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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.




February 4, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Remick Museum & Farm
58 Cleveland Hill Road
Tamworth Village, NH 03886 United States
603 323 7591