War of 1812 Encampment at Old Fort Niagara
Saturday 2nd Sep, 2017 → Sunday 3rd Sep, 2017
Old Fort NiagaraYoungstown, NY 14174-0169
Experience the surprise British attack on Fort Niagara that took place on December 19, 1813. Tactical and weapons demonstrations from the War of 1812 with unique Saturday evening battle. Family friendly with hands-on, living history activities.
During the day on Saturday and Sunday, staff and regional reenactors will present living-history demonstrations, including: daily battle re-enactments at 2:30 p.m.; kids' games and recruiting programs; a display of surgical instruments; military music; artillery firings; and soldier's life activities.
The Saturday evening activities and night battle are unique to this event and the fort remains open late. Admissions into the fort for this program will end at 7 p.m. when the doors will be closed to incoming and outgoing visitors until about 9 p.m. to ensure visitor safety.
Click for the full schedule: https://www.oldfortniagara.org/event/100097/war-of-1812-encampment