Presidential Pathways / Plains

Cane Syrup Day

Dates : 11/21/15 - 11/21/15
Jimmy Carter National Historic Site
300 North Bond Street
Plains, GA 31780

  • Park Ranger Gabe Laster and Francis the mule pressing sugar cane

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  • Sugarcane being fed through the press at the Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm

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  • Syrup kettle at the Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm

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The staff of the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site is pleased to announce the celebration of Cane Syrup Day on Saturday, November 21, 2015. Demonstrations will be presented throughout the day between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. This event will highlight cane syrup making in the "good old days." Demonstrations will include cane stripping, cane squeezing, syrup making, corn shelling, and blacksmithing. Make plans to visit the boyhood farm at Jimmy Carter National Historic Site for Cane Syrup Day and experience what life was like in the 1930s.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 10:00AM - 3:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Free 0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Pets Accepted

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    75, 85

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


    African American, Free Things to Do, History & Heritage, Outdoors & Nature