A Winter Militia Muster


with the

Washington County, North Carolina Militia

F e b r u a r y    4 & 5

Visit Fort Watauga and step into a colorful Revolutionary world. Walk among living historians who share our past through talks, displays, and demonstrations of 18th century life. Come and learn about the frontier militia and the part they played during the War for Independence!

Saturday, February 4th                                                   

10:00 – Militia Inspection & Raising the Colors

11:30 – Artillery Demonstration

1:00 – Militia Drill/Tactical Demonstration

2:00 – Artillery Demonstration

3:30 – Militia Drill

4:00 – Retiring the Colors, Event Closed

Join us tomorrow

Sunday, February 5th

10:00 – Raising the Colours

11:00 – Worship Service

1:00 – Artillery Demonstration

2:00 – Militia Drill/Tactical Demo

3:00 – Retiring the Colors, Event Closed

**SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR CANCELLATION WITHOUT NOTICE**

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE WEATHER DEPENDANT

 

Activities Throughout the Weekend Include…

Open Hearth Cooking – Militia Drill & Training – An 18th Century Publick House

Artillery Firing Demonstrations – Storytelling – Hand Sewing – Flintlock Rifle & Musket Firing and Much More

 

 

 

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