Pioneer Life Day
July 9 | 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Learn how early settlers adapted to the environment as they settled into their new lives in Upper Canada. Early trades and skills of pioneer life are presented through displays and demonstrations along with hands-on activities. Special activities include a living history trades fair, traditional handcrafts and textile arts with living history demonstrations that include blacksmithing, rope making, cooking and toy making. Fun for all ages in the Backus Heritage Village.