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
The Sagebrush Fiber Artisans provide demonstrations during Sheep to Shawl