Now featured in our special exhibit gallery…
February 11 through May 31 we are pleased to provide H2O Today. This is a touring exhibition created by the Smithsonian Institution and brought to us by Utah Humanities and Think Water Utah. We will have an opening social March 4 at 5:30 and ongoing free activities throughout the exhibition. For more information about this exhibit and the accompanying activities, follow us on social media or contact the park. Companion programming for this exhibit is also sponsored by Central Iron County Water Conservancy District and USU Extension.
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, 4:00 to 6:00 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. March 12, 2022
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. May 7, 2022
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. August 13, 2022
October Haunted Homestead – Cemetery tours, a haunted house, games & activities for the whole family, evenings about a week before Halloween; $2/person, $8/family. October 18 – 22, 2022. Check with us for each day’s offerings. 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 28-30, 2022
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. October 30, 2022
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. November 11-12, 2022
December Holidays at the Homestead – activities and entertainment for the entire family Wednesday through Saturday 5:30-8 each evening, approximately 2 weeks before Christmas $2/person, $8.00/family. December 7-10, 2022
December Lights at the Homestead – Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the park among the holiday lights and decorations, 5:30 to 8:00 each evening December 20 through 24 (excluding Sundays). FREE, Donations Accepted. December 20-24, 2022.
Christmas in the Hunter House
The Sagebrush Fiber Artisans provide demonstrations during Sheep to Shawl