Home Tour in Milford

Just a reminder that Home tour is this weekend.    Visit 5 beautiful historic homes located right in the Village and all within walking distance.  Home Tour is Saturday, September 21st and Sunday, September 22nd.  Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Tickets are $15.00 for home tour banner logoAdults and $13.00 for Seniors.

This year we are proud to highlight five beautiful kept historic homes, all located in the Historic District and all within walking distance.  A group of volunteer docents who have an interest in our heritage will guide our guests through the homes and give a glimpse of the history behind each home.

Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at Main Street Art, Acorn Farms and Your Nesting Place or the Museum.  The day of the tour, tickets can be purchased at any of the 5 houses.

In addition to the Home Tour on Saturday and Sunday; there is the Car SHow Plaque GraphicMilford Car Show on Sunday (cars start lining up early and stay all day) on Main Street in Downtown Milford – for more on the Car Show, go to www.milfordcarshow.com ; the annual Tractor Show, also on Sunday out at the Huron Valley State Bank at the corner of GM Road and Milford Road; and The Milford Rotary Club Duck Race, RotaryDuckswith family activities kicking off at 11 Am on Sunday and the ducks hitting the water at 2 PM.

Come on out to Milford this weekend for two days of family fun. For more information on all of these events, go to the Historical Society web site – www.milfordhistory.org .

History will come alive again this weekend a the Log Cabin located in the South Side Park.  Step back in time and explore the life of Milford’s early settlers.  Visit with the woodworker, spinner and chandler as they work.  Watch a traditional meal being prepared over a open fire.  Enjoy traditional music.  Learn a game of long ago, test your skills on stilts or in a hoop and stick race.  Help with the chores, make an old fashion toy or join  in a traditional harvest activity.

Activities a the Log Cabin is a free event and fun for the whole family.  The Log Cabin will be open both Saturday and Sunday from 1 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

 

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