Special Events

Independence Day

When: Fri., July 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 2014

Pomp, music and merriment are all part of the day’s July 4 festivities, highlighted by the swearing in of new American citizens on the steps of the Town Hall. Throughout the day, join in many family-fun activities like the egg toss, sack races, and pea-shooter contest. Visit with the farm animals including the museum's brand new baby lambs! Hear a musicial concert by the Geneseo Cornet Band. Sign up for the pie-eating contest - an annual tradtion at the museum - or cheer on the contestants as they eat their way through warm apple pie! Contest begins at 3pm at the Livingston-Backus House.