Historic Drennen-Scott House
The Historic Drennen-Scott House will be open for tours on Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Catch a ride on the Van Buren Trolley to take you through Downtown Van Buren and up to the Drennen-Scott site. Tour this historic house and learn the history of John Drennen, co-founder of Van […]
Downtown JunkFest 2018
Downtown Junk Fest 2018 May 26 & 27, Memorial Day weekend on Van Buren’s Historic Mainstreet there will be hundreds of vendors plus food, live music and entertainment. Vendors will include re-purposed vintage, salvage, reclaimed antiques and boutique items, vintage clothing and more.
Old Timers Day Steampunk Festival 2018
The Old Timers Day Steampunk Festival will be held April 28th & 29th in Historic Downtown Van Buren. EVENT SUMMARY: Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th Professor Jefferson Parker will be riding his Penny farthing (big wheel) bike, posing for pictures and offering rides to the youngsters on his vintage bike. Stilt walkers, jugglers […]
Volunteers Needed: Van Buren Visitors Center
Do you enjoy history and want to get involved in your community? If so, look no further! Volunteers are needed for the Van Buren Visitors Center and River Valley Museum, located in the historic Frisco Depot on Main Street in downtown Van Buren. Duties of the volunteers are to greet visitors and excursion train passengers, […]