Old Capitol Storytelling Festival
Independence Day Festivities
Pioneer Dance: Friday, July 3, 2020 Museum Legislative Hall, Free
City Celebration: Saturday, July 4, 2020 – All day. Park grounds, Free
Join us for a family-friendly pioneer dance in the Legislative Hall at Territorial Statehouse State Park. Then, on Independence day, bring your family back to enjoy the parade and a full day of activities and fireworks at dusk, sponsored by Fillmore City and Territorial Statehouse State Park. Museum entry is free on Independence Day.
Annual Old Capitol Arts and Living History Festival
September 6-7, 2019
Territorial Statehouse State Park Grounds, Free
For over 20 years, the Old Capitol Arts and Living History Festival has been a destination for thousands. A strictly-curated selection of fine arts vendors, musicians on two stages, living history reenactors, and Native American cultural demonstrations are the highlight of this four-day festival. Also, a fine arts show, children’s activities, food court, birds of prey demonstrations, and more! Full schedule available in mid-August.
Day of the Dead/Dia de Los Muertos
November 2, 2019 All Day
An altar will be on display in the park and visitors are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items in honor of a passed loved on to place on the altar. All foods will be donated to our local food bank. We will have children coloring activities, face painting, food vendors and music.
Shadows of the Past Candlelight Tours
October (dates TBA) 7:00 – 9:00 P.M.
Territorial Statehouse State Park Museum, $1 per person
Our annual event where we bring out our creepiest artifacts and tell our most haunting stories. Travel through the historic Territorial Statehouse with candle in hand, stopping in each room for a unique history lesson.
Old Time Christmas Family Night
December 2, 2020 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Old Rock Schoolhouse at 100 S 100 W, Free
Bring your family for an evening of traditional pioneer art projects, string popcorn and cranberries on the tree, enjoy homemade treats and hot cocoa, and mingle with neighbors.
Utah Statehood Day Dance
Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 P.M.
Museum Legislative Hall, Free
Wear your finest dress or suit and celebrate Utah’s 122nd birthday with a traditional pioneer dance!