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Independence Day Celebration

  • Hanford Mills Museum 51 County Road 12 East Meredith, NY, 13757 United States (map)

Celebrate an old-fashioned Fourth at Hanford Mills Museum’s annual Independence Day Celebration. The event features old-fashioned fun, with two frog jumping contests, a fishing derby on the Mill Pond, tug o’ war, and sack races. Visitors also can tour the historic Mill and woodworking shop and see water- and steam-power demonstrations featuring the 1926 Fitz Overshot waterwheel, the steam boiler and steam engines.

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Earlier Event: July 3
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Later Event: July 9
Thacher State Park Tour