Events

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+

 

Thank you to our Sponsor!

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


Event Price:
*Pricing will vary according to specific programs

 

Event

Date(s)

Art Inspired – Big House Tours

October 14, 15, 22, 28

Vine Art in the Cabin

October 15

Vintage Memory Box

October 17 & 24

Tisket-a-Tasket We are Making a Basket

October 19 & 26

Celebration of Storytelling

October 20

Fiber Art Demonstrations

October 21, 22, 28

Poetic Inspirations

October 21

Old Fashioned Film Feature

October 21

Fall Photo Workshop

October 22

Getting to Know You: Grandma Moses

October 27

Harvest Barn Dance

October 28

Event Dates & Times:
Saturday, October 14th at 1pm
Sunday, October 15th at 3pm
Sunday, October 22nd at 1pm
Saturday, October 28th at 3pm

Event Description:
Learn about the well-known and obscure artwork found throughout Louis Bromfield's Big House, with Malabar Farm Foundation members Thomas Bachelder and Fred Malone.

These 1-hour tours will offer attendees a deeper look at the artwork that adorns the walls, those that have been stashed away for years and some that were event painted by Bromfield himself.

Preregistration is Required
Call 419-892-2784

 
Event Price:
$5.00 for Adults
$4.50 for Seniors
$3.00 for Youth

 

*Proceeds from this event will benefit Malabar Farm State Park*

Event Dates & Times:
Sunday, October 15th

12pm-2pm     -or-     3pm-5pm

Event Description:
Create a fall canvas all while sipping on Ohio wines and snacking on cheese & crackers during this instructor lead class.

Instructor, Ryan Failor, will offer two autumn ideas to choose from:

       

Preregistration is Required
Call 419-892-2929
or
Via Email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 
Event Price:
$35 per Person
(Includes Instruction & Materials)

 

Event Location:

Pugh Cabin
3991 Bromfield Rd.
Lucas, OH 44843

 

*Proceeds from this event will benefit the Malabar Farm Foundation*

Event Dates & Times:
Tuesday, October 17th at 10am-12pm
Tuesday, October 24th at 6pm-8pm

Event Description:
Join Malabar volunteer and local artist, Pat Edwards, as she teaches a hands-on method of transfer art using digital download nostalgic prints and vinyl graphics. This vintage Halloween postcard print will make a great addition to your seasonal decor. Choose from the following prints; Phrase 'Halloween Greetings' will fit on the print you choose.

 


       

Preregistration is Required - Space Limited
Call 419-892-2929
or
Via Email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 
Event Price:
$20 per Person
(Includes Instruction & materials)

Event Location:
Pugh Cabin
3991 Bromfield Rd.
Lucas, OH 44843

 

*Proceeds from this event will benefit the Malabar Farm Foundation*

Event Dates & Times:

Thursday, October 19th at 4pm-8pm
Thursday, October 26th at 10am-2pm

Event Description:

Learn the art of basket weaving from seasoned weaver, Sybil Burskey, and complete a flat reed Market basket (approximately 7”x14” with a handle). Accent colors will be available. Refreshments available for your enjoyment.

Event Cost:
$35/person(includes instruction & material)

Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch; hot and cold drinks will be available.


Space Limited - Preregistration Required
Call Victoria Cochran at 419-892-2929
or
via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Location:
Pugh Cabin
3991 Bromfield Rd.
Lucas, OH 44843

 

*Proceeds from this event will benefit the Malabar Farm Spinning and Weaving Guild*

Event Dates & Times:
Friday, October 20th
7pm-9pm

 

Event Description:
Learn the secrets of storytelling from Mark Sebastian Jordan and Friends while enjoying s-mores around a fall campfire.

