Christmas at the Empire Ranch, December 10, 2022

On the second Saturday in December we enjoy welcoming guests to the festively decorated Empire Ranch House  for a bit of holiday cheer and some fun shopping.   Over 400 excited visitors attended  2021 Christmas at the Empire Ranch event on December 11, 2021.  

Save the Date for the 2022 Christmas at the Empire Ranch Event

Saturday, December 10, 2022


Saturday, December 11, 2021

10 am to 2 pm



Chuckwagon Lunch–served by EZ Cattle Company Cow Camp Cafe’ Chuck Wagon Catering starting at 11 am

$20 a plate. Carne asada, chicken or vegetarian option with  beans and a vegetable.

Trail Rides

Take a 45-minute trail ride through the lush rolling hills and wide open spaces surrounding Empire Ranch Headquarters.  Rides depart at 10:15, 11:15, 12:15, or 1:15.

Ride is $40. Riders must be age 8 or older; a parent/guardian must ride with children under 18 years of age. Spaces are limited and may not be available the day of the event.

Christmas Goat Yoga

Starting at 11 am, $25. Petting zoo with Christmas goats to follow yoga class.

All Day Activities

Share your wish list with Santa

Docent Tours at 10:30, 11:30, 12:30–meet at the Visitor Contact Station

Silent Auction & Raffle

Make and Take Ornaments

Enjoy cookies and candies provided by ERF Board members and volunteers, coffee and other seasonal beverages

Visit the ERF Outreach Tent and our Vendors & Non-Profit Partners along the drive on the west side of the Ranch House:


$10 parking donation per vehicle requested