Pony Express Festival

Presented By: Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site
Dates: August 27, 2017
Location: Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site
Address: 2889 23rd Rd, Hanover, KS 66945-9634
Phone: 785-337-2635
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Price: Admission is FREE
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Enjoy family friendly games and demonstrations of period skills and crafts. Demonstrators include rope makers, blacksmiths, candle makers, hide tanners, a cooper making buckets, a miller grinding wheat into flour, and archers. Entertainers and musicians will perform throughout the day. A circuit rider preacher will preside over a non-denominational service at 11 a.m. The Pony Express mochila exchange will be reenacted in the afternoon. Admission is free. Wagon rides will be available for a fee. Lemonade, soft drinks, water, pie, and ice cream will be available for purchase.

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

(785) 337-2635 2889 23rd Rd, Hanover Map it
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One of the stops on the Pony Express and a stop along the Oregon-California Trail. Visit the historic building where the... Learn more