Join the Tread of Pioneers Museum the first Tuesday of every month, October through April, at 5:30pm at the Butcherknife Brewery (2875 Elk River Road) for our most popular event series called “History Happy Hours.” The event takes the rowdy and raucous side of Routt County and Colorado history out to the community and into beloved happy hour.
Oct. 1: “Western Con Men and Women in the 19th Century” with Frank Dolman
Nov. 5: “The 1865 Battle of Julesberg” with Ray Sumner
Dec. 3: “Raucous Colorado” with Randi Samuelson-Brown
January 7: “The Life of a Madam in Oak Creek” with Paul Bonnifield
Feb. 4: “Rowdy Routt County” with Laurel Watson, Hayden Heritage Center
March 3: “Ann Bassett: Colorado’s Cattle Queen” with Linda Wommack
April 7: “Hidden Treasures in Routt County Archives” with Sureva Towler