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.


Celebrate Robert Newell’s Birthday:  Saturday, March 27, 2021  11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Mothers Day Tea:  Saturday, May 8, 2021  1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

$35 by Reservation  

Join us for a delicious catered tea outside on the south lawn as we celebrate the women in our lives, both  family and friends!  Contact to make your reservations today.  Seating is limited.  

Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration:  TBD

Christmas in July – Crafters Faire:  Sunday, July 18, 2021, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

Free for Faire visitors!    

Beat the Christmas rush and find the perfect gift for someone on your list – or yourself.  Outside event.  Crafters/artisans, reserve your spot today!  For more info, see our  Event Flyer



Village Faire: Saturday, September 18, 2021  11:00 AM – 3:00 PM   Event Flyer


Harvest Dinner: Saturday, November 20, 2021, 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 for 2021.  



Candlelight Tour: Saturday, December 4, 2021  3:30 – 6:00 PM

Regular Admission:  $6/adults; $5 Seniors/DAR/AAA; $3/children 12 & under

The holiday cheer is here! Tour our museums as candlelight gives us a glimpse into the past. Watch as our historical reenactors recreate the 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 schoolhouse. 




Yuletide Tea:  Friday, December 10 and Saturday, December 11, 2021 1:00 – 3:00 PM

$40 by reservation                       Event Flyer

Enjoy our annual Yuletide Tea at the Newell House, decked out in Christmas splendor by Oregon State DAR Chapters.    The sumptuous four-course tea will be served in the dining room.  Live musical entertainment! Contact to make your reservations for 2021.