Event Details

Event: Summer Heritage Evening at Walker Ranch Homestead
Date(s): 7/16/2016
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: free
Location: Walker Ranch Homestead; 8999 Flagstaff Rd, about 7 miles west of Boulder
Contact Information: Sheryl Kippen, 303-776-8848 or skippen@bouldercounty.org
Additional Information:

Enjoy an evening at the Walker Ranch Homestead. Visit with costumed volunteers as they demonstrate late 1800s rural games and chores such as doing laundry the old-fashioned way, woodworking, and meal preparation. Meet animals up close with the help of a petting zoo. All visitors can participate in chores and games! Please bring a blanket if you plan to picnic since there are no tables at the homestead.

On-Going Activities
• Button Making
• Croquet, Children’s Games
• Laundry
• Log Hewing, Shingle/Shake making
• Calf Roping, Marbles
• General Store; stick horses
• Meal Preparation
• Old Fashioned Milk Shakes
• Butter Churning
• Live Music, singalong
• Homestead Hearth
• Pony Express Petting Zoo

Special Activities
• Guided Tour - 5:30 p.m. & 6:15 p.m.
• Knot Tying - 6:15 p.m.

The event is free and open to all ages. Dogs and bicycles are not permitted on the site.