The Gathering at Macktown - Historical Reenactment, 1650-1850
April 26, 2014 - April 27, 2014
Times: Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-4:00pm
Take a step back in time to experience American frontier life and Native American cultures of the 1650s through 1850s. Meet traders, trappers, voyageurs, and Native Americans. There will be food and mercantile vendors, demonstrations, militia maneuvers and skirmishes. Tour historic buildings on...
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