To return to the Calendar of Events Menu Click here.  
<
Harvest Fair
Saturday, September 14, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm

Historic Point Basse site
300 Wakely Road
Nekoosa WI 54457-1556

Adults are $3
Students are $1
Pre-schoolers are free

 


A fun fall event. Tasty samples of the season.

Traditional harvest activities; apple cider pressing, corn shelling, making sauerkraut, and harvest produce sales.

All of the buildings will be open with demonstrations in each.
  • Watch the blacksmith apply his trade.
  • The fur trade cabin will be open with demonstrations of frontier equipment.
  • Tour the Wakely home.
  • Watch our carpenters and loggers at work.
  • Make pressed apple cider.
  • Watch sauerkraut being made.
  • Visit the Columbia School and see how a 1 room school operated.
     

Pictures from the 2018 Harvest Fair.

Making apple cider.


Inside the 3 Bay Shed.

Blacksmith at work.

At and encampment.

At an encampment.


Relaxing in the cabin.

Cooking on the stove.

The ladies in the kitchen.

Inside the bunk house.


Relaxing in the bunk house.

Outside the barn.

Walkway going up to the school.

Master Gardeners flower bed.


Inside the one room school.

Lunch provided by a local club

For further information call (715)459-1722