~October 8 ~
Noon to 5pm
There will be Living History Encampment with both Civil War & Mountain Men Trapper Era, along with a full schedule of events that includes, Cider Pressing, & Corn meal Grinding demonstrations. Other demonstrations may include, blacksmithing, woodworking, soap making & the spinning of wool.
Historic Bowens Mills is a privately owned and operated State Historic Site, that receives no state funding. "October Cider Sunday's" are held rain or shine with many inside activities.
ALL CIDER TIME EVENTS INCLUDE: Free Horse Drawn Wagon Ride with admission, Cider pressing demonstrations on the 100+ year old water-powered cider press, stone ground corn grinding demonstrations on the huge mill stones, Pioneer Farm with animals, along with live music in the Log Cabin, many other history related activities. The "October Cider Sunday's" are from noon to 5pm. Gate fee is $5.00 for adults, children 12 years and under $3.00. Hours are Noon to 5pm.
The Old Mill is located
East of the Gun Lake Casino
just 2 miles north of
Yankee Springs (Gun Lake) State Park
at 55 Briggs Rd.
Owen & Carleen Sabin