2013 Schedule

Educating & Preserving the Pioneer Lifestyle for Future Generations
Upcoming Events -- All times Central Timezone

January 2013

Hog Butchering
Come experience the pioneer ways of meat preparation.
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Saturday
January 19, 2013

February 2013

Classical Desserts
Homemade delectable sweets enjoyed while soft music fills the air.
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Saturday
February 2, 2013

Sacred Harp Singing
Old style singing A Cappella from shape notes with dinner on the grounds. Starts at 9:30 a.m., Saturday
February 16, 2013

March 2013

Rummage Sale
Huge rummage sale in the Gym. Items include electronics, kitchen items, clothes, linen, furniture, and so much more. 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Tuesday, & Thursday thru Saturday
March 2, 5, 7-9, 2013

Panhandle Folk Life Days
Walk back in time and experience the Pioneer way. 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Thursday, Friday and Saturday
March 21-23, 2013

April 2013

Custom Knife Show & Sale
With one-of-a-kind custom knives.
8:00 a.m. - until., Saturday
April 27, 2013

May 2013

Quilt Show
Now is the time to show off your treasured quilts. Please RSVP.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Saturday
May 4, 2013

Bat Night
Watch a colony of bats depart for their nightly flight. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Friday, May 10, 2013

August 2013

Ice Cream Social
Homemade ice cream and live entertainment!
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Friday
August 23, 2013

September 2013

Archaeology Day
A fun-filled day of exploration with historical and educational displays, Indian & rock artifacts, and more.
Noon to 4 p.m., Saturday
September 14, 2013

Annual Peanut Boil
FREE boiled peanuts and live entertainment!
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Saturday
September 28, 2013

October 2013

Pioneer Day
See demonstrations such as cooking, soap making, basket weaving, washing clothes, and so much more from life long ago. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturday
October 19, 2013

November 2013

Craft Fair
All kinds of handmade crafts - pottery, leather works, iron works, wood works, soap making, soapstone carving, shell carving, needlepoint, quilting, candle making, Native American, basket weaving, jewelry makers, crochet, glass, knives, and so much more.
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday November 9, 2013

Antique Tool Show & Sale
7:30 a.m. to noon., Vendors please RSVP. The Saturday before Thanksgiving November 23, 2013

Sugar Cane Syrup Making Day
A delicious demonstration of the pioneer way of making syrup - served with a country breakfast. Syrup making DVD will be available for purchase. The Saturday after Thanksgiving - 8:00 a.m.,
November 30, 2013

December 2013

Christmas Celebration
Following the Blountstown Christmas Parade. 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.,
December 7, 2013



Pioneer Classes

For information on educational pioneer classes which are scheduled throughout the year, please visit Pioneer Classes at the Settlement.