National Log Cabin Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: June 29, 2017 is National Log Cabin Day.

Log Cabin Day

Log Cabin Day urges us to pointer far from a world of computers, power lights, as well as interior plumbing system to welcome and experience a less complex existence.

Palmer Park's Log Cabin Day is this Sunday
Palmer Park's Log Cabin Day is this Sunday

If you're anything like us, you're probably already plying together plans for the weekend, hoping to get the most out of the two free days you have each week. Well, here's an event to consider for this Sunday. Log Cabin Day celebrates the historic log ...

Michigan Log Cabin Day draws a crowd in Detroit
Michigan Log Cabin Day draws a crowd in Detroit

People stand in line Sunday for free Guernsey Dairy's ice cream during Michigan Log Cabin Day at Palmer Park. This festival is once a year when People for Palmer Park open the doors to the 1880's cabin — the only authentic log cabin in Detroit. People ...

Log Cabin Day set for June 28
Log Cabin Day set for June 28

Bob Dean, Tim Carroll and Carolyn Lewis pay a visit to the Hessler Log Cabin on Old Mission Peninsula. Courtesy photo. OLD MISSION – Log Cabin Day will be celebrated statewide on Sunday, June 28 at historic log cabin sites across Michigan.

Log Cabin Day set for June 20
Log Cabin Day set for June 20

The event, which is held at the society's log cabin located on Westbrook Street, is part of this year's East Sparta, Pike Township and Sandyville bicentennial celebration. Historical items are placed throughout the cabin for visitors to peruse. This ...

A Rare Treat: Visit the Log Cabin at Palmer Park This Sunday
A Rare Treat: Visit the Log Cabin at Palmer Park This Sunday

Designed by architects George D. Mason and Zachariah Rice, Palmer Park's log cabin isn't so much a rustic retreat as it is a Victorian house with log exterior. Trees from local woods were chopped down and then used as a facade of sorts for the home ...

Century-old log cabin changes spots in Le Mars
Century-old log cabin changes spots in Le Mars

Historic re-enactor Loren Harrington of Le Mars, Iowa, walks alongside the historic Joy Hollow Log Cabin as it moves south on Central Avenue in Le Mars on Friday. Morrow's House Moving of Jackson, Neb., moved the cabin from the Plymouth County ...

A smooth move: Log cabin travels to new site at museum
A smooth move: Log cabin travels to new site at museum

For several years, the museum had staffed the log cabin during the Plymouth County Fair with displays and activities. The museum is already planning a Log Cabin Day for Saturday, June 20, and will include Pie on the Porch, an activity volunteers ...

Century-old log cabin will be moved in Northwest Iowa this week
Century-old log cabin will be moved in Northwest Iowa this week

Museum officials will host a Log Cabin Day on June 20, as part of the annual Le Mars Ice Cream Days festivities. Historical demonstrations will be held that day. The cabin was built about 1900 by Judge J. L. Kennedy, of Sioux City. It was moved from ...

June 29, 2017 is also Camera Day