Celebrate the arrival of fall at Cogswellâ€™s Grant, 60 Spring Street in Essex, on Saturday, October 13 from 11 to 4. Take a hay wagon ride through the fields to choose a jack-oâ€™-lantern from our pumpkin patch. Decorate and carve pumpkins, compete in a pumpkin pie-eating contest, do craft activities and play games, have your face painted, and try cider pressing. Enjoy hot mulled apple cider and pumpkin pie. Tour the house and see one of the most celebrated collections of American antiques and folk art.
Please call 978-768-3632 for more information. Purchase tickets now (free for HNE members, $6 non members, $4 children ages 3 – 12) at www.historicnewengland.org. Photo from www.havechildrenwilltravel.com.