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 Coordinator.

Celebrate Robert Newell’s Birthday! Saturday, March 30th, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Regular admission

The original owner of the 1852 House Museum, Robert Newell, was born March 30, 1807. Every year we celebrate his birthday and his legacy in Oregon. This year we are excited to share a hearth cooking demonstration!

Mother’s Day Tea: Saturday, May 11th, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

$35 by Reservation

Join us in celebrating Mother’s day in style at our annual high tea! Enjoy good tea, good company, and lovely views in Rebecca’s Tea Porch. Seating is limited, so be sure to contact to reserve your spot! Payment due in advance.

Old Fashioned Independence Day! Thursday, July 4th, 4:00 – 6:00 PM


Stop by and enjoy an Old Fashioned 4th with the ladies of the Daughters of the American Revolution. There will be music, food, and company as well as our annual pie contest and auction. We will also have some old fashioned activities for kids to enjoy!

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Village Faire Celebrating Constitution Week: Saturday & Sunday, September 21st & 22nd, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Free Saturday, Regular Admission Sunday

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!

Halloween Event! October 26th, TBD

Harvest Dinner: Saturday, November 16th, 1:30 – 4:30 PM

$35 by Reservation

Join us for an evening with good old fashioned food and company. Our annual Harvest Dinner is one of our most popular events, join us with your friends and family! Contact and make your reservations, payment due in advance.

Candlelight Tour: Saturday, December 7th, 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!

Yuletide Tea: Saturday & Sunday, December 13th & 14th, 1:00 – 3:00 PM

$35 by Reservation

Celebrate the holiday season with our annual Yuletide Tea. It’s high tea with a seasonal twist! Contact to make your reservations! Payment in advance.