Programs and
Special Events


Virtual Heritage Day

Date: July 4, 2020
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: FREE!

Heritage Day is a July 4th community celebration of Platteville’s rich history and bright future that draws more than 700 visitors annually. This year, we invite you to celebrate Heritage Day in a new way: virtually!


No-Show Miners Ball

Date: September 5th, 2020
Time: 5 p.m.
Cost: $50

We carry on the tradition of this classic Platteville dance celebration — except this year you can enjoy the Miners Ball from the comfort of your own home, with no formalwear required! Tickets cost $50, and each participant is entered in a raffle for cash prizes and more, with a grand prize of $1,000 cash!

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Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | July 1 - October 31

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