The Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival celebrates the talents of a bygone era with a distinctly Adirondack flair. With featured exhibitions on logging, farming with draft horses and a demonstration of competitive lumberjack sports by the Paul Smith’s College Woodsmen’s Team.
Tthe festival also offers dozens of workshops that appeal to a wide range of interests such as canning, cider making, woodworking, renewable energy, cordwood construction, small-scale farming and primitive skills.
The festivities take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m and Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon. Admission is $5/person or $10/carload.