Saturday, May 5, 2018
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 6, 2018
10:00 AM - NOON
Forged in Fire winner coming to The Landing:
Matthew Parkinson, the winner of the first Forged in Fire series on the History Channel.
Matthew is an internationally known blacksmith and blade smith and is a Journeyman Smith in the American Bladesmith Society (ABS). He will be demonstrating how to forge kitchen knives in the Erie canal era blacksmith shop on Saturday May 5th and 6th.
This blacksmith event is part of a weekend of events for the New York State Designer Blacksmiths with more than 40 blacksmiths from around the state coming to forge at the historic Landing.
Visitors: Adults (Ages 13 - 64) $6.00
Seniors (Age 65+) $5.00
Children (Ages 4 - 12) $3.00
Family (2 adults & over 2 children) $20.00
To Participate in Blacksmith events: NYSDB Spring All-Hands Meeting - Blacksmiths on the Erie Canal brochure. A non-member can sign up for each day’s activities. Sign-up on the day of event. Saturday- $30 fee + $5 guest membership for the weekend. Sunday- $15 fee (no need to pay an additional membership fee as it covers the weekend) For questions or information contact: Mark Teece 315-491-0127 or firstname.lastname@example.org