Iron Mission Days - Happy Birthday Cedar City!

 Rag Dolls

Rag Dolls

Frontier Homestead State Park, where history becomes your story, in partnership with the Cedar City Corporation celebrates the founding of Cedar City with a day of hands-on activities designed to honor the spirit of our community and those that created opportunities for our growth. Enjoy the cool, crisp fall air on Saturday, November 3rd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm as Frontier Homestead hosts its annual Iron Mission Days. The cost is $5.00 per family or free with a museum membership.

 Our Museum Blacksmith

Our Museum Blacksmith

 Pioneer activities, crafts for kids, and living history demonstrations will be available. Sheriff Shawn will be here with his gun-spinning skills. Living history demonstrators will be showcasing frontier medicine and Civil War era weapons. Staff will be showcasing tomahawk throwing, dipping candles, baking in the wood-fired bread oven, and our Museum Blacksmith, a local flint knapper, and the Sagebrush Fiber Artisans will be on hand. Additionally, visitors will be able to dip candles, pitch horseshoes, create rope, ride in a Model A, make the park’s well-known rag dolls, and of course get a slice of birthday cake.

Saturday, November 3rd promises to be a fun-filled day of adventure for the whole family. Make history your story and connect with the traditions, knowledge, ideas, and activities of the past by joining us for Iron Mission Days.