Friday, Oct. 13
Colonial Kingston "Committee of Safety" meeting at the historic Persen House Museum
Saturday, Oct. 14
Landing of British Troops at Kingston Point
Sunday, Oct. 15
'Battle of Upper Forsyth Park' tactical demonstration showing American and British troops battle
On October 13, 14 and 15th 2017, various re-enactments will take place throughout Kingston, recreating scenes that happened 240 years ago during the American Revolutionary War. Open and free to the public, visitors may witness street battles, view British military camps, exhibits and historical recreations, tour original colonial-era stone houses, and dance at a costume ball. There is also the charming City of Kingston to enjoy which offers numerous museums, restaurants, art galleries, shopping, live music and recreation
In addition to re-enactors and local volunteers, visitors are encouraged to join in on the fun by dressing in colonial costumes while visiting. And lastly, visitors that weekend should be sure to bring their "Loyalty Papers" or the Redcoats may detain you….! Kingston – Historic is just our beginning!