Saturday, October 6, 2018
Note: events are from 2017. Check back for an updated schedule as it gets closer to October.
In Town: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church:
8-11 Pancake breakfast
8-4 Craft Fair
In Town: Community Parade 9 a.m.
15th Street from West Market Square Park to the High School
At Fort Atkinson (park opens at 9 a.m.):
Community Farmer's market by visitor center
Paul Siebert performs Echoes of An Era, sponsored by Humanities Nebraska 11 am & 1 pm
Nebraska State Archaeologist, Nolan Johnson, hosts a walking archaeology tour of Fort Atkinson. Tour starts at the powder magazine 1 pm
Rivertown String Band 2-4 pm
Ye Olde Pie Shop open 11 - 4:30
Kids and Adults Pie Eating Contest 3 pm
Ongoing Events 9-4:30:
Sleeping Buffalo Trader - furs, trade goods
Traditional Rope Making demonstrations
Tractor Show and Implement demonstrations
Cow-chip toss and other old time kids games
Game & Parks "Nebraska Outdoor Trailer" featuring wildlife and nature activities
Interactive Folk Life Skills and Arts
Grandpa's Kettle Corn
Our SpecialTea teas and sweets
Area Civic organizations providing lunch items for sale
Note: Program may change as events and vendors are added.
Fort Atkinson State Historical Park requires a Game & Parks permit for entry. Day passes are available at the park visitor center.