Founders Day Weekend

Date: 
Sat, 07/16/2016 - 10:00am - Sun, 07/17/2016 - 10:00am
Location: 
Van Rensselaer (Lighthouse) Point, Ogdensburg NY 13669
Event Specifics: 

Founder’s Weekend re-enactment and colonial trade fair on Van Rensselaer (Lighthouse) Point is a commemoration of Ogdensburg’s French colonial roots. The weekend is a colorful tribute to the founding of Fort de La Présentation in 1749 through to the end of the French period in 1760 with the Battle of the Thousand Islands, which was the last battle of the French and Indian War.

 

Colonial trades, Camp life, Drills, Demonstrations and Exhibits throughout the weekend.Scavenger Hunt for kids

Sat July 16 10-5pm    Sun July 17 10-2:30pm

Admission: Adults $7.00  Military ID $4.00   Youth ages thru 6 to 16 $2.00   Youth 5 and under FREE

Youth 16 and under free when accompanied by a paid Adult on Sunday

http://www.fort1749.org/founders-day/