An Old-Fashioned Holiday

An Old-Fashioned Holiday takes place Saturday, December 4, 2021 from 3 pm to 8 pm, and Sunday, December 5, 2021 from 2 pm to 6 pm at Vermilion River Reservation (Mill Hollow side), 51211 North Ridge Road in Vermilion, Ohio. Cost is $2/person.

Get in the holiday spirit with some old-fashioned fun-for-the-whole-family at Vermilion River Reservation! Step back in time to the 1860s as you tour the candlelit Benjamin Bacon House Museum. The Brownhelm Historical Association will re-enact the lives of Brownhelm residents as they cook on the fire, share Bacon and Brownhelm history, and perform Christmas carols!

Stop by the Carriage Barn to warm up and take photos beside a majestic 14-foot tall Christmas tree. Outdoor fireside S’mores Stations will be offered for free while supplies last. Light refreshments will be on sale inside (cash only).

Pre-registration for each person is required and includes a take-home Holiday Treat Bag. Limit of 8 people per 15-minute time block. Register at

Outside activities are weather-dependent. For additional information, contact the Carriage Barn at (440) 967-7310.