Harvest Festival

The Sioux Center Heritage Board and the Heritage Threshers and Collectors host a Harvest Festival on a Friday and Saturday, usually the second weekend in September, at Heritage Village. For 2021, it is Friday, Sept. 17 and Saturday, Sept. 18. During the festival, Heritage Village is open on Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., with a variety of activities and demonstrations including:

  • Antique Machinery
  • Small Engine Displays
  • Cast Iron Cooking
  • Sawmill
  • Rope Making
  • Orchard Cider Press and Garden
  • Blacksmith Shop
  • Louie's Leather/Harness Shop
  • One Room Schoolhouse
  • Sod Hut
  • Farm House
  • Roelof's General Store
  • Tree walk (PDF) with over 60 kinds of trees
  • Sorghum Press

In the Barn...Rug Weaving, Cream Separating, Potter, Candle Making, Sorghum Press

In the New Fair Building...Toy Tractor Displays, Musical Instruments by Gary Vander Hart

In the Machine Shed..."Old Time" Music

This event is FREE and open to the public. Email the Heritage Board for more information.

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