Newell Pioneer Village offers a number of community events throughout the year! Our public events are listed below, if you would like to host an event at our complex, please contact Ellen Crauthers our Museum Director.


Village Faire: Saturday September 19, 2020  11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Free event

The highlight of fall, our annual harvest festival brings together the past and present! Stay and watch our demonstrations of old fashioned crafting, or stop by our numerous vendors and purchase something for Christmas! Tour our three museums and see how we bring the past back to life!


Harvest Dinner: Saturday, November 21, 2020  1:30 – 4:30 PM

$45 by Reservation

Join us for an evening with traditional Thanksgiving  food and wonderful company. Our annual Harvest Dinner is one of our most popular events –  join us with your friends and family! Contact to  make your reservations!  Payment due in advance.



Candlelight Tour: Saturday, December 5, 2020   3:30 – 6:00 PM

Regular Admission

Holiday cheer is here! Tour our museums as candlelight gives us a glimpse into the past. Watch as our historical reenactors recreate a mid-1800s Christmas. There are even some special activities for kids – cookie decorating in the cabin and stringing cranberries and popcorn for the tree in the school house.



Yuletide Tea: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday December 11, 12 (sold out), & 13, 2019  1:00 – 3:00 PM

$40 by reservation.

Celebrate the holiday season with our annual Yuletide Tea. It’s high tea with a seasonal twist!