FREE Events • FREE Museum Admission
- Join us for a variety of DEMONSTRATION DAYS throughout the year.
Watch and learn historic activities and traditions at the Log Cabin, throughout the grounds, or inside the Museum.
- Made possible with support from the Northwestern Ohio Tractor Pullers Association
Log Cabin | Blacksmithing | Amateur (Ham) Radio | Tractor Show | Oil Derrick | Living History Along the Portage
THE WOOD COUNTY MUSEUM IS NOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.
Demo Days Sponsorship
Sponsorship of the Demonstration Days Series helps the Society offer these programs at no cost to the public, while promoting your business through our vast marketing outlets. These hands-on experiences are family-friendly.
LIVING HISTORY ALONG THE PORTAGE
- Wood County Museum
- Saturday, May 22, 9 AM - 5 PM | Sunday, May 23, 10 AM - 4 PM
- Costumed interpreters portray life during the exploration of the Northwest Territory and the Ohio Country, especially along and near the Portage River in Wood County. Outdoor demonstrations are free and open to the public. Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission. Museum admission is always free for members.
POWER OF YESTERYEAR TRACTOR SHOW
- Free Family Event at the Wood County Museum
- Saturday, June 5, 10 AM - 5 PM | Sunday, June 6, 10 AM - 3 PM
- Tractor display and farm hand tools
- Farm-themed demonstrations include corn shelling, plowing, tillage work, and Sunday planting
- Kiddie pedal pulls
- Museum open 1-4 both days with free admission. Museum admission is always free for members.
- Power of Yesteryear website
AMATEUR RADIO FIELD DAY
- Boom Town Area at the Wood County Museum
- Wood County Amateur Radio Club website
BLACKSMITH OPEN FORGE DEMO
- Boomtown Area at the Wood County Museum
- Visit the official Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths for more information about this organization.