Wethersfield Revolutionary War Encampment

May 25, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum
211 Main St
Wethersfield, CT 06109

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 25, 2018, 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/

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