Warrior Run-Fort Freeland Heritage Days

History & Heritage

October 5, 2019 to October 6, 2019

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Hower-Slote House and Farm

 

 

Enjoy two full days of colonial foods, demonstrations, crafts, and lectures that will help visitors of all ages better understand the lives of the early settlers in the Warrior Run area.

There is something for everyone during the Annual Heritage Days Celebration.

Hours

  • Saturday & Sunday: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Admission Rates

Adults-$6 | Students-$2
Children Under 5 – FREE


October 5-6, 2019

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5
9:30 AM to 5:00 PM – All Day Events
• Apprentice Demonstrations by Apprentice Master Program
• Butchering with John Marr, Bill Hartman and other volunteers (meat orders are taken starting at 9:30 AM)
• Native American Village by Southern Woodland Indian Loyal Confederacy
• Hand Hewn log home building, music and culture – Randy, Josey and Levi Brendle
• Revolutionary Clothing Display by Rebecca Ermisch
• Revolutionary Encampment by the Fort Augusta Regiment
• Bob Gutheinz strolling music and instruction (11:00 AM – 4:00 PM)
10:00 AM – Wooden Wheel Tire Setting with Bradd Mertz
10:30 AM – Herb Gardening at the Herb Garden by Vicki Egli
11:00 AM – History Fort Freeland, Fort Freeland Battle Reenactment by Roger Swartz and Fort Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen
1:30 PM – Herb Gardening at the Herb Garden by Vicki Egli
2:00 PM – History Fort Freeland, Fort Freeland Battle Reenactment by Roger Swartz and Fort Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen
2:30 PM – Wooden Wheel Tire Setting with Bradd Mertz
4:30 PM – Parade of Apprentices by Apprentice Master Program
5:00 PM – Lowering of the Flag by Ft Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen  
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6
9:30 AM – Church Service with Civil War Era Sermon *Warrior Run Church* (Rev. Paul Smith as Rev. Billy Sunday)
11:00 AM – Raising of the Flag by the Fort Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM – All Day Events
• Apprentice Demonstrations by Apprentice Master Program
• Native American Village by Southern Woodland Indian Loyal Confederacy
• Hand Hewn log home building, music and culture – Randy, Josey and Levi Brendle
• Revolutionary Clothing Display by Rebecca Ermisch
• Revolutionary Encampment by the Fort Augusta Regiment
• Bob Gutheinz strolling music and instruction (11:00 AM – 4:00 PM)
• North Central Chapter 8 Society for Pennsylvania Archeology Dig – Andrea Campbell
11:30 AM – Herb Gardening at the Herb Garden with Vicki Egli
12:00 PM – Wooden Wheel Tire Setting by Bradd Mertz
1:00 PM – History Fort Freeland, Fort Freeland Battle Reenactment by Roger Swartz and Ft Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen
2:00 PM – Wooden Wheel Tire Setting by Bradd Mertz
2:30 PM – Herb Gardening at the Herb Garden by Vicki Egli
3:00 PM – Auction to Benefit the Apprentice Program with Auctioneer David Weaver
4:30 PM – Parade of Apprentices by Apprentice Master Program
5:00 PM – Lowering of the Flag by Ft Freeland Co of Independent Riflemen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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