Upcoming Events

Posted on: January 17th, 2015 by




Beyer Home Museum Season:  Saturday, May 28, 2017 – Monday, September 4, 2017

The new Carriage House opened in 2016 to wide acclaim.  If you didn’t get to see it last season be sure to come in 2017.  We have continued to add artifacts almost every week, so if you were able to visit, come again.  Guided tours are available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, noon-4:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Closed Tuesday.


Copperfest June 9-11, 2017


OCHS Pie & Ice Cream Social:  Sunday, June 11, 2017

This long-standing event features many choices of pie.  Have it plain or ala mode, or have a sundae instead.  The Elegant Junque tent features a wide variety of collectible items for sale.  Enjoy musical entertainment during the afternoon.


OCHS Art Show:  Saturday, July 22, 2017 – Sunday, August 6, 2017

The 14th Annual OCHS Art Show exhibits art from anyone connected with Oconto County.  Works have used a variety of media including painting, drawing, sculpture, wood working, quilting, knitting, and tatting.  The exhibit hours coincide with museum.


OCHS Cemetery Walk: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 & Thursday, September 21, 2017

This popular event features graveside portrayals of individuals from Oconto of historical significance to the community.  Groups are guided through the cemetery by lantern-bearing guides, adding to the historical ambience of the event.  Refreshments are served at the Beyer Home and Carriage Museum following the portrayals.  The 2017 Walk will be at the Oconto Catholic Cemetery.


OCHS Annual Meeting:  Thursday, November, 2017

The Oconto County Historical Society invites the Public to attend its annual meeting which includes dinner and an informative and entertaining program.  Reservations are made through OCHS.