Events

Liberty Barn Dance

Event date:
July 4, 2015 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Individual Price:
$1.00 admission fee at the door for ages 12 and older.

Location:
Malabar Farm State Park

  • Live music and caller.
  • Round and Square dancing
  • Beginners welcome!
  • Food available
  • 7PM-10PM
  • Main Barn

 

July Night Haunt

Event date:
July 25, 2015 8:00 pm – 12:00 am

Individual Price:
$30.00

Dare to explore the "normal to the paranormal" murders, cemeteries, haunted houses, hot dogs & S'mores and stories around the campfire.

  • Pre- Registration required
  • Call 419-892-2784
  • Fee- $30.00 each- not recommended for children under 17
  • Meet at Visitor Center

Farm Fun Day

Event date:
August 1, 2015 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Individual Price:
Free
Details:
Spend the day down on the Farm enjoying the activities of the 2014 Kids Farm Fun Day! It will begin at 10 a.m. and run through 3 p.m.
  • Children's Games :    10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Farm themed games for kids ages 4 -12.                           
  • Fishing Derby:    1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    Children ages 4 - 12 are invited to test their fishing abilities. Please bring your own pole; bait will be provided.
  • Summer Barn Dance to follow:    7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
    Our summer barn dance will be held in the Main Barn. There will be live music and a caller. Dancers of all skill levels are welcomed.
In addition to these special events, we will also have our regularly scheduled House and Wagon tours.
 

Summer Barn Dance

Event date:
August 1, 2015 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Individual Price:
$1.00 admission fee at the door for ages 12 and older

Location:
Malabar Farm State Park

  • Live music and caller.
  • Round and Square dancing
  • Beginners welcome!
  • Food available
  • 7PM-10PM
  • Main Barn

August Night Haunt

Event date:
August 29, 2015 8:00 pm – 12:00 am

Individual Price:
$30.00

Dare to explore the "normal to the paranormal" murders, cemeteries, haunted houses, hot dogs & S'mores and stories around the campfire.

  • Pre- Registration required
  • Call 419-892-2784
  • Fee- $30.00 each- not recommended for children under 17
  • Meet at Visitor Center

39th Annual Ohio Heritage Days Festival and In the Spirit of Friends Antique and Primitive Show

Event dates:
September 26 & 27, 2015
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Individual Price:
Free

Location:
Malabar Farm State Park

Crafts, Primitives, Antiques, antique tractors, horses, food, live music, Civil War & 18th Century Living History Camp, Archeological displays on Sunday

  • Free event

Heritage Barn Dance

Event date:
September 26, 2014 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Individual Price:
$1.00 admission fee at the door for ages 12 and older

Location:
Malabar Farm State Park

  • Live music and caller.
  • Round and Square dancing
  • Beginners welcome!
  • Food available
  • 7PM-10PM
  • Main Barn

Annual Fall Play - "Ceely"

Event Dates & Times:
October 2, 3, 9, 10 at 7 pm
October 4, 11 at 3 pm

Event Description:
She was young. She was sweet. She was "tetched" in the head. No one took Ceely Rose seriously as a person - until the summer of 1896 when three were dead and more endangered. The true historical story of Ceely Rose, the mad poisoner of Pleasant Valley, returns to Malabar Farm State Park in Mark Sebastian Jordan's play, "Ceely."

Event Price:
TBD

For more information email mffspecialevents@yahoo.com or call 419-892-2929


*This event is sponsored by the Malabar Farm Foundation, founded in 1993 in support of the vision and programming of Malabar Farm State Park through preservation, education, promotion and extending the legacy of Louis Bromfield. 

Fall Hike for Health

Event date:
October 17, 2015 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Individual Price:
Free

Enjoy the beauty of Fall with a hike through Malabar Farm sponsored by the Richland Co. Health Department, refreshments served after completing hike.

  • Meet at the Pugh Cabin
  • Call 419-774-4761 for info

Harvest Barn Dance

Event date:
October 31, 2015 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Individual Price:
$1.00 admission fee at the door for ages 12 and older

Location:
Malabar Farm State Park

  • Live music and caller.
  • Round and Square dancing
  • Beginners welcome!
  • Food available
  • Free -7PM-10PM
  • Main Barn

Hearthside Cooking Workshops

Event Dates & Times:
November 7 & 8, 2015
10 am - 5 pm

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

Event Price:
$30.00 per person
Must pre-register!
 
Call 419-892-2784 for details
 

Hearth & History *NEW!*

Event Date & Time:
November 14, 2015
10 am - 4 pm

Event Description:
Through this adapted version of the Hearthside Cooking Workshop you will get the chance to learn open-hearth cooking skills by cooking lunch over the open-hearth as well as getting the opportunity to explore the history of Malabar Farm with a short wagon ride and a house tour.


Event Price:
$30.00 / person

Pre-registration is required!

Tea with Louisa Mae Alcott

Event Date & Times:
November 15, 2015
Two Sittings : 1pm & 3 pm

Event Description:
Join the famous author for an afternoon tea in the Big House. Guests will be served tea and traditional fare while enjoying the story of Miss Alcott's life and her books.

Event Price:
Ages 1-12 : $10
Ages 12 and older: $15

Pre-registration is required

For more information call 419-892-2929


*This event is sponsored by the Malabar Farm Foundation, founded in 1993 to provide resources in support of the vision and programming of Malabar Farm State Park through preservation, education, promotion and extending the legacy of Louis Bromfield.

Candlelight Holiday Tours

Event Dates & Times:
December 4, 5, 11, 12 at 5pm - 9pm
December 6, 13 at 12pm - 5pm

Event Description:
Tour Louis Bromfield's Big House all decked out for the holidays while enjoying freshly baked cookies and hot cider.

Individual Price:
$5.00 for adults
$3.00 for children