J.C. Penney Scenic Highway Old-Fashioned Farm Day
April 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Old-Fashioned Farm Day will be held in the Town of Penney Farms from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm in Kohler Park, 4220 Clark Avenue and on neighborhood streets in town. Featured will be old farm equipment; antique machinery., various gadgets and farming tools. There will be old tractors and other vehicles plus antique/classic cars. Old arts and crafts will feature, for example, weaving. spinning, beading, basket-making, rug-making, jewelry, soap. Activities will include games and contests for children, musical groups spread around the area, food trucks, a variety of vendors and a “mile of pennies.” In addition, we are planning to have a stilt man. face painting and a clown to entertain kids young and old. There will be a petting zoo and hopefully pony rides for little kids. The model train club at Penney Retirement Community will be open and tours scheduled to see the French-Norman architecture. the historic district, the 1927 church building and other points of interest will also be on the schedule for the day, Admission is free and maps will be available showing locations and times of the various activities. Helpers will be on hand to direct visitors to park off S.R. 16.