Green Corn Festival - Philipsburg Manor

Date: 09/02/12
Hours: 10am-5pm
Ages: All
Price: $14; $12 seniors; $8 children ages 3-17; free children ages 3 and younger.
381 N. Broadway (Route 9) - 914-631-8200
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

Description: The Green Corn Festival explores the history and culture of the area's Native American residents. Enjoy folk tales, song, and storytelling, and a participatory presentation of traditional Native American dance, plus open-hearth cooking demonstrations, games, live music, and hands-on craft activities for children. Susan McLellan Plaisted will demonstrate Native American cooking and medicine making. Arthur Kermss returns with demonstrations of wampum-making and treenware (wooden bowls and utensils). Geordanes of Irvington will provide picnic food. Buy tickets online or by calling 914-631-8200.