Events

Event Dates & Times:
April 28th, 29th, 30th

 

Event Description:
Learn about "Ohio's Pollinators" with activities about flora and fauna that promote and attract pollinators such as bees, butterflies and bats. Activities are presented at many different locations throughout the Mohican area.

Visit www.mohicanwildlifeweekend.com for a full list of participating locations and activities!

Malabar's Activities:

 

Planting a Pollinator Garden April 28- 30 11am - 4pm
Vernal Pool Study April 29 10am - 11:30  
Bats are Pollinators Too! April 29 12pm - 1pm
Wildlife Barn Dance April 29 7pm - 10pm
Wildflower Hike April 30 10am - 12pm
Mushroom Hike April 30 1pm - 2pm
Butterflies & Skippers with "Wild Ginger" April 30 2pm - 3pm  
Birding Hike April 30 3pm - 4pm
Recycled Milkweed Seed Paper April 30 11am - 2pm

       

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 28th, 29th, 30th
11am - 4pm

 

Event Description:
Be part of the experience! Work with Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalists as they revitalize a garden space at the farm into a pollinator's paradise.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 29, 2017
10am - 11:30 am

Event Description:
You are invited to come, observe and explore a vernal pool with Ohio Ceritified Volunteer Naturalists. We will share the functions and importance of a vernal pool and give you the opportunity to view the life of a vernal pool through observation and microscopes.


Event Price:
FREE, no registration required

 

**Part of Mohican Wildlife Weekend Events**

Visit www.mohicanwildlifeweekend.com for a full list of participating locations and activities.

Event Dates & Times:
April 29th
Noon - 1pm

 

Event Description:
Birds, bees and butterflies are not the only pollinators in the world we live in. Those little creatures of the night, bats, are outstanding pollinators, in large areas of the world. Our discussion will cover the how's, when's, and where's of how they go about this important task. You will be surprised to learn that well over 500 different species are totally dependent on bats, in order to reproduce.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 29th
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Available

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

Event Dates & Times:
April 30th
10am - Noon

 

Event Description:
Delve into Malabar's wildflower world with a guided hike through high-wildflower areas.

Preregistration is preferred
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 30th
1pm - 2pm

 

Event Description:
Mingle through a magnificent world of mushrooms!
Travel with a Malabar guide to learn about finding mushrooms, their purposes, which ones are edible and more!

Preregistration is preferred
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 30th
2pm - 3pm

 

Event Description:
Ohio is home to over 40 butterfly and skipper species, many of which are now on the endangered list. Butterflies and skippers are not only beautiful to look at and fun to watch, they play an important part in the ecosystem. Come along with Malabar volunteer, Wild Ginger, to learn about these fascinating creatures and how to create a habitat that attracts and supports them in your own backyard.

No Registration is required but space is limited.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 30th
3pm-4pm

 

Event Description:
Listen for and spot the birds of Malabar with a park naturalist!

Preregistration is preferred
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
April 30th
11am - 2pm

 

Event Description:
Clip, cut and decorate your own recycled milkweed seed paper to take home and plant, creating your own pollinator garden.
GREAT KID'S ACTIVITY!

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
May 6th & 7th
10am - 4pm

 

Event Description:
A weekend of sharing our rich history and raising awareness of Richland County's wide range of historical resources and destinations.

Visit www.richhistoryalliance.org for specific location and activity information.

 

Event Price:
Price varies based on activity

 

Malabar's Activities:

Spinning & Weaving Demonstrations  May 6-7 10am - 4pm
History Hike May 6 10am - Noon
Edible Plants of Early Ohio Settlers May 6 2pm - 3pm
Bean Soup at the Mill May 6 11am - 5pm
Night Haunt May 6 8pm - Midnight
Picnic with Laura Ingles Wilder May 7 11am & 1pm
Eyewitness to History: The Ceely Rose Case May 7 3pm

 

Event Dates & Times:
May 6th & 7th
10 am - 4pm

 

Event Description:
Learn from Malabar's Spinners and Weavers, the skills of Fiber Art with hands-on demonstrations throughout the day.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
May 6th
10am - Noon

 

Event Description:
Even before Louis Bromfield the countryside of Malabar Farm famous this land had a fascinating history. Join us for a walk through Malabar's hills and valleys, hear tales and visit sites that will bring history to life.

 

Event Price:
FREE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CALL 419-892-2784

Event Dates & Times:
May 6th
2pm - 3pm

 

Event Description:
Travel back in time with Wild Ginger and learn about the edible plants that the early Ohio settlers would have grown in their garden and harvested from the wild. Learn about the history and uses of our local native and introduced plants. This program might even give you some ideas for your own garden at home.

