Arbor Lodge State Historical Park, 2600 Arbor Dr., will host Living History weekends from Sept. 29 through Oct. 28.
This 38th annual series of special weekend events gets underway on Sept. 28 and 29 with Table Creek Rendezvous from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Mountain men and women will return to Arbor Lodge for a weekend of blacksmithing, butter churning, bread making, tomahawk throwing, rope makes and native beadworking.
On Oct. 6 and 7, Pioneer Days will be celebrated from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Demonstrations and displays will include vintage kitchen gadgets, rag dolls, frontier education, and blacksmithing.
“Celebrate the Mortons” will be the weekend theme Oct. 13 and 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Delve into the history and talents of the former residents of Arbor Lodge.
Topics of exploration will include painting, sewing, needlework, cooking, entertaining, education, farming, and business.
The weekend of Oct. 20 and 21 will be “All About Salt” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Discover the amazing evolution of salt and how Morton Salt revolutionized the industry.
Also learn about some salty superstitions that have been passed down through the years.
This year’s events conclude with “Vintage Halloween” on Oct. 27 and 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Take part in a weekend of fun and frivolity focusing on vintage Halloween customs, games, crafts, and decor.
Mansion hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Admission to Arbor Lodge is $8 for adults and $6 for youth ages 3 to 12.
Call 402-873-7222 for more information.