Tavern Night, Fort Loudoun

Tavern Night, Fort Loudoun

Saturday October 1st & 22nd, 2022 * 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Enjoy a fun filled evening at Tavern Night.
Axe throwing, games, music and more.
Bring a date and/or friends and spend a candle lit evening enjoying the evening pastimes of the 18th Century.
his event is FREE and includes complementary beverages and food refreshments.
Great music by Forbes Road Frolic!
1720 N Brooklyn Rd. Fort Loudon, PA 

 

Fun Day at the Stewart House, Shippensburg, PA

Fun Day at the Stewart House, Shippensburg, PA

Saturday September 17th, 2022 * 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Join us as our organization is turning 77 years old.
For our birthday, we’ll be having tours of the Dr. Alexander Stewart house located at 52 West King Street in historic downtown Shippensburg.
While you’re here, check at our exhibits.
Visit our living history area where we’ll be demonstrating in our summer kitchen at the Ole Crow’s Nest.
Learn about the origins of some of our favorite food that we enjoy today, as we use the techniques of the 18th and 19th century.
We’ll have our blacksmith shop open for visitation too!
Or maybe you’ll want to participate in a family game in our backyard.
Learn about some of the games that were played for the last three centuries from 1700s tavern games to 1800s cricket, and 1900s croquet.
This day is filled with lots of fun and something for everyone!
This event is free, but donations are strongly encouraged.
Also, learn about how to become a member of the Shippensburg Historical Society and how your membership supports us.

 

Fort Loudoun Market Fair

Fort Loudoun Market Fair

The Fort Loudoun Market Fair is set for June 24-26. Connect to 18th century history and experience more than sixty demonstrating artisans plus a flintlock match. Adult Admission is $5 and 17 and under are free.

There is something for everyone: artisanal food, games for children, speakers on a variety of period topics, early American & Celtic music, Faire Wynds Circus. It is fun for the whole family!

Location: Fort Loudoun Historic Site, 1720 N. Brooklyn Road, Fort Loudon, PA 17224

Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4

Fort Loudoun Market Fair, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Fort Loudoun Market Fair, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Friday June 24th, Saturday June 25th, & Sunday June 26th, 2022 * 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Experience the sights and sounds of an 18th Century Market Fair that features over 50 18th Century artisans, an encampment, demonstrations, artisanal food, a blanket trader, flea market, early American and Celtic music, and
the Faire Wynd’s Circus.
Cost: $5 per adult (17 and under free)
More information on artisans, entertainment, etc. to follow.
Interested artisans, contact: whitehistoricart@comcast.net
18th Century Campers, inquire to: history@fortloudounpa.com
Download the camper registration
Vikings, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Vikings, Fort Loudoun Historic Site

Saturday February 19th, 2022 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Vikings Return!
Fort Loudoun will host Njörðr’s Wanderers, as the Fort transforms itself from the 18th century to the 9th century.
Talk with warriors and villagers from the Viking Age as they survive the winter and plan for voyages and glory.
Fort Loudoun Historic Site
1720 N Brooklyn Rd, Fort Loudon, PA 17224