Sat, Jun 11|
2022 Annual Open House & Craft Show
Celebrating the 160th year of the Overland Stage Station and local history!
Time & Location
Jun 11, 2022, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM MDT
Virginia Dale, 844 Co Rd 43F, Virginia Dale, CO 80536, USA
About the event
The Theme this year is "Storytellers"
· 9:30 AM Raising of the Flag by Cub Scout Pack #136 -comes to us from Laramie , WY.
They serve boys & girls from kindergarten through 5th grade, developing youth through activities such as
hiking,nature, science, first aid, citizenship, sports and more.
· 9:30 AM Reading of authentic Civil War Letters
· 10:00 AM Vintage Baseball game (with 1864 rules): Rematch of Star Base-ball Club of Colorado Territory vs. (Jack) Slade Sluggers
· 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM - Lunch available to purchase; Drinks available to purchase with Buck ‘N Ears 4-H Club
· 11:30 AM "Origins Story” presented by Fred Rodriguez, Native American storyteller. Followed by Larry Yazzie-Meskwaki Nation, Wolf Clan, Native American Story Teller and Fancy Dancer
· 1:00 PM “Dickerson Sisters” by Brian Carroll
· 2:00 PM "Jack Slade” presented by Historical speaker - Ken Jessen
· 3:00 PM Eva Sue Littleton portraying Virginia Slade
· Live entertainment by fiddler twins Maddie & Ella Zuellig Needle 'n' Thread from 10-11am and 1-2pm.
· Raffle tickets for the Quilt & Henry Rifle will be sold (Raffle: December 11, 2022)
· FREE Admission, but donations of canned food, winter hats, or gloves for Harvest Farm in Wellington would be appreciated.
Vendors and Artisians:
- David & Karen Young - leather
- Pat Ferrier - totes, purses
- Eldon Malmstrom - metal yard work
- Colleen Timpe & Susan Marsh - fiber arts/ jewelry
- Kate Ulam - canvas, metal, wood prints
- Fred Fangmeier - metal yard work
- Kathy Depperschmidt - crochet
- Esther Nance-Beck - diamond painted art
- West Magoon & Tana Libolt - pottery
- Sandy Pratt- dog kerchiefs
- Ed Tempalski - woodworking
- Glenna Brissey - Colorado Lace Guild- demonstration only
- Tracy & Debbie Coleman - blown bubbles, sewn items
- Tom Peacock- his book "Bugly" & artwork
Live entertainment by fiddler twins Maddie & Ella Zuellig Needle 'n' Thread
Vendors and Crafters