Frontier Homestead State Park Museum

Events

Annual Schedule of Events

This is a basic guideline of events held at the park throughout the year. Please check with the park before planning event attendance.

Weekly – Tuesdays     Story Time every Tuesday 10:00-10:30 a.m. FREE

Monthly – 2nd Wednesdays      Iron County Historical Society program, 7:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of each month; FREE

Monthly – 1st Wednesdays     Wonder Wednesday, 2:00 to 4:00 on the 1st Wednesday of each month September – April we provide an activity for elementary-aged children; FREE

March     Sheep to Shawl – learn about the process of taking wool from the sheep’s back to yours; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, on a Saturday in March; $2/person, $8/family

May     Archaeology Day – explore the world of archaeology; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on the 1st Saturday of May; $2/person, $8/family

July and August     Enjoy the Southern Utah Watercolor Society exhibit in our special exhibit gallery all month long during July and August, regular entrance fee applies

August     Military Appreciation Day – free entrance for current and past members of the armed forces; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on the 2nd Saturday in August

October     Haunted Homestead, Games & activities for the kids 4:00 to 6:00 on a Friday and Saturday about a week before Halloween; $2/person, $8/family. A free self-guided cemetery tour is available all month.

October     Cedar Livestock & Heritage Festival at the Cross Hollows Event Center, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm usually the last weekend in October – look for our booth for hands-on pioneer activities.

October     Cowboy Church – a fitting closing to the Livestock and Heritage Festival, Cowboy Church is held right here at Frontier Homestead State Park on the Sunday following the Festival, 10:00-11:00 am FREE

November     Iron Mission Days – special community days of living history/pioneer craft demonstrations & hands-on activities, Thursday through Saturday usually the 2nd or 3rd weekend in November $2/person, $8.00/family

December     Holidays at the Homestead – activities and entertainment for the entire family Tuesday through Saturday (times vary) approximately 2 weeks before Christmas $2/person, $8.00/family.

December     Lights at the Homestead – Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the park among the holiday lights and decorations, 5:00 to 8:00 each evening December 21 through 24 (excluding Sundays). FREE, Donations Accepted.

 

Christmas in the Hunter House

FHSP - Christmas

The Sagebrush Fiber Artisans provide demonstrations during Sheep to Shawl

FHSP - spinning