Lancaster County’s mud sales are in swing, with Bart Township Fire Company holding its event this past Saturday. One of our readers, Lauren Futch, attended, and shares some photos. ย The comments below are hers as well. Thanks Lauren!

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Outside auction activities.

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The quilt auction sold over 300 quilts throughout the day.

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The 50th anniversary quilt. I believe it sold for around $1,000.

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There were dozens of Amish boys with wagons.ย  An Amish friend told me that they use these wagons to haul purchases to people’s cars in exchange for a small tip.

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Some of the young Amish boys with the wagons hauling people’s purchases.

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Crowd looking through the many buggies to be auctioned off.

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Game of “Eck Ball” beginning.

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Watching a spirited game of “Eck Ball” between the Amish and the Mennonites.

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Young Amish boys playing football in a field beside the auction.

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Amish boys line the fence to check out the football game going on.

There are around 20 more of these to come this year. ย Read more on Lancaster County mud sales.


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