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2021 EVENTS & Workshops

Hale Farm & Village is dedicated to the health and safety of our volunteers, staff and guests. We continue to follow CDC, state and local health recommendations. Masks are required for staff and visitors when indoors or unable to maintain a proper social distance outdoors.


Holiday Market on the Farm – Shopping Event.

December 3, 4-8pm

This year we welcome local makers and artisans to the Gatehouse for a one-of-a-kind All Ohio shopping experience. Visit our own store, The MarketPlace at Hale Farm & Village for handcrafted at Hale products along with other Ohio and holiday brands.

Vendors include: Urban Honey, Family Candles, Crocked River Candles, Linda Faye Pottery, Lincoln Clouser Flower Farm, Naturally Magic Soaps, Have-a-Hive, Tiffany Twists, The Wooden Pug, The Citizens of Hale Farm, Pepple and Ripple and more!

Donate to the Akron-Canton Food Bank while at the event and receive a 10% discount coupon valid in the Hale Farm Marketplace on the purchase of Hale Made Ornaments.  Donations can by monetary or food items.

While shopping enjoy dinner with a Café 1810 kitchen takeover by Hofbrauhaus Cleveland.

Admission and Parking are FREE (museum sites are not open)


Holiday Molded Glass Workshops

Fridays: Dec. 3,10,17 |  2-4pm

Saturdays: Dec. 4, 11, 18 | 10:30-12:30pm & 3-5pm;

Price: $82/ $76 members

Explore the magic of forming molten glass into a beautiful work of art! This experience is facilitated by Hale Farm’s expert glassblower; no experience is necessary. During these special winter workshops participants will bring their own glass snowman to life using historic techniques.

Holidays at Hale: Add on a Holiday Lantern Tour ticket after your Saturday glass workshop to create a wonderful wintry evening at Hale Farm & Village! Call for tour availability and to reserve a ticket today: 330.666.3711, ext. 1720. 

Holiday Lantern Tours 2021

Reservations Required

December 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23

December 4th and 11th tours are now sold out!

First tour leaves at 5:20, tours leave every 20 minutes, last tour at 9:00pm

Explore how holiday traditions have transformed over time during this candle-lit tour of Hale Farm & Village. Experience the anticipation of the holiday season as you visit different families throughout the decades of the 19th century and become a part of their historic festivities. After your tour on our picturesque grounds, guests will have a sweet treat to end their evening. To make your reservations please call the Hale Farm Reservation line, 330. 666. 3711, ext. 1720. 

Pricing: $20 non-members, $15 members, $15 child ticket (ages 3-12)


Upcoming 2022 Events & Workshops

Maple Sugar Days | March 12, 13, 19, 20
Explore the sweet side of history and experience the process of sap to syrup production on our historic grounds.  Guests are encouraged to explore the natural beauty the Hale Farm maple sugar bush and outdoor demonstrations including tree tapping, oxen talks, a sugaring camp and the process of boiling sap into sugar and syrup. Historic sites will be open and connecting the history of maple processing to the many facets of 19th century life, as well as ongoing historic crafts and trades demonstrations. More information to come!


Check back for more upcoming events & workshops!

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