Hanford Mills 33rd Annual Antique Engine Jamboree and Powerfest
By: Kelli Whitman (Town Square Media Intern)
The 33rd Annual Dan Rion Memorial Antique Engine Jamboree and Powerfest will take place on September 10th, at Hanford Mills, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Some of the featured antiques include tractors, Model A Fords, outboard motors, model steam engines, water-cooled and air-cooled engines, and much more. Visitors can also take a ride on the 1957 Metropolitan Nash Hook and Ladder Fire Truck throughout the day. A variety of games and activities will be available for all children. They can learn about power transfer and generation, while having hands-on fun.
Tickled Pink BBQ will sell their signature sandwiches and the Charlotte Valley Presbyterian Church will offer their delicious chili and fresh homemade pies. Tour the historic Hanford Mills while enjoying the arrangements of the Stoddard Hollow String Band that will perform from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Jamboree is included with regular Hanford Mills Museum admission. Free admission is available for children 12 and under, Museum members, and residents of zip codes near Hanford Mills (13757, 13739, 13786, 13750, and 13806).