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Shockley's Old Timey Days

Sep 25, 2009 - Sep 27, 2009

See how an old time farm really works! Demonstrations and events include plowing with horses, antique tractors and engines, soap making, apple cider making, butter churning, weaving cloth with a loom, corn straw broom making, old time ice cream making, blacksmiths, corn mill and buckwheat flour w/gristmill and many more demos.

Horse drawn wagon rides will be offered. Food will be provided by local rescue squad and will include NC BBQ and Shockley's grits. Old time music will be provided during the day and preaching will be held under the tent on Sunday morning at 10 AM. Bring your chairs and come have a good ole' time! Admission is $5, children under 10 free and parking is free.

Location Information

Milepost: 197

Location: Shockley's Farm, Hillsville Va

Time: 10:00 am 8:00 pm

Cost: $5 children under 10 free

Contact Information

Contact: Mark Shockley

Telephone: (276) 733-4953

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