Harvest Day at Cass Scenic Railroad

Harvest Day at Cass Scenic Railroad Historical State Park is from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. The day includes:

ON THE RIVERBANK BY THE PARKING LOT

  • Apple Butter Making
    • The Tim and Terry Duff Family will be demonstrating apple butter making. Available for sale. Come learn and turn.
  • Nancy Rexroad and Fay McCarty
    • Beautiful crochet, knit and other sewn items; gift sets, primitives and crafts.
  • Frostmore Farms
    • Our local Maple Syrup maker is showcasing maple syrup and other maple goodies from their farm in Frost, W.Va. Be sure to stop by.
  • Ye Old Blacksmith Shoppe
    • Blacksmithing demonstration
  • McClaughlin Family Mums
    • Various Colored Mums for sale by David McClaughlin

PARKING LOT BY HTE PAVILION

  • Appalachian Mountain Man-Trailing and Rescue (AMMAR)
    • Meet Sandy Weik at the end of the parking lot by the picnic pavilion and learn more about Search and Rescue (SAR) bloodhounds and rescue pets.
  • Eight Rivers Amateur Radio Club (8RARC)
    • Visit the mobile trailer and learn more about HAM radio setups and the club. Become a member.
  • Harvest Campfire (7 p.m.)
    • Fun at the fire pit behind the picnic pavilion. Marshmallows will be available. Free for all ages

IN THE COMPANY STORE OR OUT FRONT

  • Ben Dickens, First Cass Superintendent
    • Meet Ben Dickens. Get his autograph. Copies of his book on Cass and Alaska in the Company Store.
  • Loarine Moore
    • Dulcimer music and instruction. Listen to her play dulcimer and learn a little bit too. Appalachian music.
  • West Virginia Operation Lifesaver Travel display truck and safety information.
    • Learn about railroad safety for, cars, trucks and pedestrians. Look, Listen, Live!

BESIDE OR NEAR THE VISITORS CENTER

  • Pumpkin Patch – Pumpkin Sale
    • Purchase a pumpkin of your choice!
  • Pumpkin Painting
    • Paint that perfect you purchased at our free pumpkin painting station next to the pumpkin patch!
  • Free Craft Activity for the Kids
    • Programmer/Naturalist for Harvest or Nature related activities throughout the day. Free.
  • Veronica Swink Crochet
    • Afghans and Gifts Hand crocheted items. Lovely, lovely.
  • Cynthia Gurreri
    • Hand Made Pottery

LEATHERBARK FORD ARTISAN’S CO-OP GALLERY

  • Artisan’s Co-op Gallery (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
    • Features demonstrations and WV made crafts for purchase!

THE LAST RUN RESTAURANT

  • Serving great home cooked food, desserts, and ice cream.
    Saturday hours: 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Event Details

  • Start Date: September 16, 2017
  • End Date: September 16, 2017

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