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Farm Fest and Plowing Competition

  • Yamhill Valley Heritage Center 11275 Southwest Durham Lane McMinnville, OR, 97128 United States (map)

Rare opportunity to watch 20+ teams of draft horses and mules in a plowing competition, see demonstrations and meet the teamsters. Sawmill, Blacksmith, Wheel setting and Horseshoe demonstrations. Opening ceremonies and flag raising 10:00 am. Special exhibits and demonstrations of horse drawn equipment. Parade of teams, awards. "Agriculture in Art" photography contest. Pioneer kids' area with hands-on activities and animals. Historical displays, tours of museum and 1880's Hutchcroft Schoolhouse. Pioneer Kids area. Old time music, food and more!  $8 general admission, $4 for kids 6-12, Free for kids under six (or join YCHS and get in Free!) For more information: 503.434.0490 or www.yamhillcountyhistory.org.
Come back for the Harvest Fest August 19-20, 2017.