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Heritage Skills Expo



Saturday, October 5
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States

Join Living History Farms’ crafters and farmers for a celebration of Iowa’s rich fall folk life traditions! Watch specialty craftsmen such as blacksmiths and broom makers create their wares. Discover unique historic skills, such as wood-stove cooking, handcrafts, and working with draft animals. Visit with guest demonstrators sharing their talents in traditional arts and crafts. Cheer on the Walnut Hill Bluestockings baseball team in their final match of the season at 1:30pm. Kitchens, barn yards, and workshops across the museum will bustle with activities and fun.

Event activities are included in regular admission to Living History Farms.

Iowa Arts Council




Presenting Sponsor – Iowa Arts Council

Supporting Sponsor – Revel Hotel/Hotel Renovo

Contributing Sponsors – APQS


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