Summer 2018

  • Justamere Event – Painting for Preservation – Saturday, June 9th at 1pm                                                                          Create art for yourself while learning to conserve it for the future. This event includes supplies, a guided painting session, tours of the Wilder’s homes and the Museum, refreshments, and direction on how to conserve your painting. Cost is $60 per person. Space is limited. Proceeds benefit the preservation of Mrs. Wilder’s Crazy Quilt. Please call the museum for further information and to buy tickets.
  • Independence Day
    The Fourth of July is always celebrated in Mansfield, Missouri. Parades have been a tradition here since the days of Horses pulling Decorated Wagons and Buggies. Today we all celebrate Independence Day in Mansfield with a Parade, Festival and Fireworks.
  • Justamere Event – Legend of the Blue Willow T-Shirt Making Party – Sat, Aug 4, 2018 at 10 am-3 pm                            Come learn about Laura’s favorite dish pattern and the legend behind it. Participants will make their own t-shirt using imagery from the story. Each t-shirt will be custom made making it a unique piece of art. This is an all ages event. Come and go as you please. Your tickets may be purchased  online  or by calling 417-924-3626.
  • “Laura’s Memories” – An Outdoor Pageant
    Check Listings: The Ozarks Mountain Players present”Laura’s Memories”, an annual outdoor pageant in Mansfield City Park.
  • Traveling Panel Display
    Laura Ingalls Wilder – The Journey of a Pioneer Family Traveling Panel Display.

Fall 2018

  • Fundraising Dinner and Auction - Friday, September 14th                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We are excited to announce that tickets are on sale for the 2nd Annual, “Wilder Dinner”. Our 2018 special guest will be Karen Grassle [Caroline Ingalls, Little House on the Prairie]. Tickets are $85.00 per person for the Dinner or $125 for the Dinner and VIP Reception Add-On. The VIP Reception is an Add-On ticket only and must be purchased in conjunction with the Dinner. Tickets are non-refundable. The Dinner will be held on Friday, September 14th. Your tickets may be purchased  online  or by calling 417-924-3626.
  • Wilder Day – Saturday, September 15th
    Mansfield, Missouri, commemorates Laura Ingalls Wilder.  Join us September 15th, 2018 for our annual celebration commemorating Laura Ingalls Wilder, America’s favorite pioneer girl, and  her cherished “Little House” books. Hear Pa’s fiddle, take a tour of the home – the upstairs of the historic house will be open for touring this day only, and enjoy the grounds of Rocky Ridge Farm.  We hope to see you here! We will have our 5th Annual Fiddle Off on this day as well. This has become an exciting and entertaining event. Please come out and enjoy the festivities.

Winter 2018

  • Christmas at Laura’s - Saturday, December 1st (6-8 pm)
    Christmas Tradition here on Rocky Ridge Farm. Free admission to the Historic Farmhouse featuring vintage decorations.  Pictures with Santa by Laura’s fireplace are available. Tastings from Laura’s own recipes in our Museum Lobby. Holiday shopping in the Bookstore. (NOTE*) If the parade is canceled for bad weather, Laura’s Christmas will be canceled as well. Come celebrate Christmas with us in a most special way!


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