Throughout the year the Nederland Area Historical Society holds fundraisers to raise money for projects and educational/historical programs with the aim to preserve and share the history of the area. The steam shovel is operated on certain dates throughout the season. Please call 303.258.0567 for more information on Bucyrus operation and other special events.
The Society holds regular member meetings the first Wednesday of every month at 7pm usually at the Mining Museum in Nederland.
The largest event is the Annual Miners' Days held the last weekend in July. Mining competitions for all levels, gold panning and children's events and an arts and crafts fair.