Daily Schedule

DATE: OCTOBER 20, 2019
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Exhibits Open 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Daily events are subject to change.

TODAY AT OSV *Daily Events are Subject to Change

Throughout the Day:

 

Before heading into the Village we invite you to watch a short informative video to help you make the most of your visit! Located in the Visitor Center

 

Enjoy our Visiting Roots Musicians:
Meetinghouse Stage:

Never Say Never (11:00 & 3:15)

Lawrence Trailer (1:45 & 4:45)

Center Common Stage:
Darlin’ Corey (12:15 & 4:00)

Chuck and Mud and the Hole in the Dam Band (1:00 & 2:30)

 

Taste craft ciders from throughout New England. Each company offering multiple varieties:

In the Horsesheds:
         Collective Arts Brewing
         Crazy Cock Cider
         Down East Cider
         Stowe Cider

In the Tents on the Common:
         High Limb Cider
         Ragged Hill Cider
         Still River Winery

 

11:00-1:00  A Printer at Work (in the Printing Office)
11:00-1:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
11:00-1:00 Preparing for Spring: Planting Tulips in the Towne Garden
(in the Towne Garden)
11:00-1:00 Help to Harvest the Freeman’s Garden
(at the Freeman Farm)
11:00-2:00  A Shoemaker at Work (in the Shoe Shop)
11:00-2:00  Building the Cider Cheese
(at the Cider Mill)
11:00-5:00 Heirloom  Apple Tasting
(in the Bullard Tavern Taproom)
11:30  Pirate Tales From New England’s Rocky Shores
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
12:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
(in the Towne House)
1:00  Food Preservation: 19th Century Methods for Storing the Harvest
(meets by the Freeman Corn Barn)
2:00  Improving the Soil: The Renewal of the Freeman Garden
(at the Freeman Garden)
2:00  Haunting Tales
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:00-4:00 Help to Harvest the Freeman’s Garden
(at the Freeman Farm)
2:00-4:00 Help to Tend the Minister’s Garden
(at the Parsonage)
2:00-5:30  A Printer at Work (in the Printing Office)
2:00-6:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
2:30-4:00  Family Sewing
(in the Fitch House)
3:00  A Tour of the Cider Mill Orchard
(meets by the Cider Mill)
3:00  Tales of the Banshee
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
3:00  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
3:00  Milking Demonstration  (at the Freeman Barn)
3:00-6:00  A Shoemaker at Work (in the Shoe Shop)
3:00-6:00  Pressing Cider (at the Cider Mill)
4:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
(in the Towne House)
4:30  A Tour of the Countryside Orchards
(meets by the Bixby House)
5:00  A Reading of New England Poetry
(in the Towne House)

 

THE ENVIRONMENTAL POINT OF VIEW
River Walk
is open (entrance near the Sawmill)
Woodland Walk is CLOSED
Pasture Walk
is CLOSED         

 

Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
12:00–5:00 | $3 per person, age 3 & under free
Purchase a $3 token for a ride at the
Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store.
Cash & credit cards also accepted at Boat Dock.
Please note tokens are nonrefundable.

Unused tokens can be redeemed during a future visit.
(pick up at the dock by the Vermont Covered Bridge)
15-minute ride on the Quinebaug River.

 

DINING & SHOPPING
9:00-5:00  Village Café
Proudly serving Red Barn® coffee, village made fudge, and from scratch cookies, muffins and breads.
11:00-6:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common)
Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
10:00-1:30  Oliver Wight Tavern
Serving a Sunday Brunch Buffet.
11:00-5:00  Bullard Tavern (on the Ground Floor)
A café style setting with a wide array of lunch options.
12:00-3:00  Snack & Beverage Concession
(on the grass in front of the Bullard Tavern)
Baked pretzels, popcorn, cider donuts, hot cocoa, and hot apple cider.
12:00-4:00 Village Grill & Smoker
(on the Common next to Bullard Tavern)
Smoked turkey legs, pulled pork sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, sides and beverages.
10:00-6:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
Wide array of unique gifts, fabrics, books and
Village-made wares available! Don’t have time?  Shop online! Visit our online store at www.osv.org! We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.