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September 2020

Fall Homeschool Day

Friday, September 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Celebrate! Fall Homeschool Day is a chance to celebrate many milestones. The Flynn Farm, established in 1870, is now 150 years old. Women received the right to vote 100 years ago, thanks to the 19th…

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interpreters at 1900 farm

Fido on the Farms

Saturday, September 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Living History Farms welcomes dogs to the museum any day of the season, and we'd love to see dogs and owners this Saturday! Bring your well-behaved pup to walk through the 1876 Town of Walnut…

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Applefest & Historic Baseball

Saturday, September 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Join us for a day of family fun celebrating apple harvest season! Visit our historic sites to see how past cooks would prepare and serve apple treats, such as apple butter, cake or pie, and…

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girl eating an apple

October 2020

Victorian Funeral

Saturday, October 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Open 9am-4pm, Funeral procession begins at 1 pm In 1876, the funeral was a pageant of honored traditions! Families gathered to find joy in a public celebration of a life well lived. Join with historic…

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Family Halloween

Friday, October 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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kids in costume posing on a wagon

Family Halloween

Saturday, October 17 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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trick or treaters in walnut hill

Family Halloween

Sunday, October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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halloween guests on a horse-drawn wagon

Family Halloween

Friday, October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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kids in costume posing on a wagon

Family Halloween

Saturday, October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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trick or treaters in walnut hill

Family Halloween

Sunday, October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Friday-Sunday, October 16-18 and October 23-25 (5-8pm Fridays, 4-8pm Saturdays and Sundays) Take part in a 33-year old tradition at Living History Farms' Family Halloween! Join us in the 1876 Town of Walnut Hill to…

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