2017 Calendar of Events
Poplar Heights Farm is fortunate to be able to attract and sponsor high quality events to promote historical preservation while presenting information to the public in interesting and entertaining ways. Our major events for 2017 are listed below. Click on the highlighted event titles for a printable flyers.
Saturday, April 22 - Poplar Heights
Open for the season
- Ribbon Cutting
- 2 new exhibits
- activities, crafts, food & more
Friday, April 28 - Murder Mystery Dinner Party
Saturday, May 6 - Basket weaving class
Tuesday, May 9 - Butler 5th Grade for School Days
Saturday, May 13 - Young Ladies Victorian Tea Party
Wednesday, May 17 - Walk Back in Time
Steamboats a comin' - Free event!
Wednesday, May 24 - Kids Nature Walk - Free event!
Wednesday, May 31 - Scout Archery Day - Free event!
Thursday, June 1 - Archery class - Free event!
Mon - Thu, June 12-15 - Summer Day Camp
Wednesday, June 21 - Walk Back in Time - Road Trip
Friday, June 23 - Murder Mystery Dinner Party
Saturday, June 24 - Nature Day - Free event!
Wednesday, June 28 - Kids r Farmers - Free event!
Friday, June 30 - Corks & Canvas
Thursday, July 6 - Weaving on a Triangle Loom class
Mon - Thu, July 17-20 - Science Day Camp
Wednesday, July 19 - Walk Back in Time
West Point to Ontario, a journey to freedom - Free event!
Wednesday, August 2 - Kids in the Kitchen cooking class
Wednesday, August 16 - Walk Back in Time
An Electrifying Time - Free event!
Wednesday, September 20 - Walk Back in Time
Black Gold - Free event!
Friday, September 22 - Murder Mystery Dinner
Wednesday, September 27 - Creatures of the Night - Free event!
Saturday, September 30 - Basket weaving class
Wednesday, October 18 - Walk Back in Time
Things that go bump in the night - Free event!
Saturday, October 28 - Fright Farm
Friday, November 17 - Baking for the Holidays class
Saturday, December 2 - Yule Log Hunt - Free event!
Saturday, December 9 - Christmas Tea Party for Young Ladies
Additional events are planned and will be posted as soon as times are confirmed. Keep watching here and on Facebook to stay up to date.
Programs subject to change time and date - please double check with office before coming to events not requiring advance registration.
For more information and to register:
call 660-200-5620 or email or visit us at on Facebook
If you would like to receive advance notice and e-mail flyers with full details about our programs, please e-mail us to be added to our mailing list.
Poplar Heights Living History Farm is located at 5250 NE County Road 5004, Butler, Missouri.
In Butler, take Highway H to east to UU Hwy, turn left (north) and follow the signs
(Click here for a Google Map of the farm)
Poplar Heights Farm is a program of the Marais des Cygnes Society, a 501c3 charitable foundation.
All donations are tax deductible.