Built in 1871 The Hormel Historic Home strives to preserve the Home and History of the George A. and Lillian Hormel Family. Our mission is to maintain the home and to honor the family legacy of Hospitality, Music/Arts, Education, and service to the community.
Monday, December 12
History Happy Hour
Holiday Stories and Songs, and the History Behind Them
Presented by Lisa Deyo, owner of Sweet Reads Book and Candy Store and Morgan Dickman, President of the Austin Symphony. This event will take place in the historic living room so space will be limited. Please call to reserve your spot.
Free for members of HHH, Mower County Historical Society and Friends of the Library.
$5 for non members.
Light snacks. Cash Bar.
Tuesday, December 20
Hearth & Home Series
Holiday Treats and Traditions
Presented by area residents, you will taste treats and hear stories about a variety of holiday traditions including German, Pennsylvania Dutch and Hispanic.
Saturday, December 17
Big Band Holiday Swing
If you are planning to attend the Christmas At Home event at the Paramount on the 17th, why not extend your musical experience by listening to Austin's Big Band from 4:30 to 6:30 at the Hormel Historic Home.
Enjoy music, dancing (with instruction) and light snacks by 3B Catering.
$12 per person for this added holiday event. Cash bar will be available.
Purchase tickets here
Visit A Handmade Christmas @ the Hormel Historic Home on December 2 and 3. We are happy to be the site for the 2nd year in a row for this creative and unique event. Click here for more information.