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Trifecta of Fun in Fly Creek!

Date

Aug 24 2019

Time

All of the day

Date

Aug 24 2019

Time

All of the day

Trifecta of Fun in Fly Creek!

August 24th – Family Farm Day, Community Day & Antique Engine Show all Saturday in the Hamlet of Fly Creek!

FLY CREEK, NY Three events have aligned themselves at the Crossroads in Fly Creek for Saturday, August 24.  Family Farm Day, Area-Wide Yard Sales and the Antique Engine Show offer a diverse array of entertainments for visitors.

Family Farm Day features Farm Tours of Otsego, Schoharie & Delaware Counties including five in Fly Creek!  Tours include the Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard, Pail Shop Vineyards, Kingfisher Lavender and Tanner Hill Herb Farm.   Family Farm Day is sponsored by the Cornell Cooperative Extension to showcase the importance of Central New York Agriculture.  For a guide to all farms and special coupons visit www.familyfarmday.org.

The Fly Creek Area Historical Society will host its popular 20th Annual Fly Creek Community Day & Area-wide Lawn Sales.  The area will bustle with over 50 lawn sales, shows and special events.  Saturday morning starts with an “all-you-can-eat” pancake breakfast served at the Fly Creek Fire Hall from 7:30 – 11:00.  The Society’s Grange Hall will serve a luncheon starting at 11:00.  The Fly Creek Methodist Church will hold a bake sale in addition to a large tag sale at the Church.  The Fly Creek Cider Mill will hold their annual inventory reduction warehouse sale starting at 9:00.

Antique engine enthusiasts will enjoy the 26th Annual Antique Engine Show held at the Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard.  Single-cylinder gas engines from manufacturers such as Hercules, Economy, Jaeger and McCormick will be delivering their famous hit-and-miss sound with many operating early agricultural machinery.  The Engine Show will be held rain or shine both Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 until 4:00.  Admission and parking are free.

his weekend also marks the arrival of New York’s apple crop with varieties including Paula Red, Ginger Gold and Zestar.

For more information contact Bill Michaels: bill@flycreekcidermill.com or 607-547-9692 x111

 Image Attached:  Howard Houck’s 1924 8HP Associated Engine in 2018 Engine Show.