Open-TapRoom 15 250wJoin Us for a Time-Honored New England Tradition

Music, Merriment, Munchies, Minutemen!

Date: Saturday, October 5th
Time: 4:00* - 8:00 pm
Location: Jones Tavern - 128 Main St. Acton, MA

Our bill of fare will include libations by True West Brewery & Pony Shack Cider plus scrumptious tidbits and munchies provided by Amazing Grace Catering. Musical accompaniment is provided courtesy of Silverlock.

We'll also launch our Art About Town show - featuring donated works by local artists and artisans.

The festivities begin at 4:00 pm with Iron Work Farm's annual meeting -- Join us as the Acton Minutemen call the meeting to order with a booming salute. When the meeting wraps up, merriment ensues.

Help preserve the 1707 Faulkner Homestead, 1732 Jones Tavern and the history that made Acton great.
View the flyer - and share the event with friends and family!

Donation/admission $25.00 - for adults over 21, includes 3 drink tickets.
Order online in advance and pick up your tickets at the will-call section of the admission table.

*Doors open at 3:30 pm for prepaid admissions. All others admitted starting at 4:00 pm.
Admission for under 21/children is FREE.

Thanks to our 2018 OTR sponsors:

Can't make it but still want to support IWF and Open Tap Room? You can make a donation, thank you!

IWF Historic Museum events and Open Houses 2019


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Robbins ride 80wSunday, April 14 - Robbins Ride

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Historic House Museum Tours (Fourth Sundays)

  • April 14
  • May 26
  • June 23
  • July 28
  • September 22
  • October 27
Iron Work Farm welcomes volunteers at Jones Tavern and Faulkner Homestead for many different activities; can you help out?

Check out the Volunteer page for more info - or contact us with your areas of interest.