Harvest Happenings

September 18, 2009

Tractor Display Fall represents harvest time, leaves are changing colors and cooler temperatures are moving in over summer’s waning heat. Harvest Happenings is a fall community festival where families can enjoy this season and learn about the history of Erie County, its heritage and natural resources. There are plenty of free and low cost activities for the entire family; don’t miss it!

When: October 3 – 4, 2009; 11 am – 5 pm
Where: Osborn MetroPark, 3910 Perkins Ave, Huron

Featured Events
Saturday, October 3
11 am ‐ 5 pm ~ Bug Zoo w/MetroParks Naturalists
12:30 pm ~ Children’s Pedal Pull Registration
1:30 pm ~ Osborn Park Prison Farm History
2:45 pm ~ Antique Tractor & Car Parade
3:30 pm ~ Osborn MetroPark Tour

Sunday, October 4
8 ‐ 9:30 am ~ Registration for the 2009 Scholarship Run 5K Walk/Run & 1 Mile Fun Run w/Firelands Area Runners Club
11 am ‐ 5 pm ~ Bug Zoo w/MetroParks Naturalists
12 pm ~ Horse Drawn Plowing Demonstration
12:30 pm ~ Osborn MetroPark Tour
2 ‐ 4 pm ~ Fun with Marbles w/Glen Bernhardt of The Blue Marble
1:30 – 2:30 pm ~ Cripple Creek Cloggers
2:45 pm ~ Antique Tractor Parade

Saturday Only Events
11 am ‐ 3 pm ~ All Star Classic Cruise‐In
9 am ‐ 4 pm ~ Flea Market
9 am ‐ 4 pm ~ Erie County Care Facility Giant Garage & Bake Sale

Ongoing Activities
* Firelands Pioneer Power Association Engine & Tractor Show
* Heritage Society Food Tent
* Firelands Audubon Tent & Info
* Back To The Wild Displays
* Sandusky Children’s Museum
* Train rides
* Hayrides
* Petting Zoo with the Ohio
* Horseman’s Council of Erie Co.
* Children’s Activities
* Pumpkin Painting
* Food & Craft Vendors
* Heritage Minstrels—Strolling Musicians
* Spirit of the Patriots—Historical Demonstrations
* Woodcarving Demonstrations
* Erie MetroParks Displays & Raffles
* Local Agency Information Displays

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