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Ice Harvest & Winter Carnival

February 4, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

SEVERE weather date: Sunday, February 5, 2017  
 A New Hampshire tradition, coupled with a celebration of timeless wintertime fun!    SEVERE weather date: Sunday, February 5, 2017   This is Our MOST POPULAR annual event!

To give you a taste of things to come, here are details from this event in 2016: Celebrating with these FUN ACTIVITIES for all ages: 

Celebrate winter with outdoor/indoor activities and history-based demonstrations.    Visit farm animals in their winter coats and surroundings.    Take a tractor-pulled wagon ride on Doc Remick’s harness racing practice track.  If conditions are not favorable, route will be altered .    Get a rare look at antique Model T Ford Snowmobiles.  Rides are weather dependent.    Participate in a Tree ID walk and carnival games.    Listen to live music in the Hearth Room—dancing is welcome!    Meet and watch the Yankee Teamsters 4-H Working Steer Club of NH.    Try your hand at a winter-themed craft or go on a scavenger hunt.    Take a self-guided tour of the Museum Center: Ice Harvesting video; Remick Family history;  Walk through the modest apartment Doc Remick shared with his wife Marion Miles Remick; Victorian Kitchen Exhibit—with popcorn popping on the Glenwood Wood Stove; Medicine Through Time Exhibit (exhibit in progress, opening this spring).    Warm up with Farmhouse Kitchen favorites.
Raffle & Contest: Enter to win a Remick-Raised Egg & Meat Basket; enter the Name the Baby Bull Contest.

The history of a winter industry and seasonal pastimes in New Hampshire.    $10/person, ages 11 & above | $5/child ages 5–10 | 4 & under, FREE     Member Admission: $8 | $3 | FREE

No registration required. *If ice is not safe, visitors will not be allowed on the ice.  No matter the conditions, ice harvesting demonstrations (on ice, if safe for demonstrators) will occur.

 

 

Details

Date:
February 4, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Remick Museum & Farm
58 Cleveland Hill Road
Tamworth Village, NH 03886 United States
Phone:
603 323 7591
Website:
remickmuseum.org