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Top 25 Reasons to Attend the 25th Annual Pioneer Days Event

Posted by Krystal McIntee on Nov 4, 2016 10:30:00 AM

Every once in a while an event rolls around that you just don't want to miss...this year, that event is the Osceola County Historical Society's 25th Annual Pioneer Days Event!

Here are the Top 25 Reasons to Attend the 25th Annual Pioneer Days Event!!Lanier_House_2.jpg

1. Learn the History! Osceola County is full of rich history. Pioneer Days allows residents and visitors to better understand the Pioneer families and what life in the 1800s would have been like without air conditioning and cell phones. 

2. Help us celebrate our anniversary. Pioneer Day is actually TWO days this year!! We are celebrating our 25th Anniversary with a special TWO day event.

3. Save on admission with this great FREE event! That’s right, we are offering free admission to the Pioneer Village. Friday and Saturday, November 11th and 12th from 10AM to 4PM. FREE ADMISSION AND FREE PARKING!!

4. Family Friendly! We welcome all ages, young and old!

5. Learn a new trade. Watch a Blacksmith in action! Black_Smith_in_the_Shop.jpg

6. Start a new tradition… make it a tradition to attend our annual Pioneer Day event! Make new memories and watch history happen!

7. Take a step back in time and learn how to churn butter.

8. Children will be able to participate in fun crafts, story time and perform daily chores in the interactive Kids Zone.

9. You can make your own Rope! Making_Rope_at_Pioneer_Day_2014.jpg

10. Stroll through our Pioneer Day Art, Crafts and Market on Saturday. Vendors will display products made or grown locally.

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11. Tase some delicious BBQ from Big John's Rockin' BBQ.Big-Johns-Rockin-BBQ-Logo-300x143.jpg

12. Enjoy the beautiful weather and fresh air at a unique event.

13. Hear stories from the cowboys at the Cow Camp!

14. Hold a baby alligator from Gatorland!!Baby_Gators_from_Gatorland-1.jpg

15. Become a member of the Osceola County Historical Society! Stop by our Membership and Information Booth to learn more.

16. Take a tour through each of the historical buildings and hear the stories behind them.Pioneer_Village_-__Cadman_Complex.jpg

17. Meet Mrs. Cadman in the Cadman Complex!!

18. Meet Seminole Indians! Learn about their traditions while exploring the Chickees in the Seminole Settlement at the Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek.Seminole_Indian-PD_2015.jpg

19. Enter into our Raffle for a chance to win a gift basket valued over $1,000.00.

20. Listen to live music! Enjoy live music by Slickwood while you explore the Pioneer Village. Click here to view the set schedule. Slickwood_2.jpg

21. Learn more about our volunteer opportunities!

22. Enjoy a foot long Hotdog from Southern Breeze! Yummy!!Hotdog_Photo_from_Southern_Breeze.jpg

23. Watch live dance preformances from Dance Central School of Dance Arts!! Click here to see their performance schedule.

24. Meet a Knight from Medieval Times!!

25. Receive a FREE GIFT. (Mention this blog- The Top 25 Reasons to Attend the 25th Annual Pioneer Days Event at the Infomation Table during Pioneer Days) * One gift per person while supplies last. No Cash Value.*


 Special thanks to our Sponsors:

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Topics: Osceola County Historical Society Membership, Educational, Kid Friendly, Osceola County History, 25th Annual Pioneer Days Event, Free Admission, Pioneer Village

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The Osceola County Historical Society is focused on preserving Osceola County’s rich, cultural history while sharing it with others. This blog is perfect for just that. 

Remember, here you can find information on:

  • Osceola County History
  • Pioneer Families
  • Events at the Welcome Center and History Museum
  • Much, much more!

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