Live in the past at the 45th annual Territorial Fair

Ansley Watson makes a stamped print inside the old print shop at the historic grounds with the Historic Arkansas Museum. Photo KATV

History performances and live demonstrations about Arkansas' Territorial era is free for the public to experience. The Historic Arkansas Museum hosts the 45th annual Territorial Fair on Saturday at the Historic Grounds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Interactive demonstrations and entertainment include:

• Cooking demonstrations

• Guided crafts

• Blacksmithing demonstrations

• Mother’s Day cards in the Old Print Shop with a print block designed by Neil Harrington

• Heifer International petting zoo

• Performances by the Arkansas Country Dance Society

• Music by Suzanne and Jim Hale

• Pioneer games

For more details on the event, click here.

In the interview below, Ansley Watson puts her pioneer skills to the test at the print shop.

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