The Second Annual Old Dominion Days
- September 11-14, 2019 -
“Experience Arizona’s Golden Age”

Mine Tours, Food, History Presentations, Demonstrations, Dolan Ellis “Arizona’s Official Balladeer”, Lectures, Cheese Boat Day, Workshops, Music at the Museum, Family Activities, Exhibits, Copper Ball.

2019Dolan Ellis

- Dolan Ellis -
Arizona’s Balladeer

Dolan has written several hundred ballads and songs about interesting people, little known places, and special moments of Arizona.

Photo from https://www.hungryforever.com/recipe/cheese-boat-recipe/

- Cheese Boat Day -
Cheese Boat Luncheon

Order them by the dozen or have a cheese boat lunch at the picnic grounds of the museum beginning at 11:30am on September, 12th!

2019CopperBall

- Saturday Night Spectacular -
Copper Ball

Get Ready for The Grandest Ball of Them All, it’s the newest activity to this years Old Dominion Days. Tickets at the Museum

2019 Schedule of Events

All events are held (or start) at the Museum Grounds unless otherwise noted. Most events are FREE to the public, donations welcome. Schedule subject to change.

Wednesday, September 11th

8:00am - Dutch Oven Breakfast Veterans & First Responders Appreciation - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

9:00am - Opening Ceremonies Museum

10:00am - Old Dominion DaysHistoric Photo Display “Globe Fire Department.”

10:00am - History Presentation “Who’s Charles Witcher” – Lynne Perry

3:00pm - History Presentation “The Pearl Hart Story” – Vern Perry

4:00pm - Mine Tour (guided surface Old Dominion Mine) - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

5:00pm - Cobre Valley Center of the Arts Opening Old Dominion Photo display

6:00pm - Chuck Wagon Grub Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

7:00pm - Music @ the museum Dolan Ellis, “Arizona’s Balladeer”

Thursday, September 12th

10:00am - “Cheese Boat Day”

10:30am - History Presentation “The Flood of 54 - Memories” – Linda Lopez

11:30am - Cheese Boat Luncheon at Museum Picnic Grounds - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

1:30pm - History Presentation “The Million Dollar a Mile Highway” Rick Powers

4:00pm - Mine Tour (guided surface Old Dominion Mine) - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

6:00pm - History Presentation - Old Dominion Mine - Vern Perry / Chamber Conference Room

7:00pm - History Presentation - Old Dominion Mine park story - Thea Wilshire

Friday, September 13th

8:00am - Dutch Oven Breakfast Teacher Appreciation - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

9:00am - Workshop -Care n’ Cleaning Dutch Oven Cooking Equipment

10:00am - Kids Day - Old Fashion Fun Museum Picnic Grounds

1:30pm - History Presentation “From Taming the West to Pioneer Propriétaire” Lee Anne Powers

4:00pm - Mine Tour (guided surface Old Dominion Mine) - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

6:00pm - Steak Fry Museum Picnic Grounds - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

7:00pm - Music @ The Museum “Bill Roten & Friends”

Saturday, September 14th

8:00am - Run for Youth (Benefit Globe/Miami Youth Club) @ Old Dominion Mine Park

8:00am - Farmers Market Museum Picnic Grounds.

9:00am - Globe Post Office Tour N Talk

10:00am - Mine Tours (guided surface Old Dominion Mine) (Last 4:00pm) - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

11:30am - History Presentation Globe Fire Department History – Chief Gary Robinson

1:00pm - Old Dominion Miners Lighting Todd Towne of Capstone/Pinto Valley Mine

2:30pm - History Presentation The Irish at the Old Dominion Mine – Janice Ryan Bryson

3:30pm - History Presentation Steam Engines in Early Mining – Norm Grable @Museum

4:30pm - Old Dominion Days Raffle Drawing

6:00pm - The Copper Ball Cobre Valley Center of the Arts - Historic Downtown Globe - Ticket only event | Call (928) 425-7385 for tickets

Monday, September 16 Bonus Day

9:00am - St Paul's United Methodist Church - 220 E. Cedar Street A brief presentation of the history of this church and the roll the congregation and historic bell played in the events of Andy Hall’s death and burial.

9:15am - The church bell will toll - as it did on August 21, 1882 as the funeral cortege moved toward the cemetery on the hill west of town.

10:00am - Andrew “Andy” Hall Memorial Plaque Dedication Ceremony - Old Globe Cemetery - Section 4 - Andrew “Andy” Hall Memorial Plaque Dedication Ceremony

1:00pm - Hanging Tree Monument - North Broad Street A brief presentation about this location and the lynching of Grime and Hawley.

2:00 pm - Pioneer Pass - Drive up to Pioneer Pass along with discussion about Pioneer Pass and the route Andy Hall took on the fate full day of August 20, 1882.

Tuesday, September 17 Bonus Day

10:00 am - “Finding Andy Hall” Learn about Andy Hall’s life and Becky’s journey as she embarked on this road of discovery - Globe Chamber of Commerce Presentation by Becky Stephens

- Thank You to Our -
Sponsors

BHP
Capstone/Pinto Valley
Cobre Valley regional Medical Center
Globe Rotary
Pinal Lumber
McSpadden Ford
Dairy Queen
Sullivan Paving
AALL Insurance
State Farm Ins.-Cami Lucero
Pickle Barrel
Globe Miami Community Concert Association
Hoofn’ it Feed
Gila County Supervisor Chairman– Tim Humphry
Dream Pole Construction
Globe-Miami Chamber of Commerce
Pepsi
City of Globe

- Get Your Tickets-
By calling the Museum at (928) 425-7385 

Tickets are required for the following events.  Otherwise most events are FREE to the public, donations welcome. Scroll down for ticket locations.

Old Dominion Guided Surface Mine Tour

$10 / $15 per Person / per Family
  • September 11, 12, 13, & 14, 2018
  • Various Times @ the Museum
  • Operational late 1880's-1931
  • Transportation is Provided

Dutch Oven Breakfast

$10 per Person
  • September 11 & 13, 2019
  • 8:00am @ the Museum
  • Veterans & First Responders Appreciation - 9/11
  • Teacher Appreciation - 9/13

Authentic Chuck Wagon Grub

$25 per Person
  • September 11, 2019
  • 6:00pm @ the Museum
  • Music by:
  • Dolan Ellis, “Arizona’s Balladeer”

Steak Fry

$25 per Person
  • September 13, 2019
  • 6:00pm @ The Museum
  • Music by:
  • “Bill Roten & Friends”

Cheese Boat Luncheon

$10 per Person
  • September 12, 2019
  • 110:30am @ the Museum
  • Cheese Boats Also Available
  • By the Dozen for $25

Cheese Boat by the Dozen

$25 per Dozen
  • September 12, 2019
  • @ the Museum
  • Pick Up Your Cheese Boats
  • By the Dozen

- Pick up your tickets -

Gila County Historical Museum

1330 N Broad St, Globe, AZ

928-425-7385

What happened during the 2018's festivities

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