June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The community is invited to kick off summer with AHS! This year’s reimagined event will feature FREE admission with Hickory House picnic dinners and beverages, and ice cream from The Dreamery available for purchase on site (personal picnics are also welcome (no personal alcohol permitted). Guests of all ages will enjoy live music by Buffalo Joe’s Bluegrass Band, demonstrations of the steam engines and other historic machinery, tours of the Zupancis cabin and museum (featuring refreshed exhibits), and activities and games for all ages including visiting farm animals and pony painting with Smiling Goat Ranch, face painting and balloon animals with Kidtoons, an inflatable mechanical bull, and more! Guests can try to win big at chicken poop bingo with Farm Collaborative!This year’s Hoedown is made possible by sponsors Alpine Bank, Event Rents, and Aspen Public Radio, and partners and vendors Hickory House, Smiling Goat Ranch, Farm Collaborative, Kidtoons Productions, The Dreamery CO, and others.
Holden/Marolt Mining & Ranching Museum (near the roundabout, on the Marolt Open Space bike path, across the 7th St. pedestrian bridge).Parking is extremely limited; please walk, bike, bus or carpool! Limited parking is available at Bugsy Barnard Park across HWY 82. ADA parking only onsite.
Free admission, no registration necessary
Dinner and drinks are available for purchase directly from Hickory House; ice cream is available for purchase from The Dreamery
Personal picnics are also welcome (no personal alcohol permitted)