20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village

20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village

20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village in 2020 Earlier this year we started a list of 20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village in 2020. Little did we know the COVID pandemic would still be going strong at the close of the year, which meant several of our reasons to visit could not happen this year, such as the annual Pioneer Day in November. But we […]

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A view of Pioneer Village from the air

A view of Pioneer Village from the air

Thank you Chris Todd for sharing this video of Pioneer Village. Please note: Pioneer Village is on the flight path for the Kissimmee Airport. Flying drones at the village and surrounding Shingle Creek Regional Park is prohibited without the proper permits. Mr. Todd had acquired authorization from the FAA to fly his drone on site and scheduled a time with the Osceola History staff to […]

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Train Day at Pioneer Village

Train Day at Pioneer Village

Celebrating the 131st anniversary of the first train arriving in Narcoossee on July 19, 1889. Entertainment: Live music by Will Yancy throughout the day. Spinning demonstrations by Monica Leibacher. Churning homemade ice cream at 11:30 a.m. Free ice cream for guests while supplies last. Guided tours at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.  Admission: $8 adults, includes admission for 2 children under 12 with […]

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Why You Should Consider Holding Your Wedding at an OCHS Venue

Why You Should Consider Holding Your Wedding at an OCHS Venue

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we have spent the past several months taking a look at common wedding traditions.  We thought it was time to switch gears and look into planning the wedding itself. Join us for a multi-part mini-series as we look into the tricks and traps of planning an outdoor wedding! Couples who are planning […]

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