The 2017 Maple Syrup Festival
February 25-26, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Enjoy two full days of family fun including maple syrup demonstrations, tree identification hikes, blacksmith demonstrations, lumberjack demonstrations, live music, vendors and artisans, and much more.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE PANCAKE BREAKFAST
What would a Maple Syrup Festival be without a delicious pancake breakfast? Enjoy a home-cooked pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. topped with maple syrup harvested from trees on our own grounds.
Preregistration prices: $12 - ages 13 and older, $6 - ages 6 to 12, Free - ages 5 and under
At the door: $15 – ages 13 and older; $8 ages 6-12, Free - ages 5 and under
Register you and your family:
Special thanks to our Community Partner
River Radio of Southern Illinois
VENDORS, ARTISANS AND INTERACTIVE DEMONSTRATIONS:
Lumberjack competition activities presented by the SIU Forestry Club.
Blacksmith demonstrations presented by Addison DeLisle and SIU graduate students in Metalsmithing.
and much more.
YOUTH ACTIVITIES BOTH DAYS
10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
MAPLE SYRUP DEMONSTRATIONS
10 a.m. and noon
10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.
TREE IDENTIFICATION HIKES
11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Noon and 2 p.m.
FILM - "MAPLE SYRUP FARMER"
Marshall Anderson 11:30 a.m.
The Mystic Shrines 1 p.m.
Jensen Waugh 11:30 a.m.
Kindred Moon 1:00 p.m.