Step Back in Time at the Fall Antique Show & Sawmill Run!
Written by: Emily Shaffer on Wednesday, September 27th, 2023
Are you ready to embark on a journey through time and immerse yourself in the rich history of Northern Pennsylvania? Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 7th, and Sunday, October 8th, 2023, because something exciting is about to happen. The Fall Antique Show & Sawmill Run is back, promising a weekend filled with nostalgia, antique treasures, and captivating demonstrations.
A Splash of Color in the Pennsylvania Forests
Northern Pennsylvania typically transforms into a breathtaking kaleidoscope of colors around this time of year, making it the perfect backdrop for a fall event. Whether rain or shine, from 9 AM to 5 PM, this two-day extravaganza is a must-visit for history buffs, collectors, and families alike.
- Adults: $8.00
- Youth (ages 4 to 11): $5.00
Prepare for an unforgettable weekend of discovery and fascination at the museum. Visit the PA Lumber Museum website for updates!
One of the highlights of this event is the Antique Show, which takes place in the museum program room. Imagine strolling through a treasure trove of historical artifacts, from antique tools to vintage clothing, collectible coins, glassware, books, and furniture. The Antique Show vendors will be open from 9 AM to 5 PM on Saturday and 9 AM to 3 PM on Sunday, ensuring you have ample time to explore their offerings.
Delicious Treats Await
Hungry after all that antique hunting? Not to worry! Food and beverages will be available for purchase, allowing you to refuel and recharge as you continue your journey through history. Just a friendly reminder: there’s no ATM on site, so be sure to plan your visit accordingly and bring some cash with you.
Step Back in Time with Demonstrations
Step outside and witness history come to life with captivating historic trade demonstrations. On Saturday, October 7th, the engines of the steam-powered circular sawmill will be running from 10 AM to 3 PM, providing a glimpse into the industrial past of the region. But that’s not all – other demonstrations will be happening over both days of the event at the birch still, lumber camp kitchen, blacksmith shop, and the Eastern Loggers model railroad display.
Calling All Antique Vendors
If you’re an antique vendor and would like to be part of this fantastic event, now’s the time to reserve your space. Just give us a call at (814) 435-2652 to secure your spot and join in the fun!
A Day of History and Fun Awaits
Whether you’re a seasoned collector or just looking for a unique way to spend a weekend with your family, the Fall Antique Show & Sawmill Run promises to be a fantastic experience. It’s an opportunity to step back in time, explore the rich history of Northern Pennsylvania, and perhaps even discover a hidden gem or two.
So, mark your calendar, gather your friends and family, and join us at the museum on Saturday, October 7th, and Sunday, October 8th, from 9 AM to 5 PM. The Fall Antique Show & Sawmill Run is not just an event; it’s a journey through time and a celebration of the past. We can’t wait to see you there!
Don’t forget to book a stay at one of our nearby rentals to make the most of the event!