CLASSES/SPEAKERS LISTED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE
Country Christmas Open House
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Photos with Santa 1-3 p.m., Ronnie Setser Car Show, The Caroling Company performing 10 - 1, Knockerball, Children's activities, petting zoo, barrell train rides, face painting, The Dade City Joy Bell Ringers will perform at 1 p.m., complimentary cookies and punch while supplies last, Food truck and other wonderful concession items, all Museum buildings will be open and will have docents/guides in period costumes, and more!.$5 admission, under 5 free or bring in a new unwrapped toy and get in free.
Raising Cane, A Sweet & Spicy Event
(Making Cane Syrup on site and an International Chili Society Chili Cook-off)
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
More information about the Chili Cook-off will be posted soon.
Farm Festival & Quilt Show
Sat & Sun, February 3 & 4, 2018 9:00 a.m. (10:00 a.m. on Sunday) – 5:00 p.m.
Draft Horse pull on Saturday Only 12 :00 p.m. (New time)
Arrive early, get your spot and enjoy a BBQ Lunch at the museum. Concessions and food trucks!
Limited seating, lawn chairs welcome for the Horse pull.
Hoffman Fabrics Traveling Quilt Exhibiton in the Mabel Jordan Barn
Antique Car Show Sunday Only
“Skirmish at White House ”
mentioned on some websites as "Battle of Dade City"
Civil War Reenactments & Living History Encampment
Sat. & Sun, February 24 & 25, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Skirmishes will emerge from the village and battles will take place at
2:00 p.m. both days (Saturday & Sunday).
The public is invited to tour the authentic confederate and union camps; reenactors are in character.
Get a glimpse of how they lived and what it was like during the Civil War. Traditional period craft demonstrations, Ladies period fashion show, Live Music with "7lbs of Bacon Band”,
Church Service on Sunday Morning
All museum buildings will be open, docents/guides in period clothing in most buildings.
School Day - Civil War /Living History
Friday, February 23, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Schools are invited to schedule field trips
The educational value of this event cannot be overemphasized, so on
Friday February 23, 2018, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. the encampment hosts a School Day.
At the School Day, students may rotate through different stations learning about the Civil War,
cannons, musical instruments, medical hospital units, rifles, Union Camp,
Confederate Camp and the Cavalry to name a few.
To be included in “School Day” activities, your group must pre-register.
Jelly Bean Fling
Saturday, March 31, 2018, 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Photos with Jasper the Easter Bunny (Time TBD)
2017 Pasco County Historical Society Meetings
Every other month, starting in January, 7:00 p.m., usually the 3rd Friday. At the Pioneer Florida Museum in the Mabel Jordan Barn. Enter through Gate 4 at the museum. Different speakers and presentations each meeting. Pot luck - please bring a covered dish, your table service and drink (disposable plate, fork, knife, and spoon). For more information, please contact: historical society secretary, Glen Thompson,(352) 567-7449. Historical society meetings are free and open to the public.
Cards shown above just an example, not actual cards you will make in class.
Card Making Classes, September 30, Oct 21, Nov 18, Dec 16, 2017 usually the 3rd Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the main building. Cost $10 per person, supplies are provided. Class size is limited; please email or contact the museum to reserve your spot 352-567-0262.
Painting with In the Details usually the 2nd Friday of the month thru June 2017
(Will pick back up in 2018 date TBD), 6:00 - 9:00 p.m., in the Mabel Jordan Barn, enter through GATE 4, all supplies included. More information will be posted soon.
Admission varies for special events.
No dogs, please. Service animals only.
Pioneer Florida Museum & Village
15602 Pioneer Museum Road
Mailing address:P.O. Box 335
Dade City, FL 33526-0335