March 13th Fri – Saxe Middle school Colonial Day- 468 South Ave New Canaan CT 7-3pm
School show where we set up stations for kids to go thru.
April 4th-5th – B.A.R. School of Instruction- Fort Adams 90 Fort Adams Dr , Newport RI 9am
Drills, and seminars on various 18th Century topics, Dinner and tour of Newport. Sunday out by 3pm
April 18th – BattleRoad/ Parker’s Revenge- Minuteman Visitor Center RT2a Lexington Ma. 11am to 5pm
Take part in where it all started either as Brit Marine, or Ma Militiaman. Strict clothing standards
Wethersfield Revolutionary War Encampment
Memorial Day weekend begins with a bang at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum Revolutionary War Encampment. The fun begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2020, at 211 Main St., following the Wethersfield Memorial Day parade, and lasts until 4 p.m.
During the WDS Revolutionary War Encampment, visitors can interact closely with the 5th Connecticut Regiment in full colonial dress, and enjoy entertaining demonstrations of 18th-century medicine, open-fire cookery, camp life, marching and musket firing and music. At 1 p.m. there will be a skirmish with a dashing band of British redcoats. Children are invited to learn to march and perform drills with wooden “muskets.” The ever-popular Big Bear Trading Company will be present with reproduction 18 and 19th-century wares for soldiers and civilians alike.
For more information, please visit: https://webb-deane-stevens.org/
June 6/7- Battle at Waters Farm – Water’s Farm, 53 Waters Rd, Sutton MA. Sat Morn set up 8am
120 acre farm, dug camp kitchens, cooking contest all time periods welcome. Any dress.
The 5CR will be on hand to help start off the runners at the annual running race through Putnam Park. Come out and run, or help cheer on the runners, and pose for photos with the regiment. Then stay on for food, beverages, fireworks and fun.
NEW EVENT TIME: 5CR will be on site at 5pm. First race starts at 6pm.
July 4th- Keeler Tavern- Watermelon/Colonial Fest
132 Main St. Ridgefield CT 10am -4pm
Free watermelon, reading of the Declaration of Independence and drills and demos
The annual “DON’T MISS THIS ONE” event!
One of the biggest events in New England lots or demos, drills, skirmishes all weekend long
Redcoats & Rebels at Old Sturbridge Village.
Aug 1-2 – Old Sturbridge Village Sturbridge MA
Friday 2pm set up 5pm, Sunday teardown
For more details, please visit https://www.osv.org/
Aug 15-16- BAR National event
Battle of Walloomsac — Bennington Battlefield, Walloomsac, NY
BAR and CL National event. Reenactors dress is NH MA militia, similar standards to Battle road , 3 battles
For more information on Bennington Battlefield, please visit: https://parks.ny.gov/historic-sites/12/sitedescription.aspx
Old Newgate Prison. A national historic landmark. Ruins of prison. Abandoned tunnels of old copper mine.
Saturday, Aug 29th – Escape from Old Newgate
Old NewGate Prison East Granby CT Sat Morning 8am on
Fun day of Demos and escaping prisoners.