News Releases

12/3/2013 - Holiday Festivities at the Smoky Hill Museum

Exhibit Information: Nona Miller
Phone: 785.309.5776 (day)

General Museum Information: Susan Hawksworth, Director
Phone: 785.309.5776 (day) 785.825.6306 (evening)

Holiday Festivities at the Smoky Hill Museum
Event Title: Holiday Open House
Date: December 7, 2013
Time: 1:00-3:00 pm
Location:  Smoky Hill Museum, 211 W. Iron, Salina, KS 67401
Admission: Free

Bring the whole family and enjoy a heartland holiday with carriage rides, a pioneer Santa, music, crafts, and refreshments during the Smoky Hill Museum free Holiday Open House, Saturday, December 7, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Special music by Salina singer and songwriter Ann Zimmerman will bring a festive touch to this come and go event. Bring you camera for a photo with Pioneer Prairie Santa. Get creative with some special make-and-take crafts and be sure to enjoy delicious refreshments.
Free horse-drawn carriage rides by Country Boys Carriage & Prairie Adventures will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. You will need a ticket, which will be available in the Museum during the Open House. The free carriage rides are sponsored in part by the Salina Downtown Merchants.
Stop by the Museum Store for your holiday shopping. An extensive array of gift-giving ideas abound, including made in Kansas food items, gift baskets and the ever-popular wheat weavings and Coburn pottery. For more information about the event or store merchandise, call 785-309-5776.
For needed accommodations, please call Nona Miller at 309-5776 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities.  For material or speech access, please call at least 5 working days prior to the event.