6944 S. Military Road
Saturday and Sunday, October 19 & 20 will be an exciting time at Wellington Farm near Grayling, for that is the day that their monster trebuchet will throw pumpkins for the second time. This new siege machine was designed and constructed by Roger Blackford, Maintenance Supervisor, at the 60-acre living history farm. The monster trebuchet will be chunkin' punkins all day. Wellington Farm, USA opens at 9am and the first test fire is scheduled for 10am. If all goes well, the trebuchet will throw pumpkins every hour on the hour throughout the day and again on Sunday, October 21. Price of admission is $7.50 for adults and $5.50 for students and seniors which is regular park admission. For those people who want to shoot the trebuchet, ammunition will be available for purchase.