Living Pioneer Farmstead Days Independence Day Weekend at O’Bannon Woods State Park
July 4 at 10:00 am - July 5 at 3:00 pm| $7 – $9
“Living History Farmstead Day,” featuring an 1850s Haypress demonstration, will be offered at O’Bannon Woods State Park. The family-friendly event takes place at the Hickory Hollow Nature Center in the state park, which is west of Corydon.
The main feature is a demonstration of the nationally unique 1850 hay press, which is run by Forest and Gump, the park’s short-horned oxen. The Haypress demo is at 1:00 p.m. Attendees will be able to meet, greet and get their photo taken with the oxen.
The park’s Living Pioneer Farmstead features a working blacksmith shop, pioneer homestead, tomahawk throwing and a variety of pioneer demonstrations.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Gate fees of $7 in state, or $9 out of state apply