The Autumn in Austerlitz Festival, sponsored by the Austerlitz Historical Society, will celebrate its 20th consecutive year from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9, at Old Austerlitz, 11550 Route 22.

Highlights include a spirit tasting area, farmers market, blacksmith and sheep shearing demonstrations, children's activities, artisans, live music, crafts and games, a silent auction, and food.

Admission is $7 for adults and free for children under 12.

All proceeds from the Autumn Festival go toward maintaining the eight historic buildings.

Information:, or call 518-392-0062.