Step back in time during one of the largest Revolutionary War re-enactments in the region!

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Add to Calendar 05/05/2018 09:00:00 05/06/2018 17:00:00 America/Rio_Branco Revolutionary War Weekend

Step back in time during one of the largest Revolutionary War re-enactments in the region!

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Watch hundreds of Continentals, Redcoats, Hessians, cannon, and cavalry in action on the estate. Throughout the weekend, learn more about life in the 18th century, discuss military techniques, and watch battle re-enactments. Wander through the encampment and meet the soldiers. This family-friendly event features a youth muster on the bowling green and even meeting General Washington!

On the bowling green, walk through replicas of General Washington's Campaign Tents on loan from the Museum of the American Revolution. 

Concessions from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant will be available on-site.

Revolutionary War Weekend takes place rain or shine.

Schedule of Events

Schedule is subject to change.

Time Event Location
10-10:30AM Drilling Demonstration Bowling Green
10:30-11:30AM Meet General Washington Bowling Green
10:30-11:30AM Military Mapmaking & Surveying Demonstration Bowling Green
11AM-2PM Camp Laundry Demonstrations 12-Acre Field
11-11:30AM 18th-Century Dancing Upper Garden
11:30AM-12PM Revolutionary War Battle Reenactment 12-Acre Field
12-1PM Medicine of the Revolution Bowling Green
12:30-3:30PM Greet Lady Washington Interpretive Center
1-2PM Military Mapmaking & Surveying Demonstration Bowling Green
1-2PM People of the Army Bowling Green
Saturday: 1:30-2PM
Sunday: 1:30-1:45PM
Youth Muster Bowling Green
1:45-2:30PM (Sunday only) General Washington and Marquis de Lafayette Encampment Meeting Bowling Green
2-2:30PM (Saturday only) Military Music Performance Bowling Green
2:30-2:45PM Formation and Troop Inspection by General Washington Bowling Green
3-3:30PM Revolutionary Battle Reenactment 12-Acre Field
4-4:30PM Medicine of the Revolution Bowling Green
4-5PM Meet General Washington Bowling Green

Participating Units

Allied Forces Crown Forces
1st Delaware Regiment
1st Maryland Regiment
1st New Jersey Regiment
1st Pennsylvania Regiment
1st Virginia Regiment
1st Regiment Light Dragoons
1st Regiment Light Dragoons, 5th Troop
2nd New Jersey Regiment, Helm's Coy
2nd Virginia Regiment
3rd Continental Light Dragoons, Capt. Baylor's Troop
3rd Pennsylvania Regiment, Light Infantry Company
4th Connecticut Regiment
5th New York Regiment
5th Pennsylvania Regiment
6th North Carolina Regiment
7th Virginia Regiment
9th Pennsylvania Regiment, Light Infantry Company
24th Connecticut Militia Regiment
Department of Geographers
First Continental Regiment of Foot
Fixed Regiment of Spanish Louisiana Artillery
Kingsbury's Artillery
Legionary Corps, O'Kelley
New Jersey Light Infantry
Pennsylvania State Regiment/Donegal Rifles
South Carolina Militia
The German Regiment
Von Heers Dragoons
1st Battalion, New Jersey Volunteers
2nd Anspach Jager Company, von Roder
3rd Battalion, Royal Artillery, Coy T
4th Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Artillery, Co. W.
4th Company Brigade of Guards
7th Royal Fusiliers, Lt. L'estrange's Company
17th Regiment
42nd Regiment of Food, Grenadier Coy
64th Regiment of Foot
71st Regiment, Captain Sutherland's 2nd Company
76th Regiment, MacDonald's Highlanders
84th Regiment of Foot, Royal Highland Emmigrants
Captain Bull's War Party
Claus' Rangers
Hessian Guard
Hessian Regiment von Huyn
His Majesty's Detached Hospital
His Majesty's Marines
Intanterie Regiment von Donop
Queen's Own Loyal Virginia Regiment
Regiment von Bose
Royal Welch Fusiliers in America

Burnley & Trowbridge
Crown Point Bread Co.
From Common Hands Studio
G. Gedney Godwin
Herb & Vine
K. Walters at the Sign of the Gray Horse
White Historic Art

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