November 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Harvest brings an abundance of squash, gourds, and pumpkins—but what to do with your bounty?  Learn about 1830s preservation, storage techniques, and favorite squash “receipts” and share your favorite family squash recipes with other OSV members. Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for members of Old Sturbridge Village. Led by Village horticultural and...

$325 per person ($275 for OSV Members)

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Take a journey into the past. Experience first-hand what life was like in 19th-century rural New England’s countryside by spending a night in the Emerson Bixby House, home of a Blacksmith/Farmer and his family. After you are appropriately dressed to toil, your real labor begins. Working alongside costumed historians, your work will include: cooking a 19th-century dinner and breakfast, learning a...
March 25, 2017 to March 26, 2017
April 01, 2017 to April 02, 2017
May 20, 2017 to May 21, 2017
June 17, 2017 to June 18, 2017
July 15, 2017 to July 16, 2017
August 19, 2017 to August 20, 2017
September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017
October 21, 2017 to October 22, 2017
November 18, 2017 to November 19, 2017
Old Sturbridge Village extends to OSV members the privilege of bringing their dog to Old Sturbridge Village on select weekends throughout the year.  Not a member yet?  Join now. Members - have you attended a Dog Day in the past?  Send us photos of your dog enjoying the Village! Dog Days Policies In order to be eligible to participate in Dog Days at Old Sturbridge Village, the following policy...
November 04, 2017 to November 05, 2017
November 08, 2017 to November 12, 2017
November 15, 2017 to November 19, 2017
November 22, 2017 to November 23, 2017
Experience the traditions of an early 19th-century New England Thanksgiving. Learn about 1830s dining etiquette and watch the men of the Village compete in a post-dinner target shoot. Smell the scents of roasted turkey and pies warming by the fire. Hear the minister talk about the true meaning of Thanksgiving in the Village's historic Center Meetinghouse. Learn how preparations were made for this...
November 23, 2017  

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$51.95 per  OSV Member Adult
$54.95 per non-member Adult
$25.95 per OSV Member Child ages 4-12
$28.95 per non-member Child ages 4-12
No charge for children 3 & under
(all prices are inclusive of tax & gratuity; prices do not include Village admission)

Enjoy a delightful Thanksgiving Day buffet at New England's iconic Thanksgiving destination! Relax and enjoy a delicious meal with your friends and family, and let us do the cooking (and cleaning)! Pair your meal with a visit to the Village for special Thanksgiving programming. A Traditional Thanksgiving Feast is also available at the Bullard Tavern inside the Village.  Multiple seatings between...