 

Event Price:
FREE
PREREGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED 

 

Event Dates & Times:
May 6, 2017
11am - 5pm 


Event Description:
Enjoy old fashioned bean soup served with cornbread.


Event Price:
Price applied for Soup

Event Dates & Times:
May 6, 2017
8pm - Midnight h

 

Event Description:
Dare to Explore the "normal to paranormal" while exploring murders, cemeteries and haunted houses. End the night with hot dogs and s'mores while sharing stories around the campfire.

Pre-Registration is Required
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
$30 per person
Not recommended for ages 13 and under.

 

Event Dates & Times:
May 7, 2017
11am,1 pm and 4pm

Due to the popularity of this event a third seating has been added!
Make your reservation for the 4pm seating today!

Event Description:
Join the famous author for a picnic at the Pugh Cabin!
Guests will be served picnic food while enjoying the story of the life and books of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

Pre-Registration is Required and will begin 2/15/2017

Call Victoria Cochran, 419-892-2929


Event Price:
$10 (Ages 1-12)
$20 (Ages 13+)

Event Dates & Times:
May 7, 2017
3pm

Event Description:
Examine the 1896 Rose family murder case in the actual house where events unfolded, with emphasis on eyewitness accounts. Storyteller Mark Sebastian Jordan will use period newspaper articles, photographs and artifacts to bring the disturbing case to life.

Preregistration is suggested for a guaranteed spot, additional audience members will be accommodated as space allows.

To preregister call 419-892-2784


Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
May 20 & 21, 2017
11am - 4pm

Event Description:
Watch as Central Ohio Draft Horse Association members demonstrate their plowing skills and fun contests at the working farm area.


Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
May 27, 2017
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Available

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

Event Dates & Times:
June 24, 2017
8pm - Midnight h

 

Event Description:
Dare to Explore the "normal to paranormal" while exploring murders, cemeteries and haunted houses. End the night with hot dogs and s'mores while sharing stories around the campfire.

Pre-Registration is Required
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
$30 per person
Not recommended for ages 13 and under.

Event Dates & Times:
July 1, 2017
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Available

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

Event Dates & Times:
July 29, 2017
8pm - Midnight h

 

Event Description:
Dare to Explore the "normal to paranormal" while exploring murders, cemeteries and haunted houses. End the night with hot dogs and s'mores while sharing stories around the campfire.

Pre-Registration is Required
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
$30 per person
Not recommended for ages 13 and under.

Event Dates & Times:
July 30, 2017
Noon - 4pm

 

Event Description:
Guests will travel back to a bygone era with a Sunday Drive to the park to enjoy the cars, music and some old fashioned foods!

 

Event Price:
Entrance Fee for those entering a car only

FREE to the Public

Event Dates & Times:
August 5, 2017
10am - 3pm

 

Event Description:
Children have a chance to learn about agriculture with Hands-On activities and Children's games from 10am-2pm and a fishing derby from 1pm-3pm (Some fishing poles and bait provided).

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
August 5, 2017
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Available

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

Event Dates & Times:
August 26, 2017
8pm - Midnight h

 

Event Description:
Dare to Explore the "normal to paranormal" while exploring murders, cemeteries and haunted houses. End the night with hot dogs and s'mores while sharing stories around the campfire.

Pre-Registration is Required
Call 419-892-2784

 

Event Price:
$30 per person
Not recommended for ages 13 and under.

Event Dates & Times:
September 23 & 24, 2017
10am-4pm

Event Description:
Crafts, primitives, antiques, antique tractors, horses, food, live music, Civil War and Living History Camp; Archaeological displays (Sunday only).

Event Price:
FREE

 

Bringing cash is suggested as some vendors may/may not accept credit cards or checks.

Event Dates & Times:
September 23, 2017
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Available

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

Event Dates & Times:
October 21, 2017
9am - 2pm

 

Event Description:
Enjoy a healthy hiking day with friends, family and pets and view the autumn site at Malabar.
Sign in at the Visitor's Center; Maps and refreshments will be available in the Visitor's Center Conference Room.

This event is sponsored by the Richland County Health Department
For more information call 419-774-4772.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
October 14-28, 2017

 

Event Description:
Explore and learn hands-on, a variety of different arts at the park!
Activities will range from Wine & Art, Poetry Readings, Fiber Art demonstrations, Storytelling, Landscape art and MORE!
Specific Programming Information Coming Soon!

Event Price:
*Pricing will vary according to specific programs