Ranger Jennifer Speaks: FEBRUARY MUSTER SCHEDULE

* M I L I T I A   M U S T E R *

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Colonial Skills & Trades

 

F e b r u a r y    18 & 19   S y c a m o r e  S h o a l s  S t a t e  H i s t o r i c  A r e a

 

Visit Fort Watauga and step into a colorful Revolutionary world. Walk among settlers who share our past through talks, skits, and demonstrations of 18th century life. Come and learn about the daily tasks and trades that make a frontier settlement thrive!

 

Saturday, February 18th                                       Sunday, February 19th

10:00 – Militia Inspection & Raising the Colours         10:00 – Raising the Colours

12:00 – Artillery Demonstration                                  11:00 – Worship Service

2:00 – Militia Drill or Skirmish                                    12:00 – Artillery Demonstration

3:00 – Artillery Demonstration                                    1:00 – Militia Drill or Skirmish

4:00 – Retiring the Colours, Event Closed                   2:30 – Artillery Demonstration

Join us tomorrow  …….                                  3:00 – Retiring the Colours, Event Closed

Activities Throughout the Weekend Include…

Militia Drill & Training – Animal Husbandry – Chair Caning – Pine Needle Baskets – Natural Dyeing – Sewing – Leather Work – Scrimshaw – Open Hearth Cooking – Daily Frontier Life – Flintlock Rifle & Musket Firing – Tavern Life

 

 

 

This Event is Sponsored by:

The Washington County Regiment of North Carolina Militia For more information about other exciting living history events call

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area at

423-543-5808

 

or visit us on the web at

 

www.sycamoreshoalstn.org

www.washingtoncountyregiment.wordpress.com

www.tnstateparks.com/SycamoreShoals/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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