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Lincoln Log Cabin
402 S. Lincoln Highway Road
Lerna, Il 62440
217.345.1845
e-mail: HPA.LincolnLog@Illinois.gov
 
 
 
 

Harvest Frolic 2021
Celebrate the Arrival of Autumn at the Harvest Frolic!
September 25 and 26, 2021- 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Come celebrate the arrival of autumn at the Harvest Frolic on Saturday and Sunday, September 25 and 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Don't miss experiencing 19th-century life on the farm! Activities will take place at both the Lincoln and Sargent farms and will include children's games, craft and doll making, and hearth cooking. Visitors are encouraged to take part in period games and activities. A number of artisans will be on site demonstrating their crafts including, spinning, pottery, broommaking, blacksmithing, embroidery, and other 19th-century crafts. The Unreconstructed String Band will perform, storyteller and dulcimer player, Mike Anderson, will perfom, the Clockwork Clown will be returning, take in the view with the Grand Camera Obscura, sideshow performers Krembo K. and Freakshow Foley will perform sideshow stunts of sword swallowing and juggling, watch a magic show on Saturday, and play historic cricket on Sunday. Food trucks include Slow-Spark BBQ and Toppins Ice Cream, Kettle Korn, hamburgers and hotdogs. A pop-up farmers market at the front of the park will feature Four Little Pumpkins Farm.

 

Schedule of events

Saturday, September 25
The Unreconstructed String Band on the Sargent Farm will be playing throughout the day.

10:30 am | Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
11:00 am | 19th-Century Magician- Sargent Farm
11:30 am | 19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm
Noon | Two Man Saw Contest - Sargent Farm
Noon| The Dulcimer Guy- Auditorium
12:30 pm | Three-Legged Race- Sargent Farm
12:30 pm | Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
1:00 pm | 19th Century Magician- Sargent Farm
1:30 pm | 19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm
2:00 pm | Kids Pie-Eating Contest- Lincoln Farm
2:00 pm | The Dulcimer Guy- Auditorium
2:30 pm | Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
2:30 pm | Kids Dipper Cup Race- Sargent Farm
3:00 pm | 19th-Century Magician- Sargent Farm
3:30 pm |19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm

Sunday, September 26 
The Unreconstructed String Band on the Sargent Farm will be playing throughout the day. Historic Cricket demonstrations with Tom Melville will take place all day on the Lincoln Farm.
11:00 am | Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
11:30 am | 19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm
Noon | Two Man Saw Contest - Sargent Farm
Noon| The Dulcimer Guy- Auditorium
1:30 pm| Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
1:30 pm | Kids Pie Eating Contest- Lincoln Farm
1:30 pm | 19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm
2:00 pm | Three-Legged Race- Sargent Farm
2:00 pm | The Dulcimer Guy- Auditorium
2:30 pm | Kids Dipper Cup Race- Sargent Farm
2:30 pm | Side Show Stunts with Freakshow Foley and Krembo K Juggler- Lincoln Farm
3:00 pm |19th-Century Street Performer, Clockwork Clown - Sargent Farm

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 
 

   
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