Celebrate the autumn season with 18th-century activities at the Pioneer Farm.

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Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 09:00:00 10/21/2018 17:00:00 America/Rio_Branco Fall Harvest Family Days

Celebrate the autumn season with 18th-century activities at the Pioneer Farm.

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Enjoy fall activities with the whole family at Mount Vernon! Take a horse-drawn wagon ride and play colonial games on the bowling green before heading to the Pioneer Farm to observe 18th-century demonstrations and greet General Washington. Find your way through a straw bale maze and listen to the Itinerant Band play colonial tunes. Sightseeing cruises will be free throughout the weekend (while supplies last).

Punt Launch

On Saturday and Sunday at 12PM, watch the maiden voyages of two punts made at Mount Vernon! These small boats, which were crafted by hand at the Pioneer Farm over the summer, receive a cast off from General Washington during this special event.

After the launch until 5pm, chat with the boatbuilders about the punts, Washington's fleet, and Mount Vernon's fisheries.

Punts at Mount Vernon

 

Schedule of Events

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Sunday, October 21, 2018
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Open today from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

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