Farm Fest and Plowing Competition

  • Yamhill Valley Heritage Center Museum 11275 Southwest Durham Lane McMinnville, OR, 97128 United States

Join in this rare opportunity to watch 20+ teams of draft horses and mules in a plowing competition, see demonstrations, and meet the teamsters. There will be plowing, parades of teams, and awards. Opening ceremonies and flag raising at 10:00 am by United Veterans Honor Guard. Horseshoeing, blacksmith and sawmill demonstrations. Special exhibits and demonstrations of horse- drawn equipment. "Agriculture in Art" photography contest. Pioneer kids' area with hands-on activities and animals. Tours of the museum and the 1880s Hutchcroft one room school house. Old time music, food, and more! Come back for the Harvest Fest August 13 and 14. $5 admission, kids under 12 are free.

Yamhill County Historical Society website