Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events › Special Events

Events List Navigation

Spring Day on the Farm

May 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

An annual favorite! Come celebrate the opening of our season at Cross Orchards - and spring! Experience spring on a early 20th century working farm with woodworking, woodstove baking, blacksmithing. Stroll through the historic site, enjoy the animals, and flowers in bloom. Wheels West will be here and the Frontier Belles are returning! Mark your calendars so you don't miss this the fun!    Sponsored in-part by:  

Museum of the West Open House and Free Day

May 12

May is National Museum Month! Celebrate YOUR museum by visiting us at Museum of the West! On May 12, we will officially open the historic Placerville Post Office. The post office 1930s façade has been carefully restored and has a special viewing window where you can peer into the past and see the postmistress hard at work in the 1930s period postal room. The new Western Investigations Team exhibit, Western Colorado Mysteries: Case Files from…

Truckin’ on the Farm

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Details to come

Train Show

June 2 - June 3

A joint venture between Cross Orchards, the Grand Valley Model Railroad Club, and the Rio Grande Chapter of the National Railroad Historical Society. More details to come.

31th Annual Dinosaur Day

June 9

Don't miss this DINO-mite event! More information on this fun and family friendly celebration of paleontology soon!   Sponsored by: 

Cross Orchards Concert Series

June 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thomasina Russell Thomasina has performed in many venues in the span of over 29 years of creating and performing music. Her musical influences come from vast diversity of life itself. Her musical experiences include learning and performing with some of the best - Grammy Award-winning songwriter Joe Allen, Hazel Miller, Eddie Watkins Jr., and more. Musical adventures led to Austin where her music was dubbed "Country Blues". She continues to perform around the U.S. Check…

Cross Orchards Concert Series

July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Doubious Brothers     Brought to you by:

Cross Orchards Concert Series

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The King 'n Trio   Brought to you by:

Two Rivers Chautauqua

August 17 - August 18

Cross Orchards Concert Series

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

To be arranged Brought to you by: 

Fall Day on the Farm

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us at our historic site as we celebrate the harvest. More information soon.   Sponsored by:

KOOL 107.9 Monster Mash

October 31 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Western Slope Cowboy Gathering

November 2 - November 3

Authors’ Party

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Christmas Train Show

December 8 - December 9

Grand Valley Model Railroad Club presents... The 30th Annual Christmas Train Show December 8 and 9 December 15 and 16 December 22 and 23 December 29 and 30 10 am - 4 pm Admission: Child/$1; Adult/$4; Family/$7

Breakfast with Santa

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Christmas Train Show

December 15 - December 16

Grand Valley Model Railroad Club presents... The 30th Annual Christmas Train Show December 8 and 9 December 15 and 16 December 22 and 23 December 29 and 30 10 am - 4 pm Admission: Child/$1; Adult/$4; Family/$7

Christmas Train Show

December 22 - December 23

Grand Valley Model Railroad Club presents... The 30th Annual Christmas Train Show December 8 and 9 December 15 and 16 December 22 and 23 December 29 and 30 10 am - 4 pm Admission: Child/$1; Adult/$4; Family/$7  

Christmas Train Show

December 29 - December 30

Grand Valley Model Railroad Club presents... The 30th Annual Christmas Train Show December 8 and 9 December 15 and 16 December 22 and 23 December 29 and 30 10 am - 4 pm Admission: Child/$1; Adult/$4; Family/$7  

+ Export Events+ Google Calendar & ICal Export