Saturday August 7th, 2021 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Complementary activities include visiting our nineteenth century outbuildings, historic gardens and property, interactions with historic interpreters, food and retail vendor area.
Explore the Smoke House and Milk House on your own, then head over to the Summer Kitchen to interact with our skilled historic interpreters.
Check out what’s been harvested from our heirloom gardens, shop the museum gift store and browse the selection of goods at the outdoor vendor booths along Fahnestock Lane.
Special highlights include Ed Miller’s vintage tractors and an original fully-equipped Conestoga wagon on display (weather dependent).
Add something special to your day by purchasing admission to the Farmstead Dinner, an exclusive V.I.P dining experience inside the restored Fahnestock Barn.
Limited seating available. Separate ticket required. Additional information below.
With so much to see and do at Renfrew, you’re bound to enjoy all that Farmstead Day has to offer. See you at Farmstead Day!
All sales final. Pre-registration not eligible for refund. Farmstead Day is a “rain or shine” event. Activities may be altered slightly to accommodate changes in weather.
Saturday May 1st, 2021 * 5:00 PM
Join Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center and taste your way through history– Pennsylvania German, Irish, Latin American flavors, plus, everything in between: Greek, Korean, Japanese, Italian, and Indian.
Enjoy cold appetizers, hot appetizers, soups, salads, entrees, desserts and beverages from a variety of cuisines in the beautiful 10,000-sq. ft. 11/30 Visitors Center—the former National Bank of Chambersburg, on the square of Chambersburg.
If you think history isn’t fun, you’ve never tasted Franklin County Flavor.
Franklin County Flavor features food from B Street 104, India Café, Inka, Pure & Simple, Trickling Springs Creamery, The Cottage, The Butcher Shoppe, Falafel Shack, The Orchards, Bistro 71, The John Allison Public House, Vinnie’s on 11, Jim’s Country Market, Bulgogi House, Kenzo, Square One, Cheese Haus at Whispering Brooks, The Family Cow, Jordyn’s Café and James Buchanan Pub.
Saturday April 10th, 2021 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate the annual opening of Renfrew for its 46th operating season on Saturday, April 10, 2021!
Activities include tours, horse-drawn wagon rides, live music, historic demonstrations, Becky Dietrich Memorial Art Show, family fun area, and so much more on our 107-acre historic Pennsylvania German farmstead in beautiful Waynesboro.
Our Visitors Center gift shop and exhibit galleries will also be open along with the Royer farmstead outbuildings for all to enjoy. Won’t you join us?
Historic Activities for Families
Tuesday Mornings from 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Select dates starting April 13, 2021 – August 31st
Learn about life on our historic Pennsylvania German farmstead while making fun craft projects inspired by the authentic stories found in our collections, buildings, and landscapes.
Spinning & Weaving
John Bell Pottery
Corn Cob Checkers