Old Fashioned Family Holiday Festival ~ Saturday, December 06, 2014
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing will host an “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” on Saturday, December 6, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This community holiday celebration will include photo opportunities with Santa, holiday craft activities for children, and musical performances by area church and school choirs. Other featured activities include horse-drawn carriage rides and a silent auction of holiday wreaths.
Families can stroll through dozens of colorful illuminated holiday scenes surrounding the Visitors Center, and Riverside’s Museum Store will be open, offering unique local holiday gift items.
The historic Farnsley-Moremen House will be richly decorated for the season. Enjoy the fire in the kitchen hearth with simmering spices of the season. Volunteers in period costume will lead free tours of the home through 5 p.m.
There is no admission fee for the event and activities are free. Hot chocolate, coffee and cookies will be available for purchase.
The “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” is sponsored by the Dixie Area Business Association.
Listen to the Sounds of the Season at the Pavilion:
2:00 -- Stewart Middle School
2:45 -- Christian Academy
3:30 -- Olivia Henken
4:15 -- Harvest Baptist Church
5:00 -- South Jefferson Christian Church
5:45 -- Sunnyside Baptist Church
6:30 -- Olivia Henken
7:15 -- New Salem Baptist Church
For more information, contact us at 502/935-6809 or e-mail email@example.com
Building Blocks of History Field Trips (September-October and mid-March-May)
Riversides award-winning, hands-on field trip program Building Blocks of
- a tour of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House (built circa 1837)
- participation in an on-going archaeological dig under the supervision of professional archaeologists
- an opportunity for students to make their own "artifact" of their experience at Riverside by making a hand-made brick
This full-day field trip experience is limited to groups of 120 students per day.
The cost is $6/student. Call (502) 935-6809 to reserve your date today.
Dates are limited!!!