Events

Click on an event in the calendar list below for details.

Taste of History

The 7th annual Taste of History Champagne Brunch & Social was Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Headwaters Center in Winter Park.

Click here to for a special thanks and some photos from the 2017 Taste of History >>

Then and Now Exhibits

Have you seen one of the many series of Then & Now photography exhibits around Grand County? Check them out while they’re still on display. Click here for details about Then & Now exhibits >>

May
24
Fri
Down the River: 1869 Powell Expedition Adventures @ Dean Public House
May 24 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We will be one part of the festivities at Dean’s Public House.

Come learn about Powell’s Expedition and Hot Sulphur Springs’ contribution.

Jun
6
Thu
Botany Hike @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mike Crosby will take us on a trek of several areas leading to Parshall in order to view the diverse botany and beauty available in Grand County.

Meet at Pioneer Village and car pool from here.

Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and mosquito repellent.

Space is limited and was booked quickly last year so make reservations soon!!

Free for members and $5 for non-members.

For more information or to make reservations:

Serena@grandcountyhistory.org or

970.725.3939

 

 

Jun
7
Fri
Powell Exhibit Sponsor/ Member’s Opening @ Pioneer Village Mluseum
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for the opening our newest exhibit “Down the River, the Adventures of the 1869 Powell Expedition”.  Come meet some of the people who researched, designed and built the exhibit.  This opportunity is exclusively for GCHA members and Sponsors.

 

 

 

 

Jun
8
Sat
“Down the River, the Adventures of the 1869 Powell Expedition” exhibit opening @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for the opening of our latest exhibit, “Down the River, the Adventures of the 1869 Powell Expedition”.

 

Admission: $6 adults

$ 5 seniors

$3 children

Cowboys and Trains @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Our guest speaker, Scott Chartier from the City of Greeley Museums, will give a presentation on the changing lives of the cowboys during the time of the arrival of the trains in Grand County.

 

Presentations at 10:30A AND 2:30P.

Space is limited, so make your reservations soon.

This is a free event.
Donations are welcome.

 

For more information or to make reservations:

Serena@grandcountyhistory.org  or

970.725.3939

Jul
26
Fri
Historic Day School camp @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

School age children can come and live the historic one-room school experience. In addition to reading, skill development, and etiquette, there will be ice cream and lemonade making as well as traditional games. For more information contact Serena: Serena@grandcountyhistory.org or 970.725.3939.

Free for members.

$10 for non-members.

Space is limited.

Reserve your spot today.

Contact: Serena@grandcountyhistory.org or

970.725.3939

Aug
10
Sat
Tombstone Tales @ Hot Sulpur Springs Cemetery
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Don Dailey will lead us on an historic tour of the Hot Sulphur Springs cemetery.

Enjoy a casual stroll in the cemetery while learning about some of its historic residents.

 

Free for members

$10 for non member’s.

 

Reserve your spot today.

Contact: Serena@grandcountyhistory.org or

970.725.3939

Sep
6
Fri
Preschooler Airport and Aviation History Adventure Day @ Visit Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
Sep 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Learn From Lindbergh and celebrate the anniversary of his epic Spirit of St. Louis solo flight in 1927.
 
At the Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum in the Granby Airport
Oct
30
Wed
Halloween Trick or Treet @ Pioneer Village Museum
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come Trick and Treat to a Old Time School, Blacksmith, Jail, Courthouse and more. Wear your silliest or spookiest costume. Event is Free.