Syrup Sopping Day in Loachapoka, AL, is Saturday, Oct. 20. Guests learn how syrup is made from sorghum and ribbon cane and then taste biscuits drenched in syrup. Vendors also sell food and arts and crafts at the festival. Mule rides are a highlight for kids while adults watch mules power the mills where the cane is pressed and the syrup is made.
When: 7 a.m.-5 p.m. EST Sat. Oct. 20
Where: Loachapoka, AL. Parking will be available at the Loachapoka Community Center with shuttle buses running to the park between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.