 

Event Price:
Free - Donations to the storytellers appreciated

 

Event Location:

Visitor's Center Back Porch

Event Dates & Times:
Saturday, October 21st at 12pm-4pm
Sunday, October 22nd at 12pm-4pm
Saturday, October 28th at 12pm-4pm

 

Event Description:
Malabar Farm Spinning and Weaving Guild members will be on site to share their talents as they demonstrate various fiber projects. Visitor’s may even be able to try their hand at a few of them! Some Fiber Art items will be for sale.
 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Location:

Visitor's Center

Event Dates & Times:
Saturday, October 21st
10am-4pm

 

Event Description:
Participants will explore the autumn splendor of Malabar Farm and learn how to express themselves in written form under the instruction of Otterbein University, Professor of English, Terry Hermsen. Attendees should bring a notebook and pen; they should also dress for the weather and to wear appropriate shoes for walking and hiking.

 

Event Price:
$40 per Person
(Includes Instruction & Light Lunch)

Pre-Registration is Required
Call Victoria Cochran at 419-892-2929

or register via email at:
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*Proceeds from the event will benefit the Malabar Farm Foundation*

Thank you to the Ohio Poetry Association for their support in producing this event!

 

Event Dates & Times:
October 21, 2017
7pm

 

Event Description:
It's movie night at Malabar Farm!
Snack on popcorn and sip hot chocolate in the Main Barn while watching Bromfield's books take life on the big-screen.

Food Available

 

Event Price:
FREE

 

*This event is part of the Arts in the Park programming*

Event Date & Time:
Sunday, October 22nd
10am- 4pm

 

Event Description:
Photograph the splendor of fall at historic Malabar Farm State Park. Learn professional techniques while visiting Mt. Jeez, Rock City Cave, Junglebrook Trail and the famous Big House, former home to Pulitzer Prize winning author and conservationist, Louis Bromfield. Plus, enjoy photographing live farm animals! Sigma Pro Photographer David Fitzsimmons will share his favorite locations and techniques from his four decades of photographing Malabar. Practice landscape, macro and architectural photography and see demonstrations of the best equipment and software for making your images shine.

 
 Event Price:
$99 (If registered by September 1st)         $119 after September 1st
(Includes instruction and a light lunch)

Pre-Registration is Required
Call Victoria Cochran at 419-892-2929

or

Register via email at:
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Event Location:
Pugh Cabin
3991 Bromfield Rd.
Lucas, OH 44843

Event Dates & Times:
Friday, October 27th
5:00 pm

 

Event Description:
Listen as Grandma Moses recounts stories of her life, community and how she became a renowned painter in the backdrop of the Big House, where two of her original pieces hang.

Light refreshments to follow.
 

Event Price:
$15 per Person

Pre-Registration is required

Call Victoria Cochran at 419-892-2929

or

Register via email at:
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*Proceeds from the event will benefit the Malabar Farm Foundation*

Event Dates & Times:
October 28, 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+

 

Thank You to our Sponsor!

Event Dates & Times:
November 4 & 5, 2017
10am-5pm

 

Event Description:
Learn open-hearth cooking skills by cooking an entire Thanksgiving meal using fresh foods and cast iron cookware.
 

Event Price:
$30 per Person

Pre-Registration is Required and will begin April 1st.
Call 419-892-2784.

Event Dates & Times:
November 11, 2017
10am - 5pm

 

Event Description:
Learn open-hearth cooking skills by cooking an entire Thanksgiving meal using fresh foods and cast iron cookware. Then, explore the history of Malabar Farm with a guided tour of the Big House.
 

Event Price:
$35 per Person

Pre-Registration is required and will begin April 1st.
Call 419-892-2784.

Event Dates & Times:
December 1,2,8 & 9, 2017
5pm - 9pm

and

December 3 & 10, 2017
12pm -5pm

 

Event Description:
Tour Louis Bromfield's Big House all decked out for the Holidays!
Enjoy freshly baked cookies and hot cider; you may even see Santa Claus himself.


Event Price:
$5 - Adult (ages 18+)
$4 - Child (ages 6-17)
Ages 5 and under FREE