Poe's Tavern Pioneer Days Set For May 31

Monday, May 19, 2014

The city of Soddy-Daisy Parks and Recreation Board and Horsin’ Around Carving School will host Pioneer Days on Saturday, May 31, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Poe’s Tavern Historical Park.  The park is at 9835 Dayton Pike, next door to the Soddy-Daisy Municipal Building. 

Pioneer Days is an event to celebrate the community’s past with demonstrations of authentic craftsmen and pioneer era artisans, wood carvers, historical information, music, food and more. 

There will be activities for the entire family.


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