FOR RELEASE: The City of Greeley is proud to begin Centennial Village’s 2018 season with Centennial Celebration, scheduled for Saturday, May 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, May 27, from noon to 4 p.m.
Events held throughout the two-day celebration include blacksmithing and print shop demonstrations, and tours of the historical Stevens-Reynolds, Carpenter and Bolin Houses. The Buffalo Soldiers’ performances will be held at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday.
Centennial Village provides an audio and visual mobile phone tour, available in both English and Spanish, which includes photos and additional information. Individual carrier data rates may apply. Printed tours, also available in multiple languages, can be picked up at the front desk.
Admission to Centennial Celebration is $8 per adult, $6 per senior and $5 per child ages 3 and up. The museum has a special family rate of $18 for a group of five.
Located just south of Island Grove Regional Park in Greeley, Centennial Village Museum is northern Colorado’s 8-acre outdoor living history experience. The museum preserves life in the Colorado high plains region from the last 150 years and is open to the public from the end of May until the beginning of September, with several special events planned throughout the year.
For more information about Centennial Village and the Centennial Celebration event, visit GreeleyMuseums.com or call 970-350-9220.
For more information, contact:
Scott Chartier, Historic Sites Curator