Throughout the year, Newlin Grist Mill hosts a number of special events and program series, ranging from family-friendly festivals and reserved-seating dinners to bird walks and historic demonstrations. No matter what your interests, chances are that you will find something to love!

For information about Newlin Grist Mill’s regular program series, click here.

For information about Newlin Grist Mill’s special events, click here.

Archaeology Festival
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Archaeology Festival @ Newlin Grist Mill

Join us for a day of archaeology fun and discover the rich archaeological heritage that lies beneath our feet! This annual event is held in partnership with the Delaware County Planning Department.

Activities include:

  • Assist archaeologists with excavations
  • Clean artifacts in the lab
  • “Kids Dig” and Pottery Assembly
  • Archaeology displays & exhibits
  • Food vendors

Free admission

Fall Harvest Festival: “Food Traditions, Past & Present”
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Fall Harvest Festival: "Food Traditions, Past & Present" @ Newlin Grist Mill

Historic Demonstrations: 10am-4pm,
Food Festival: 11am-7pm

A local favorite, this event provides fun for the whole family!

This year’s festival will feature a wide variety of historic skills and trades demonstrations. The theme “Food Traditions Past and Present” will include cooks, bakers, and beverage experts. Foods and cooking from the 18th century will be featured, along with the trades that made it possible to put food on the colonial table.

New this year, contemporary artisans who maintain these food traditions today will showcase their products. The area’s top chefs will be competing in food challenges.

This year’s festival is being co-sponsored by Visit Delco, PA.

Admission is free for all ages. Parking is $5 per car.

You are donating to : The Newlin Grist Mill

How much would you like to donate?
$10 $25 $50
Would you like to make regular donations? I would like to make donation(s)
How many times would you like this to recur? (including this payment) *
Name *
Last Name *
Email *
Additional Note