This year’s Old Home Days celebration will kick off Friday, July 27 with a pulled pork supper at the Methodist Church (5:00-6:30PM) followed by a Band Concert (6:30PM) at Huse Park sponsored by the Enfield-Mascoma Lionesses (weather permitting). For those looking for a relaxing start to the weekend, join Community Balanced Life for sunset yoga at the Lakefront Park at 7PM.
This year will also see the addition of a chili-cook off and
home brew contest from 6-9PM at the Enfield Community Building with
entertainment by DV8.
The festivities will continue on Saturday with an Old Time Flea Market (10AM-3PM) at Huse Park sponsored by the Enfield Outing Club. Our annual Old Home Days parade will start at 11AM and travel from the Lakefront Park site to Huse Park. Floats are encouraged, so please contact us if you are interested! This year’s theme will be “DECADES”. Following the parade, we will hold a Community Picnic at Huse Park. Pack your own or Enfield House of Pizza will have food to order. Follow lunch up with a short stroll over to the Whitney Hall parking lot for dessert at the Ice Cream Social (1-3PM) sponsored by the Library. Enjoy some lake time with Paddleboard Demos and a Community Sail from 2-4PM at the Lakefront Park. Close out what is sure to be a great summer evening at our first Cruise Night, 5-7PM at Huse Park and go inside the Community Building for the return of the wildly popular Home Brew Contest and Chili-Cook off, 6-9PM. Music by local favorite DV8.
Start Sunday morning off right with a pancake breakfast and hike at Whaleback (9AM). Head on over to the Shaker Recreation Fields for the 2nd annual Country Fair (11AM-3PM) featuring a craft fair, crafts and games for kids, story time by the library, music by the Mascoma Guitar Orchestra, and a cookie bake-off. Enjoy one of Enfield’s many trails with a scenic hike up to Smith Pond at 1PM. The family-friendly kid favorite Lockehaven Schoolhouse historic reenactment will take place 2-4PM on the corner of Ibey Road. The Shaker Museum will also host a day’s worth of activities including a historic lecture and a garden workshop.
The Old Home Days Committee is very excited about this year’s activity listing and we hope to see you all there! Full events schedule will be available in print at town businesses starting July 11th or a full list can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/EnfieldOldHomeDays/events
Brittney Cole, Enfield Old Home Days Committee