10:00 amto3:00 pm

    Wassailing - Choir performances from local groups, schools and churches

Stepping Into The Past with The Tobacco Farm Life Museum

Address

  • 709 N. Church St., US Hwy 301 North
    Kenly NC 27542

Phone

Preserving a culture and heritage while promoting North Carolina agriculture and arts. Each Saturday from 10am-3pm the Museum is featuring a traditional trade, craft or art on-site. Vendors demonstrate traditional skills and often have items for sale.

All activities are included with regular admission to the Museum and annual passes are available.

Admission: Call for ticket info.

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Latitude:

35° 35' 34.0794" / Longitude: -78° 7' 56.9994"

Address:

709 N. Church St., US Hwy 301 North Kenly NC 27542

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