EVENT 43rd ANNUAL FORKLAND HERITAGE FESTIVAL AND REVUE
Exhibits: Forkland Abraham Lincoln Museum, Salute to Serviceman display, Wildlife Exhibit, Genealogy Documents, old farm machinery and tools, Native American artifacts. Living history skits by descendants of early pioneer settlers on the back porch of the log cabin will bring historical figures to life. There is much to see on two floors. Register inside for door prizes.
Entertainment/activities: Art show of many different venues by local artists, Live local music, sorghum molasses making, horse-drawn wagon rides and hay rides to a woodland waterfall or self-guided Heritage Walking Trail. Silent auction for one-of-a-kind handcrafted items including a handmade Amish quilt, old-fashioned kids games and crafts, artisans at work on items to purchase – woodcarving, painting, spinning and weaving, pottery, photography and more. Delicious country meals and take-home treats offered at stands around the grounds, plus a pancake breakfast on Saturday. Run for the prizes in a Fox and Hound race through the scenic Knobs on Forkland’s back-roads and byways. Antique Car Show.
Enter up to 12 of your best Forkland community photos for a Photo Contest. Prize winners will go in the 2016 Forkland Calendar. Bring photos to the festival on Friday or mail by October 3, 2014 to FCC, Photos, 16479 Forkland Road, Gravel Switch, KY 40328.
THEME: 86 Years of Working Together
(43 Years of School + 43 Years of Festivals = 86 Years of Working Together)
Date: Friday October 10 – Saturday October 11, 2014
City/State: Gravel Switch, Kentucky 40328
Site/Location: Forkland Community Center, 16479 Forkland Road
GPS: 37.551187, -84.984967
Hours of Event: Friday: 9 am – 9 pm; Saturday 8 am-9 pm
Cost: General Admission: Adults $3; Children under age 13 – $1; Preschoolers free
Tickets for Supper Theatre: $15 for Supper and Drama
Drama only: $3 (must have reservations for Supper Theatre)
Description of Event:
Forkland Community Center
16479 Forkland Road, Gravel Switch, KY 40328
E-mail: [email protected]