The Claude Moore Colonial Farm will host its Autumn Market Fair this month.
At the fair, set for Oct. 20 and 21, visitors can take part in a number of activities set up by the colonial museum and working farm. They can dance and sing to period music; try crafts like spinning and dyeing; turn a piece of wood on carpenter’s lathe or watch the blacksmith in action; test their watercolor and writing skills with the stationer; and play games, among other activities.
The Claude Moore Colonial Farm is located at 6310 Georgetown Pike, McLean. The fair will be open from 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults, $3 for children and senior citizens, and free for children younger than 3 years old. For more information, call 703-903-9330.