Calendar of Events

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Calendar of Events 2017-03-07T16:04:09+00:00
Sep
30
Sat
2017
Historic Trades Workshop @ Old Economy Village
Sep 30 all-day

We are excited to announce our Fall Trades Workshops. Come out for a day of fun and learning. Linda Thomas will be teaching a class on jams & jellies and Ed Appleby will be teaching a class on blacksmithing. At the end of the sessions you’ll have learned something and have something to take home as the result of your efforts.

Linda will teach one session from 10:00 – 1:00 and can accept up to 12 participants. The cost will be $25 for non-members and $20 for FOEV members.

Ed will be offering a morning session and an afternoon session, each can accommodate 4 students. Morning session is 10:00 – 1:00 and afternoon is 2:00 – 5:00. The cost will be $35 for non-members and $28 for FOEV members.

Registration is required, please make your reservation by September 23rd. Click here for the registration form.

Please contact David Miller at davmiller@pa.gov or (724) 266-4500 ext.110 for more information and to make a reservation to attend.

The Art of Blacksmithing @ Old Economy Village
Sep 30 all-day

Seth_Blacksmith_Old_Economy_VillageRandy_Blacksmithing_Old_Economy_VillageCome see a volunteer blacksmith hammering away at his forge.  He may even be making the nails and other items for sale in The Village Rose store. 

Oct
7
Sat
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Oct
8
Sun
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Dec
2
Sat
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. People looking for last minute gift ideas will find unique handmade items for sale by vendors. Local choirs will be performing. Children’s crafts and activities along with Belsnickel (Pennsylvania Dutch Santa Claus) will be found in the Granary.

Hours:
Saturday, December 2nd 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 3rd 2pm – 7pm

Regular admission prices:
$10.00 Adults
$9.00 Senior (65+)
$6.00 Youth (3-11)
Free – Children under age 3, Active duty military
Free for FOEV Members and Ambridge Pass holders as well

Please note that there will not be admission at the gate for this event, all admissions will run through the Visitor Center at:
270 16th St., Ambridge, PA

 

Dec
3
Sun
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. People looking for last minute gift ideas will find unique handmade items for sale by vendors. Local choirs will be performing. Children’s crafts and activities along with Belsnickel (Pennsylvania Dutch Santa Claus) will be found in the Granary.

Hours:
Saturday, December 2nd 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 3rd 2pm – 7pm

Regular admission prices:
$10.00 Adults
$9.00 Senior (65+)
$6.00 Youth (3-11)
Free – Children under age 3, Active duty military
Free for FOEV Members and Ambridge Pass holders as well

Please note that there will not be admission at the gate for this event, all admissions will run through the Visitor Center at:
270 16th St., Ambridge, PA