Founder's Day Weekend

Date: 
Sat, 07/20/2019 (All day) - Sun, 07/21/2019 (All day)
Event Specifics: 

Fort de la Presentation -- Founder's Weekend -- Every year during the third weekend in July visit the historic site of Fort de la Presentaion for the re-enactment of the French and Indian War.  the mid-1700's come to life with land and water battles on the scenic St. Lawrence River in Ogdensburg!  

This s a two-day, family-friendly event -- visit the encampments of the French, British, and Native American forces.  Learn about Colonial life.  Participate in children's muster, games and activities.  Enjoy historic talks, demonstrations, displays and vendors.

Visit our website at www.fort1749.org for other great information on our other events like the War of 1812 Battle of Ogdensburg in February and the Primitive Snowshoe Biathlon in March!

The mission of Fort La Presentation Association, a not-for-profit corporation, is to sponsor or benefit the historically accurate reconstruction of Fort de la Presentation in close proximity to the original site, and to administrer an ongoing presence.