Events | Schweiger Ranch
Schweiger Ranch provides diverse, recreational and education opportunities to foster an understanding and enjoyment of the area's cultural and natural heritage through displays, demonstrations, interpretive programs and special events for the greater community.
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Upcoming Events

 

All events are free to the public. 

Registration is required for some events and is noted in the event details.

Schweiger Ranch will offer limited events and activities in compliance with ongoing COVID health orders.  Keep checking back as public health authorities and the State continue to reopen businesses.  

September 19, 2020 – Guided Public Tour | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the history of this longtime homestead, founded by the Austrian Schweiger brothers in 1874. Today, the Schweiger Ranch is owned and operated by Schweiger Ranch Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit, and a protected Douglas County historic landmark. The historic restoration of the ranch house and buildings was completed in 2016. See restorations of the farmhouse, barn and other structures, and learn about the history of the ranch.

Schweiger Ranch is following all State and County Heath guidelines.  Face masks are required to participate.

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September 19, 2020  – Schweiger Ranch Open Day | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Explore the rich history and beauty of Schweiger Ranch with a self-guided tour of the historic property and outbuildings.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the historic house is currently closed to public access.

Schweiger Ranch is following all State and County Heath guidelines.  Face masks are required to enter buildings.

October 17, 2020  – Schweiger Ranch Open Day | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Explore the rich history and beauty of Schweiger Ranch with a self-guided tour of the historic property and outbuildings.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the historic house is currently closed to public access.

Schweiger Ranch is following all State and County Heath guidelines.  Face masks are required to enter buildings.

November 21, 2020  – Schweiger Ranch Open Day | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Explore the rich history and beauty of Schweiger Ranch with a self-guided tour of the historic property and outbuildings.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the historic house is currently closed to public access.

Schweiger Ranch is following all State and County Heath guidelines.  Face masks are required to enter buildings.

Annual Austrian Christmas & Christkindl Market

The Schweiger Ranch Austrian Christmas & Christkindl Market celebrates the cultural heritage of the Austrian brothers who homesteaded Schweiger Ranch in 1874.

Date and additional event details will be added once we are permitted to open for large events.

December 19, 2020  – Schweiger Ranch Open Day | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Explore the rich history and beauty of Schweiger Ranch with a self-guided tour of the historic property and outbuildings.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the historic house is currently closed to public access.

Schweiger Ranch is following all State and County Heath guidelines.  Face masks are required to enter buildings.

Schweiger Ranch Holiday Display of Lights

Come and enjoy the display of holiday lights at Schweiger Ranch daily from 5:00-8:00 pm December 5th – 31st.

Schweiger Ranch is available for school tours and educational events. For more information about scheduling an event, please send an email to info@schweigerranch.org or call 303.790.0557