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Maple March Break for Families

John R. Park Homestead
Essex, ON

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Time: 1:30 PM

Price: $6/adult, $4/child, $20/family

Arrive early, dress warmly and wear boots. Families tour the site with a costumed guide and discover the sweet process of maple syrup and sugar making in the pioneer method. Help carry the sap using pails and a wooden yoke. Try your hand at the brace and bit drill. See the trees tapped and the sap evaporating. Learn the history of this sweet springtime treat as you help to make and taste maple sugar.