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Pinecrest Historical Village

924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
920-684-4445

May 2015

Pinecrest Historical Village Opens for the Season

May 1, 2015
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Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Homegrown Heritage Breakfast

May 2, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Enjoy a delicious breakfast featuring locally produced foods, live music and a complimentary tour.

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June 2015

Founder’s Day at Pinecrest Historical Village

June 14, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Founder’ Day will include demonstrations of historic trades and crafts, speakers, dancing, and activities for all ages. Learn about groups that founded our Lakeshore community from various organizations including the Friends of St. Patrick and the Manitowoc County Genealogical Society.  Visitors can take part in a presentation by “Wheel Fever” co-author Jesse Grant at 1 pm.  Wheel Fever is the first book to describe the complex and fascinating history behind the popularity of bicycling in Wisconsin and what was behind…

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Pinecrest Historical Village Apprentice Day

June 22, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Blacksmithing, woodworking, cheesemaking and more. Discover the roles of historic trades and occupations! Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Civil War Days at Pinecrest

June 23, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come spend a day as a Civil War Soldier! Learn how to march and drill, build a tent, cook over the camp fire, and more! Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Little Village on the Prairie at Pinecrest

June 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come and see how Laura and Almanzo would have lived at Pinecrest! Explore the buildings that they would have lived and worked in. Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Pinecrest Historical Village Chefs

June 25, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come try your hand at cooking, pioneer style! Prepare a complete meal and some tasty treats over a wood stove. Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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July 2015

Little Village on the Prairie at Pinecrest

July 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come and see how Laura and Almanzo would have lived at Pinecrest! Explore the buildings that they would have lived and worked in! Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Pinecrest Historical Village Chefs

July 8, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come try your hand at cooking, pioneer style! Prepare a complete meal and some tasty treats over a wood stove. Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Pinecrest Historical Village Apprentice Day

July 9, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Blacksmithing, woodworking, cheesemaking and more. Discover the roles of historic trades and occupations! Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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WWI Encampment

July 18, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Experience life in a WWI training camp. Learn about the equipment, weapons, uniforms, and gear, and participate in training activities.

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Pinecrest Historical Village Chefs

July 21, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come try your hand at cooking, pioneer style! Prepare a complete meal and some tasty treats over a wood stove. Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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Little Village on the Prairie at Pinecrest

July 23, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Come and see how Laura and Almanzo would have lived at Pinecrest! Explore the buildings that they would have lived and worked in! Fee charged, 10 am-3 pm, 684-4445, www.manitowocountyhistory.org

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August 2015

Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show

August 8, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Complete with wild-and-wooly cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, roping and shooting. Demonstrations and activities throughout the day. Main show at 1 pm.

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September 2015

Rural Life Days: Tractor Show and Thresheree

September 12, 2015 @ 8:00 am - September 13, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Presented in partnership with the Mid-Lakes Rustic Iron Club, discover what life was like during our community’s early years with live field demos, steam engines, farm tractors, and various activities in 25 historic buildings.

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October 2015

All Hallow’s Eve

October 24, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Fee charged except for members

Enjoy an evening of old-fashioned Halloween fun at Pinecrest Historical Village with spooky stories by the fire, horse-drawn wagon rides, pumpkin carving, creepy characters like the village gravedigger and 19th-century-style entertainment including crafts, games and more!  Participate in a reading of Washington Irving’s The Legend of Sleepy Hollow at 5 pm— Keep an eye out for the Headless Horseman!

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December 2015

A Pinecrest Christmas

December 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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Celebrate the holiday traditions of the past with sleigh rides, live holiday music, beautiful decorations and family activities in our stove-heated buildings.

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April 2016

Homegrown Heritage Breakfast

April 30, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

Enjoy a delicious breakfast featuring locally produced foods and activities at Pinecrest Historical Village. Cost is $10 for adults, and $7 for children 5-17. Saturday, April 30th, 2016. 8am-11am.

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May 2016

Union Soldier Remembers

May 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - May 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10.00

Although it has been over 150 years since our country has fought in the Civil War, the diaries, stories and lessons remain. During a Union Soldier Remembers, the pages of local Civil War veteran's journals and letters will come to life as re-enactors portray these stories and traditions. Along the way, you'll meet local residents, experience immersive presentations, and even participate in military drills. Pinecrest's historic Meeme House Inn was the site of a Civil War Rally and this event…

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July 2016

Laura Ingalls Wilder Month

July 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - July 31, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10.00

Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in Wisconsin's "Big Woods" in 1867 and filled a Little House book with her adventures in the Badger State. in July, 2016, Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic Little House books will come to life. Activities include log cabin building, grinding coffee, doing laundry, historic cooking, and making Braille name cards. Participate in historic games like sack races, horse shoes, and giant jackstraws. The month-long celebration will end with a visit from Little House on the Prairie…

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Lakeshore Vintage Baseball Classic

July 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

Cheer on vintage baseball teams in the Lakeshore Classic - a gathering of vintage baseball teams from throughout the state of Wisconsin. Historic baseball is the re-creation of the styles, speech, rules and terminology of the 1860s game. It's not only a competitive game, but also a re-enactment of baseball life, similar to an American Civil War re-enactment. The public is also invited to play in scrimmage games throughout the tournament. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for children ages…

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Dean Butler Presentation at Pinecrest Historical Village

July 30, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10.00

Dean Butler is an actor and producer best known to audiences for his portrayal of Almanzo Wilder in the long running family drama, Little House on the Prairie. Little House has been called one of the finest family dramas in television history. Other series credits include: The New Gidget, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Please check our website at www.manitowoccountyhistory.org for updates on all activities. Admission is $10 for adults, and $7 for children ages 5-17, under 5 is free.…

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August 2016

Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show

August 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 14, 2016

Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

"Buffalo Bill is Here", headlined the Manitowoc Daily Herald on August 7, 1900. Complete with wild-and-wooly cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, roping and shooting, the Rough Riders will bring the Old West to life again. Main show at 1pm both days, with demonstrations and activities held throughout the day. *In 2015 this event was awarded the Public Program Award Winner by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 5-17, and under 5 are free.…

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September 2016

Thresheree

September 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until September 11, 2016

Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

Presented by the Manitowoc County Historical Society and the Mid-Lakes Rustic Iron Club, discover what life was like in a rural community throughout our community's early years, with live field demonstrations, steam engines, farm tractors, and various activities in 25 buildings. Admission is $10 for adults, and $7 for children ages 5-17. Under age 5 are free. MCHS members are admitted free. Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11, 2016, from 9am-4pm at Pinecrest Historical Village, located at 924 Pinecrest…

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October 2016

All Hallow’s Eve

October 22, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

Experience ethnic Halloween traditions from the early 1900s, and meet some of the characters from the Brothers Grimm fairy tales, known by both young and old alike. Trick-or-Treat in a family-friendly environment, while enjoying cooking demonstrations, crafts and more. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 5-17, and free for children under 5. MCHS Members are admitted free. Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 2-4pm at Pinecrest Historical Village, located at 924 Pinecrest Rd., Manitowoc, WI.

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December 2016

Pinecrest Christmas

December 10, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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$10

Celebrate holiday traditions of the past in our festively decorated and stove-heated buildings. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 5-17, and under 5 are free. MCHS Members are admitted free. Saturday, December 10, 2016, from 11am-3pm.

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May 2017

Pinecrest Historical Village Opens for the Season

May 1, 2017
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Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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