Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Get your Tickets Now - Ranch Celebration Event October 1, 2016

Sunset Sunset John Lorenz

Orient Land Trust is proud to present a Ranch Celebration Event on October 1, 2016. We invite you to join us at the Historic Everson Ranch for our open house tours and special Harvest Dinner Concert & Dance. Register now online. Tickets for the dinner and concert are $50 per adult, $25 for minors aged 13-17 and there is no extra charge for kids under 12. All kids and minors must be accompanied by an adult.

This has been such a great year at the ranch with many long term projects being completed and new facilities and gardens opening for use. It’s time to celebrate! Everyone’s invited. Let’s enjoy a fun social time together with good food, music and dance.

Ranch tours will be available throughout the day, visit the animals, the community garden and hike to the Everson Reservoir.

Farm to Table Harvest Dinner will be catered by RustingRam Catering!  Menu to include a variety of our free range grass-fed beef, pig and goat meat along with our farm raised organic salad greens, rosemary roasted potatoes, roasted beets, garden veggies and grilled squash medley, and from the valley, quiona salad.  Beer from our new local brewer, Crestone Brewing Company & Elevation Brewery and wine from Vino Salida included as well.

The Concert and Dance promises a special treat featuring a wonderful trio led by Sandra Wong playing violin and the Swedish stringed instrument the nyckelharpa, multi-instrumentalist Andy Reiner and tabla hand drum player Steve Bross providing a variety of bluegrass, old time tunes and other special musical sounds for our listening and dancing enjoyment.  We'll be gathering for dinner around 3:45 pm,  with drinks and musical entertainment by the valley's own Sweet Radish. Plan on arriving early.

A beautiful early fall afternoon/evening at the ranch. What could be better? We invite you to join us for this special celebration. See you there.

All proceeds go to support Orient Land Trust.  Thank you to our sponsors: RustingRam Catering, J&J Rentals and Crestone Brewing Co, Vino Salida and Elevation Brewery.

Buy Your Tickets Now


Gathering and Drinks with Music by Sweet Radish 3:45 pm
Dinner Begins At 4 PM
Main Concert and Dance with Sandra Wong and Friends 
4:45 to 6:30


Last modified on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 11:21

For the education, enjoyment, and well-being of current and future generations, Orient Land Trust: 
promotes a positive clothing-optional experience at all properties including Valley View Hot Springs, Orient Mine and Everson Ranch;
preserves the viewshed, including land acquisition; 
protects natural, wild, agricultural, and historic resources, in the northern San Luis Valley.