About Old Time Winter on the Farm at O’Bannon Woods State Park

“Old-Time Winter on the Farm,” features an 1850s hay press demonstration. This family-friendly event takes place at Hickory Hollow Nature Center within the O’Bannon Woods State Park. The main feature is a demonstration of the nationally unique 1850 hay press, which is run by Forest and Gump, the park’s short-horned oxen. The hay press demo is at 1 p.m. Attendees will be able to meet, greet and get their photo taken with the oxen. The park’s Living Pioneer Farmstead features a working blacksmith shop, pioneer homestead, tomahawk throwing and a variety of pioneer demonstrations. All activities are weather dependent and road conditions permitting. Event is free, gate admission applies, $7 for Indiana residents and $9 for out of state