Living History

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Sunday, August 26

Historic Cabin area, Shawnee Lookout, North Bend

Take a step back in time to the 1800s and tour the cabin and schoolhouse. 

$ Categories: Living History, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Historic Cabin area, Shawnee Lookout, North Bend

From tallow to tow, dip your fingers into the fine art of candle making.

$$ Categories: Crafts, Living History Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 1

Happening thru:

The Old West Festival, Williamsburg

Join period interpreters at the Old West town right in our own town! Kids can pan for gold, watch puppet shows, and take a covered wagon ride! The “big kids” will have fun too, at the saloon, and as they watch the gun fight reenactment at High Noon. The Old West Fest is fun for… Read more »

$$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Ohio Renaissance Festival , Harveysburg

Watch the Queen’s Parade as you gnaw on a turkey leg! Take your family back to medieval times for games, rides, shopping, and shows.    Themed weekends:  9/1-9/3 Friends and Family Weekend BOGO free tickets  9/8- 9/9 Time travelers weekend  9/15-9/16 Pirates weekend 9/22-9/23 Fantasy weekend 9/29-9/30 Feast of fools  10/6-10/7 Highland weekend 10/13-10/14 Barbarian… Read more »

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Living History Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 9

Shawnee Lookout , North Bend

Go back in time to learn about life in the 1800’s as you visit our cabin, schoolhouse, and lawn. History will come to life as you encounter early Ohio settlers!

Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 15

Heritage Village & Educational Center, Cincinnati

Visit Heritage Village and learn all about vintage baseball matches with 1869 rules! Hands-on activities, craft demonstrations, and tours of select buildings will be offered. 

Categories: Living History, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 22

Governer Bebb Pioneer Village, Okeana

Celebrate the rich cultural history of Butler County as you explore Native American traditions like drum circles, and powwows, or learn how to play a traditional Native American game. Vendors will be on site, and tours will be given throughout the day at Pioneer Village. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Living History, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wednesday, September 26

Happening thru:

Heritage Village, Cincinnati

Take an architectural tour of the buildings at Heritage Village. Learn about where they came from, how they were moved to Heritage Village, their modification over time, and more! History comes to life at Heritage Village! 

$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

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