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The Old Fort: Siege of Fort Wayne 1812

  • Is this a Free Event? Yes
  • Venue: The Old Fort
  • Dates:
    June 9, 2018
    June 10, 2018
  • Admission: All of our events are open to the public during the hours listed. Unless specifically noted, all events are free. Donations are gratefully accepted!
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2018-06-09 2018-06-10 The Old Fort: Siege of Fort Wayne 1812 <p><strong>Siege of Ft. Wayne &#8211; 1812</strong><br /><br />Date: June 9th thru June 10th, 2018<br /><br />Hours:<br />Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm<br />Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm<br /><br />The city of Fort Wayne played a critical role in our country’s history. This weekend, the Old Fort will recreate the events of the historic Siege of Fort Wayne during the War of 1812. The clash of American forces against the Natives, sponsored by the British, decided the fate of the last US outpost on the frontier. Had Fort Wayne fallen, Great Britain would have controlled the entire western border of the United States. The weekend will include battle reenactments, period artisans, demonstrations, and children’s activities.<br /><br />All of our events are open to the public during the hours listed. Unless specifically noted, all events are free. Donations are gratefully accepted!</p> Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Siege of Ft. Wayne – 1812

Date: June 9th thru June 10th, 2018

Hours:
Saturday: 10:00am–6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm

The city of Fort Wayne played a critical role in our country’s history. This weekend, the Old Fort will recreate the events of the historic Siege of Fort Wayne during the War of 1812. The clash of American forces against the Natives, sponsored by the British, decided the fate of the last US outpost on the frontier. Had Fort Wayne fallen, Great Britain would have controlled the entire western border of the United States. The weekend will include battle reenactments, period artisans, demonstrations, and children’s activities.

All of our events are open to the public during the hours listed. Unless specifically noted, all events are free. Donations are gratefully accepted!

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