Country Events: Harness Racing, Hoedowns and More

From hoedowns to husking bees, these country events brought the rural community together for fun and fellowship.

Maple Sugaring
Maple-sugaring time meant a combination of hard work and fun. In late winter with snow still carpeting the ground, country people set off for the woods equipped with freshly washed buckets, tapping irons and sap spouts.
Illustration Courtesy Voyageur Press