For Immediate Release, Bath, Ohio – Shop local this Holiday Season! Join the fun on Friday December 6 from 4:00pm – 8:00pm for Holiday Market on the Farm at Hale Farm & Village. This annual celebration of the arts features 22 local makers, a café takeover by Hofbrauhaus Cleveland, and an Ohio wine and beer tasting.
Holiday Market on the Farm is an indoor event held in the Gatehouse Welcome Center and new Mary Jane Davis Hartwell Community Room at Hale Farm & Village. Vendors include jewelry artists, candle makers, carvers, glass artists, soap and lotion makers, and a variety of unique fine craft artists. This year a local authors book signing will add to the excitement. Arcadia and History Press published authors Tim Carroll, Julie Thompson, Alan Dutka and Jane Turzillo will be on site to meet guests and sign their work ranging from local Bath Township History to unsolved Ohio mysteries and the history of Millionaires Row.
Hofbrauhaus Cleveland will take over Café 1810 offering a seasonal menu of German flavors. Guests can also enjoy a glass of mulled wine by the fire or sample from a wide range of Ohio beers and wines including Great Lakes Brewing Company, Columbus Brewing Inc., CLE Urban Winery, Debonne Vineyards, NautiVine Winery and more. Entertainment will be provided by Akron favorite, Katy Robinson from 5pm-7pm.
This event highlights the entrepreneurial spirit of our region. Hale Farm & Village artisans using traditional methods for their crafts and trades demonstrate this spirit daily. “Entrepreneurship is a core value that runs through just about everything we do at the museum, from our education programming to the MarketPlace that sells the handcrafted products produced on site,” explains Site Director Jason Klein.
During the festival, guests can shop The Marketplace at Hale Farm & Village, which features handcrafted at Hale items including; hand blown glass ornaments, ceramic mugs, unique iron work and naturally dyed yarns as well as many other Ohio made crafts and holiday themed merchandise.
Admissions and parking are FREE (museum site are not open)
Founded in 1867, Western Reserve Historical Society (WRHS) is Northeast Ohio’s premier storyteller based on its vast collection of the tangible history of Northeast Ohio. It is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit regional historical societies in the nation. It presents the lives and activities of 19th-Century settlers through historic HaleFarm & Village in Bath, Ohio. WRHS offers a wealth of resources to research your family heritage at the Cleveland History Center in University Circle, Cleveland.
Press Release submitted by:
Catherine I. Sterle
Director of Marketing & Sales
Hale Farm & Village
2686 Oak Hill Rd. Bath, Ohio 44210
P.O. Box 296
[email protected] | 330.666.3711 x 1715