Pioneer Days offers step back in time

first_img Pioneer Days 2020 opened at that Pioneer Museum of Alabama Friday with a large number in attendance.Barbara Tatom, museum director, said she was very pleased with the day’s attendance and looks forward to an equally successful day today.Pioneer Days opens at 10 a.m. and will close at 4 p.m.    “There will be more than 60 rifles, shotguns, fowlers and pistols on display,” Tatom said. “Also, the store will have cane poles with bobbers and blued hooks.”Today’s Pioneer Days will also include blacksmithing, woodworking, rope making, chair weaving, Davey Crockett, a circuit rider, American Revolution and Civil War re-enactors, a French Army grenadier, an old-time store keeper’s tour and a sampling of stew cooked on a wood stove.  The Montgomery Area Dulcimers will be a “Saturday-only” attraction. Sponsored Content Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Skip Published 8:55 pm Friday, October 30, 2020 You Might Like Pioneer Days offers step back in time The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories Email the author Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Patriots close out regular season against Monroe Academy For the second time in five years the Pike Liberal Arts Patriots will close out the regular season against the… read more By Jaine Treadwell 123PrevNextStartStop Print Article Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarder “With COVID-19, we weren’t sure about attendance this year but we had a large number of visitors including home-school students and their parents from around the local area and Montgomery, Dothan, Prattville and Auburn,” Tatom said. “It was encouraging to see so many young parents who realize the importance of sharing the history of our pioneers with their children.”The Mystic Wind Choctaw National Dancers from Mississippi were among the demonstrators and will be back at the amphitheater today. Tatom said the dancers feature chanting and share information about the culture and traditions.New to Pioneer Days is the Conecuh Sporting Store that features hunting, target shooting, trapping and fish circa 1860. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Admission is $12. Members and ages 5 and under are free.Pioneer Days at the Pioneer Museum of Alabama is sponsored by the Alabama State Council on the Arts with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more