Celebrate the July 4th holiday in our backyard with a day of games, demonstrations, special exhibits, music, and food. Reduced admission ($5) for the Mine Tour and Train Ride. Tours and trains rides offered on a rolling basis throughout the day.  

Free activities include:

  • Music by the Wundo Band from Noon-4:00 p.m.
  • Car display by Southwest Wisconsin Auto Club
  • Hit and Miss Engines & Antique Tractors
  • Demonstrations of spinning wheels, treadle jigsaw, player pianos, mechanical music boxes, gramophones, and gas engines
  • 19th century games, including hoops, horseshoes, graces, croquet, and stilts

Brats, hotdogs, and ice cream will be available from the Platteville Music Boosters Food Stand.