Following the opening of the new "Life on the Farm" daily experience at Old World Wisconsin, the museum will offer additional farm-related events June 15-17, according to a news release.
"Life on the Farm" features the opportunity for visitors to experience what life was like living and working on a 19th-century Midwestern farm and will be offered on a daily basis throughout the operating season.
Additional Farm-Related Events include the following
After-Hours Barn Dance on Friday, June 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. Adults $10; children (5-17) $7; 4 and under are free.
The barn dance will be held in the upper loft of the historic Clausing Barn. All ages are welcome; no experience necessary. Snacks available for purchase at the dance; the Clausing Barn Restaurant will also be open until 6:30 p.m. with light meals and snacks available. Reservations are required; available through noon Friday at www.oldworldwisconsin.org or (262) 594-6301.
Rousing with the Roosters Breakfast Workshops on Saturday, June 16 from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. (while this event just sold out, additional dates available are July 7 and 28, Aug. 25 and Sept. 15)
Visitors looking to extend the "Life on the Farm" experience may explore the way an 1880s farm day began, as they prepare a sunrise meal, feed farm animals, tend the gardens and enjoy a breakfast on the Koepsell farmhouse porch. Museum admission is included.
Father's Day Dairy Breakfast PLUS "Men at Work" event on Sunday, June 17 with seating from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The museum opens for the "Men at Work" event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In conjunction with June being Dairy Month in Wisconsin, Old World Wisconsin is hosting a Father's Day Dairy Breakfast featuring dairy-made selections plus hearty entrees. Adults $18; children (5-12) $9; 4 and under FREE.
Reservations required for the above events and can be made at www.oldworldwisconsin.org or (262) 594-6301.
All dads receive free museum admission on June 17. "Men at Work" features jobs traditionally performed by men in the late 1800s, including the blacksmith, shoemaker and wagon shops, plus horse-drawn omnibus rides, and even a wooden spoon maker.
- AHS girls BB team moves to 3-0 (0)
- Kettle Moraine alumni basketball returns (0)
- Attwell announces for Delafield Mayor (0)
- Highway 83 accident witnesses sought (0)
- Food pantry items collected at holiday lights display in Mukwonago (0)
- DOT informational meeting held at Mukwonago Library (0)
- Donors needed for Waukesha blood drive (0)
- Sweet treats on sale at Mukwonago Food Pantry cookie fundraiser (0)
- Festival of Trees on display at Garden Mart (0)
- Kids' holiday gift workshop (0)
- More Lake Country Watch posts
- December 2013
- November 2013
- October 2013
- September 2013
- August 2013
- July 2013
- June 2013
- May 2013
- April 2013
- March 2013
- February 2013
- January 2013
- December 2012
- November 2012
- October 2012
- September 2012
- August 2012
- July 2012
- June 2012
- May 2012
- April 2012
- March 2012
- February 2012
- January 2012
- All 2011
- All 2010
- All 2009
- All 2008
- All 2007