Entries by Gretchen Cope

Frontier Harvest Festival

  The Frontier Harvest Festival at the Wilderness Road Blockhouse will be held next Saturday October 28 at Natural Tunnel State Park in Duffield, VA. Period-dressed reenactors will be providing various demonstrations from 1-5pm all across the grounds of the Blockhouse. This is a free event! Don’t miss out!

Schedule of Events for the Frontier Muster and Trade Faire

Saturday, April 29 10:00 a.m.            SAR Wreath Laying Ceremony 10:30 a.m.            The Scots-Irish in Revolutionary America (Visitor Center) 11:00 a.m.            Horseback Riders Headed for Kentucky (Blockhouse Area) 11:30 a.m.            Tory-Patriot Skirmish (Blockhouse Area) 1:00 p.m.              Slave Narrative: Jane’s Story (Dog Trot by Blacksmith Shop) 1:30 p.m.              Cherokee Language Workshop (Micah Swimmer) 2:30 p.m.              Kids Militia […]

Demonstrations at the Frontier Muster and Trade Faire

The Frontier Muster and Trade Faire will be held at the Wilderness Road Blockhouse at Natural Tunnel State Park on Saturday April 29 from 10-5 and Sunday April 30 from 10-3. Demonstrations will include fire-starting, flax processing, cooking, salt-making, tanning, 18th century games, and much more. And with all the English loyalists running around there […]