Corn Grinding Demonstrations & Costumed Mill Tours

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By Jason Matthews

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October 20, 2012 at 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM

Location: 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh NC 27603

Phone: 919-856-6675

Email: yatesmill@wakegov.com

Link: http://www.wakegov.com/parks/yatesmill

Event Description

Saturdays, 10am – 12 pm & 1pm – 4pm and Sundays, 1pm – 4pm
October 20-21; It`s 1863 at Yates Mill, and the yard is alive with activity! Step back in time with our 19th century costumed interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Fee: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free. Tours are not available between 12-1 pm and the last tour of the day begins at 3:40 pm. Pre-registration is encouraged.
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