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Old West Days

 

August 3, 4, & 5

 

Step back in time to the great American west and experience the simple life. Join us for this Family-friendly 3 day festival and learn about 19th century living on America's frontier. 

Daytime admission is FREE!

Hours: Lawn activity 10:00-4:00        BBQ and Bakery 9:00-5:00


Pioneer Encampments

 Visit our Old west and Cilvi Was Rein-actors in their encampments. They will offer an educational glimpse into home-life on the prairie and during the civil war. 

Visit our Old west and Cilvi Was Rein-actors in their encampments. They will offer an educational glimpse into home-life on the prairie and during the civil war. 

Victorian Tea Tent 

 Rest in the shade of our canopy and curtains and let our victorian adorned ladies pamper you with a variety of afternoon delicacies. 

Rest in the shade of our canopy and curtains and let our victorian adorned ladies pamper you with a variety of afternoon delicacies. 

Historical Demonstrators 

 Listen in as our living historians transport your to another age with tales of the westward movement, Dutch oven cooking, antique firearms and much more. View our festival itinerary for listings of all demonstration times. 

Listen in as our living historians transport your to another age with tales of the westward movement, Dutch oven cooking, antique firearms and much more. View our festival itinerary for listings of all demonstration times. 


Festival Featured Activity:

Tomahawk Throwing

Potato Sack Races 

Civil War Band 

Berry Picking 

Nature Trails 

Little Seedling Ranch Petting Zoo

Pioneer Encampments

 Victorian Tea Tent

 Old Timey Music

 Historical demonstrations

Mercantile Gifts

Merchant vendors

 Carriage rides

 Horse Back Rides

Candle Dipping

Toy Making



Chuck Wagon Supper Show 

August 4

6:00-9:30

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Grab your place under the stars as we celebrate the music and food of the West. 

This, our longest running dinner event, is a true Riley family favorite. Dine on a hearty chuck wagon supper and let the cowboy ballads and poetry of yesteryear transport you to the days that Gene Autry and Roy Rogers represented 

5:45 Check-in and Hard Cider bar 

6:00 Prairie starters and roping 

6:30 Tumbleweed the Cowboy Poet 

6:45 Grace and dinner service 

7:00 Riley's Mountaineers and Friends 

7:30 Poker Tent 

8:00 Dutch Oven Cobbler 

9:30 Happy Trails and Good Night

Vittles: 

A Variety of prairie starters

Prime steak fresh from the Chuck Wagon, Garlic Roasted Dutch Oven Potatoes, Cowboy Beans, Hot Batter Biscuits, Freshly churned Butter and apple butter. 

Peach and berry cobbler straight from the dutch oven to your table

Serving: Fresh pressed apple cider, Sweet Lemonade, Mountain iced water, and cowboy coffee. 

Oak Glen Cider Company Libations available

 

Note: Dining will be outside (in Blue Sky Park) on picnic tables. 



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