News & Events
News & Events

Special Events

Our special events promise to be fun for the family, so be sure to mark them on your calendar. Never been to one of our special events? Come check them out! You won’t regret it.

Click here to view the 2014 event calendar!

  • Happy Tails Dog Run

    Happy Tails Dog Run

    The Happy Tails Dog Run will take place at Historic Charlton Park on September 13. You can opt to run/walk the 5k with or without your dog or walk one mile with your dog.

    Race information is available here or here.



  • Walk In The Spirit Pow Wow

    Walk In The Spirit Pow Wow

    Walk in the Spirit Pow Wow September 20-21, 2014 from 10:00am - 8:30pm on Sept. 20 and from 10:00am - 5pm on Sept. 21. The public is invited to experience Native American culture through a traditional pow wow including authentic dancing and drumming, arts and crafts and native foods. Admission is Adults $5.00 and Kids $3.00 ages 5 -12.

    View the event flyer here!







  • Fall Harvest Festival and Tractor Show

    Fall Harvest Festival and Tractor Show

    The Fall Harvest Festival is September 27-28, 2014 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. on both days. The public is invited to experience first-hand the fall harvest techniques and activities from the early-to-mid 1900s. Admission is Adults $5.00 and Kids $3.00 ages 5 -12.

    Vendors: please visit this link for registration information.

  • All Hallows Evening

    All Hallows Evening

    All Hallows Evening October 25, 2014 from 3pm - 6pm. This family oriented event begins with trick - or - treat through the Historic Village. Take a hay ride, enjoy a glass of cider. There will be the annual costume parade, followed by costume judging and awards. Admission is $3.00 per person,12 and under are FREE!

    View the event flyer here!


  • Of Christmas Past

    Of Christmas Past

    Historic Charlton Park’s turn-of-the-century village is the setting for Of Christmas Past! Come out and enjoy the sights, sounds, tastes and activities of the late 1800’s. On Saturday and Sunday, December 13 & 14, 2014, from noon to 5:00 p.m., you are invited to tour the village & enjoy Christmas at Historic Charlton Park.

    Adults and children are welcome to try their hands at traditional crafts and ornaments, including hand-dipped candles. Tour the village in a mule-drawn wagon (additional cost) and stop at the Carlton Center Church to listen to live music. Everyone is encouraged to sample traditional holiday fare, wassail, and fresh roasted chestnuts. The gift shop will feature an array of holiday toys, games and keepsakes for all ages. St. Nicholas will also be stopping by!

    Admission to Christmas Past is $5 for adults and $3 for children 4 to 12. There is no additional cost for crafts. For more information on the Of Christmas Past celebration, contact Historic Charlton Park at (269) 945-3775.

    View the event flyer here!