HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN HEADLINER Fiddles, Vittles & Vino, the annual culinary arts and music festival produced by Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site and Club 9, is following last year’s “booking coup” of the David Grisman Trio with the internationally-acclaimed group Hot Club of Cowtown. This Austin-based Western swing/jazz trio, …
Duke the Belgian Seventeen years ago Duke the Belgian was purchased by Ranch Manager Andy Morris at an auction in Iowa from an Amish man. He and his teammate Dan were two years old when they were brought back to Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site and they were an immediate …
It may be the end of summer, but not the fun. Enjoy a relaxed, old fashioned Labor Day at Rock Ledge Ranch. Monday, September 1st, 2014 from 10AM to 3PM. The Camp Creek Cloud Busters will take on the Denver & Rio Reds with the first pitch taking place at 1PM.
Bring a picnic lunch or buy hot dogs, popcorn, peanuts & ice cream from the vendors. Regular admission prices apply.
Holly Berry House Presents the 36th Annual Folk Art Festival at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site on September 12, 13 & 14 in the Beautiful Garden of the Gods Park. Friday’s hours are Noon to 6pm. Saturday’s hours are 9am to 6pm. Sunday’s hours are 10am to 4pm. Adult admission is $6, Seniors are $5, Children 6-12 are $2. Tickets are good for all three days.
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We arrived early to get a nice spot under a tree, bringing our camping chairs and umbrellas. The meteorologist had predicted rain, but that wasn’t going to deter us from attending the bluegrass festival. It’s one of our most favorite events of the year!
We are pleased to present for the 2014 season a new book by local photographer Bob Macdonald. This book takes the reader through a visual tour of the elegance of proper 1900’s Edwardian through our Orchard House. It comes in both paper and hard bound and is available in limited supply at our general store.
Bring a picnic basket and enjoy the ranch on June 4th before the weekend bustle. We present docents in full attire and tours of our historic buildings. There’s no finer way to learn about history than to experience it. Then come back for the excitement with our annual “Homespun Fun at the Ranch” sheep shearing event on Saturday. Regular admission prices and guidelines apply.
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Thank You! The Heart Strings of 2013 was again pulled by the devastating floods and damaged bridges. We, the Ranch Staff and the Living History Association deeply appreciate your continued support through these difficult times. We value you as members and your understanding. 2014 will see the Ranch open for great family experiences. Together we will build memories and history.
Andy Morris, RLRHS, Ranch Manager and Ron Wright, President, Living History Association
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. But today is a gift. We thank you for your gift!
The History and Symbolism of the Christmas Pudding According to Matthew Walker, Britain’s largest producer of Christmas puddings and the Wickham Primary …